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1 ADAMS, Peter Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as a Sovereign Polar Nation
Cover to Cover Publication Services, Peterborough, Ontario, 2007, ISBN:9780978436803 
ADAMS, Peter. Trent, McGill and the North : A Story of Canada's Growth as aSovereign Polar Nation. (Peterborough, Ontario) : Cover to Cover Publicati on Services, (2007). First Edition. Pp (16),17- 221,(3) + 24-page centre section of colour photographs. Double column. 8vo, illustrated cardcovers, with blue spine. Contents : Chapter 1. McGill and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (To M cGill and Axel Heiberg; Axel Heiberg Island and the McGill Expeditions; The Reconnaissance Year, 1959; The Foundation Years, 1960 and 1961; Life and W ork on the Glaciers; Place Names, Personal Life and Budge Crawley). Chapter 2. McGill and Schefferville/Knob Lake, Qu6bec-Labrador (From AxelHeiberg to Schefferville/Knob Lake; Schefferville, the McGill Lab. and the Quebec-Labrador Peninsula; Life and Work at the McGill Lab; The Cycle of L ife at the Lab: Summer, new arrivals, training projects; Fall and w inter, research projects; Social and fam ily; Spring then sum m er again; Studentsand staff, m id-1960s; The M cGill Lab, Som e Comments). Chapter 3. Trent University, the Kawarthas of Ontario, and Qu6bec-Labrador (From McGill to Trent; Trent University, Geography and Northern Studies; W inter and Northern Field W ork at Trent; Trent W inter Field Trips to QuBbec-Labrador; Student Field Research at Trent: The Kawarthas and QuBbec-Labrador; The CanadianExploration Group; Northern Studies in Canada and at Trent. Chapter 4. Tre nt and Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut (Fritz Muller and Axel Heiberg Island; Return to Axel Heiberg Island; Trent Research on Axel Heiberg). Chapter 5. The Research, Axel Heiberg, Qu6bec-Labrador and the Kawartha Lakes: Trent &McGill (Introduction; The Legacy of Fritz MOller and the McGill Axel Heibe rg Expeditions; Glacier Research, Axel Heiberg Island; Lake Ice and Snow Cover Research, Quebec-Labrador, the Kawarthas and Axel Heiberg; Lake Ice Research; Winter Limnology; Snow Pack Research; Lake and Snow Pack Research onAxel Heiburg Island; McGill's Two Field Stations). Chapter 6. Reflection, Personal, Presumptuous and Political on Canada's Progress as a Sovereign Polar Nation (Personal: Fam ily and University; Presumptuousness?; Political:Experience as the MPP and MP for Peterborough; The Evolution of Canada's C apacity as a Sovereign Polar Nation). Supplemental Endnotes: No. 1 Exploration and Sovereignty of the Queen Elizabeth Islands, Nunavut, formerly the Northwest Territories (NWT) of Canada. No. 2 Examples of McGill's Roles in Arctic Research. No. 3 Summary Evolution of Research in Northern Canada, post-WWII. No. 4 Expedition Design, Management, Logistics, Food and "First Ascents". No. 5 References on the Evolution of Northern Studies in Canada, Including the Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies (ACUNS), the Canadian Polar Commission, the University of the Arctic, and the Northern Scientific Training Program (NSTP). No. 6 The Early Years of Geography At Trent. No. 7 Selected List of Trent Honours and Master's Theses based on Winter Field Work in the Kawarthas, Qu%bec-Labrador, and Axel Heiberg Island. Appendix 1 The Axel Heiberg Island Research Reports. Appendix 2 Members of the McGill Axel Heiberg Expeditions, 1959-1962. Appendix 3 McGill Sub-Arctic Research Papers. Appendix 4 Resident Students and Staff, McGill Sub-Arctic Research Laboratory, 1954-1971. Appendix 5 Selected Publications ofStudents who were Resident at the McGill Sub-Arctic Research Laboratory, 1 963-1966. Appendix 6 Some of the Trent Students and Staff Involved in Winter Field Work out of the McGill Sub-Arctic Research Station, 1970-1993. Appendix 7 Trent Students on Axel Heiberg Island, Nunavut, 1983-. Appendix 8 Samples of Publications by Graduates from Trent's Northern Programs, to Illustrate Development of Career Interests. Appendix 9 A Quarter of a Century ofNorthern Research (The McGill Lab.). Appendix 10 Twenty Years of Geography at Trent. Small stain to bottom edge else very good. Signed, with inscript ion, by Adams. 20.00

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2 ALUNIK, Ishmael Call Me Ishmael : Memories of Ishmael Alunik, Inuvialuk Elder
Kolausok Ugblaaq Enterprises, Inuvik, NWT , 1998, ISBN:096845710X 
ALUNIK, Ishmael. Call Me Ishmael : Memories of Ishmael Alunik, Inuvialuk Elder. Inuvik, Northwest Territories, : Kolausok Ugblaaq Enterprises, 1998. First Printing. Pp (3),4-99,(1). Illustrated 8vo, white & grey cardcovers. Cover subtitle : Memories of an Inuvialuk Elder. Contents : Introduction : Inuvialuit: A Brief History (pp.4-22) by Uluksuk. Our Name is Inuit; How Tulugak Stole the Sun; Tulugak and His Cousin; The Way Inupiat Lived Before White Men Came to the Arctic; The Story of the Flood; The Legend of Super Little Man; Short, True Stories told by Inupiat and Inuvialuit; A Story of a Caribou Hunt; Make Bows, Arrows and Fire; How limit make Umiaks and Kayaks; Fishing and Hunting on Lakes, Rivers and the Ocean Shore; Caribou-Horn Bows; How William Kuptana hunted Polar Bears; How to Snare Rabbits, Ptarmigan and Moose; Inuit Houses; Caribou Used for Many Things; Boots from Caribou Legs and Seal Skins; Indian & Inuvialuit Confrontations; Navigating by Stars,Moon and Snowdrifts; Ishmael, Yesterday and Today. Very good. 40.00

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3 Arctic Journal DUNBAR, M.J. BUGGE, Aage KNUTH, Eigil Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 5, No. 1, March 1952
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952, 
(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 1, March 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North America, 1952. Pp [1]-64. Articles: M.J. Dunbar’s "The Ungava Bay Problem" (pp.4-16); Eigil Knuth's " An Outline of the Archaeology of Peary Land" (pp.17-33); William S. Benninghoff's "Interaction of Vegetation and Soil Frost Phenomena" (pp.34-44); Aage Bugge’s “The Native Greenlander – A Blending of Old andNew” (pp.45-53); also Reviews, News. Vg tidy copy 20.00

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4 Arctic Journal EULLER, John E. COOK, Frederick A. SAVILE, D.B.O. Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume 17, No. 4,December 1964
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal , 1964, 
(Arctic). Arctic : Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America. Volume17, No. 4, December 1964. Montreal : Arctic Institute of North America, 19 64. Pp [217]-296. Illustrated. Maps. 8vo, illustrated green stapled wrappers. Includes: John E. Euller's "The Centenary of the Birth of Frederick A. Cook" (pp 219-221) - Reviews the controversy as to whether Cook or Peary wasfirst to reach the North Pole, and presents some considerations indicating the authenticity of Cook's claim: his feasable method of travel and proven ability to make the journey, his accurate description of the polar region, and his consistent story. Also, Cook's discoveries of a westerly drift of ice northwest of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago and of ice islands are in line with later findings in the area. Also, J.H. Day and H.M. Rice's "The characteristics of some permafrost soils in the Mackenzie Valley, N.W.T." (pp 222-236); D.B.O. Savile's "General ecology and vascular plants of the Hazen camp area" (pp 237-258); Minze Stuiver, Harold W. Borns, Jr., and GeorgeH. Denton's "Age of a widespread layer of volcanic ash in the southwestern Yukon Territory" (pp 259-261); James M. Havenss's "Climatological notes fr om Axel Heiberg Island, N.W.T., Canada" (pp 261-263); Michael Aleksiuk's "Observations of birds and mammals in the Perry River region, N.W.T." (pp 263-268); J.C.F. Tedrow and G.F. Walton's "Some Quaternary events of northern Alaska" (pp 268-271); Leonard A. LeSchack's "Long-period oscillations of the ice recorded by continuous gravimeter measurements from drift station T-3" (pp 272-279); P.A. Compton's "Recent changes of sea-level along the northeast coast of Brodeur Peninsula, Baffin Island, N.W.T." (pp 279-284); plus News and Reviews. Rubbed, else very good. 20.00

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5 Arctic Journal FLINT, Richard Foster WYCKOFF, Clarence F. BERTRAM, G.C.L. Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 05, No. 3,October 1952
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952, 
(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 3, October 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North America , 1952. Pp [133]-196. Articles: Richard Foster Flint’s "The Ice Age in the North American Arctic" (pp.134-152); G.C.L. Bertram's "The Scott Polar Research Institute" (pp.153-156); Robert Rausch’s "Hydatid Disease in Boreal Regions" (pp.157-174); T.N. Freeman's "Some Problems of Insect Biology in theCanadian Arctic" (pp.175-177); Clarence F. Wyckoff’s “A Caribou Hunt on Pe ary’s 1898-1902 Expedition” (pp.178-182); "Further Notes on Ice Islands in the Canadian Arctic" (pp.183-187); also Reviews, News. Vg tidy copy 20.00

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6 Arctic Journal KOENIG, S.L. DUNBAR, Moira HATTERSLEY-SMITH, Geoffrey Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 05, No. 2,July 1952
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952, 
(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 2, July 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North America, 1 952. Pp [65]-132. On the Ice Islands: Articles: L.S. Koenig’s "Discovery ofthe Ice Islands on U.S.A.F. Flights over the Arctic Ocean" (pp.68-75); K.R . Greenaway's "Additional Information from Flights and Air Photographs in the Canadian Arctic" (pp.75-82); Moira Dunbar’s "Historical References to Ice Islands" (pp.83-95); Geoffrey Hattersley-Smith's "Comments on the Originsof the Ice Islands" (pp.95-103). Also V.C. Wynne-Edwards’ "The Fulmars of Cape Searle" (pp.104-117); C.A. Littlewood's "Gravity Measurements on the Barnes Icecap, Baffin Island" (pp.118-124); also Reviews, News, and a letterto the editor from F.W. Peacock in Nain, Labrador. Vg tidy copy 20.00

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7 Arctic Journal NUTT, David C. Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 19, No. 3,September 1965
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1965, 
(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 19, No. 3, September 1965. Montreal : Published for the Arctic Inst itute of North America by McGill University Press, 1965. Pp (1),[214]-284. Large 8vo, illustrated stapled card covers. Includes: M.A. Beal, F. Edvalson, K. Hunkins, A. Molloy, and N. Ostenso's "The Floor of the Arctic Ocean: Geographic Names" (pp.214-219); J.S. Maini's "Phytoecological Study of Sylvotundra at Small Tree Lake, N.W.T." (pp. 220-243); David C. Nutt's "The Drift of Ice Island WH-5" (pp. 244-262); F. Muller and W. Barr's "Postglacial Isostatic Movement in Northeastern Devon Island, Canadian Arctic Archipelago" (pp. 263-269); David Dineley's "Geological Studies in Somerset Island, University of Ottawa Expedition, 1965" (pp. 270-277); Notes and Institute News; Reviews. Very good. 15.00

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8 Arctic Journal TROELSEN, J.C. WEBSTER, C.J. FRASER, J.K. Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America, Volume 05, No. 4,December 1952
Arctic Institute of North America, Montreal, 1952, 
(Arctic Journal). Arctic: Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America,Volume 5, No. 4, December 1952. Montreal: Arctic Institute of North Americ a, 1952. Pp [197]-260. Articles: J.C. Troelsen’s "Geological Investigationsin Ellesmere Island, 1952" (pp.198-210); A.P. Crary, R.D. Cotell, and T.F. Sexton's "Preliminary Report on Scientific Work on ‘Fletcher’s Ice Island’ , T3" (pp.211-223); J.K. Fraser’s "Identification of Petitot’s Rivière La Roncière-le Noury" (pp.224-234); Kaare Rodahl's "’Spekk-Finger’ or Sealer’s Finger" (pp.235-240); C.J. Webster’s “The Russian Arctic Sea Lane: Endeavour and Achievement” (pp.241-249); also Reviews, News, Index. Vg tidy copy 20.00

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9 ARMSTRONG, F.H. MACKENZIE, William Lyon LUPUI, Manoly R. SHORT, Audrey William Lyon Mackenzie, First Mayor of Toronto: A Study of a Critic in Power. - An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. 48, No. 4, December 1967
Canadian Historical Review, University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1967, 
ARMSTRONG, F.H. "William Lyon Mackenzie, First Mayor of Toronto: A Study ofa Critic in Power." An article in The Canadian Historical Review, Vol. XLV III, No. 4, December 1967, pp 309-331. Toronto: Canadian Historical Review,University of Toronto Press, 1967. Pp (2),309-414,[i]-viii,(2). 8vo, print ed red and white card covers. Also includes: "The Campaign for a French-Catholic School Inspector in the North-West Territories, 1898-1903" by Manoly R. Lupul (pp 332-352); "Canada Exhibited, 1851-1867" by Audrey Short (pp 353-364). Very good. For the issue 10.00

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10 BLAKE, D.H. Volcanic Rocks of the Paleohelekian Dubawnt Group in the Baker Lake – Angikuni Lake Area, District of Keewatin, N.W.T. Geological Survey Bulletin 309
Geological Survey of Canada, Energy, Mines and Resources Canada, Ottawa, 1980, ISBN:066010525X 
BLAKE, D.H. Volcanic Rocks of the Paleohelekian Dubawnt Group in the Baker Lake – Angikuni Lake Area, District of Keewatin, N.W.T. Geological Survey Bulletin 309. (Ottawa) : Geological Survey of Canada, Energy, Mines and Resources Canada, 1980. Pp (8),[1]-37,(1). Illustrated. Maps. Double Column. 4to, green stapled printed card covers, printed in white. Very good. 40.00

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11 BOAS, Franz Coles Canadiana Collection Central Eskimo. Coles Canadiana Collection Facsimile Reprint
Coles, 1974, 
BOAS, Franz. The Central Eskimo. [Facsimile of 1888 edition] Toronto, Canada : Coles Publishing Company Limited, (1974). Pp (4),401-675,+ 2 folding maps in rear pocket. Illustrated. 8vo, brown card covers. See Arctic Bibliography1728 for the original Bureau of Ethnology edition of 1888. Very good. 20.00

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12 BOND, Courtney C.J. Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 81, No.6 HESS, Quimby F. RUSSELL, Dale A. Two communities in the eastern Arctic. An article on Frobisher Bay and CapeDorset in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. 81 No. 6, December, 1970
Royal Canadian Geographical Society, Ottawa, 1970, 
BOND, Courtney C.J. "Two communities in the eastern Arctic.” An article on Frobisher Bay and Cape Dorset in Canadian Geographical Journal, Vol. LXXXI,No. 6, December, 1970, pp 184-193. Ottawa : Royal Canadian Geographical So ciety, 1970. Pp (3),184-215,iv-vii,(1) including covers. Illustrated. Maps.Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white stapled wrappers. Also includes Mala k's “The flowers of Christmas” (pp 194-199); Quimby F. Hess's “The study ofbutterflies and moths as a hobby” (pp 200-207); Dale A. Russell's “The din osaurs of Central Asia” (pp 208-215). Cover photo of poinsettias. Rubbed, else very good. For the issue 10.00

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13 BOYLE, R.W. Geology, Geochemistry, and Origin of the Gold Deposits of the Yellowknife District. Geological Survey of Canada, Memoir 310.
Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, Ottawa, 1961, 
BOYLE, R.W. The Geology, Geochemistry, and Origin of the Gold Deposits of the Yellowknife District. Geological Survey of Canada, Memoir 310. (Ottawa) : Department of Mines and Technical Surveys, (1960, cover states 1961). Pp (4),[i]-xvi,1-193,(3),+ 7 leaves of plates,+ 9 folding maps in rear pocket.Tables. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Figures 2 and 6 are missing and appear never to have been bound in the rep ort. Inkstamp, else very good. 35.00

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14 BRACK, D.M., and D. McINTOSH Keewatin Mainland Area Economic Survey and Regional Appraisal
Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, Ottawa, 1963, 
BRACK, D.M., and D. McINTOSH. Keewatin Mainland Area Economic Survey and Regional Appraisal. Ottawa : Projects Section, Industrial Division, Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, March, 1963. Pp (2),i-[x],1-157,(1). Illustrated. Maps. 4to, brown card covers. Contents : I. Introduction. II. Renewable Resources. III. Settlements and Their Economies. IV. Population Growth and Its Implications. Rubbed, spine browned, else very good. Signed without inscription by Dave Brack. 35.00

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Wild Northland. cloth. large paper copy , BUTLER, William Francis
15 BUTLER, William Francis Wild Northland. cloth. large paper copy
New Amsterdam Book Company, New York, 1903, 
BUTLER, Gen. Sir William Francis. The Wild Northland : Being the Story of aWinter Journey, with Dog, Across Northern North America. With a Route Map. N.Y.: New Amsterdam Book Company, 1903. Pp 360. Fldg.Map. 8vo, white cloth spine, paper label to spine. Peel 356: "A journey to Lake Athabaska and to the Pacific via the Peace River in 1872-73." Large Paper Copy. Limited to 210 numbered copies, this one hors series (unnumbered). Spine and edges browned, corners bumped, short tear to top spine, bookplate, owner's namestampto both front and rear endpapers, hinges cracked, partly unopened, else vg . 265.00

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16 BUTLER, William Francis, Sir Great Lone Land : A Tale of Travel and Adventure in the North-West of America
Burns Oates & Washbourne, London, 1923, 
BUTLER, William Francis, Sir. The Great Lone Land : A Tale of Travel and Adventure in the North-West of America. With Illustrations and Route Map. Nineteenth Edition. London : Burns Oates & Washbourne, 1923. Pp 386, folding map frontispiece., [6] leaves plates. 8vo, blue cloth. Lieutenant General Sir William Francis Butler GCB, PC (Ire) (b. October 31, 1838, Ballyslatteen,Golden, County Tipperary, Ireland – d. June 7, 1910, Bansha, County Tipper ary). Peel 342: "After participating in the events of 1870 at Red River, the author was sent on a special mission across the prairies to report on thesmallpox epidemic. This is one of the travel classics of the West." An acc ount of the author's overland journey from Lake Superior to the Rocky Mountains, originally published in 1872. Front inner hinge cracked, rubbed with nicking to bottom edge of cloth, occasional light foxing, bookplate, else very good. 60.00

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17 CALDER, J.A. Canadian Field Naturalist, Vol. 65, No. 2, March-April, 1951 Plants from the Upper Frobisher Bay Region, Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada
Le Droit Printing, Ottawa, 1951, 
CALDER, J.A. Plants from the Upper Frobisher Bay Region, Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada. Reprinted from The Canadian Field Naturalist, Vo. 65, No. 2, March-April, 1951. (Ottawa : "Le Droit" Printing, 1951). Pp 47-60,(2). Illustrated. Double Column. 8vo, light orange stapled card covers, lettered in black. SHIPPING CHARGES MAY BE REDUCED DUE TO ITS LIGHT WEIGHT. Ex-library (spine numbering, inkstamps), else very good. With Errrata slip taped in to inside cover. 15.00

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Lure of the Arctic (Lost on the Tundra). First Edition., CHAPPEL, Bernice M.
18 CHAPPEL, Bernice M. Lure of the Arctic (Lost on the Tundra). First Edition.
Wilderness Adventure Books, Fowlerville, Michigan, 1986, ISBN:0961159626 
CHAPPEL, Bernice M. Lure of the Arctic (Lost on the Tundra). Drawings and Map by Marjorie Nash Klein. (Fowlerville, Michigan : Wilderness Adventure Books, 1986). First Edition. Pp (12),1-266,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated green card covers. All characters in this novel are fictitious. "authentic story of past and present Eskimo life. It provides action, adventureand suspense in a narrative of Canada's Northwest Territories". "Dedicated to the Inuit, the Eskimos of Northwest Territories." "Lure of the Arctic w as written after her interest Eskimo culture was stimulated in 1975 by a visit to the Mackenzie River Delta area in Northwest Territories, Canada." - p.[vii]. Spine sunned to blue, name, else very good. 10.00

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19 CINQ-MARS, Jacques and Jean-Luc PILON Canadian Archaeological Association Occasional Paper No. 1 PILON, Jean-Luc Nogap Archaeology Project: An Integrated Archaeological Research and Management Approach
Canadian Archaeological Association, 1991, ISBN:0969520204 
CINQ-MARS, Jacques and Jean-Luc PILON. Nogap Archaeology Project: An Integrated Archaeological Research and Management Approach. Canadian Archaeological Association Occasional Paper No. 1. Victoria, BC: (Canadian Archaeological Association), 1991. Pp. 159. Illustrated. Double column. 4to, black ill.card covers, white titles to front and spine. Vg. 30.00

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20 COCCOLA, Raymond de and Paul KING KING, Paul HOUSTON, James Ayorama. 1st Cdn in dj.
1955, 
COCCOLA, Raymond de and Paul KING. Ayorama. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1955. Pp (6),vii-[xi],(3),1-316,(2), + 6 plates. 8vo, reddish-brown cloth. Watters p.956, Rhodenizer p.23. Slight shelfwear, else vg in slightly chipped dj. 40.00

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