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Dear enemy

By: Bacque, James

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Fenn Pub. Co: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A4913

ISBN: 155168246X

Condition: Good


155168246X 183 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Two writers hotly debate the guilt of World War 2, the Germany of today, and other issues. - from dust jacket. Bacque's prior work entitled 'Other Losses' documented the starvation of over a million German POWs in Allied camps after the alleged cessation of hostilities. Average wear. Usual library markings. A sound copy. View more info

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Crimes and Mercies: The Fate of German Civilians Under Allied Occupation, 1944-1950

By: Bacque, James

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Little Brown Uk: 1998

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 734C7124

ISBN: 0751522775

Condition: Fair


0751522775 288 pages. Black and white photographic plates. "More than nine million Germans, soldiers and civilians, died as a result of Allied starvation and expulsion policies in the first five years after the second world war - deaths which are still being concealed and denied, especially by Western governments. This book is the extraordinary story of what happened to those people and why." - from back cover. Extensive underlining and occasional marginalia, plus markings to some plates. Prior owner's details atop first page. Above-average wear. A worthy reading copy. View more info

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The Salmon and Trout Magazine - The Journal of the Salmon and Trout Association, Number 84, September 1936

By: Calderwood, W.L.; Mottram, Dr. J.C.; Platts, W.Carter; Nobbs, Percy E.; Gerrish, C. Stratton; Simpson, Jajor R.C.; Mottram, Dr. J.C.; Parrott, A.W.; Harle, T.G.A.; Kemp, C.; Macintyre, Dugald

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, The Salmon and Trout Association: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 536G1430

Condition: Good


Pages 209-308. Features: Frontispiece photo of George F. McCorquodale; Natural and artificial methods of salmon production - a short review of Canadian results; Salmon Fisheries of Norway; Defective Bones in Hand-reared Trout; The Grayling - part IV - bait fishing; Rod Joints and Whippings - how to recondition them for difficult climates; The Value of Hatchery Trout for Stocking Rivers; De Profundis - a tale of a fisherman's Dilemma; Experiments on the Starvation of Trout Fry; Artificial Propagation of Brown Trout - Hatchery Mortality; Reviews of new books; The Jolly Angler (continued); and m... View more info

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The Foreign Office and the famine: British documents on Ukraine and the great famine of 1932-1933

By: Carynnyk, Marco; Luciuk, Lubomyr Y.; Kordan, Bohdan S.

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, Limestone Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112H4096

ISBN: 0919642292

Condition: Good


0919642292 Signed and inscribed "For Robert Conquest, with admiration" atop title page, apparently by Luciuk, at Kingston, Ontario in 2008. Conquest [1917-1915] was a renowned author and sovietologist once described by a close adviser to Margaret Thatcher as Britain's greatest living historian. His landmark 1986 treatise 'The Harvest of Sorrow' documented the Ukraine's great terror-famine of 1932-1933. 493 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Fold-out colour map. "The documents reveal that even at the height of the famine the Soviet authorities denied that there was starvation, rej... View more info

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Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

By: Cavanagh, Deborah

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 468H1853

ISBN: B009Z18NB8

Condition: Very Good


B009Z18NB8 36 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Contents: Marine Mammals - a cultural and economic resource for the future; The origin of the Narwhal - a myth; Hunting stories from Hall Beach; Starvation at Koluktoo Bay; Stalking Netsiq on the sea ice; Sound under the ice; Arctic marine mammals. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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Keepers of the Spirit: Stories of Nature and Humankind

By: Chris Rainier

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, Beyond Words Pub Co: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 128A7034

ISBN: 0941831760

Condition: Fair


0941831760 Unpaginated. "Chris Rainier's photographs are at once a forceful yet tender embrace of a changing world. Rainier is not naive; his work for humanitarian organizations on the front lines of starvation and civil war do not allow him that luxury. That this is not a collection of landscape photographs is significant. Stone will pass away. Wood will be consumed quickly. But people endure and their strength of will is belief incarnate." - from Introduction. Usual library markings. Average wear. Binding sound. View more info

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The Harvest of Sorrow: Soviet Collectivization and the Terror-Famine

By: Conquest, Robert

Price: $2,500.00

Publisher: USA, Oxford University Press: 1986

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 112H4095

ISBN: 0195040546

Condition: Very Good


0195040546 Signed by Robert Conquest [1917-2015] upon title page. Also signed and inscribed by Bob [Robert Conquest] to Joe [Joseph D. Dwyer, 1942-2017] upon front free endpaper in the year of publication. Dwyer was an invaluable resource to Conquest at the Hoover Institution and succeeded him as curator of its Russian collection in 2002. 412 pages with black and white plates, extensive footnotes, select bibliography and index. "A meticulous and moving account of a momentous, tragic yet neglected chapter of modern history [now known as the Holodomor]. Presents for the first time the f... View more info

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Harvests of Dreams, 1891-1991

By: Dubeta, Dr. John Charles

Price: $171.19

Publisher: Canada, Jon-N-Publishers: 1992

Seller ID: 15604599

ISBN: 0969634005

Condition: Fine


0969634005 314 pages. Signatures and inscriptions of authors upon front free endpaper. "Coinciding with the 100th anniversary of Ukrainians in Canada, this documentary contains 500 photographs, and 180 original poems. Relates in considerable detail pioneer farming at the turn of the century. Resurrects life and learning in one-room country schools. Relates the trials and tribulations of the early settlers. The emphasis they placed upon education, religion, community co-operation, good neighbourliness, strong family unity, and the preservation of cultural values and ideals. Covers t... View more info

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Lights of the Inside Passage: A History of British Columbia's Lighthouses and their Keepers

By: Graham, Donald

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Canada, Harbour: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 121A5984

ISBN: 1550170600

Condition: Very Good


1550170600 269 pages including index and abundant illustrations. Here are tales of adventure on the sea, suffering and starvation on land, monstrous weather, hardships, insanity, and the happiness found by some tending the lighthouses of the B.C. coast. "I defy anyone to put it down after only one chapter... Surely this is what history is about." - Canadian Geographic. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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Lights of the Inside Passage: A History of British Columbia's Lighthouses and their Keepers

By: Graham, Donald

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 744A0068

ISBN: 0920080855

Condition: Fine


0920080855 269 pages. Index. Reference notes. Black and white illustrations. Author's signature upon title page else book clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket in like condition and now preserved in Brodart sleeve. "Tales of adventure on the sea, suffering and starvation on land, monstrous weather, hardships, insanity, and the happiness found by some families on the lights." - from dust jacket. Would make an excellent gift. View more info

You Can Master Disease

By: Jensen, Bernard

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Solana Beach, CA, Bernard Jensen Publishing Division: 1976

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65206162

Condition: Very Good


229 pages plus index. Copyright date 1976. Former owner's rubber stamp upon title page. Small price sticker remnant on back cover. First few pages beginning to loosen from binding. The 28 chapters include: starvation in the midst of plenty, intestinal disorders, fasting and eliminative diets, colds are not mysterious, religious considerations, natural skin culture, how disease becomes chronic, and much more. View more info

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Germany is Our Problem - A Plan for Germany

By: Morgenthau, Henry Jr. [Signed]

Price: $9,500.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 134H4082

ISBN: B0006AQNBO

Condition: Good


B0006AQNBO Signed and inscribed by FDR's Secretary of the Treasury, Henry Morgenthau Jr. [1891-1967], to his first cousin once removed, James Frank Jr. The infamous Morgenthau Plan charted a course for Germany post WWII intended to revert it to a pastoral state. Senator Henrick Shipstead denounced is as "America's eternal monument of shame, for the destruction of the German people." - Congressional Record, Senate, May 15, 1946, p.5039. "The punishment policy deeply betrayed the will of the American people against indiscriminate vengeance, which had been demonstrated in the nationwide condem... View more info

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Frontier Times Magazine, July 1965

By: Mulltiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823C5176

Condition: Good


Features: Founder of the Cowboy Camp Meeting - William B. Bloys at Fort Davis, Texas in 1888; Shoot-out on Christmas Day, 1883 at McDade, Texas in Bastrop County - Thomas Bishop and George Milton; Boom Days at Ash Meadows, Nevada; Strawmen and Marshals - Ellensburg, WA and locality circa 1906; Greatest living hunter - Clell Lee; Riding the Shale Rock Trail; Paul P. Lawson and Idaho adventures; Victim of the "White Night" - unfortunate Joseph Hahn, after whom Hahn's Peak was named; Whipping Tree - primitive form of Seminole justice rarely suffered repeat offenders; John J. Tomlinson - S... View more info

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Scientific American, October 1971, Volume 225 Number 4 - Object-Perception Experiment

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $69.95

Publisher: USA, Scientific American: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0874

Condition: Good


Features: the physiology of starvation; cable television; the object in the world of the infant; the lunar rocks; carbon 14 and the prehistory of Europe; how living cells change shape; Mossbauer spectroscopy; the measurement of the 'man-day'. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Maclean's Magazine: Bound Issues July 1, 1985 Through September 30, 1985

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 857C6079

Condition: Very Good


Over one inch thick. Some of the many topics include: Beirut Hostages; American Protectionism; Sting; Closing the Levesque Era; Air India Flight 182 is blown up; Peter Loughheed's Legacy; Office Politics; Jenilee Harrison; Judy Chicago; Paul Desmarais (?) stalks Southam Inc.; Forty Years after Hiroshima; Nagasaki then and now; Fighting the fires of Summer; Boris Becker wins Wimbledon; Tina Turner; Reagan's surgery; Tears are not enough - starvation in Africa - Live Aid; Prairie Drought; Moves to buy Gulf Canada; South Africa Under Seige - the world debates sanctions; Bryan Adams - Superstar; ... View more info

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Pathfinder Magazine - A Weekly Digest of World Affairs, September 9, 1933 - National Recovery Administration (NRA)

By: Multiple Editors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The Pathfinder Publishing Co.: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2189

Condition: Good


24 pages. Contents: How Mr. and Mrs. Consumer are the people who will win this war of the Great Depression; Organized Labor Sees its Destiny Fulfilled as Dominant Partner in American Industry; Why Japan Dumps Here; Inquiry into Detroit Bank Failures - Father Charles E. Coughlin, "Detroit's Radio Priest" is mentioned with a small illustration; Big Game in Forests; "Sleeping Sickness" (a.k.a. encephalitis lethargica) epidemic spreads; Plans to convert the Ocean Greyhand/Leviathan to a floating amusement park (with photo); Eastern seacoast hurricane damage great; Foreign News - i... View more info

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Holland and the Canadians - with 150 Photographs

By: Phillips, Major Norman; Nikerk, J.

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Holland / Netherlands, Contact Publishing Company: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H0169

Condition: Good


72 pages. 13.5 x 10". A commemorative gift from the people of Holland offering admiration and gratitude to members of the Canadian Army who participated in their liberation in 1945. 150 Black and white photos show the country before the war, during the war and occupation, the looting of the country, the raids, the gradual pauperization of the people and their starvation and suffering during the cold war winters - and also scenes of the underground resistance which operated in the face of death." - from Introduction. Average wear. Unmarked. Pages tanned with age. A sound copy of ... View more info

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Newsweek - The Magazine of News Significance, January 15, 1945: More Men Needed

By: Pratt, Admiral William V.; Fuller, Maj. Gen. J.F.C.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Weekly Publications: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3302

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Ominous one-page photo ad shows Boeing B-29s being assembled in huge factory; Japs say bombardment of Luzon was terrible - major coverage; Why Nazis caught Allies Off Base on the Ardennes Front; General Ernest N. Harmon; Reproduction of German propaganda piece which shows battle-weary Allied troops on the Saar front that draft dodgers at home are living it up with the lady-folk; Great GM color ad features firing tank and Hydra-Matic transmissions; Sweet one-page ad for the Blue Radio Network features Alan Young - 1944's most promising star; Nice color Schlitz beer ad; Eyew... View more info

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The Trial of J.V. Stalin: Exercises in Critical and Moral Reasoning - Critical Geopedagogy No. 1

By: Thomas, P.F.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, U.A.A.S.C.: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 126C5866

Condition: Very Good


108 pages. Bibliography. Intended to "Disseminate and synthesize some critical, but very scattered existing knowledge concerning the human costs of J.V. Stalin's once-acclaimed achievements." - from page one. Contents clean and bright. Light external wear. A quality copy. View more info