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Image for Alberta In The 20th Century A Journalistic History Of The Province - The Albertans: From Settlement To Super Province 1905 -2005

Alberta In The 20th Century A Journalistic History Of The Province - The Albertans: From Settlement To Super Province 1905 -2005

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, CanMedia: 2005

Edition: 2nd Printing - Centennial Limited Edn.

Seller ID: 828C9938

ISBN: 0973653035

Condition: Very Good


0973653035 328 pages. Extensive index. Profusely illustrated with archival illustrations in colour and black-and-white. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear aside from scuff to bottom of backstrip at front board. A high-quality copy of this wonderful work. View more info

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Tomahawk trails

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Tomahawk, Alberta, Tomahawk Trails Book Club and Silver Tops Club: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 629C8471

ISBN: 0919212565

Condition: Good


0919212565 612 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with archival black and white photos. Local history of the town of Tomahawk, Alberta, located west of Edmonton. Includes considerable genealogical information. Gilt decoration and lettering upon front board and backstrip. Maroon cloth-covered boards. Average wear. Binding intact. An excellent reference. View more info

Image for Vegreville in Review : History of Vegreville, Alberta, and Surrounding Area 1880-1980

Vegreville in Review : History of Vegreville, Alberta, and Surrounding Area 1880-1980

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Vegreville, Alberta, Vegreville & District Historical Society: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AC7753

ISBN: 0889251096

Condition: Fair


0889251096 522 plus 508 pages. Index in each volume. Illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Above-average wear. Usual library markings. Bindings tender but intact. A worthy copy of this large and superb Vegreville historical reference. View more info

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Relationships between stand age, stand structure, and biodiversity in aspen mixedwood forests in Alberta

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Land and Forest Services: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762C7494

ISBN: 0773216863

Condition: Very Good


0773216863 308 pages. References. Glossary. List of species. "...Intensive clearcut logging of Alberta's aspen-dominated boreal mixedwood forests at 60-70 year rotations may alter the age class structure of the forest landscape and result in a change in forest structure and biota... The information in this study will serve as a reference against which structure and biota in harvested forests can be compared." - from Executive Summary. Prior owner's name atop... View more info

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Foothills Echoes (Millarville, Alberta History from 1940)

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Alberta, Millarville Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627A2698

ISBN: 0889250154

Condition: Very Good


0889250154 571 pages. Index of family names. Many black and white illustrations. Continues on from where "Our Foothills" left off, around 1940. Chapters include: Schools, Churches, Hamlets and Post Offices, Halls, The Changing Scenes, Organizations, District Highlights, Utilities, General Articles, Those Who Served Their Country, Family Biographies. Illustrated endpapers. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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From Danaview to Standard

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Standard, Alberta, Standard Historical Book Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628A0185

ISBN: 0889251053

Condition: Very Good


0889251053 381 pages. Index. Illustrated endpapers. Many archival black and white illustrations. Chapters include: Standard Village History; Family Histories 1909-1911; Agriculture; Pictures; Churches and Schools; Family Histories 1912-1920; Sports and Organizations; Family Histories 1920-1979; and more. Prior owner's name whited out atop front free endpaper. Gift greetings upon title page. Light wear to blue decorated boards. Binding tight. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Along the Crocus Trail : A History of Daysland and Districts

Along the Crocus Trail : A History of Daysland and Districts

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Daysland, Alberta, Daysland History Book Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628A2255

ISBN: 0889252548

Condition: Good


0889252548 818 pages. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. Topics include: The Early Days; Town Growth - hospital, businesses, recollections; The Halls of Learning - country and town schools; The Faith of Our Fathers - churches; Organizations; Sports and Recreation; Family Histories; Our Unsung Heroes - pictures of veterans; Memories. Decorated blue cloth boards. Endpapers illustrated with a wonderful photo of an obviously hardworking man posing proudly in fron... View more info

Image for From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

From Tears to Triumph - The Pioneers' Journeys: Hays/Gundy, Independent Valley, Peavine, Tomslake, Tupper

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Tomslake, BC, Borderline History Committee: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G2568

ISBN: 1550569619

Condition: Fine


1550569619 435 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of family and archival black and white photos. Map endpapers. Decorated red boards. Contents include: Families; Schools; Groups and Organizations; Churches and Cemeteries; Sports; Entertainment; Services; Miscellaneous and Pictures. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. A lovely copy of this excellent local history.. View more info

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Alberta Bound

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Canada, Alexa Church, Calgary, AB: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3084

ISBN: 092010911X

Condition: Fine


092010911X 168 pages. List of burial sites. Printed upon glossy stock with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The story of the Church and Black families who settled in the Balzac area of Alberta when there was neither a Balzac nor an Alberta. They took a great gamble in coming but they made it and that's the story in this book." - from dust jacket. Pocket inside back cover contains folded sheet with colour maps of the WJ Church Nose Creek Hom... View more info

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The Butte Stands Guard - Stavely (Alberta) And District

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Stavely, Alberta, Stavely Historical Book Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 63AC7721

ISBN: 0919213146

Condition: Fair


0919213146 431 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The area covered by this book extends from the Kananaskis on the west to the Little Bow on the east of Stavely as the nucleus." - from page four. Former library markings. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Decorated yellow cloth-covered boards. A worthy reading copy of this very informative local history com... View more info

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Forever Bergen

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Bergen History Book Committee: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3618

ISBN: 1553831896

Condition: Very Good


1553831896 258 pages. The history of Bergen, Alberta, and district. Many reproductions of archival black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Clean and unmarked with moderate external wear. A sound copy of this valuable genealogical reference. View more info

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Bowness - Our Village in the Valley

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Bowness Historical Society: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H0863

ISBN: 1553830946

Condition: Fine


1553830946 586 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Black leatherette boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Illustrated endpapers. "This book is intended both to accurately document the past and to be a forum for Bowness families' stories. We hope it will challenge your assumptions, confirm what you already know and brying you new insights into our past." - from page vi. Bowness is a Bow River community ... View more info

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Buried treasures;: The history of Elnora, Pine-Lake and Huxley

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Elnora History Committee: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 627H0864

ISBN: 0919212212

Condition: Very Good


0919212212 323 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Many reproductions of archival black and white photos. Includes many local familiy histories. Unmarked with moderate wear to pale orange-coloured boards. Binding intact. A sound copy of this wonderful genealogical reference. View more info

Image for A cameo of the West; a story of the pioneers of the present Namao School District, no. 24.

A cameo of the West; a story of the pioneers of the present Namao School District, no. 24.

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Namao U.C.W.: 1968

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 648H1198

ISBN: B004PCIWOK

Condition: Good


B004PCIWOK 363 pages. Black and white photographic plates. 15" x 9" legal base map of district laid inside front board. "A revised and much enlarged edition of the 1936 edition. First forty-five pages cover the Sturgeon Namao areas, homesteading, transportation, mining, Carbondale, local government, district churches, schools, and recreation. Balance of book devoted to bibliographies/family histories from 1879 to 1955." - Krotki (2) 941. Gift greeti... View more info

Image for Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)

Rolling Hills and Whispering Pines. A Peek at the Past. Volume I and Volume II. A History of Nestow, Tawatinaw, Rochester, and Perryvale. (Volume I and Volume 2)

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Alberta, History Book Committee: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H1161

ISBN: B004566ICE

Condition: Good


B004566ICE 1,237 pages in two large volumes. Index of family histories. General Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Unmarked with moderate wear. Moderate lean to spines. Prior owner's name custom gilt stamped upon front board of Volume I. A quality copy of this wonderful local history. View more info

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The clear vision: A history of the Cleardale area 60 miles west of Fairview

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Cleardale History Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H1438

ISBN: 0889253048

Condition: Very Good


0889253048 415 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Dozens of reproductions of wonderful archival black and white photos. Chapters include: Early History Before Settlement; First Homesteaders; Early Settlers; Family Histories; Schools; Churches, Sports, Clubs and Organizations; and more. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight. An excellent copy of this wonderful local history. View more info

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Echoes of Fort Assiniboine and Districts

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Fort Assiniboine, Alberta, Fort Assiniboine Friendship Club Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 218H2676

ISBN: 0889252483

Condition: Good


0889252483 x, 669 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of marvelous archival photos. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this irreplaceable genealogical reference and testament to the hardy souls who settled this area. View more info

Image for Maple Lodge (Alberta) Memories: A History of the School and Community

Maple Lodge (Alberta) Memories: A History of the School and Community

By: 60th Anniversary Committee: Nearing, Agnes; Loveseth, Einer and Ellen; Johnston, Fred and Angella; Nearing, Archie and Helen; Newby, Jim and Harriet; McClements, Pat

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Alberta, Maple Lodge Community Centre: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 846G2180

Condition: Very Good


145 pages. Index of eighty family histories. History of Maple Lodge School and Community Centre. Houses in the Community. Life on the Farm. Hourse country. Special Times. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of black and white photos. Gilt lettering and illustration upon green cloth front board. Gift greetings from two of the authors upon front free endpaper, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A superlative genealogical reference for Mapl... View more info

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Alberta Formed - Alberta Transformed

By: Alberta 2005 Centennial History Society

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156G4279

ISBN: 155238196X

Condition: Fine


155238196X Total of 808 pages in two volumes. Bibliographical references and index. "Spans a remarkable 12,000 years of history and showcases the work of 34 of Alberta's most respected scholars. Consists of 30 distinctive and richly illustrated essays representing a wide range of voices and points of view." - from promotional band. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. A superb set. View more info

Image for Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

Pride in progress: Chipman, St. Michael, Star, and Districts

By: Alberta Rose Historical Society

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Rose Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628H0164

ISBN: 0889253692

Condition: Very Good


0889253692 828 pages. Index. Map endpapers. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Chapters include: The Early Years; Agriculture; Governments; Towns and Businesses; Education/Schools; Spiritual Life/Churches; Communication and Transportation; Historic Events; Traditions; Clubs and Organizations; The War Years; Sports and Recreation; Familiy Histories; Family Index. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A quality copy of t... View more info