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Image for Counterfeit Ark: Crisis Relocation for Nuclear War

Counterfeit Ark: Crisis Relocation for Nuclear War

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, HarperCollins Distribution Services: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9836

ISBN: 0884109410

Condition: Good


0884109410 337 pages. Notes. Index. "A penetrating look at our government's presumptions about civil defense." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Quality copy. View more info

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OPERATIONS CROSSROAD. The Official Pictorial Record. by (no author) (1946-05-03)

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New York, Wm. H. Wise & Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 515H4256

ISBN: B01F7XHKDE

Condition: Good


B01F7XHKDE 224 pages. Index. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos complete with informative supporting text. Endpapers illustrated with aerial illustrations of mushroom cloud. "Documents how 42,000 men - civilians and servicemen, conducted a gigantic experiment, that of examing the effect of an atomic bomb on a fleet of naval vessels. The testing was performed at Bikini Atoll in 1946 and required the relocation of many local residents." - paraphrased from Foreword. Unmarked with moderate wear. Binding a little tender but intact. Dust jacket not included. A sound v... View more info

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Tashme: A Japanese Relocation Centre, 1942-1946

By: Awmack, Winifred J.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 713H1048

Condition: Good


iv, 87 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. "I have written this booklet because I have found so many people know almost nothing about the evacuation of the Japanese Canadian people from the west coast during the war. At the coast, after Pearl Harbor, a Japanese family might be living next door to you and a few days later they were gone and no one knew where, particularly after they left the exhibition buildings in Vancouver. I feel sorry this story has to be told, in part, so that such a thing does not happen to any other group of people in this country. Tashme was establish... View more info

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Settling Clayoquot (Sound heritage series)

By: Bossin, Bob

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Victoria, B.C., Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Provincial Secretary and Govt. Services, Provincial Archives, Sound and Moving Image Division: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 323A0778

ISBN: 0771882734

Condition: Good


0771882734 76 pages. Numerous archival black and white illustrations. Considerable emphasis upon Japanese residents and the effect of World War II upon them. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Coupon neatly removed along perforated lines on last page. View more info

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Injustice Served: The Story of British Columbia's Italian Enemy Aliens During World War II

By: Culos, Raymond; Iacobucci, The Hon. Frank

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Cusmano: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 623G2513

ISBN: 0980970083

Condition: Fine


0980970083 216 pages. Index. Bilingual English/Italian. Illustrated primarily in black and white. "The very sensitive story of BC's Italians classified as enemy aliens during World War II. Raymond Culos' documented research and prose provide an enlightened analysis of the Government of Canada's rationale for arresting and incarcerating Italians suspected of being members of a local fascist organization. He also presents testimony of the suffering of family members of the POWs. Culos further illustrates the sense of frustration, anger and yes, sheer mortification felt by hundreds of ... View more info

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Trains - The Magazine of Railroading: January 1963

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Kalmbach: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 821A2354

Condition: Good


Features: Nice EMD ad celebrating their 25,000th locomotive - photo shows new car body and underframe being placed on trucks; Railroad News Photos; The $35 million dollar line relocation - revamp of tight spots on the 337-mile Cincinnati-Chattanooga line nears completion - photos; Sunshine Special, 1937; Unretarded Progress - GTW's Battle Creek Yard - super article, photos and diagrams; 5632 revisited - text and photo; Super-Interurban in Sunset - Farewell to the North Shore Line - nice article and photos; The Big Diesel That Didn't - when Baldwin tried to cram 6,000 HP into one cab - Max Essl... View more info

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Uprooted Americans: The Japanese Americans and the War Relocation Authority during World War II

By: Myer, Dillon S.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 735A4339

ISBN: 0816502587

Condition: Fair


0816502587 Bibliography. Index. Many black and white illustrations. "This inside view of the administrative and policy-making process, of what actually happened in the relocation centers, gives you a meaningful understanding of events of the war years." - from dust jacket. Author served as Director of the War Relocation Authority (WRA). Usual library markings. Hinges open. Above-average wear. Front free endpaper removed. Not pretty but a worthy reference to this important historical period. View more info

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Within the barbed wire fence: A Japanese man's account of his internment in Canada (Social history of Canada)

By: Nakano, Ujo?

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A0084

ISBN: 0802023827

Condition: Very Good


0802023827 126 pages. Author tells his story of "... upheaval, civil disobedience, jailing, and months within the double barbed wire fence. It is a personal account of one of the blackest episodes in Canadian history - the forced evacuation during the second world war of 21,000 Japanese from British Columbia." - from dust jacket. Two small spots of soiling to back board else book clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Very light wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in Brodart. Excellent copy of this somber story. View more info

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Mutual Hostages: Canadians and Japanese During the Second World War

By: Roy, Patricia

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 105A1057

ISBN: 0802057748

Condition: Good


0802057748 281 pages. Index. "Offers the most detailed account yet to emerge of the fate of the Issei and Nisei and of the Canadian POWs, missionaries, and civilians in Japan. It is a compelling and controversial story of a heartbreaking time in the histories of both Japan and Canada." - from dust jacket. Extensive reference notes. Average wear. Usual library markings. A sound copy. View more info

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Nikkei Legacy: The Story of Japanese Canadians from Settlement to Today

By: Takata, Toyo

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Toronto, NC Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168A4671

ISBN: 0919601944

Condition: Very Good


0919601944 176 pages. Index. Glossary. Bibliography. Dozens of archival black and white photos. "The author has interviewed hundreds of the early settlers and their descendants and presents an exciting collection of photographs, many from family albums... Author was one of 22,000 exiled from the Pacific Coast, spent two years in detention centres of the British Columbia Interior." - from dust jacket. Text is divided into the following sections: Early History, Settlements and Pioneers; Evacuation; Resettlement. Clean with light wear. Underlining on several pages. A quality copy... 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 Exiles: An Archival History of the World War II Japanese Road Camps in British Columbia and Ontario

By: Yon Shimizu

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Shimizu Consulting and Pub: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A0080

ISBN: 0969732805

Condition: Very Good


0969732805 609 pages. Index. References. "Primarily told through first hand reports written by men to 'The New Canadian', a Japanese-Canadian newspaper, letters which the censors reported to the authorities, and other correspondence of the government authorities who were responsible for them." - from back cover. Extensively documents this most painful of times for Canadians of Japanese ancestry. Clean, tight and unmarked. An important and uncommon reference. View more info