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Image for Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, April 1947 - Over the Arctic

Air Trails and Science Frontiers Magazine, April 1947 - Over the Arctic

By: Boone, Andrew R.; Hays, Major Norman P.; Hertzmark, Elliott S.; Coupling, J.J.; Snody, Allan P.; Forbes; Esther H.; Wilson, Bruce A.; Hoyt, John R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Street and Smith: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1696

Condition: Good


118 pages. Many great black and white photos. Features: Airlines Safety; Northrop's Pioneer; Across the Top of the World - Epic story of Dreamboat's 10,000 mile flight over the top of the world, as told by its navigator - article with super photos; Meet Your Instruments; Microwave Radio Bandwagon; The Farmer Takes a Plane - the airplane is definitely proving itself to be an agricultural and farming implement; Aviation Insurance; Alaska - Air Freight Yardstick; Learn to Fly - part 8; Behind the Beam - the radio range system of navigation; National Soaring Contest; The Ryan XF2R-1; Many pages ... View more info

Riverine Force (Illustrated History of the Vietnam War)

By: Forbes, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Bantam: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23305350

ISBN: 0553343173

Condition: Good


0553343173 158 pages. Light wear to covers. Wonderfully illustrated with black and white photos plus some colour. "Denying Charlie the Mekong Delta was a nightmare task assigned to the men of the hastily assembled Brown Water Navy. Using every conceivable coastal craft, including converted Boston Whalers, and Hovercraft, they took the Viet Cong on at their own game in a bizarre and savage war where every turning could conceal an ambush or a submerged mine." - from the back cover. View more info

Image for Liberty - Canada's Young Family Magazine, August 1961 - Connie Stevens Cover Photo

Liberty - Canada's Young Family Magazine, August 1961 - Connie Stevens Cover Photo

By: Rasky, Frank; Alderman, Tom; Forbes, Mrs. Marjorie; Sinclair, Gordon; Down, Audrey; Marjoribanks, Robert; Hynd, Alan; Dunlop, Marilyn; Dalrymple, John; Stevens, Connie; Francis, Dr. E. Jackson

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Toronto, Consolidated Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G3042

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Strip-teaser Cupcake Cassidy; Are You a Romantic Match-Maker?; A Canadian Looks at Hiroshima; How to save $300 at the Supermarket; How Horse Trainers Beat the Races - Johnny Starr; Women Hollywood Stars Hate; Tales of Canada's Map-Maker - David Thompson; Murder by Winnipeg's Jilted Gigolo - "Amorous" Albert Victor Westgate; How Sewing Stretches Your Wardrobe; It's Normal to be a bit Neurotic; Connie Stevens - "Hawaiian Eye"; Plight of our Common-Law Wives; August is Sandwich Time; The Forbes Family of Windsor Camps for Fun; Gordon Sinclair hunts for Tiger i... View more info

Image for The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, May 1921, No. 277, Vol. 47

The Wide World - The Magazine for Everybody, May 1921, No. 277, Vol. 47

By: Vivian, Herbert; Jordan, J.A.; Reed, Hal; Crews, A.C.; Forbes, Rosita; Hawkes, E.W.; Stock, Ralph; O'Hara, G.; Sainsbury, S.S.; Hilton-Simpson, Capt. M.W.; Rowe, John G.; Webster, Capt. F.A.M.; White, Capt. W.L.; Piejus, Henry

Price: $299.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1831

Condition: Good


Pages 1-88, plus 16 pages of wonderful vintage ads. Many black and white photos and illustrations. Contents include: Vendettas; The Luck of the Game; The Secret of the Well; The Tragedies of Niagara; Running the Gauntlet - part 1; The Witch-Doctor's Vengeance; The Cruise of the Dream-Ship - part 5; The Adventures of a Rolling Stone - part 3; Marooned in the Arctic; Our Adventures Among the Berbers - part 5; The Captain's Ordeal; The Swinging Log; The Lone Sea-Rover; Mind vs. Matter. Bits of clear tape at each end of spine. Unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this ... View more info