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Some great idea : good neighbourhoods, crazy politics and the invention of Toronto

Author: Edward Keenan
Publisher: Toronto, ON : Coach House Books, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Traces how Toronto has grown and reinvented itself in the fifteen years since amalgamation and under three very different mayors.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Keenan, Edward, 1973-
Some great idea.
Toronto : Coach House Books, ©2013
(CaOONL)20129081205
Named Person: Rob Ford; Rob Ford; Rob Ford
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Keenan
ISBN: 9781552452660 1552452662 9781770563261 1770563261
OCLC Number: 822645835
Description: 175 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Edward Keenan.

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