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Image for Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

Newsweek Magazine, November 12, 1945 *POSTWAR SOUTH AMERICA SEETHES WITH REVOLUTION*

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823H4099

ISBN: B00QG2PWJK

Condition: Fair


B00QG2PWJK 116 pages. Features: Cover photo of revolution in Venezuela; Color ad for American Airlines System inside front cover; Alcoa ad for America's first aluminum boxcar; Ad for the Douglas DC-6; Nice black and white ad for Blackstone Cigars features George Raft and Charles Judels of the movie "Whistle Stop"; Color Ford car ad features tranquil mother and children in back seat; Fairchild aircraft ad; Truman struggles with inflation; The Gavin clemency case; 635,000 people tour the battleship Missouri in New York - and do considerable damage to the vessel; The Untold story of the... View more info

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Glasses and Glass-Ceramics

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York/London, Springer: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16504442

ISBN: 0412276909

Condition: Fine


0412276909 378 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. A review of these increasingly important materials by international authorities. A valuable reference for research workers in both university and industrial laboratories. Clean, tight and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Prize Winners 5th (Fifth) Annual Cook Book (Cookbook) - Vancouver Sun

By: Adams, Edith (pseudonym)

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., The Vancouver Sun: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 755H1449

Condition: Fair


64 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. "These prize-winning recipes were selected from many thousands submitted by Vancouver Sun readers, and have been carefully tested in scientific laboratories." - from page 1. Each recipe is accompanied by the name of the person who submitted it and, often, their address. Undated but appears to be circa 1937. Name atop front cover. Small red mark atop first page. Above-average wear and soiling. Binding intact. A worthy copy of this precious vintage Vancouver cook book. View more info

The Development of Stainless Steel: Its Properties and Uses

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $89.95

Publisher: U.K., Thos. Firth & Sons, LTD: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83102458

Condition: Very Good


82 pages. "Being a Text-book of Data collected from Investigations in the Research Laboratories and in the Works of Thos. Firth & Sons, LTD., Sheffield." - from title page. Chapters include: The Requisitioning of Stainless Steel; Stainless Steel and its Manufacture; The Working and Treatment of Stainless Steel; The Strength of Stainless Steel as Shewn by Mechanical Tests; The Mechanical Strength of Stainless Steel at High Temperatures; General Physical Properites; Resistance to Rust - Corrosion Resisting Properties; The Effect of Various Reagents upon Stainless Steel; Contact with Ot... View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, November (Nov.) 14, 1959 -  Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon Knows Rockets

The Saturday Evening Post, November (Nov.) 14, 1959 - Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon Knows Rockets

By: Crisp, N.; Athanas, V.; Polk, D.; Stanton, W.; Giesler, J.; Kobler, J.; Frank, S.; Layne, B.; Turska, G.; Tunley, R.; Bradbury, B.; Gallico, P.; Bellah, J.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Curtis: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4080

Condition: Good


130 pages. Short Stories: Last Chance for Love; The Hard Man; Cause to Kill; The Second-String Baby Sitter. Articles: The Jerry Giesler Story - article with photos, including Marilyn Monroe, Part I - Hollywood is my Client; Haven for the Uninhibited - Roger Coster and his cockeyed chateau in Haiti - color photos; Help for Homeowners; This is No Game for Kids - great photo-illustrated article on Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Bobby Layne; ; The Poland I Saw - the Poles still face a grim battle for existence; The Lady Knows Her Rockets - Dr. Dorothy Martin Simon is a rocket scientist at Avco'... View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, November (Nov.) 11, 1945 - New Highways for a Better New York

By: Davis, Harry M.; Brock, H.L.; Cook, F.G. Alletson; Bowles, Chester

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The New York Times: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0799

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover photo of Clement Atlee; RCA ad inside front cover with photo of RCA Laboratories at Princeton, NJ; Nice color ad for Dubonnet wine; Fairchild ad includes illustration of their Flying Boxcar in use by Western Union; The Atomic Bomb - problems confronting statesmen; FDR's Home, Hyde Park, becomes a new shrine; Teaching democratic ABC's to Nazi PW's (POWs) - a first-hand report; Four Million Families want ti build or buy a home; New Highways for a better New York - article with artist's renderings of the Cross-Bronx Expressway near Parkchester, the Cross-Bronx Expresswa... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, August 1, 1931: Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War-Makers

By: Drew, Lieut.-Col. George A.; Slade, Christine Jope; Roberts, Leslie; Hedworth; Barbara; Lorenson, Fred I.; Wallace, W. Stewart; Wright, Sewell Peaslee; Armitage, John; Holway, Ruth; Paterson, Jack; Wynne, Anthony; Hucks, M. Frances; et al

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Publishing: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 449G1383

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Nice color/photo ad for Quaker Puffed Rice and Puffed Wheat inside front cover; Great full-page ad with photos for International Trucks; Full-page photo ad for Cream of Wheat features baby; Salesmen of Death - The Truth About War Makers - "This Frankenstein monster must be smashed or it will smash civilization", by Lieut.-Col. George A. Drew - article with photos of Dr. William B. Shearer and Sir Basil Zaharoff; Backstage at Ottawa; Air-Minded - short story; The Empress of Britain - article with great photos of/in this Canadian-owned vessel which holds the record a... View more info

Canadian Woods - Their Properties and Uses: Second Edition

By: Forestry Branch, Forest Products Laboratories Division

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Ministry Fo Resources and Development: 1951

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 86203464

Condition: Good


367 pages. The 14 chapters include: Canadian Woods - General; Commercial Timbers of Canada; The Structure of Wood; The Mechanical and Physical Properties of Wood; The Seasoning of Lumber; Decay and Stains in Wood; Preservative Treatment of Wood; Secondary Wood-Using Industries; Veneers, Plywoods, and Wood Adhesives; Glued, Laminated Construction; Shipping Containers; Timber Fastenings; Pulp, Paper and Related Products. Black and white illustrations. Moderate wear to book. Binding intact. Prior owner's name inside front board else unmarked. Decent working copy of this excellent reference. View more info

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Design, Construction, and Refurbishment of Laboratories (Chemical Science Series) (v. 1)

By: Lees, Ron

Price: $89.95

Publisher: UK, John Wiley & Sons Inc: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 611A4671

ISBN: 0853126453

Condition: Fine


0853126453 375 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. Excellent copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct) 1, 1955 - Crackdown on Montreal Vice / Connaught Laboratories History

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, October (Oct) 1, 1955 - Crackdown on Montreal Vice / Connaught Laboratories History

By: Manning, Herbert; Callwood, J.; Frayne, T.; DePoe, Norman; Dacre, Douglas; Porter, M.; Phillips, A.; Dunwoody, Derm; Keasler, John I.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4721

Condition: Good


100 pages. Features: Cover illustration of St. Joseph's Convent on Toronto's Bay Street, with nuns raking fall leaves; The dream of Rt. Hon. L.S. Amery - his son Julian became an M.P. but son John was hanged for wartime pro-Nazi broadcasts; Nice two-page colour-photo ad for General Motors trucks presents a blue pickup and a red 2-ton stake truck; Vintage one-page photo ad for the Toro "Power Handle which allowed one motor to power numerous yard care attachments; What Virtue Has Done to Montreal - excellent photo-illustrated article discusses how the girls are being chased out of town and ... View more info

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Tools, Supplies and Equipment for Technicians and Craftsmen - Catalog No. 755

By: Mayer Bros. Inc.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA / Portland, OR, (Ad hoc) Winnipeg Committee of Unemployed Youth and Veterans of the Great Depression: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 621G2113

Condition: Good


160 pages. Index. A well-illustrated catalog offering tools, supplies and equpment for: Jewelers, Watchmakers, Clock Repair, Instruments, Electronics, Silversmiths, Opticians, Engravers, School Shops, Laboratories, Metal Workers and Die Sinkers. Average wear. Bit of writing on front cover. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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Privately Bound in One Volume: A.A.H.S. (American Aviation Historical Society) Journal, 1983 Issues

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, A.A.H.S.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 759A4807

Condition: Very Good


Features: Balloon Training at NAS Lakehurst; Underwriter's Laboratories Aircraft and Pilots Registers; How the Allies trained the American Air Service; The War Diary of John R. 'Killer' Kane - part III; The Stardusters - a history of the 406th Figher Group; Pineapple Airlines - an operational history of VR-21 - part I; The last flight of Lawrence B. Sperry; Seversky AP-7; The race from 'Point Zero' - Curtiss vs. Wright; Beware the Man with the Tape Recorder; Operation Sun-Run; The Douglas DC-1 - 50 years ago; What killed Harriet Quimby; Bell XP-77 Design Origin; Davis-Monthan - home of the USA... View more info

Image for Newsweek Magazine, December 3, 1945

Newsweek Magazine, December 3, 1945

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4842

Condition: Good


Contents: Color ad for 'Ask for Ethyl'; Bankers Trust ad - Buy Victory Bonds; Babcock & Wilcox ad - bombs and beauty aids need steam; Color ad for Ford trucks; Color ad for 1946 Packard cars; Auto strike raises new issue for Industrial Wars in America - the nation's biggest union asks stake in affairs of management by cry of 'Let's see the books'; Mrs. Damato of Shenandoah, Pa. christens the U.S.S. Damato - she lost two sons in the war; Photo of James Hendrix, Army hero; Matt Kimes - cop killer; Why the Fleet could not retreat to the West Coast - Admiral William V. Pratt; Congressional Inves... View more info

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Ladies' Home Journal: August 1951

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 729C6296

Condition: Good


144 pages. Cover: Undiscovered American Beauties: Christine Reed. Special Features: Divorces are Not Crimes: They Are Tragedies; We Must Pay for our Own Room on Earth; Our Own Young Marrieds; Baby Killer: Could Your Hospital be Guilty?; How America Lives: Unharried Housewife - Mario and Rose Occhialino; and "Leaflets Three, Leave It Be!" Many articles on domesticity, fashion, decorating, food and homemaking (inc recipes), short stories and poetry. Full page colour vintage print advertising including Lederle, Lucky Strike Cigarettes, Jell-O and Seven-Up. Full page colour Lux Flakes ad ... View more info

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Canadian Geographic Magazine, June/July 1985

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Royal Canadian Geographical Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842C7020

Condition: Good


90 pages. Features/Articles: Forty Years Ago - the Society and World War II; Outport Resettlement 20 Years Later - between 1966 and 1969, 814 families were uprooted in the Placentia Bay region of Newfoundland; Tree planting in the Cascade Mountains east of Hope, B.C.; World's Largest caribou herd mired in Quebec-Labrador boundary dispute - includes terrible photos of dozens of dead caribou - killed by high flood waters; Divvying Up the Fish - World Court decision on Georges Bank still leaves tangled aftermath in Canada-US relations; Ukrainian Festival at Dauphin, Manitoba; Cleland Island - a ... View more info

Image for The Standard, 22 March 1947 - Weekly Montreal Pictorial Newspaper

The Standard, 22 March 1947 - Weekly Montreal Pictorial Newspaper

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Montreal, Quebec, The Montreal Standard Publishing Company: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319C9418

Condition: Good


16"x12.5" when folded in half. Features: Fascinating photos and text present harsh life behind bars for Netherlands black market criminals; Beautiful large photo of Penny Edwards - discovered for movies because of her 'lovely legs'; Colour ad for Chase & Sanborn coffee; Armadillos on Texas Farm turned into lampshades by Mr. Apelt; King of Lumberjacks - Benoit Turcotte averages 3.5 cords a day - fantastic photos and text *Will be of considerable interest to anyone who has marvelled at William Kurelek's book "Lumberjack"; Icebreaker - opening of Stl Lawrence ship channel marks t... View more info

Scientific American October 1932 Volume 147 Number 4

By: Munn, Orson D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Scientific American Publishing Company: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35507804

Condition: Good


Features: New knowledge on the rise of man - the Oriental Institute is a great research laboratory for the investigation of the early career of civilized man; Editorials - air transport - "seed" - a weapon for peace; Ultr-violet light and forgery - by making use of fluorescence, professional investigators detect forgeries in documents; Avalances and avalanche protection - in the Alps, great structures are necessary to divert avalanches; Things that happen in sunspots - An astronomer's photograph of the spectrum of a sunspot may give him material for many months of study and analysis; A... View more info

Image for Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, January 14, 1946: Cover Photo of Edward Reilly Stettinius, Jr. / Germ Warfare Article

Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, January 14, 1946: Cover Photo of Edward Reilly Stettinius, Jr. / Germ Warfare Article

By: Pratt, Admiral William V.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3305

Condition: Good


104 pages. Features: Nice one-page ad for Hilton Hotels features the Palmer House of Chicagp; Superb one-page color ad for Ford Trucks features green pickup in pleasant farm scene; Dow Chemical ad features illustration of kettle and steam inventor James Watt; (Labor) Strike Wave Threatens Essential U.S. Needs; Sam Rayburn - Texan; Joan Bennett's "Scarlet Street" is censored for 'tending to corrupt morals'; Photo of Jane Russell in low-cut blouse posing for painting; Fantastic color one-page Coke ad features crowded soda shop scene with boy singing into napkin holder microphone; Classi... View more info

Clinical guide to laboratory tests

By: Tietz, Norbert W.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, W.B. Saunders: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61506246

ISBN: 0721688853

Condition: Very Good


0721688853 695 pages including index. Unmarked but for small patch of liquid paper inside front cover. A compilation of reference ranges for most of the laboratory tests conducted in modern clinical laboratories. Includes information related to specimen type, stability of specimens, drug interferences, diagnostics, and biological variables affecting test results. View more info

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The Analysis of Explosives: Pergamon Series in Analytical Chemistry (Volume 3)

By: Yinon, Jehuda

Price: $299.95

Publisher: UK, Pergamon: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 356A2319

ISBN: 0080238467

Condition: Fair


0080238467 310 pages. Indeces. References. "The first book to review in detail all the major analytical techniques for the analysis of explosives. Presenting an overview of all the various methods and techniques, it describes the principles of the different analytical methods, how these methods are used for the analysis of explosives and reviews the major analytical work which has been carried out in this field... Written at a level to serve as a reference book for chemists in analytical and forensic laboratories as well as a textbook for graduate students in analytical chemistry and f... View more info