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Image for Guide Book. Sixth Annual Field Conference Bow Valley September, 1956.

Guide Book. Sixth Annual Field Conference Bow Valley September, 1956.

By: N/A

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Canada, Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 624H4032

ISBN: B0037V7UMK

Condition: Good


B0037V7UMK viii, [1], 162 pages. Attractively colour-illustrated maroon boards. Two maps in pocket inside back board. Printed upon glossy stock. Black and white photos, illustrations, graphs and tables. "Seven of the papers are devoted to discussion of stratigraphy and stratigraphic problems, three are discourses on structural problems, two are concerned with economic geology, and one with the development of hydroelectric power in the Bow River drainage basin. Begins with a brief sketch of the human history of the area being studied." - Preface. Intended to serve as a useful and... View more info

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Pioneers Who Blazed the Trail: Local History of High Prairie, Alberta

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: High Prairie, Alberta, Centennial Book Committee: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648H3831

ISBN: B002CZUF0Q

Condition: Good


B002CZUF0Q 320 pages. Index to family stories. Black and white reproductions of wonderful archival photos. Includes many family and personal histories, and more. "There are few living now who can recall travelling the winter freight trails over frozen rivers and lakes or crossing the hundred mile long Great Barrier of muskegs, swamps, bridgeless rivers and creeks between Athabasca Landing and Sawridge, on Lesser Slave Lake, during the summer season to look for locations on which to build homes. In this raw, wild land, winters were too long and too cold; summers with hordes of mosquito... View more info

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Recipes with a touch of nostalgia: Centennial cookbook, Christ Church, Millarville, 1896-1996

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Millarville, AB, Canada, Ladies Senior Guild, Christ Church: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 747H3603

ISBN: 1550563297

Condition: Good


1550563297 182 pages. Cookbook published to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Christ Church, Millarville, Alberta, in 1996. Includes some history of the church. Unmarked with average wear. A sound copy of this nostalgic Millarville memento. 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 The Anglican Church in Calvary: Church Activities, 1878 - 1974 - Accounts by Calgary Authors

The Anglican Church in Calvary: Church Activities, 1878 - 1974 - Accounts by Calgary Authors

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Calgary Century Publications: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 754H4429

ISBN: B004LAYFRE

Condition: Good


B004LAYFRE iii, 159 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Includes parishes formed up to 1939. An illustrated historical account which was part of the Century Calgary Historical Series. Prior owner's name atop title page. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. Strathern 180. 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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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 greetings upon front free endpaper otherwise unmarked with average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy of this very informative ge... 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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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 in northwest Calgary. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. A superb copy. View more info

Image for As the Wheels Turn. a History of Rosalind, Kelsey and Districts (Alberta, Canada).

As the Wheels Turn. a History of Rosalind, Kelsey and Districts (Alberta, Canada).

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Rosalind, Alberta, Rosalind And District History Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4380

ISBN: B002CZWQHG

Condition: Fair


B002CZWQHG viii, 591 pages. Profusely illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos. Maps. Index of family names. Listing of names at rest in the Melville Cemetery. "We hope this book will be both interesting and valuable to those who carry on in this community. We hope that through the glimpse into the past which this book provides, we may be made appreciative of the rich legacyy left to us by those who toiled long and hard and suffered much. We are also proud to have been able to include a tribute to those who served in the armed services." - Preface. Boun... View more info

Best Mounted Police Stories

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 72500134

ISBN: 0888640544

Condition: Very Good


0888640544 258 pages. Short stories which can be read for sheer thrills: outlaws, smugglers, trappers, rebellion, the Gold Rush, and the opening of the new territory... adventure in an untamed land. Light wear and soiling to edges. Contents unmarked. View more info

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The Politics of Cultural Mediation: Baroness Elsa von Freytag-Loringhoven and Felix Paul Greve

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 56204899

ISBN: 0888644124

Condition: Fine


0888644124 212 pages. This collection of essays explores the contact zones produced by the migrations of two German-born cultural figures. Both figures negotiated languages beyond their mother tongue (German); both moved between geographic and cultural worlds; both produced cultural works in their adopted countries (the US and Canada); and both 'translated' themselves into new contexts." - from back cover. Black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked with virtually zero wear. Lovely copy. View more info

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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police Activity Book (Vol. 2)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Heritage House Publishing Company, Limited: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15604973

ISBN: 0919214487

Condition: Fair


0919214487 44 pages. Featuring South-East Alberta. Black and white illustrations. Usual library markings. Average wear. Sound working copy. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Winter 1987

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9218

ISBN: B00UBHQ6J6

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHQ6J6 Features: Cape Scott - An Ill-Conceived Providence; Canals of Southern Alberta; B.C.'s Most Famous Prison Escape; Grappler's Fateful Voyage; Port Essington - Only a Dream. Clean, bright and unmarked. View more info

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Old Glenora *Numbered Copy from Limited Edition*

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, The Old Glenora Historical Society: 1984

Edition: Limited Edition of 750 Copies

Seller ID: 115A9468

ISBN: 0969198302

Condition: Fine


0969198302 87 pages. Copy number 142 of 750. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. "Spanning several decades and illustrated with numerous historical photographs, Old Glenora is an exceptional collaborative achievement by area residents, and provides a significant contribution to the history of Edmonton." - from dust jacket. Map endpapers. Very light wear to clean and unmarked book. Average wear to dust jacket which is preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Quality copy. View more info

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Now What? *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Nico: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 815A1208

ISBN: 0973539402

Condition: Good


0973539402 403 pages. Signed by "Nick and Zoya" upon title page. "Takes us through the harrowing life of author's forefathers who survived two World Wars, the Russian Revolution, and the Great Depression, finally establishing their family homestead in the harsh Canadian north country of Alberta. From there, he leads us along his own path of searching and discovery, ultimately coming to understand the power of God in his life." - from back cover. Newspaper review affixed inside front cover. Average wear. Spine leaning. View more info

The Best of Wellspring - a Self-Care Reader

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, The James Bay Community Project: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65108589

ISBN: 0969206100

Condition: Good


0969206100 112 pages. Pleasantly illustrated in black and white. How to enjoy sex, get rid of those knots in your neck, sleep contentedly, and delight in eating the guilt-free way. This book gets to the "heart of the matter." Collected from the pages of Canada's only magazine devoted exclusively to self-care, this volume is a practical, everyday guide to implementing the excitement and power of self-care in your life. Includes up-to-date information about: the philisophy of self-care; in-the-home medical tools and treatments for self-care; how to maintian health and prevent diseas... View more info

Still Soaring

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Brandywine Enterprises Ltd.: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72500715

ISBN: 0921180004

Condition: Fair


0921180004 150 pages. Author's signature upon title page. Follows her previous bestsellers with this delightful collection of funny, sad, and fascinating stories filled with "Holmes-spun philosophy." At 90, as Canada's oldest broadcaster, she still regularly presents her lively stories on CBC radio. Recounts more memorable incidents from her early life, her pioneer days, and her eventful years in the city. Prior owner's name atop half-title page else unmarked. Above averate wear. Binding intact. Very good reading copy. View more info

Image for Rejoice A History of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Alberta and the Northwest Territories

Rejoice A History of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Alberta and the Northwest Territories

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1884

ISBN: 0889254346

Condition: Very Good


0889254346 160 pages. Many archival black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight and square. Lovely copy. Undated - circa 1990? View more info

Image for Foothills Echoes (Millarville, Alberta History from 1940)

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