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Image for Nanaimo Between Past and Future: Critical Perspectives on Growth, Planning and the New Nanaimo Centre

Nanaimo Between Past and Future: Critical Perspectives on Growth, Planning and the New Nanaimo Centre

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Friends of Plan Nanaimo Society: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 317G4958

ISBN: 0973940808

Condition: Very Good


0973940808 289 pages. "This collection of accounts of what happened in Nanaimo's battle over a 3P conference centre project provides a disturbing insight into what transpires when politics and money mix in a community." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. An excellent copy. View more info

The middle of nowhere: Rediscovering Saskatchewan

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Fifth House, Ltd: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71408066

ISBN: 1895618681

Condition: Fine


1895618681 228 pages. Take a journey of discovery in search of the essence of Saskatchewan. Collected here, as recorded by those who have lived in the landscape and by obervant visitors who have passed through it, are the vivid recollections of aboriginal people,excerpts from fur-trade diaries, accounts of Mounties, explorers, and settlers, stories of protest politics, booze, dust, the Depression, war, and the environment. Captures the heart and soul, the people and places of Saskatchewan. Only the faintest traces of wear. Unmarked. Glossy illustrated covers. View more info

Lacan, Politics, Aesthetics (SUNY series in Psychoanalysis and Culture)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Albany, NY, U.S.A., SUNY Press: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 51109856

ISBN: 0791423727

Condition: Very Good


0791423727 341 pages including index. "Demonstrates the importance and breadth of Lacan's thought. These papers take up Lacan's invitation to engage his texts as he did Freud's, not out of passive discipleship but out of a shared conviction of the consequences of the work of psychoanalysis, that after Freud nothing is quite the same." - Michael Payne. Clean and unmarked. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Power: A Political History of the Twentieth Century

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42504052

ISBN: 0195207939

Condition: Good


0195207939 256 pages including index. Offers a richly illustrated account of the conflicts between ideologies and nations that have made our century the most violent in history. Front endpaper removed. Usual library markings. Average wear. Solid copy. View more info

Propaganda, Politics and Violence in Cambodia: Democratic Transition Under United Nations Peace-Keeping (East Gate Books)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Armonk, NY, U.S.A., Routledge: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34504787

ISBN: 1563246651

Condition: Fair


1563246651 277 pages. Index. "Describes and analyzes the events in Cambodia from the signing of the 1991 Paris agreements through the election of May 1993, focusing on the role of UNTAC (United Nations Transitional Authority in Cambodia) in relation to the four contending parties." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Unmarked but for 'used' ink stamp atop half-title page. Binding sound. 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 Militia Movement (At Issue Series)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Greenhaven Pr: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 733A5298

ISBN: 1565105427

Condition: Very Good


1565105427 96 pages. Index. "Debates the goals and actions of militias and examines whether these groups constitute a danger to America." - from Introduction. Usual library markings. Clean and bright with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Canada in the Fifties: From the Archives of Maclean's

Canada in the Fifties: From the Archives of Maclean's

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Viking Pr: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 122A5463

ISBN: 067088295X

Condition: Fine


067088295X 382 pages. "A remarkable portrait of the people, politics and places that jade the era irresistibly memorable." - from dust jacket. Beautiful clean unmarked copy with slightest signs of handling to dust jacket. Gift quality. View more info

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Debrett's Illustrated Guide to the Canadian Establishment

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Facts on File: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 125A7657

ISBN: 0458967904

Condition: Very Good


0458967904 408 pages. Signed by Peter C. Newman atop page 5. "A sometimes amusing, always informative portrait in text and photographs of Canada's trendsetters in business, politics, and the arts... Presents the first pictorial record of the people in Canada's past and present who have shaped this country into what it is - and isn't." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked. Only defect is minimal moisture exposure to bottom edge of a few latter pages. Still a lovely copy in moderately worn dust jacket. View more info

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Genius of Place

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Raincoast Books, Polestar: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 321A8230

ISBN: 1896095488

Condition: Good


1896095488 431 pages. "Combines history, landscape, politics and culture in an astonishing portrait of the 'storm-washed green' of BC." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Western Liberalism: A History in Documents from Locke to Croce

Western Liberalism: A History in Documents from Locke to Croce

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Longman Publishing Group: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 566A9614

ISBN: 0582488311

Condition: Good


0582488311 810 pages. "... will be widely welcomed by those involved in the study and teaching of history, politics and philosophy, and by anyone interested in the intellectual tradition that has done so much to shape the modern world." - from back cover. Average wear. Binding intact. Unmarked. Sound working copy. View more info

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Canada and Japan in the Twentieth Century

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1991

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 105A0411

ISBN: 0195408608

Condition: Very Good


0195408608 262 pages. Index. Reference notes. "A collection of essays meant to bridge the distance and the language barriers that separate Canadian research on Japan from Japanese scholarship on Canada." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Canadian Politics in the 21st Century : Sixth Edition

Canadian Politics in the 21st Century : Sixth Edition

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Nelson College Indigenous: 2003

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: 215A0601

ISBN: 0176415513

Condition: Very Good


0176415513 490 pages. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. Please note: passcode to Infotrac not included. View more info

Image for Returning the Gaze: Essays on Racism, Feminism and Politics

Returning the Gaze: Essays on Racism, Feminism and Politics

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Sister Vision Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 446A4744

ISBN: 0920813550

Condition: Good


0920813550 326 pages. Moderate wear. Clean and unmarked. A quality copy. View more info

Sha-Zalm!: The Vander Zalm Scandal Datebook

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver B.C., New Star Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34205922

ISBN: 0919573991

Condition: Very Good


0919573991 Unpaginated. A 1990 day-timer graced with more than 300 scandalous episodes, shameful deeds and hilarious pronouncements of former British Columbia Premier Bill Vander Zalm. Includes 53 great cartoons by Bob Krieger & Bob Bierman - B.C.'s best! Love or hate Bill Vander Zalm, this is a very entertaining volume. View more info

Business-Government Relations in Canada - Grappling With Leviathan

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Nelson: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34703511

ISBN: 0176034668

Condition: Fine


0176034668 678 pages with bibliography/references and index. Chapters include: Introduction; A Framework for Analyzing Business-Government Relations in Canada; Describing Leviathan - A Governing-Instruments Approach; The Political Economy of Policy Making; The Government Relations Function; Issues Management; Lobbying Targets and Timing; Lobbying Techniques and Vehicles - Part 1; Lobbying Techniques and Vehicles - Part 2; Corporations and Political Contributions; Business and News Media; Advocacy Advertising. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Aboriginal self-determination: Proceedings of a conference held September 30-October 3, 1990

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Lantzville, British Columbia, Canada, Institute for Research on Public Policy: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 737A8883

ISBN: 0889821119

Condition: Good


0889821119 284 pages. "Prominent Canadians speak out on aboriginal self-determination." - from back cover. Usual library markings else unmarked. Average wear. Sound binding. Worthy reference copy. View more info

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Canada's Party of Socialism: History of the Communist Party of Canada, 1921-1976

By: N/A

Price: $139.95

Publisher: Toronto, Progress Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0048

ISBN: 0919396453

Condition: Good


0919396453 319 pages. Index. "A history unlike that written by those historians whose aim is to prevent the socialist future by distorting realities of the past and present." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear to unmarked book which contains footnotes and numerous reproductions of black and white photos in text. Average wear to dust jacket now preserved in Brodart cover. A sound copy. View more info

Image for China Turns to Multilateralism: Foreign Policy and Regional Security (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

China Turns to Multilateralism: Foreign Policy and Regional Security (Routledge Contemporary China Series)

By: N/A

Price: $119.95

Publisher: USA, Routledge: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 871G2231

ISBN: 0415425719

Condition: Fine


0415425719 303 pages. "Records, analyzes, and attempts to conceptualize the phenomenal development of Chinese foreign policy and its impact on international relations, with the emphasis on China's active participation in multilaterally oriented regional security regimes." - from Introduction. Prior owner's name neatly clipped from first page otherwise like new. A excellent copy. View more info

Image for EACH MORNING BRIGHT. 160 Years of Selected Reading from the Ottawa Citizen 1845-2005

EACH MORNING BRIGHT. 160 Years of Selected Reading from the Ottawa Citizen 1845-2005

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ontario, ON, Canada, n/a: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 122G2509

ISBN: 0969890885

Condition: Fine


0969890885 460 pages. Index. Map endpapers. "In this very special collection of excerpts from the finest journalism produced by the Ottawa Citizen over 160 years, you will be taken on a journey from 1845 to the present day, from the flowery prose of the earliest editions, to the leaner writing of modern times. Illustrations, editorials, feature stories and advertisements will bring back fond memories, broaden understanding of Ottawa's roots and provide plenty of food for thought and fodder for conversation." - from dust jacket. Numerous reproductions of illustrations, primarily in... View more info