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Catalogue du centre de ressources sur le langage clair et simple by Canada. Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada. Departmental Library.

Publisher: Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada] in [Ottawa

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  • Law -- Canada -- Language -- Bibliography,
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Edition Notes

Other titlesCatalogue du centre de ressources sur le langage clair et simple.
StatementPlain Language Resource Centre. Departmental Library. Multiculturalism and Citizenship Canada.
ContributionsCanadian Legal Information Centre. Plain Language Centre.
The Physical Object
Pagination69 p. ;
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19015109M

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