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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 4, December 18 -24, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7900

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photo taken aboard the Abel P. Upshur as she leaves port; RAF to the aid of gallant Greece; Super full-page aerial photo of RAF bombing attack in progress on the Albanian port of Valona, being used by Italy; Illustrated text of statement in the House of Commons on the progress of the war by Winston Churchill; Wonderful full-page photo of a massive British factory containing many bombers under construction; photo of desert listening post in action; Map showing the progress of Bri... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 5, December 25 - 31, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7901

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photo of dozens of large British bombs on a Greek quay as they await use against the retreating Italians; Wonderful photo of a Sunderland flying boat above the Greek Islands; The Archbishop of Athens visits wounded Greeks back from the Pindus battle-front; Photo of rich booty claimed by the Greeks after the fall of Koritza; Great illustrated article containing text of a speech entitled 'All Because of One Man' which was broadcast to the people of Italy by Winston Churchill; Phot... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 5, December 25 - 31, 1940

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7902

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photo of French Saphis who are fighting the Italians in the Sudan; Photos of South Africa's General Smuts and South African troops; Photo of the launch of the H.M.S. Duke of York with the King and Queen in attendance; Photo of Boeing's California assembly line for DB-7 bombers; Illustrated article entitled "The Arsenal of Democracy" - President Roosevelt's momentous address to the United States Congress; Great photo of depth charge exploding behind a British vessel in th... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 7, January 8-14, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7903

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Nice full-page photo of Harry Hopkins leaving the foreign office with Anthony Eden; With the fleet Italians - naval photos from the Mediterranean; King Haakon of Norway inspects Norwegian sailors now serving with the British fleet; Winston Churchill inspects members of the American motorised squadron of the Home Guard with Brigadier-General Wade H. Hayes; Illustrated article entitled "The Royal Navy in 1940" - through a year of disasters, calamities and perils to glorio... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 9, Number 7, January 8-14, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7904

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Newfoundland's part in the fight - photos of Lord Cranborne with the troops; Photo of the King and Queen presenting the Distinguished Flying Cross to Flying-Officer D.S.G. Honor; Illustrated article entitled "The Royal Air Force in 1940" - splendid work of the fighter and bomber commands and the anti-aircraft batteries; Photo of champion hurdler and Squadron Leader D.O. Finlay in front of his Spitfire; Photo of a Whitley bomber being prepared for another mission; A map d... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 3, February 6 - 11, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7907

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photo of Marshal Petain being welcomed aboard the Strasbourg by Admiral Darlan at Toulon; Photo of German troops parading through Bucharest; photo of 4 members of the Luftwaffe in Italy; Great full-page photo of a sailor aboard a "Rat Catchers" of the Royal Navy; Photos of the King and Queen in Portsmouth - inspecting the V.A.D. nurses and meeting with the Pioneers; Illustrated text of message broadcast entitled "Give Us The Tools", by Winston Churchill; Great ph... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 4, February 12 - 18, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7908

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Smuggled photo from France shows destruction in the city of Tours; War chiefs with the troops - Captain Margesson at anti-aircraft command, and Major-General Fleischer of the Norwegian forces in Scotland inspects an honour guard; Full-page photo of Winston Churchill after his visit to Nelson's flagship, the Victory, Photo of the R.A.F. bomber Ceylon in flight, plus a photo of her crew standing besider her at Portsmouth; Photo-illustrated text of a broadcast by A.V. Alexander ent... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 5, February 19 - 25, 1941 *THE CASTAWAYS OF EMIRA ISLAND*

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7909

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Photos of the destruction wrought by Swansea's three-night blitz, including bad damage to another London hospital; Photo of downed German bomber in southwest England; Photo-illustrated text of a Canadian broadcast by Lord Beaverbrook entitled "The Pathway of the Atlantic; Photo of Sir John Dill during a visit to the Aldershot command; Photo inside a Canadian auto factory - Canadian mechanical transport played a notable part in the big drive in the Western Desert; Photos of t... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 6, February 26 - March 4, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7910

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Wonderful full-page photo of shell leaving the muzzle of a 12" rail-mounted Howitzer 'somewhere in England'; Enemy activities in pictures - crashed German bomber in Portugal, Field-Marshal von Brauchitsch, Commander-in-Chief of the German armed forces inspects a massive rail-mounted gun, German troops prepare for a British invasion by attempting to haul a small gun up a steep bank; Photo-illustrated text of a broadcast by Vernon Bartlett, M.P. entitled "The Position in t... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 7, March 5 - 11, 1941 *LOFOTEN ISLANDS RAID*

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $129.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7911

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Full-page photo of four aircraft of the Netherlands Indies Air Arm in flight over Java; R.A.F. Pilot flies captured Italian Caproni 133 to the Sudan from Eritrea; Grim photos of action in the Albanian mountains - women packing heavy crates over the steep, snowy passes; Photo-illustrated text of Official Statement on the National Scheme for Pre-entry Preparation for the Royal Air Force and Fleet Air Arm - The Air Training Corps; Illustration by Montague B. Black shows the last mi... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 10, Number 8, March 12 - 18, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7912

Condition: Fair


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Aerial photo of an intense RAF boming attack on the Italian stronghold of Keren in Eritrea; Photos aboard Britain's newest battleship, the H.M.S. King George V, including a photo of her 14" guns firing on the quarter-deck turret; Photos of the war in Albania; Photo-illustrated text of statement in Parliament by Sir Archibald Sinclair; Photo of Whitley bombers under construction in northern England; S. Drigin illustration of Beaufort torpedoes sinking a German destroyer; Supe... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 1, March 19 - 25, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7913

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Illustrated declaration by President Roosevelt at the annual dinner of teh White House Correspondents' Association on 15th March, 1941; Photo of mosquito boats speeding by the Statue of Liberty; Photo of Douglas Boston bombers nearing completion for service with the Royal Air Force; Photos of Australian Prime Minister R.G. Menzies touring Nelson's flagship Victory and in Coventry observing engine manufacture; The reconquest of Abyssinia; Illustration by Montague Dawson depicting... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 5, April 16 - 22, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7915

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Dynamic photo of Australian engineers exploding a land mine; Amazing photos of ice-coated naval vessels at sea; Two great photos of U.S. Catalina aircraft used for coastal command, including a great shot of a gunner inside one of the 'blister' turrets; Photo-illustrated article entitled "The Battle of Britain - Final Phases of the epic struggle with the Luftwaffe"; Interesting photos of various Nazi bomber flying formations; Interesting full-page article entitle "Co... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 7, April 30 - May 6, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7816

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: photo of bomber crew being plucked from the water after 24 hours; Preserving Britain's Blockade - photos; Training in tanks at Camp Borden in Canada; Photo-illustrated text of message broadcast by Winston Churchill entitled "Westward the Land is Bright; Britain challenged in Iraq - aerial photos of Basra waterfront, Basra Airport, and the Habbaniyah native cantonment, shelled by Iraqi troops; Two photos related to British radio propaganda in the Middle East; Photos of the he... View more info

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Hutchinson's Pictorial History of the War, Series 11, Number 8, May 7 - May 13, 1941

By: Hutchinson, Walter: Editor

Price: $79.95

Publisher: London & Glasgow, Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd.: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432C7817

Condition: Good


32 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Profusely illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Rulers of the waves - various naval photos; Rudolph Hess flies to Scotland - photos of Hess, his smashed plane, and David Maclean, the ploughman who witnessed Hess's arrival and took him into his mother's house; Photo-illustrated text of article by Anthony Eden entitled "Progress of the War"; Photo of the Nazi advance on Larissa; Full-page photo of a quayside scene as British and Imperial troops return from Greece; Aerial photo of the Kirkuk oil fields from which oil is ... View more info

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Kurelek's Vision of Canada

By: Joan Murray

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig Publishers: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15804501

ISBN: 0888302541

Condition: Good


0888302541 80 pages. Bibliography Numerous gorgeous colour plates. "Here is the finest collection of William Kurelek's paintings and his own fascinating words of commentary on his art. This book is based on the major exhibition of Kurelek's painting which is travelling across Canada in 1983-84 and drawing record attendances wherever it goes." - from dust jacket. Dust jacket bears light wear and some spine sunning. Jacket protected by prior owner's homemade (?) clear protector. Minor tape marks to front endpaper. Back endpaper partially discoloured by unknown liquid which soaked... View more info

Indian School Days

By: Johnston, Basil H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books: 1988

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 73202307

ISBN: 1550130722

Condition: Fine


1550130722 250 pages. The humourous, bittersweet autobiography of Basil Johnston, a native Ojibway, who was taken from his family at age 10 and placed in a 'residential' school in northern Ontario. A unique portrait of Indian life and a telling commentary on a Canadian government policy that removed native children from their parents - with sad, sometimes even tragic, results. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Slight sunning to spine of dust jacket. Excellent copy. View more info

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New World Chess Champion: All the Championship Games With Annotations (Pergamon Russian Chess Series) (English and Russian Edition)

By: Kasparov, G. K.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: UK, Pergamon Pr: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 312A1827

ISBN: 008034044X

Condition: Fine


008034044X 115 pages. Black and white photos. "This major work covers every game played in the championship, supported by detailed and penetrating commentary and annotations by Garry Kasparov. It provides the definite account of the championship, as well as an insight into the strategy and tactics employed by Kasparov in his victory." - from back board. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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A Great Movement Underway: Women and The Grain Growers' Guide, 1908-1928: Selected Letters and Editorials from the Woman's Page

By: Kelcey, Barbara E.: (Editor) Davis, Angela E. (Introduction)

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, The Manitoba Record Society: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 725G4266

Condition: Fine


253 pages. Index. Volume XII of the Manitoba Record Society Publications. "Between 1908 and 1928, 'The Grain Growers' Guide' was the official weekly newspaper of the United Grain Growers Association. 'The Guide' provided its readers with commentary on politics, co-operative association, animal husbandry and the newest agricultural techniques. In addition, it included content of interest to women. Reproduced in this volume are a selection of letters and editorials which reflect the topics of interest to both the editorial staff and readers." - from dust jacket. Book clean, brigh... View more info

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Canadians All

By: Kirkconnell, Watson

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Ottawa, The Government of Canada, Under the Authority of the Minister of National War Services: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9446

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Abundantly illustrated with black and white photographs. "Tells the story of the peoples of Canada, and points to a road for us to follow towards permanent unification of all our groups into one strong, resolute nation." - from Foreword. Eight pages are devoted to the subject of 'World Conspiracies" and the fact that "The Communist conspiracy has worked among many of our Canadian groups, the most important of which, in terms of numbers, are the Anglo-Saxons, the Ukrainians, the Russians, the Finns, the Magyars, the Jews, and the Poles.&#... View more info