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|Statement||edited by K. Victor Ujimoto and Josephine Naidoo.|
|Contributions||Ujimoto, K. Victor, 1935-, Naidoo, Josephine.|
|LC Classifications||F1035.O6 A85 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ii, 202 p. :|
|Number of Pages||202|
|LC Control Number||86182950|
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Asian Canadians: aspects of social change: selections from the proceedings, Asian Canadian Symposium VI, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, June 6 to 8, / edited by K. Victor Ujimoto and Josephine Naidoo.
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