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Image for Eye-Witness to the Annexation of Cameroon 1883-1887

Eye-Witness to the Annexation of Cameroon 1883-1887

By: Ardener, Shirley G. (Signed)

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Cameroon, Ministry of Primary Education and West Cameroon Antiquities Commission: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 241G3404

Condition: Good


89 pages. Signed and dated by author atop half-title page. List of references. Reproductions of black and white illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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1889 Color Map Showing the Territorial Growth of the United States 1776-1887

By: Cramm, Geo. F.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, W.H. Stewart: 1889

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739H2771

Condition: Very Good


Outside dimensions 10.75" x 14.5". Unmarked with light wear and soiling. An attractive vintage copy. View more info

Canada and the American Presence: The United States Interest in an Independent Canada

By: Dickey, John Sloan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., New York University Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71105376

ISBN: 0814717586

Condition: Very Good


0814717586 202 pages with index.Small nicks, some corner wear and light wear/soiling to dust jacket. Contents beginning to yellow but clean. Brought to you by your friends at the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR). Shows how Canadians feel about the growing American presence in all sectors of Canadian life. Perceptively analyzes the implications for the integrity of Canada's nationhood and for relations with the United States. Defines the US national interest in a Canada that is genuinely independent, albeit basically friendly. View more info

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National Home Monthly Magazine, June 1938 - Sir Herbert Barker / In "Bohemia"

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Hansen, N.; L'Ami, C.; Castlen, L.; Gribble, L.; Brown, R.; Atlee, B.; Batley, V.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4822

Condition: Good


60 pages. Features: Nice colver illustration of Bride on green background; Charming colour-photo ad for Sweet Caporal cigarettes inside front cover shows two well-dressed ladies walking dog; Brief news article on Russia refers to "the wholesale butchering of men who were Stalin's chief associates for years but came to be regarded as him as rivalsor as obstacles to his being a more autocratic ruler than any Czar ever was."; Nice one-page Maxwell House coffee illustrated ad; The Call to National Defence; Testing Canadian Democracy; The Peril of Czechoslovakia; Economic Demobilization; S... View more info

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The Belgian Congo and The Berlin Act

By: Keith, Arthur Berriedale

Price: $350.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H3696

Condition: Fair


344 pages. Index. Aims to "examine in the history of the Independent State of the Congo the defects of the Berlin Act, and to indicate the amendments which must be made in that international compact if it is to serve the high purposes for which it was destined, the extension to central Africa of the benefits of civilization and freedom of trade." - Preface. Former library copy with usual markings. Sturdily rebound in tan buckram. A sound copy. View more info

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Fight for Canada: 400 Years of Resistance to American Expansion

By: Orchard, David

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Stoddart Pub: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 345C6674

ISBN: 0773755691

Condition: Good


0773755691 292 pages. Reference notes. Index. Author's signature upon title page. "Examines the early invasions of Canada, the U.S. annexation movements, and the various trade proposals, including the 1911 free trade election that prompted Rudyard Kipling to write, 'It is her own soul Canada risks today'". Ink stamp upon title page else unmarked. Light wear. Bit of soiling to bottom edge. A quality copy. View more info

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Sixty Years of Protection in Canada 1846-1907: Where Industry Leans on the Politician

By: Porritt, Edward

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, MacMillan: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 125A7733

Condition: Fair


478 pages. Advertisements. Index. Chapters include: The Grip of the Protected Interests on the Government and the Press; The Repeal of the Corn Laws and Fiscal Freedom for Canada; The Movements for Free Trade and Annexation; Reciprocity - The movement for the Elgin-Marcy Treaty 1854-1866; Reciprocity - Overtures by Canada since 1866; The Beginnings of the Movement for a National Policy; The First National Policy Tariffs - 1858 to 1870; National Policy as a measure of Retaliation 1870-1874; The Fight in Parliament and in the Constituencies for the National Policy 1874-1878; The National Poli... View more info

Canada Views the United States - Nineteenth-Century Political Attitudes

By: Robert Craig Brown; S.F. Wise

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Macmillan of Canada: 1972

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 34405280

ISBN: 0770509258

Condition: Very Good


0770509258 130 pages with index. Mild patch of soiling to front endpaper, underlining and marginalia on page 9, one inch stain to bottom edge and sticker patch atop front cover, otherwise clean, tight and square. Presents Canadian attitudes and shows how and why they felt the distinctiveness of their own values and character in the nineteenth century vis-a-vis the United States. View more info