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Alpine flora of the Canadian Rocky Mountains.

by Stewardson Brown

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Published by G. P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Botany -- Rocky Mountains,
  • Mountain plants -- Rocky Mountains

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIllustrated with water-colour drawings and photographs by Mrs. Charles Schäffer.
    ContributionsEdwards, Gwladys., Guild of Women Binders (Great Britain)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxix, 353 p.
    Number of Pages353
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23271599M

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The Canadian Rockies (French: Rocheuses canadiennes) or Canadian Rocky Mountains comprise both the Alberta Rockies and the B.C. Rockies in the Canadian segment of the North American Rocky are the eastern part of the North American Cordillera, which is a system of multiple ranges of mountains which runs from the Prairies to the Pacific Coast.

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