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Published by Canadian Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis in [Ottawa] .
Written in English


  • Dwellings -- Heating and ventilation.,
  • Ventilation.

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Edition Notes

SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 87099
ContributionsCanadian Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (10 fr.)
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18739318M
ISBN 10066587099X

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