history book of the Sikhs in Canada and California by Mahinder Singh Dhillon

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Published by Shromani Akali Dal Association of Canada in Vancouver, B.C .

Written in English

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  • Sikhs -- Canada -- History,
  • Sikhs -- California -- History

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementMahinder Singh Dhillon.
LC ClassificationsF5032S5 D5 1981
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 519 p., [45] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages519
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19889872M

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