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Louisbourg heritage from ruins to reconstruction by Terrence D. MacLean

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Published by University College of Cape Breton Press in Sydney, N.S .
Written in English



  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site (N.S.),
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Louisbourg.


  • Historic sites -- Conservation and restoration -- Nova Scotia -- Louisbourg.,
  • Historic preservation -- Nova Scotia -- Louisbourg.,
  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site (N.S.) -- History.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 149-169).

StatementTerry MacLean.
LC ClassificationsF1039.5.L8 M33 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination170 p. :
Number of Pages170
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL554605M
ISBN 100920336620
LC Control Number96136787

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