Climatic maps of the Prairie Provinces for agriculture
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Published by Dept. of Transport, Meteorological Branch in Toronto .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Prairie Provinces

Subjects:

  • Prairie Provinces -- Climate -- Maps.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby G. A. McKay.
SeriesClimatological studies,, no. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQC985 .C5 no. 1, QC985.5.P7 .C5 no. 1
The Physical Object
Pagination[3] p., 17 charts.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5112144M
LC Control Number74184740

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