Aboriginal GIS

revitalizing traditional native culture with geographical information systems : a national conference and trade show : April 7 and 8, 1998, Metro Toronto Convention Centre

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Edition Notes

Other titlesNational conference and trade show, Revitalizing traditional native culture with geographical information systems
Statementpresented by Native Investment & Trade Association (NITA) ; sponsored by Geomatics Canada.
ContributionsGeomatics Canada., Geoscience Information Society. Meeting, Native Investment & Trade Association.
LC ClassificationsG70.215.C2 A26 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18540587M
ISBN 101896047432

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