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Single-industry forestry communities a national and regional (northern Ontario) profile by J. H. Smyth

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Published by Great Lakes Forestry Centre in [Sault Ste. Marie, Ont.] .
Written in English


  • Forest products industry -- Canada -- Statistics.,
  • Forest products industry -- Ontario -- Statistics.,
  • Resource-based communities -- Ontario -- Statistics.

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Edition Notes

StatementJ.H. Smyth, M. Rodrigue and N. Pharand.
SeriesInformation report -- 0-X-390., Information report (Great Lakes Forestry Centre) -- O-X-390.
ContributionsRodrigue, M., Pharand, Nicole L., Great Lakes Forestry Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination18, [3] p. :
Number of Pages18
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14378371M
ISBN 100662166205
LC Control Number95700854

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