Tariff reforms, freer trade, reduced taxation
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Published by s.n. in [Toronto? .
Written in English


  • Canada. -- Parliament -- Elections, 1896.,
  • Canada -- Politics and government -- 1867-1896.

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Edition Notes

SeriesFacts for the people -- no. 3
ContributionsOntario Liberal Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (13 fr.).
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19139103M
ISBN 10066511463X

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