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Image for THE STORY OF THE GLOBE Everything you Want to Know About Your Globe - and How to Use and Enjoy it

THE STORY OF THE GLOBE Everything you Want to Know About Your Globe - and How to Use and Enjoy it

By: Replogle Globes

Price: $69.99

Publisher: Chicago, Il, Chicago, Replogle: 1954

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 349H0321

ISBN: B003TJZ748

Condition: Very Good


B003TJZ748 31 pages. "...Will tell you how to use your Globe, describe its long history, and help you test your Globe ability." - page 2. Includes index of principal places on your Replogle Globe, with latitude and longitude locations and populations. Unmarked with light wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Cycles: a View of Planet Earth

By: Reynolds, Alta; Luhdo, Hans

Price: $299.95

Publisher: South Africa, Kima Global Publishers: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 516C9281

ISBN: 0620252626

Condition: Very Good


0620252626 89 pages. Selected bibliography. Illustrated in colour. "Thirty-nine Earth Change maps spanning a vast period of time, from 4 million BC to 15,000 AD, come to light in a little village in South Africa. Their architect, Hans Luhdo, produced them in only 5 months. The pivotal maps are those drawn for the year 2000. The speed with which they were created suggests that he was a man driven, racing against time. A few weeks after the last map was completed, he died." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Nelson Map-Area, East Half, British Columbia - Geological Survey Memoir 228

Nelson Map-Area, East Half, British Columbia - Geological Survey Memoir 228

By: Rice, H.M.A.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Mines and Resources, Canada: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 121A6109

Condition: Good


86 pages. Two black and white photographic plates. Based upon field work conducted in 1936 through 1938. Clean and unmarked. Yellowed at edges. Average wear. Unmarked. Large colour map in excellent condition stored in pocket inside back cover. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Province of Nova Scotia, Halifax County (City of Halifax Sheet, No. 68)

Province of Nova Scotia, Halifax County (City of Halifax Sheet, No. 68)

By: Senecal, C.O.; Yorston, R.B.; Faribault, E.R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada Department of Mines, Geological Survey Branch: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228G0168

Condition: Good


Approx. 27" x 19". Library markings. Faint discolouration to upper right corner. View more info

Image for Colour Map of Madagascar - Unexplored Territories Indicated: Circa 1902

Colour Map of Madagascar - Unexplored Territories Indicated: Circa 1902

By: Sibree, Jas. Jr. F.R.G.S.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: UK, Publisher Not Stated: 1902

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228A8057

Condition: Very Good


Outside dimensions 14.5" x 10.5". Circa 1902. Centerfold. Light wear. Please see our photo for details. View more info

Image for Decorative Printed Maps of the 15th to 18th Centuries

Decorative Printed Maps of the 15th to 18th Centuries

By: Skelton, R.A.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: London, Spring Books: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 244A5698

Condition: Good


80 pages plus 84 plates. "A revised edition of 'Old Decorative Maps and Charts' by A.L. Humphreys with 84 reproductions and a new text by R. A. Skelton" - from title page. "Provides a survey of maps printed from copper plates or wood-blocks between the 15th and 18th centuries." - from dust jacket. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding sound. Moderate wear to blue cloth-covered boards. Closed tears to dust jacket now in mylar. Nice working copy of this wondrous reference. View more info

Image for Mobilgas Miracle Fold Road Map of the Central United States

Mobilgas Miracle Fold Road Map of the Central United States

By: Socony-Vacum Oil Company

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Socony-Vacum Oil Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228H2032

Condition: Good


Undated but appears to be circa late 1950s. Approx. 18" x 33". Two-sided. Printed in red and blue. Covers from the Gulf Coast to the Canadian border and from Pittsburgh to Denver. Unmarked with moderate wear. A nice vintage copy. View more info

Image for Canadian North: Technical Assistant to Chief of Naval Operations for Polar Projects (OP - 03A3)

Canadian North: Technical Assistant to Chief of Naval Operations for Polar Projects (OP - 03A3)

By: Sullivan, Paul R. - Director; Arens, John J. - Compiler, Georgetown University Contributors: Mann, Jesse A.; Marginot, Robert A.; Preece, Richard M.; Smith, William J. Jr.; Dunbar, Moira; Martin, John C.; Wilson, J. Tuzo

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Georgetown University Press: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118C6719

Condition: Fair


Prepared for the Technical Assistant to CNO for Polar Projects. "While this work is primarily prepared for military planners, it also presents the foundation study for engineers undertaking any planned construction. It is hoped that the study leads to consideration of a transportation approach from the inland rather than depending entirely on the difficult and unreliable sea approach to certain areas requiring logistic support... Covers in detail the north Canadian mainland and Baffin Island." - from Preface. Includes several bibliographies covering the geographic areas studied. Bl... View more info

Image for Ottawa in Maps: A Brief Cartographical History of Ottawa - 1825-1973

Ottawa in Maps: A Brief Cartographical History of Ottawa - 1825-1973

By: Thomas L. Nagy

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, National Map Collection: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228H3314

ISBN: B000LTD8D6

Condition: Fair


B000LTD8D6 87 pages. Bilingual English/French. An informative textual and cartographical presentation of the urban development of Ottawa, Canada. Somewhat above-average wear. Few library markings. Binding intact. A sound reference copy. View more info

Image for After Bering: Mapping the North Pacific (British Columbia historical quarterly)

After Bering: Mapping the North Pacific (British Columbia historical quarterly)

By: Tompkins, Stuart Ramsay

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, s.n.] ;: 1958

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 644H0374

ISBN: B0007G69WK

Condition: Good


B0007G69WK 1958 offprint of article which first appeared in the British Columbia Historical Quarterly, January-April, 1955. 56 page booklet. "Will enable the reader to form a clearer idea, not only of the way in which the various voyages gradually introduce some measure of clarity into the prevailing views on the geography of these regions, but also of how the explorations of the nationals of various countries interlocked with one another and brought the several governments into conflict for possession of these regions." - from page 7. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of th... View more info

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Russia's approach to America

By: Tompkins, Stuart Ramsay

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., s.n: 1950

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 644H0375

ISBN: B0007K8JTM

Condition: Good


B0007K8JTM 1950 offprint of article which first appeared in the British Columbia Historical Quarterly, April, July-October, 1949. Pages 53-66 and 231-255. Four pages of glossy black and white reproductions of historic maps. Part I - From Russian Sources, 1741-1761. Part II - From Spanish Sources, 1761-1775. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this informative work. View more info

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The Official Military Atlas of the Civil War

By: U.S. War Dept.; Davis, George B.; Perry, Leslie J.; Kirkley, Joseph W.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Barnes & Noble: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 549H3677

ISBN: 0760750440

Condition: Fine


0760750440 397 pages. "After the Civil War, the U.S. Government and the Army embarked on a landmark endeavor, compiling a military history of all the official military documents from both sides of the war, entitled War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, and referred to as the Official Records, or O.R. The Army then collected the official military maps to supplement the O.R." - from dust jacket. This book is a modern reprint of that original supplement. "The most detailed collection of maps ever published on the subject..... View more info

Image for A Military History and Atlas of the Napoleonic Wars, Compiled for the Dept. Of Military Art and Engineering, the United States Military Academy

A Military History and Atlas of the Napoleonic Wars, Compiled for the Dept. Of Military Art and Engineering, the United States Military Academy

By: Vincent Esposito and Col. John Robert Elting

Price: $179.95

Publisher: USA, Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 828G3091

ISBN: B01NCOBGU1

Condition: Good


B01NCOBGU1 Over 300 pages. Reprint of the 1964 first edition. Includes 169 full-page maps with supporting text plus a substantial list of recommended reading. This large oblong tome measures over 14" x 10.5". Exterior expertly preserved with transparent laminate. Binding intact. Unmarked. Moderate wear. A sound copy of this valuable reference. View more info

Image for Historical Atlas of Manitoba - A Selection of Facsimile Maps, Plans and Sketches from 1612 to 1969

Historical Atlas of Manitoba - A Selection of Facsimile Maps, Plans and Sketches from 1612 to 1969

By: Warkentin, John; Ruggles, Richard I.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Manitooba Historical Society: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228G4280

Condition: Fair


585 pages. Bibliography. Intended to "Give readers an understanding of the historical and geographical development of the area which is Manitoba today through facsimile maps, selected to show the main events and cultural proesses that were important in the growth of the whole or of any part of the area from the time of the earliest map, made in 1612, to the present." - from page 1. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. Usual library markings. A worthy working copy of this sensational Manitoba historical reference. View more info

Image for The Rideau Route . Exploring the Pre-Canal Waterway

The Rideau Route . Exploring the Pre-Canal Waterway

By: Watson, Ken W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-published: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228H2062

ISBN: 0978075110

Condition: Very Good


0978075110 Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. 146 pages. Bibliography. "Takes the reader on a 1783 canoe trip along the Rideau Route, revealing the landscape as it appeared prior to any European settlement. Transcriptions and maps of Lt. French's 1783 survey, as well as those of Lt. Joshua Jebb in 1816 and Samuel Clowes in 1823-24, are included as first hand accounts of the route. This newly revealed pre-canal engineering achievement will allow readers to better understand and appreciate the enormous engineering achievement of the Rideau Canal. Profusely illustr... View more info

Image for Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps

Mapping Upper Canada, 1780-1867: An Annotated Bibliography of Manuscript and Printed Maps

By: Winearls, Joan

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 721H3731

ISBN: 0802027946

Condition: Fair


0802027946 xli, [1], 20 [maps], 986 pages. Name, subject and title indexes. "A guide to the manuscript and printed maps of Upper Canada and Canada West from the beginning of British settlement to Confederation. Each of the over 2,200 entries includes a physical description of the map, information about its contents, associated documents, other editions or related maps, and the location of the map. For historians, geographers, genealogists, surveyors, archaeologists, and local history buffs this book is a unique resource. Appendices group more than two thousand township surveys; close ... View more info

Image for Atlas of Landscapes and Settlements of Eastern Canada/Atlas Des Paysages et De L'Habitat Du Canada De L'Est *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

Atlas of Landscapes and Settlements of Eastern Canada/Atlas Des Paysages et De L'Habitat Du Canada De L'Est *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: Zaborski, Bogdan

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Sir George Williams University Bookstore: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 867C5595

Condition: Good


"The aim of this Atlas is to bring the reader's attention to essential geographical facts, visible on large-scale Canadian maps. The author has tried to give some explanations for the various forms of relief and patterns of human settlements, roads and boundaries. A selected bibliography, which includes research papers, has been placed at the end of each chapter. The atlas is intended as a tool in the teaching of Canadian geography in universities and colleges, and to some extent - general geography on examples, selected from the eastern part of Canada." - from page 128. Includes 6... View more info

Image for The Canadian Military Atlas: The Nation's Battlefields from the French-Indian Wars to Kosovo

The Canadian Military Atlas: The Nation's Battlefields from the French-Indian Wars to Kosovo

By: Zuehlke, Mark; Daniel, C. Stuart

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Stoddart Pub: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811G1898

ISBN: 0773732896

Condition: Fair


0773732896 228 pages. Index. Bibliography. Historical background and insightful commentary are added to more than 80 intricately detailed maps of 400 years of Canada's battlefields... Also included are more than 50 stunning photos and illustrations of our soldiers at war." - from dust jacket. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A sound reference copy. View more info