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Unique refugees

Rose Fine-Meyer

Unique refugees

the sponsorship and resettlement of Vietnamese "Boat People" in Ontario, 1978-1980

by Rose Fine-Meyer

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Refugees.,
  • Emigration and immigration law -- Canada.,
  • Refugees -- Government policy -- Canada.,
  • Refugees -- Vietnam -- Public welfare.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Rose Fine-Meyer.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 161 leaves.
    Number of Pages161
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20352974M
    ISBN 100612688321

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