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CANADA'S STORY told to Boys and Girls (Our Empire Story)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Edinburgh, T C & E C Jack: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467H4140

ISBN: B009Q12H8M

Condition: Fair


B009Q12H8M 121 pages. Attractively illustrated colour plates. Undated - circa 1921? No mention of any prior printings. The twenty-one chapters include stories of Henry Hudson, La Salle, Count Frontenac, Madeleine De Vercheres, Laura Secord, Louis Riel and others. Prior owner's name in ball pen on back of front free endpaper. Half-title page removed. Above-average wear. Writing atop plate at page 12 which is loose but present. Narrow opening in binding at page 48... View more info

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Arctic Odyssey: The Diary of Diamond Jenness, 1913-1916

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 431H4126

ISBN: 066012906X

Condition: Good


066012906X xliii, 859 pages. Footnotes, references, index. Black and white diagrams and reproductions of photos. "Provides insight at a ground level of Jenness' long, tough voyage of discovery, so that anyone interested in Arctic America or Canadian studies will find this journal a rare and enriching experience. Further, for Arctic scholars, this journal presents the detailed context for those pioneer monographs that launched the career of young Jenness and led t... View more info

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Western broadcasting over the iron curtain

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: England, Croom Helm: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 545H4023

ISBN: 0709944381

Condition: Fair


0709944381 [10], 274 pages. Index. Bibliography. "A collection of twelve essays dealing with the broadcasting of western governments to the USSR and its eastern satellites." - Preface. Contributors include: Frank Ward and Helen Koshits of Radio Canada International (RCI); Frank Shakespeare of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL); William A. Buell (RFE/RL); Barbara Schiele, Voice of America (VOA); Edward Mainland, Mark Pomar and Kurt Carlson (VOA); Peter F... View more info

Image for The Canadian Canvas. 1975-76. A Traveling Exhibition of 85 Paintings. Represented in 'The Canadian Canvas' Are the Works of 46 Artists from Across Canada. The 85 Paintings Were Selected by Region, by a Distinguished Curator or Museum Director Who, fo

The Canadian Canvas. 1975-76. A Traveling Exhibition of 85 Paintings. Represented in 'The Canadian Canvas' Are the Works of 46 Artists from Across Canada. The 85 Paintings Were Selected by Region, by a Distinguished Curator or Museum Director Who, fo

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Time Canada Ltd.: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128H3709

ISBN: B0037VDEPC

Condition: Fair


B0037VDEPC 120 pages. Text in English and French. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Includes "the works of 46 artists from across Canada. The 85 paintings were selected, by region, by a distinguished curator or museum director who, for this catalogue, also contributed a personal view of painting in that area of the country." - subtitle. Unmarked with somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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The Icelanders in Canada,

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Printed by National Publishers and Viking Printer: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 723H3608

ISBN: B002H4I2GQ

Condition: Good


B002H4I2GQ Signed and inscribed by author atop front free endpaper. 510 pages. Select bibliography. Index. Black and white maps and reproductions of photos. Explains how "the evolution of the Icelandic nation developed certain qualities of mind, and how those qualities have been strengthened through the adversities the Icelandic people have had to endure. It is these qualities which produced the Icelandic Canadian 'harvest' of achievement during the ninety odd ... View more info

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Escape From Singapore: The War Memoirs of Fred Thurlby and Bill Maxwell with Gerry Beauchamp

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Canada's Wings: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 517H3440

ISBN: 0920002374

Condition: Very Good


0920002374 131 pages. Bibliography. Reproductions of black and white photos. Diagrams. Combines the WWII adventures of the three authors as they travel to Singapore only to be chased from place to place by the Japanese before returning for revenge. Small address label inside front cover, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice tight copy. [Not in Enser] View more info

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The Marine Pilots of Canada's West Coast

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Canada, Hill Wilson: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 666H3366

ISBN: B004KIONOC

Condition: Very Good


B004KIONOC Signed and inscribed by author upon title page. xii, 278, [32] pages. Numerous black and white reproductions of archival photos. Bibliography. Index of pilots. Index of vessels. Chapters include: The History of Pilotage; The Legislation; The Pilots and the District; Tales of the Pilots and the Coast of British Columbia; The Pilot Boats of British Columbia. Author spent 48 years at sea, including 26 as a pilot. Unmarked with light wear. A quality copy.... View more info

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Math Makes Sense 3

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Pearson Education Canada: 2006

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 614H3412

ISBN: 0321118170

Condition: Good


0321118170 436 pages. Moderate wear. Soiling to pages 27-28. Some markings. Binding intact. A sound working copy. View more info

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Math Makes Sense 7 (Seven)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Pearson Education Canada: 2007

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 614H3234

ISBN: 0321431553

Condition: Fair


0321431553 386 pages. CD stored inside back cover. Few markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy working copy. View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 19, 1940 - Will Turkey Hold Near East for the Allies?

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance: February 19, 1940 - Will Turkey Hold Near East for the Allies?

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3191

ISBN: B00QG2QV0O

Condition: Good


B00QG2QV0O 60 pages. Features: One-page photo ad for Goodrich Silvertown tires shows huge 100-ton transformer on large flatbed trailer; Babe Ruth's birthday (with small photo); Marriage of Dorris Bowdon to Nunnally Johnson (with small photo); Obituary for Capt. Wilford H. (Captain Billy) Fawcett; Obituary for Lord Tweedsmuir, Governor General of Canada; Absolutely gorgeous one-page full-color ad for Diamond T Super-Service Trucks; Nice one-page photo ad for Internationa... View more info

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Champlain: The Birth of French America

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, McGill-Queen's University Press: 2004

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 818H2899

ISBN: 0773528504

Condition: Very Good


0773528504 398 pages. Extensive bibliography. Index. "Revisits Champlain's enormous contributions and unique role in history, offering new insights and raising new questions about the 'father of New France.' Lavishly illustrated, including the thirty-two maps attributed to Champlain as well as documents, a selection of his drawings, and illustrations of rare artifacts, this is an unsurpassed source of information for anyone wanting to understand New France and th... View more info

Image for Badges of the Canadian Forces / Les insignes des Forces canadiennes

Badges of the Canadian Forces / Les insignes des Forces canadiennes

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Supply and Services Canada: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 553H2877

ISBN: B0000E8W4Y

Condition: Fair


B0000E8W4Y Multiple paginations, 1.25" thick. Illustrated in colour. Bilingual English/French text. Binding tight. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average wear to illustrated card covers. A sound copy of this very informative and authoritative reference. (ISBN number stated in book, 066000569 appears to be invalid. View more info

Image for For Every North American Indian Who Begins to Disappear I Also Begin to Disappear. Being a Collection of Essays Concerned with the Quality of Human Relations Between the Red and White Peoples of This Continent

For Every North American Indian Who Begins to Disappear I Also Begin to Disappear. Being a Collection of Essays Concerned with the Quality of Human Relations Between the Red and White Peoples of This Continent

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Neewin Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 738H1809

ISBN: B0012MXATI

Condition: Fair


B0012MXATI 164 pages. "A collection of essays concerned with the quality of human relations between the red and white peoples of this continent." - subtitle. "Thought-provoking, informative and well-written, this book is highly recommended." - About Indians 1145. Unmarked. Somewhat above-average external wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Towards Sustainable Management of the Boreal Forest

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Science Publishing (NRC Research Press): 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 762H1641

ISBN: 0660187620

Condition: Fine


0660187620 v, [1], 1039 pages. Index. References. "Offers many case studies, conclusions, and recommendations regarding progress towards sustainable forest management." - from Acknowledgements. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. A superb copy. View more info

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History of the Book in Canada: Volume One: Beginnings to 1840

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 712H1395

ISBN: 0802089437

Condition: Fine


0802089437 xxx, 540 pages. Index and extensive footnotes. "Examines the role of print in the political, religious, intellectual, and cultural life of the colonies that eventually became Canada." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A superb copy. View more info

Image for Pacific Rim National Park: An Annotated Bibliography (SSFC=FCSS) (English and French Edition)

Pacific Rim National Park: An Annotated Bibliography (SSFC=FCSS) (English and French Edition)

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Social Science Federation of Canada = Federation Canadienne: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 724H1367

ISBN: 0920052207

Condition: Fair


0920052207 234 pages. Index. Text in English. 1,570 entries. "The Human History, Land Use and Resources Management of the West Coast of Vancouver Island and Adjacent Coastal Areas of Vancouver Island" - subtitle. Usual library markings. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy of this valuable reference. View more info

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Mr. Whiskers

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Thomas Nelson & Sons (Canada) Limited: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467H1066

ISBN: B000IDBCH4

Condition: Fair


B000IDBCH4 158 pages. Written at the primer level. Brings children delightful stories from real life and from the world of make-believe. Minimal markings. Front hinge open. Somewhat above-average wear. A sound copy of this beloved reader. View more info

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Aspen Manager's Handbook for British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Victoria, Canada/British Columbia: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 352H1019

ISBN: 0772624410

Condition: Very Good


0772624410 x, 106 pages. Reference list. Map. Tables. Graphs. "Identifies and develops habitat enhancement objectives and recommendations that maintain biodiversity of the Cariboo-Chilcotin grasslands." - from page iii. High-lighting on one page, otherwise unmarked with light wear. A sound copy. View more info

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A Sto:lo-Coast Salish Historical Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H0305

ISBN: 1550548123

Condition: Very Good


1550548123 208 pages. "Presents a comprehensive overview of Sto:lo-Coast Salish history. Full colour original maps, artwork and photographs grace the pages of this monumental volume, placing a vast wealth of easily accessible information at the fingertips of general readers and academics alike... (contains) innovative analyses that will expand the horizons of anyone interested in Native and West Coast history." - from dust jacket. Please note that this copy in... View more info

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Salish Sea: A handbook for educators

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Parks Canada: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 622G4589

ISBN: 0660185962

Condition: Fair


0660185962 Please note: this is a heavily-worn former library copy with the usual markings. It is not pretty but remains usable. 108 pages. CD in pocket inside back cover. "A handbook designed around music inspired by the Salish Sea and created by Holly Arntzen and a choir of student singers in the Salish Sea music CD." - from page ix. View more info