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Watch-fires on the mountains

Margaret M. Street

Watch-fires on the mountains

the life and writing of Ethel Johns

by Margaret M. Street

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Published by University of Toronto Press in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Johns, Ethel.,
    • Nursing -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [307]-317.

      Statement[by] Margaret M. Street.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRT37.J55 S84
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 336 p.
      Number of Pages336
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5313250M
      ISBN 100802019870
      LC Control Number72098026

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