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Caribbean community in Toronto by P. R. W. Kendall

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Published by Dept. of Public Health in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Caribbean Canadians -- Health and Hygiene -- Ontario -- Toronto.,
  • Caribbean Canadians -- Ontario -- Toronto -- Social life and customs.,
  • Caribbean Canadians -- Ontario -- Toronto.

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Edition Notes

StatementP.R.W. Kendall.
SeriesEthnocultural and health profile of communities in Toronto -- no. 5
ContributionsToronto (Ont.). Dept. of Public Health. Health Promotion and Advocacy Section.
LC ClassificationsRA450.C34 K454 1989
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18438091M

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