Waterloo Township through two centuries by Elizabeth Bloomfield

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Published by Waterloo Historical Society in Kitchener, Ont .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Waterloo (Ont. : Township) -- History.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 423-450) and index.

Book details

StatementElizabeth Bloomfield.
ContributionsWaterloo Historical Society (Ont.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1059.5.W27 B58 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 466 p. :
Number of Pages466
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17987852M
ISBN 100969971923
LC Control Number2006389647
OCLC/WorldCa61427597

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Waterloo Township disappeared during the formation of the Regional Municipality of Waterloo in ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, pages: illustrations, maps (some color) ; 31 cm: Contents: Setting the stage --First era, pioneers --A fine and fruitful country --Law and order on the margins --Families and communities --Second era.

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