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Maclean's Magazine, January 1, 1955

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0487

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Editorial - The Lure of Disarmament; Why Churchill Backed Mountbatten; Canadian Immigration Problems in Hong Kong - Phoney Birth Certificates; Niice ad for the Oldsmobile Ninety-Eight; How the Prime Minister became Uncle Louis (St. Laurent) - article with many photos; I Say Your Child Can't Read - by Dr. Rudolf Flesch; We Say Children Read Better, by Marian Harvie and Phyllis Todds; Chiang Kai-Shek - The Man Who Yearns For War - article with photos; Forty Million Dollars Worth of Snow - The growth of the ski heaven of the Laurentians - article with photos; Soviet Psychiatr... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, October 1, 1952

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean-Hunter: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0496

Condition: Very Good


68 pages. Features: Editorial - Why are We Afraid to Grow (i.e. why are we afraid of immigration); Mr. Gromyko is welcomed to London, England; The Last Days of Dr. Harry Cassidy, Canada's outstanding authority in the field of social welfare - He knew he would die within three weeks - How he tied together the loose ends of his life - with portrait by Charles Comfort, RCA; She Leads the Housewives Crusade - Dorothy Walton, once the world's best badminton player, is fast becoming our best-known housewife as she spearheads half a million women on in a campaign to make shopping easier, cheaper and... View more info

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Time Magazine (Canadian Edition), August (Aug.) 3, 1981 - Chuck and Di Cover Illustration

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Time: 1981

Edition: Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 838G4906

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Storyteller Michael Parents; G6 Leaders Meet at Montebello - article with color photos; Ronald Reagan - Commander from Culver City; Clinch River - a Breeder Reactor for Howard Baker; New US policies on immigration; Senators urge William Casey to quit CIA; Daniel Yankelovich predicts new "ethic of commitment"; Prince Charles Weds Lady Diana - feature article with color photos; Precarous Peace Between Israel and P.L.O.; Tough Challenges in Poland; U.S. Favouring China over Taiwan; Pope's Assailant Mehmet Ali Agca gets life; Attack from the right in El Salvador; Hunge... View more info

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Statutes of the Province of British Columbia, Passed in the Third Session of the Fourth Parliament of British Columbia, Begun and Holden at Victoria, on the 12th January, and Ending on the 9th March, 1885

By: Province of British Columbia

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, Queen's Printer: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 866A4765

Condition: Fair


Contains public acts relating to: Interpretation of Acts, Chinese Regulation (Immigration), Coroners, Constitution, Courts (Appellate Jurisdiction), Courts of Assize and Nisi Prius, County Courts, Debt, Sumas Dyking, Fences and Water Courses, Ferries, Game, Chinese Immigration (to prevent), Innkeepers, Jurors, Crown Lands, Land Registry, Licences, Liens, Married Women's Property, Municipalities, Penalties, Revenue, Supply, Public Schools, Spinks, J.M.M. (to authorize Commission of Enquiry respecting an alleged transfer of land from certain Indians), Stipendiary Magistrates, Cariboo Road Tolls.... View more info

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Joy for Living

By: RICHARDSON, Joy

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Joy Dee Marketing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 124A7525

ISBN: 0968124704

Condition: Very Good


0968124704 268 pages. Author's signature atop first leaf. "Joy's beginning, as daughter of a prominent, horse loving farmer in England, a fine education, service in the WRNS, 2 husbands, a long standing affair, penniless immigration to Canada, culminated in her discovery of the American Quarter Horse, and attaining outstanding success in spite of overwhelming odds." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked. Crease to upper corner of front cover and first few pages else as new. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Canadian/Star Weekly Magazine, 25 February - 4 March 1967 - Carl Brewer Cover

By: Rimstead, Paul; Rasky, Frank; Lautens, Gary; Buxton, Bonnie; Hughes, Barry Conn; Eber, Dorothy; Gougeon, Helen; Grant, Maggie

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar Publishers: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319G0994

Condition: Good


36 pages. Features: Great cover photo of hockey player Carl Brewer; Feature article - The Tensions that torture my friend, Carl Brewer - with six colour photos; Fantastic full-page colour photo for Chrysler cars; The Japanese are Coming to Canada's great open spaces - article with photos explain how Canada's immigration policy is opening to Asians; Gary Lautens' St. Bernard has cost him $3,650 over the past nine years; The Fair Isle Flourish - Colour fashion photos; Air Canada colour centerfold promotes their flights to Moscow, and other destination across the Atlantic; Expo on the Cheap - ar... View more info

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Canadian Jewish Archives, New Series, Number 12 (Twelve); On Mackenzie King and Jewish Sweating Labor (Labour) - Part 1 (One)

By: Rome, David (compiler); Hayes, Saul (Introduction)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Jewish Congress, National Archives: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156H0249

Condition: Good


vi, 91 pages. Provides penetrating analysis of a particularly important and mormative moment in the biography of William Lyon Mackenzie King. "We have here side glimpses of the Jews in the shops, Jews in the managers' offices, Jews in Toronto politics, the Holy Blossom Temple, Toronto Jews in Sarafand, Abraham Rhinewine, Jewish immigration cases - the warp and woof of the day in the life of the Jew early in the century. King could never have dreamed of such a role in Jewish historiography." - from page vi. Sections include: The Student and His Assignment; Those Toronto Jews; Prepar... View more info

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Canadian Jewish Archives, New Series No. 1 (One): Early Documents on the Canadian Jewish Congress 1914-1921

By: Rome, David; Hayes, Saul

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Montreal, Canadian Jewish Congress: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 156H0244

Condition: Good


69 pages. Provides a fascinating chronological list of concisely described documents in the CJC archives, beginning begin with several documents concerning Jewish immigration into Canada during the fateful year of 1914. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Why Civilizations Collapse; Fields, Dr. E.R. [Introduction]

By: Smith, Drew L.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Truth at Last Books: 2002

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 545H4047

Condition: Good


80 pages. Second edition of this work first published in 1965. "Author was one of the leaders in the struggle to maintain the segregation of the races. He was a direct descendant of one of our nation's founding fathers, John Witherspoon, a signer of the original Declaration of Independence." - Introduction. The purpose of this book is "to show, without any malice or hatred for any race, the background of the color problem in world history, the way in which it has affected, and is now affecting, the white race, and how the challenge of color may be combatted for the benefit of a... View more info

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Swiss Immigration to Canada: Achievements, Testimonies, Relations

By: Spaar, Ilona Shulman

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Consulate General of Switzerland: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 137H4358

ISBN: 0992140005

Condition: Fine


0992140005 xvi, 221 pages. Footnotes and Selected Bibliography. Generously illustrated with black and white reproductions of archival photos plus many recent colour photos. Published upon the occasion of the 100th anniversary of official relations between Switzerland and Western Canada in 2013. "In the nineteenth century Switzerland was not a wealthy country. Emigration movements on a larger scale began especially during times of crisis in the 19th century and at the beginning of the 20th century. One of the main destinations for the Swiss emigrants was the North American continent. ... View more info

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Defensive Racism: An Unapologetic Examination of Racial Differences

By: Steele, Edgar J.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, ProPer Press: 2005

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 238G1804

ISBN: 0976125900

Condition: Very Good


0976125900 378 pages. "Compulsively readable, incisive in its analysis, and deft in its marshalling of factual evidence... so good, I would recommend it to my own mother." - from dust jacket review. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A quality copy. View more info

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Pioneer Days in (History of) Bardo, Alberta , Including Sketches of Early Surrounding Settlements

By: Steen, Ragna; Hendrickson, Magda; Ronning, N.N. (Introdution)

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Tofield, Alberta, The Historical Society of Beaver Hills Lake: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3903

Condition: Fair


228 pages. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. "Deals with the immigration from USA of Scandinavians, their religion, major events, community life, communication, education, the Bardo Store, pioineer women, roads and railroads, emigration to Grande Prairie, and the Bardo Ladies Aid. Concentrates on the pre-WWI period." - from Krotki. This copy appears to have been owned by the son of author Magda Hendrickson as he has written "Mother' beneath her name on the title page and signed his name atop of the front free endpaper. Somewhat above-average wear. Binding inta... View more info

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Chinese Bondage in Peru: A History of the Chinese Coolie in Peru, 1849-1874

By: Stewart, Watt

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Praeger: 1970

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 113A0648

ISBN: 083712977X

Condition: Good


083712977X 247 pages. Index. Bibliography. Topics include: The 'Coolie Trade" at Macao; The Pacific Passage; Reception at Callao - Distribution; The Life of the Chinese; The Chinese a National Problem; The Coolie an International Problem for Peru; The Garcia y Garcia Mission (China and Japan); 'New' Chinese Immigration; The Coolie as Peruvian. Binding sound. Usual library markings. Quality reference copy. View more info

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The Ukrainian Canadians (Multicultural Canada Series)

By: Swyripa, Frances

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 415C6478

ISBN: 0442298633

Condition: Good


0442298633 64 pages. List of recommended reading. Proudly illustrated in colour and black and white. Examines the life of the first, second and third generations of Ukrainian-Canadians. Prior owner's small name inkstamp inside front cover else clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 10, 1926 - Open-Door Immigration?

The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 10, 1926 - Open-Door Immigration?

By: Thompson, Huston; Dillon, Philip R.; Watson, K.; Dunn, H.H.; Neil, Dudge Henry; Ford, Henry; MacDonald, Paul; Black, F.L.; Lowdermilk, Inez M.; De Young, Dirk P.; Arnold, George

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4910

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Fascinating news bits inside front cover; Woodrow Wilson Was Best and Worst Copy - his passion for accuracy conflicted with newspapermen who ignored serious things to ask him 'what he ate for breakfast' - part 3; Housekeeping in Our Paris Flat - how two Americans fared in the French Capital and "Got to Love Passy"; ; Never Separated a Single Family - open-door immigration specialists slander the United States Government - Rabbi Stephen Wise, president of the American Jewish Congress, urges passage of the most liberal of all the liberalizing measures - the Perlman b... View more info

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The Quiet Adventurers in Canada

By: Turk, Marion G.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Self-Published: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 529A4662

Condition: Very Good


551 pages plus extensive index. Several black and white maps and illustrations. "Contrary to what most historians appear to think, the Channel Islanders contributed a great deal to Canadian history, and this book will attempt to show the value of their contribution in commerce, in blood lines and in culture." - from Preface. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

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U.S. Public Health Service Immigration Inspection Card for Quan Sun of Hong Kong

By: U.S. Public Health Service

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, U.S. Public Health Service: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 652H3131

Condition: Fair


This 7" x 4.8" piece of card stock documents the entry of young man Quan Sun of Hong Kong to the U.S.A. via the Dollar Steamship Line at San Francisco in February 1927. Includes date of departure from Hong Kong, name of ship, vaccination details, and photo of the passenger on reverse side. Somewhat above-average wear and soiling. Has been folded in half. An interesting piece of U.S. immigration/border ephemera. View more info

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To all our children: The story of the postwar Dutch immigration to Canada

By: VanderMey, Albert

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Paideia Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16703503

ISBN: 0888151004

Condition: Fine


0888151004 512 pages. "Between 1946 and 1982 more than 180,000 people emigrated from The Netherlands to Canada. That enormous tide peaked in 1952, when almost 21,000 Netherlanders made Canada their home. The movement arose out of a long-occupied country whose citizens considered Canadians their liberators, out of tiny Holland's limited capacity for growth, and out of the uneasy political situation in Europe. The real result of the movement, the lives of the ordinary people who uprooted themselves to immigrate, is the subject of this overwhelming documentation. Told simply and movingly... View more info

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The Modern Jew

By: White, Arnold [1848-1925]

Price: $6,500.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 163H3899

Condition: Good


xvii, 301, 32 [ads] pp. 7.5" x 5.3". "The circumstances under which the wealth, the power, and the numbers of the Jewish race domiciled in this country are likely to be indefinitely increased seem to call for more prescience and thought at the hands of our rulers than have yet been bestowed upon them. To make people think is the object of this book. Should they refuse, they will wake up one morning only to discover that they have parted with the realities of national life, and are dominated by cosmopolitan and materialist influences fatal to the existence of the English nation.... View more info

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The Dearborn Independent - Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April 17, 1926: Letting in the Alien Flood - Why?

By: Whiting, May B.; Watson, Kenneth; Laird, Donald A.; Thompson, Huston; Vose, Caroline E.; Finger, Charles J.; Hubbard, Samuel; Benson, Allan L.; Montgomery, A.J.; Waite, John B.; Mosnat, H.R.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838G4911

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Fascinating news bits inside front cover; Merry Richmond, Virginia - Rich in Romance/The Rare Old Traditions are still Undimmed; Letting in the Alien (Immigration) Flood - Why? - Relatives have relatives and the Perlman Bill would admit them all; Two Dozen Ways to Keep Sane - ways of thinking and living cause mental breakdowns; Woodrow Wilson - Taker of Chances (part 4); The Drama of Our Youth - village theatricals when father and mother were characters in the play; Mr. (Henry) Ford's Page - he talks about the mirage of the 'saturation point' of a service; Editorials - for... View more info