The past is before us collected readings from the first twenty-five years of the Belfast Historical Society newsletter "The recaller"

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Published by Belfast Historical Society in [Belfast, P.E.I.] .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Belfast (P.E.I.)

Subjects:

  • Belfast (P.E.I.) -- History -- Anecdotes.,
  • Belfast (P.E.I.) -- Biography.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

Other titlesRecaller (Belfast, P.E.I.)
Statementedited by Eliza Gillis, Viola Gillis, Linda Jean Nicholson MacKenzie.
GenreAnecdotes., Biography.
ContributionsGillis, Eliza., Gillis, Viola, MacKenzie, Linda Jean Nicholson., Belfast Historical Society (P.E.I.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1049.5.B45 P37 2002
The Physical Object
Pagination151 p. :
Number of Pages151
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3754102M
ISBN 100968558607
LC Control Number2003446812
OCLC/WorldCa50712439

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