By their bootstraps

a history of the credit union movement in Saskatchewan
  • 270 Pages
  • 1.85 MB
  • English
Clarke, Irwin , Toronto
Banks and banking, Cooperative -- Saskatc



Statement[by] Muriel Clements.
LC ClassificationsHG2039.C22 S34
The Physical Object
Pagination[15], 270 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6016196M
LC Control Number66073918

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