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Woman's Home Companion Cook Book

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son: 1946

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 755H4298

ISBN: B00WYCONNC

Condition: Fair


B00WYCONNC This copy is a vintage 1946 reprint of the 1942 first edition. 951 pages. Index. Occasional colour and black and white photos. "Every one of the 2,600 recipes in this book was either originated or thoroughly tested in the Companion's Home Service kitchens before it earned its place in this book." - Introduction. Covers the full spectrum of American cookery circa WWII. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling through respectful use. Binding aging but intact. A worthy copy of this beloved kitchen keepsake. View more info

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The Saturday Evening Post, November 1, 1941 *The First American Crusade, By Herbert Hoover*

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8537

ISBN: B00H3XH4LK

Condition: Good


B00H3XH4LK 104 pages. Features: Great color photo Studebaker ad inside front cover features military insert; Plymouth ad; Great colour photo ad for Armstrong's Asphalt Tile; The First American Crusade - Herbert Hoover's personal memoirs of World War I, originally intended for release after his death but printed here in view of the imminent entrance of the US into World War II - with photos; Go Fly a Kite, story by Eddy Orcutt; Hearts of Oak, by Walter Havighurst; Cellini to Hearst to Klotz - the sale of fine art and objects by Gimbel Brothers; Stanford Football Coach Clark Shaughnessy behind ... View more info

Survival - The Story of a Life: 1942-2001 *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 2001

Edition: Third Printing (Revised)

Seller ID: 15103904

ISBN: 0969730713

Condition: Fine


0969730713 180 pages. Author's signature and inscription to Jim Munro, of Munro's Books, Victoria, upon front flyleaf. The graphic recollections of a Japanese prisoner of war during World War II. "Richard Sewell writes very well, the major publishing houses to which he sent the manuscript said so, but they were very sorry to have to say 'no' and pass it by - 'because it might possibly offend the Japanese, who are now, after all, our (business) friends and allies... Tackles squarely the question of why and how such systematic, deliberate, and intense cruelty was endemic in the Japanes tr... View more info

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WAR: Dieppe Summary, No. 28, October (Oct.) 3rd, 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0380

Condition: Very Good


12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada October, 1942. Contents: Reconnaissance in Force - The Dieppe Story Written in Outline - with two maps; Personal History - The Dieppe story as it was lived by the men who fought there - personal observations of nineteen participants in the raid. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

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Current Affairs, Number 32: North Africa/America's Colour Problem. December (Dec.) 5th, 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brodrick, Alan Houghton

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0398

Condition: Very Good


12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, December, 1942. Contents: North Africa - article with one-page map of Tunis and vicinity; The Color (Colour) Problem as the American Sees it (Black/White Racial issues); Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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WAR: This is the Red Army, No. 38, February (Feb.) 20th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Brooke, General Sir Alan

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0385

Condition: Very Good


12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada March, 1943. Contents: A Message to the Red Army from General Sir Alan Brooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff; This is the Red Army - A Survey, and an Appreciation; Centerfold map entitled Russia's Offensive indicates the limit of Germany's advance in 1942 and the approximate location of the German line Feb. 9, 1943; Home Guard Quiz. ... View more info

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WAR: Report on Airborne Mission in North Africa. No. 39, March (Mar.) 6th, 1943

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Frost, Lt.-Col. J.D.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1943

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0386

Condition: Good


12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada April, 1943. Contents: Military Law Quiz; Report on an Airborne mission in North Africa, Nove 29 - Dec 10, 1942 - with map. Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

Image for WAR: Life in the R.A.C. (Royal Armoured Corps), No. 27, September (Sept.) 19th, 1942 - Dieppe Transcript

WAR: Life in the R.A.C. (Royal Armoured Corps), No. 27, September (Sept.) 19th, 1942 - Dieppe Transcript

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Trooper Frank Owen; Watts, Captain Stephen

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0379

Condition: Very Good


12 pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada October, 1942. Contents: Life in the R.A.C. - tank crews in training; The Tanks at Dieppe - actual dialogue of R.T. wireless conversation between members of the tank crews of B and C Squadrons of the 14th Canadian Army Tank Regiment (The Calgarys); Finding New Officers; Index for numbers 1-26 of this publication. Light wear. Clean and unma... View more info

Image for Current Affairs, Number 27: Reconstruction - Town Planning, September (Sept.) 26th, 1942

Current Affairs, Number 27: Reconstruction - Town Planning, September (Sept.) 26th, 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Tubbs, Ralph

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0396

Condition: Very Good


12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, October, 1942. Contents: Talking of Reconstruction - does it take our mind off the job of winning the war?; Shall We Rebuild Without a Plan?; How Town Planning Would Affect You if You Live in a Large Industrial City - illustrated article. Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Current Affairs, Number 31: Taking Stock, November (Nov.) 21st 1942

Current Affairs, Number 31: Taking Stock, November (Nov.) 21st 1942

By: (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs; Williams, W.E.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, (British) Army Bureau of Current Affairs / Government of Canada: 1942

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 665H0397

Condition: Very Good


12 + iv pages. "Not to be Published - the information given in this publication is not to be communicated, either directly, to the Press or to any person not holding an official position in His Majesty's Forces." - from front cover. Reprinted in Canada, November, 1942. Contents: A temperate assessment of the African victories; A reiteration of why the United Nations are in arms against the Axis; A series of reflections, mostly cautionary, upon the post-war prospects of thee average soldier. Centerfold map of North Africa, Southern Europe and most of the Middle East. Unmarked with l... View more info

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CU20 - Method for Flute - Brooke

By: A. Brooke

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Carl Fischer Music Publisher: 1962

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 217A1467

ISBN: 0825801451

Condition: Good


0825801451 211 pages. Revised edition of the 1942 first edition. "Intended solely to teach the technic and art of playing the Boehm system Flute... Presents in concise form the results of the experience of over twenty years as a teacher and a player." - from Introduction. Average wear. Top corner of front cover and title page clipped. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy. View more info

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Two Years of French Foreign Policy. Vichy 1940-1942 (tudes d'histoire conom...

By: Adrienne Doris Hytier

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Minard: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H3705

ISBN: B00CU9YP4G

Condition: Good


B00CU9YP4G 402 pages. Extensive bibliography. Text in English. The first work to study the Vichy period as a whole, and for its own sake. Chapters include: Inventory; The Breeaking Up of a Partnership; Uneasy Relations With England; The Vanquished and the Victor; Collaboration; A New Name Enters French History - Montoire; The Neutrals; The Laval Crisis; Darlan Tries His Hand; Collaboration At a Price; The Last Months. Prior owner's details atop first blank leaf, otherwise unmarked with average wear. Two inch opening between bottom of back cover and spine. Binding intact. A worthy copy. View more info

The darkest side of the Fascist Years (Essay Series 40) (Essay Series 40)

By: Angelo Principe

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Guernica Editions: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42102367

ISBN: 1550710834

Condition: Fine


1550710834 272 pages. Documents the three phases of the Italian-Canadian fascist press, following its parabolic trajectory from the initial failure of hte 1920s, to the noisy success in the mid-1930s, and to its final demise in the early 1940s. Focuses upon three key publications: L'Italia; Il Bollettino; and L'Eco. A history of the Italian in Canada under the spell of fascist propaganda. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Post Mortems on Enemy Submarines: Serial No. 5, Report on the Interrogation of Survivors from U-94 Sunk By U.S.N. PBY Plane and H.M.C.S. Oakville on August 27, 1942: O.N.I. 250-G *CONFIDENTIAL*

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $299.95

Publisher: United States Government, Division of Naval Intelligence: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A4738

Condition: Fair


38 pages. Includes list of crew members who survived, and those who did not. Above-average wear. Moisture stains. Binding intact. View more info

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Tashme: A Japanese Relocation Centre, 1942-1946

By: Awmack, Winifred J.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713H1048

Condition: Good


iv, 87 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. "I have written this booklet because I have found so many people know almost nothing about the evacuation of the Japanese Canadian people from the west coast during the war. At the coast, after Pearl Harbor, a Japanese family might be living next door to you and a few days later they were gone and no one knew where, particularly after they left the exhibition buildings in Vancouver. I feel sorry this story has to be told, in part, so that such a thing does not happen to any other group of people in this country. Tashme was establish... View more info

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Balinese Character - A Photographic Analysis: Volume II (2) Special Publications of the New York Academy of Sciences

By: Bateson, Gregory; Mead, Margaret

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, The New York Academy of Sciences: 1962

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 878C9915

Condition: Very Good


277 pages. Second printing of the 1942 first edition. Dozens of reproductions of black and white photos. Glossary and index of native words and personal names. Bibliographic note. Contents include: Spatial Orientation and Levels; Learning; Integration and Disintegration of the Body; Orifices of the Body; Autocosmic Play; Parents and Children; Siblings; Stages of Child Development; Rites of Passage. Very light external wear and soiling to decorated beige cloth exterior. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Tight and square. A pleasing copy. View more info

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Canadian Geographical Journal, March 1942 - Canada's Aircraft Industry

By: Bell, Ralph P.; Tallantyre, Renee; Owen, H.G.

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3424

Condition: Good


Pages 111-158 plus sixteen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Canada's Aircraft Industry - dozens of excellent photos of manufacturing and the key people behind it; Against the Dutch East Indian Backdrop - a look at Borneo - article with nice photos; Flying and the Telephone; and more. Some of the best ads include: Lovely Ontario Wines two-color ad inside front cover; General Electric (instruments for Canadian bombers); Malton's National Steel Car; The Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario (features illustration of military aviator). Bit of writing atop front cover. Average wear. Bi... View more info

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The (RCMP) Quarterly - Royal Canadian Mounted Police: Fall 1985, Vol. 50, No. 4

By: Bentham, Supt. J.R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, RCMP: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 114A9004

Condition: Very Good


84 pages. Features: Noble Service - John Eric Smaridge; The Early Years of Depot, Regina, Saskatchewan; 100 Years of Training - Depot Division; Military Police at War - The No. 2 Provost Company, Canadian Provost Corps in England and France 1942-1945; CSIS Badge; Jetranger (Bell Helicopter) - a Valuable Asset in Law Enforcement Operations; RCMP History Preserved in Oils; Andrew Cruickshank and the Queen of the Yukon; RCMP Depot Division Graduates; Divisional Dispatches; and more. Prior owner's name atop Table of Contents else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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The Cage

By: Billany, Dan; Dowie, David

Price: $99.95

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 847G4020

Condition: Fair


190 pages. Black and white frontis photos of authors who were captured in Africa in June 1942 and transfered to a POW camp in Italy from which they were released in September 1943, This book was written during their imprisonment. They were not heard from after December 1943 and it is assumed they were recaptured and lost their lives trying to escape during transit from Italy to Germany. - paraphrased from prefatory Note. Above-average wear to light-brown cloth exterior. Spine leaning. Binding intact. A worthy reading copy of this haunting work.. View more info

Image for Fortune Magazine, Volume XXV Number 6, June 1942: The Negro's War / Sterling Products Inc. Vs. I.G. Farben in Latin America

Fortune Magazine, Volume XXV Number 6, June 1942: The Negro's War / Sterling Products Inc. Vs. I.G. Farben in Latin America

By: Bissell, Richard M. Jr.; Hutchison, Bruce; et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Time Inc. Magazine Company: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2405

Condition: Good


212 pages. Features: The War of Distances - supplying our troops on distant fronts; Who Should Get the Ships? - The UN's methods, machinery, and difficulties of rationing; The Negro's War - a most fascinating look at the situation of America's blacks in WWII - with beautiful one-page color illustration by Romare Bearden and additional works by Charles Alston; Atlantic Area; They're Crowding the Rails - 51 trains/day on one Arizona track; Popguns on the Southern Front - Sterling Products Inc. is tasked with regaining its Latin-American drug market lost to I.G. Farben; Rubber Stocks - How Do We... View more info