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The Rape of Nanking: An Undeniable History in Photographs

By: Dorfman, Ron; Yin, James; Shi, Young

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Chicago, Innovative Publishing Group: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432H3173

ISBN: 0963223194

Condition: Fair


0963223194 xv, 319 pages. Index. Footnotes. Bibliography. Text in English and Chinese. "This book, using more than 400 historical photographs, many of which were taken by Japanese soldiers themselves, is published to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Japanese surrender, to remind the world of the forgotten holocaust in Nanking, and to honor history and answer any attempt to deny or change it." - dust jacket. "I am pleased to be associated with this book, however graphic of the horrors of that dreadful time, as I believe it to be an instrument of reconciliation. It ... View more info

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Rod & Gun in Canada Magazine, December 1968

By: Duchesnay, D.J.; Goldstein, Myer M.; Young, John K.; Douglas, John B.; Laing, James A.; Brown, W.D.F.; La Vallee, Ed; Nicholson, Henry

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Montreal, Rod & Gun Publishing Corporation: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G1489

Condition: Good


Features; Fisherman's Quiz; The Red Fox; The Wheeled Hunters (on motorcycles) Take to the Bush; Crossword Puzzle (completed); Christmas Cougar - article with photos - Edgewater, B.C.; Elk are where you find them - Havelock, Ontario; How I Got a Black Bear - or How it Got Me; The Story of Ontario Moose License; Coonhounds; Great colour photo ad for Polaris snowmobiles on back cover; and more. Moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November (Nov.) 12, 1955 - Buck Crump and the CPR / The Unconquered Warriors of Ohsweken / Death of Jumbo the Elephant / Ben Ward-Price

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November (Nov.) 12, 1955 - Buck Crump and the CPR / The Unconquered Warriors of Ohsweken / Death of Jumbo the Elephant / Ben Ward-Price

By: Katz, Sidney; Bodsworth, Fred; Callwood, J.; Young, Scott; Dickson, Doris; Staebler, Edna; Maclure, John; Bannerman, James; Porter, M.; Croft, F.; Cummings, P.; Kerr, Illingworth H.; Wright, Theon; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4723

Condition: Good


124 pages. Features: Peter Whalley's cover illustrations depict the many phases of deer hunting; Editorial laments the 'sickness' of TV giveaway shows; How Iron Man Sir Anthony Eden Made Good; Half-page Wawanesa Insurance ad features photo of 1948 Olympic Champion Barbara Ann Scott figure skating; Great two-page colour ad for a white on red 1956 Plymouth Belvedere V-8 Four-door hardtop; The New Wonder Drugs That Fight Insanity - photo-illustrated article on Chlorpromazine and reserpine; Buck Crump's Love Affair with the CPR - photo-illustrated article on the rise of Buck Crump from machinist'... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 1971 - John Turner Cover Photo / Article on Neil Young

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, May 1971 - John Turner Cover Photo / Article on Neil Young

By: Langdon, Steven; Butson, Tom; Lemelin, Claude; Purdy, Al; Newman, Christina; McLean, Keitha; Plante, Jacques; Newman, Peter C.; Ryan, Claude; Bodsworth, Fred; Young, Bob; Carney, James and Pat; Kosoy, Ted; Compton, N.; Hofsess, J.; Macfarlane, J.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G1276

Condition: Good


80 pages. Features: Al Purdy's Canada; John Turner - The Once and Future Contender; There is so a (goreous, sexy) life after thirty; How to Watch the Stanley Cup - by Jacques Plante (with photo of Plante); What Quebec Wants to Be - by Claude Ryan; Neil Young - My Brother the Folk Singer - article by Bob Young with photos of Neil; The New Sourdoughs - colour photos and write-ups of people drawn to Northern Canada, including Freddy Carmichael, Paul White, Mel Deines, Daryle Brown, Pete Cowie and Jim Robertson; Hostel Holidays in Europe; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A s... View more info

Figure Skating School: A Professionally Structured Course from Basic Steps to Advanced Techniques

By: Morrissey, Peter; Young, James

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Firefly Books: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24802472

ISBN: 155209166X

Condition: Good


155209166X 128 pages. A systematic course of instruction, it guides you from the basic steps - skating forwars, skating backward - through to the most advanced techniques such as double flip and triple Salchow. Complemented by over 30 full colour figure illustrations. Diagrams showing correct positioning of the feet accompany each illustration. Includes photos of today's stars. Excellent reference. Usual library markings. Average wear. Solid copy. View more info

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The Wide World Magazine, June 1943

By: Nyquist, R.B.; Moore, W.A.; McCormick, James; Gold, Edwin; Edwards, Wilfred; Thomason, Capt. Hugh; Tench, C.V.; Young, F.A.; Adams, W.H.; Ward, Blanche E.; Charnley, W.C.; Tinsley, Henry E.; Thomas, T.J.; Morden, Harvey

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes, Ltd.: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 123G0775

Condition: Fair


Pages 117-176 plus several pages of vintage ads. Features: Forty-Eight Days Adrift! - after being torpedoed, nine Norwegian seamen spent weeks adrift; Three Mean Killers; Revenge! - in 1916 North Bay, Ontario Pole Leo Leopold vows to get Detective Fred Fefbyre when he gets out of prison; The Fatal Watch; Lost Mines; Cowboys Adrift - two youngsters from a Cariboo, British Columbia ranch make their first trip to Vancouver; Deck Passage; The Ming Jar - what happened after the author purchased a choice piece of porcelain; "Prickly Pete"; The Relapinawa Buffalo - an outlaw buffalo terrorize... View more info

Image for The Wide World Magazine - August 1950 Vol.105 No.628: The Cleaning-Up of Williamson County, Illinois (Part 4 of 4)

The Wide World Magazine - August 1950 Vol.105 No.628: The Cleaning-Up of Williamson County, Illinois (Part 4 of 4)

By: Oughton, Frederick J.; Young, Keith Douglas; Hay, Lional; Dempson, Peter W.; Thompson, Alec; Beckett, Leslie; raddatz, N.A.; Belletti, Major F.H.; McCormick, James; Henderson, Rose; Taylor, Carl N.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, George Newnes Limited: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 74602482

Condition: Fair


Pages 265-330 plus 22 pages of ads. Features include: The River-Pilot - author piloted a coal barge in the Monongahela River in West Virginia; Seeking the "Ruined City" - Author's trip to a fantastic natural wonder in Australia's Arnhem Land; Old Ned - Story by a Merchan Navy "Sparks"; The Pay-Out - Author became an assistant barman at a little up-country hotel in South Africa; Canadian Police-Dogs - Close-up; Lingeros - South American hoboes; Bush Bandit - An Australian bushman's strange experience; Through Northern India on Horseback - Author needed to get six horses from S... View more info

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The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, June 5, 1926 - Liberty Bond Mystery

By: Perrington, Paul; Lewis, James H.; Masson, Thomas L.; Whiting, May B.; MacDonald, Paul; Young, Alice; Finger, Charles J.; Maddox, William Johnston; Patch, William M.; Higgins, Frances; Anderson, John Davis

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4914

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Nice two-color Firestone ad inside front cover entitled 'Why Women Buy Tires" features well-dressed mother with child in car behind male driver; The Liberty Bond Mystery Was Never Cleared Up! - telegrams indicate the Secret Service worked with the Federal Reserve to keep an eye on President Harding's investigator; In the Land of the Everlasting - the cause of the everlastingness of the Chinese is consciousness of Eternity; 'Are You an Optimist?' - if you are, you will find an idea for yourself and follow it up; Old Boston's Historic Highway - State Street saw some of t... View more info

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Collier's, The National Weekly Magazine, August 20, 1949 - Skinny Dipping Cover Photo / The Secret Boss of Californa

By: Ruml, Beardsley; Velie, Lester; Johnson, Vance; Kent, George; Wickware, Francis Sill; Rosenthal, A.M.; Davidson, Bill; Albee, George Sumner; Young, James Martin; Carroll, Joseph; Carson, Robert; Rogow, Lee

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Springfield, Ohio, The Crowell-Collier Publishing Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 534G1543

Condition: Good


74 pages. Articles: Are We Going Broke? - Beardsley Ruml says No; The Secret Boss of California - Artie Samish (part 2 of 2); Hits in the Tall Corn - in the midlands tent shows are playing to standing room only - article with great color photos; 150,000,000 Noses - Count-Em - the 1956 Census will invade every shack and mansion in the nation; Crusade in Mexico - battle to control foot-and-mouth epidemic in cattle; In Pursuit of Plenty - our planet's dwindling resources; Voice with Muscles - Singer Vaughn Wilton Monroe - article with nice color photo; Fiction: My Wife is a Liar; Rosinback; Mat... View more info

Endless Tracks in the Woods (Crestline Agricultural Series)

By: Young, James A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Sarasota, FL, Crestline Publishing company: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64501296

ISBN: 0912612282

Condition: Very Good


0912612282 308 pages including index. Profusely illustrated with archival black and white photographs of early logging equipment. "In terms of plant succession, the imprint of the shoes of tracklaying tractors in the woods are truly endless tracks in the woods. This book is written for those who wish to appreciate the woodlands of North America and to more fully participate in the management of such areas by acquiring additional historical perspective on how our current woodland landscapes have evolved." - from Introduction. Chapters include: Steam Tractors; Best and Holt Steam Whe... View more info

The Toadstool Millionaires - A Social History of Patent Medicines in America Before Federal Regulation

By: Young, James Harvey

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Princeton University Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73304100

Condition: Good


282 pages including index. Black and white plates. Traces the development of patent medicine promotion and criticism, relating it to broader trends in health, education, journalism, marketing, and government. Illustrates, through fascinating case histories, the various stages of patent medicine development... Is concerned with the why of quackery, which leads to a paradox: the rise of scientific medicine and the apogee of unrestrained nostrum vending coincide. Medical quackery remains an important theme in American social and intellectual history because vast numbers of people continue to ... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, June 15, 1947 - The Divorce Racket / Oil Boom-Town Leduc, Alberta

By: Young, Scott; Maxwell, Victor; Luckman, Charles; Brown, E.K.; Callwood, June; Baxter, Beverley; gray, James H.; reeve, Ted; Clare, John; Braithwaite, Max; Buchanan, Harold; Zacks, Robert; Fontaine, Robert

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H2858

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Lovely Franklin Arbuckle cover illustration of couple admiring winter view of Peyto Lake at Banff National Park; Nostalgic Canadian Pacific colour ad inside front cover features young lady looking forward to seeing Canada by train; One-page DeSoto ad features a maroon Custom; Pay-Off in Oil - Leduc, Alberta has been stampeded by roughnecks after the recent discovery of oil; Labor War is Civil War - article by Charles Luckman of Lever Brothers Company in the U.S.; Marigold Spring (fiction); E.K. Brown explains his Ontario - rich but repressed, powerful but timid, and dislik... View more info