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Two Major Depressions in One Life Time

By: (Ad hoc) Winnipeg Committee of Unemployed Youth and Veterans of the Great Depression

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, (Ad hoc) Winnipeg Committee of Unemployed Youth and Veterans of the Great Depression: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83700782

Condition: Very Good


72 pages. Circa 1982-83. Perhaps the first book to be written by workers on the question of Canada's entering the second depression. Their dismay at finding another generation of young families faced with the same prospects of unemployment, has prompted them to compile an outline of world and national development leading to recurring crises in private enterprise systems. The authors have used a historical materialist approach in attempting to make the history and background of depressions understandable to the average working class reader. Gift greetings inside front cover else clean and ... View more info

The History of the Northern Interior of British Columbia

By: A.G. (Adrian Gabriel ) Morice

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Smithers, BC, Interior Stationary: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 72409345

ISBN: 0919213979

Condition: Very Good


0919213979 368 pages including index, black and white illustrations and 26"x23" fold-out map entitled Map of the Northern Interior of British Columbia by author, dated 1907. Map in excellent condition. Reprint of 1906 publication by The Bodley Head in London. Contains two additional prefatory sections documenting the life of the author and some early historians of British Columbia. Represents an enlargement of a paper the author had prepared on Aboriginal History, embodying facts which, on account of the light they threw on the manners and customs of the natives in pre-European tim... View more info

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Catch Me If You Can

By: Abagnale, F.

Price: $171.18

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Grosset & Dunlap: 1980

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 15104697

ISBN: 0448165384

Condition: Very Good


0448165384 253 pages. The true story of Frank Abagnale, alias Frank Williams, alias Robert Conrad, Frank Adams, and Robert Monjo - for five years the world's most hunted forger, fraudulent check writer, imposter, and con man extraordinaire. This story was recently made into a major motion picture starring Leonardo DiCaprio. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper else book clean, and unmarked with very light wear. Light wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in a glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Very nice copy. View more info

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AKEL: The Communist Party of Cyprus (Comparative Communist Party Politics)

By: Adams, T. W

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Hoover Institution Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 767A9748

ISBN: 0817932712

Condition: Fine


0817932712 284 pages. Bibliography. Index. "The first comprehensive study of AKEL in English... provides not only a history of the party, but also an analysis of the party's strategy and tactics." - from dust jacket. Prior owner's details neatly written inside fron board else book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Two short tears to attractive, price-clipped and lightly worn jacket. Nice copy. View more info

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Lords of the stone: An anthology of Eskimo sculpture

By: Alistair Macduff

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Whitecap Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 854A2420

ISBN: 0920620353

Condition: Very Good


0920620353 151 pages. Author's flowing signature upon title page. "A poetic appreciation of the beauty of Inuit art in general and the illustrated works in particular... George Galpin has photographed (in colour) 82 pieces from 8 major Arctic communities, as well as Greenland and several smaller settlements. These works are a distillation of the many hundreds of pieces which have passed through the author's hands when he was director of the Gallery of the Arctic, in Victoria, British Columbia, and the represent the artist's achievements at the highest level. A book of lasting beauty, a... View more info

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The Bantams: The Untold Story of World War I

By: Allinson, Sidney

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Riverrun Pr: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13804551

ISBN: 088962190X

Condition: Very Good


088962190X 287 pages. Author's signature and inscription upon half-title page. Index. Black and white photographic plates. The story of short soldiers in Word War I. "Author tracked down 300 surviving Bantams and made good use of unpublished journals and letters. His experience documents again the widespread illogical prejudice against people who happen to be short." - from back cover. Small inkstamp to bottom of front flyleaf else clean and unmarked. Very light wear. Minor curl to front cover. Very nice copy. View more info

Social Welfare in Canada Revisited: Facing up to the Future

By: Armitage, Andrew

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Don Mills, ON, Canada, Oxford University Press: 1998

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 72309135

ISBN: 0195412044

Condition: Very Good


0195412044 219 pages including index. Examines the development of Canada's extensive welfare state, the various ideological views of social policy, and the overwhelming contributions of liberal thought to social welfare in Canada. Minor quantity of yellow high-lighting else unmarked with very light wear in attractive glossy covers. View more info

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Haakon 7: Utgitt Til 75-Arsdagen 3 August 1947 Av Den Norske Regjering

By: Author Unknown

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Oslo, Norway, Den Norske Forleggerforening: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 465C5799

Condition: Very Good


400 pages. Index of people. Black and white photographic plates. Presents the biography of Haakon VII, King of NorwayAll text in Norwegian. Laid in are two large folded tables indicating lineage/family trees. Writing atop half-title page else clean and unmarked with very light wear. A large and handsome volume in pleasing condition. View more info

United States Special Operations Command History

By: Author Unsated

Price: $129.95

Publisher: USA, United States Special Operations Command: 1999

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 16102275

Condition: Fine


72 pages. Topics include: Founding USSOCOM; USSOCOM Commanders; Evolution of the Command; Persian Gulf, 1987-1989; Panama, 1989-1900; Iraq, 1990-1991; Somalia, 1992-1995; Haiti, 1994-1995; Balkans Operations, 1995 to present; Peace Operations and Crisis Responses. "...While we aggressively seek to be 'leading edge technologists,' we know that we must remain 'the master warriors of the no tech/low tech domain." All else being equal, it is at this visceral level that fights are won and lost, and that nations live and die." - opening words by General Peter J. Schoomaker, Commander ... View more info

Great Moments of Television

By: Aylesworth, Thomas G.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.K., Exeter Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25803303

ISBN: 0861243625

Condition: Fine


0861243625 128 pages. A highly illustrated, brightly written survey of television's finest moments. Clean and bright with very light wear. Prior owner's details stroked out upon verso of front free endpaper else unmarked. Excellent copy. Great gift. View more info

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Hinsdale

By: Bakken, Timothy H.

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Hinsdale, Il, Hinsdale Doings: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116C5304

Condition: Very Good


302 pages. Archival black and white photos. Bit of underlining on last page else book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

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Golf in Canada: A History

By: Barclay, James A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, M&S: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 341A1746

ISBN: 077101080X

Condition: Fine


077101080X 626 pages including index. The complete history of the game in Canada. Over 400 black and white photographs. 32 pages of full colour. Contents divided into the following sections: The Pioneers 1873-1889; Coast to Coast 1890-1899; Amateurs Supreme 1900-1918; The Golden Years Between the Wars 1919-1944; Golf International 1945-1974; The Glen Abbey Years 1975-1990. "It is my view that this book will rank with the best of its kind. For golf in Canada it is an invaluable record. For those who love the game it will be a delightful read. - from Foreward by Ralph Costello, Honour... View more info

The Pierce-Arrow Showroom is leaking;: An insider's view of the C.B.C

By: Barris, Alex

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ryerson Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72109830

ISBN: 0770002927

Condition: Very Good


0770002927 197 pages. A book about television in Canada, particularly the CBC and particularly as seen through the eyes of one who has been involved in television for a dozen years. A gifted raconteur, Barris shares the experiences of his association with the CBC, partly because "I have always enjoyed telling a story, sharing a yarn, passong on an anecdote. Combines humour with thoughtful analysis in discussion of the CBC's inner machinations, personalities, attitudes and policies, producers, stars, visiting celebrities, television critics, and the viewing public. Discard stamp upon fr... View more info

Boom Boom Geffrion: The Life and Times of Bernard Geoffrion

By: Bernard Geoffrion; Stan Fischler

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, McGraw-Hill: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86102257

ISBN: 0075527154

Condition: Fine


0075527154 271 pages including index. Includes black and white photographic plates. Bernard 'Boom Boom' Geoffrion stands among the 20th century's most galvanic athletes. And its most magnetic personalities. Geoffrion invented the slapshot, was one of the first players in the post-World War II era to produce 50 goals a season, had teammate Doug Harvey saw off his leg cast against doctor's orders so that he could skate in the 1961 playoffs, and much more. A candid, entertaining and at times controversial story of this great Hall of Famer. Prior owner's details upon front endpaper else clea... View more info

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Nunspeet 1910 - Deel 1: De Kom Van Het Dorp Nunspeet Gelegen Tussen Stationslaan/Brinkersweg En Spoorlaan/Laan

By: Bonestroo, W.; Van Eijck, A.A.E.F.; Den Herder, W.H.; Holstege, A.; Osinga, D.J.; Plender, J.J.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Netherlands, Heemkundige Vereniging Nuwenspete: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 742A5940

ISBN: 9072791061

Condition: Very Good


9072791061 208 pages. Text in Dutch. Many dozens of excellent black and white archival photographs. Prior owner's name atop title page else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy in glossy laminated illustrated boards. View more info

The Emperors of Chocolate: Inside the Secret World of Hershey and Mars

By: Brenner, Joël Glenn

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Broadway Books: 2000

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 55200094

ISBN: 0767904575

Condition: Very Good


0767904575 367 pages including index. Spins a unique story that takes us inside a world as mysterious as Willy Wonka's chocolate factory. Packed with flavorful stories and outrageous characters that will give the true scoop on this real-life candyland. "Espionage, deception, and obsessive secrecy - it sounds more like covert warfare... A remarkable new look at an enterprise that's much nuttier than you might have thought." - People. Very light wear. Prior owner's name atop front flyleaf else unmarked. View more info

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Shutout : The Terry Sawchuk Story

By: Brian Kendall

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Penguin Books Canada, Limited: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154A6104

ISBN: 0670866946

Condition: Very Good


0670866946 251 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. "You could throw him a handful of rice and he'd catch every kernel. But he was also a miserable son of a bitch." - Ted Lindsay. Prior owner's details partially clipped from top corner of front free endpaper else clean and unmarked. Very light wear. Dust jacket discretely taped to book. Whiff of cigarette smoke. Nice copy. View more info

How I Found Freedom in an Unfree World

By: Browne, Harry

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, Macmillan Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86501773

Condition: Very Good


374 pages including index. Freedom is living your life the way you want to live it. This book shows you how you can have that freedom now - without having to change the world or the people around you. Author went on to become a U.S. Presidential candidate. Gift greetings upon front endpaper else clean and unmarked. Very light wear to book. Moderate wear to dust jacket which has some creasing to both flaps and several short tears. Excellent copy. View more info

Governor's Road: Early Buildings and Families from Mississauga to London

By: Byers, Mary; McBurney, Margaret

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42102324

ISBN: 0802065333

Condition: Very Good


0802065333 319 pages including bibliography, index and dozens of black and white illustrations. Will attract anyone interested in regional history and the early days of Ontario and anyone whose roots lie in southern Ontario. Light wear overall. Gift greetings upon and small clip to top corner of half-title page else unmarked. Slight lean to spine. Small bookseller sticker upon front endpaper. Very nice copy. View more info

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Mentoring Strategic Change in Health Care: An Action Guide

By: Caldwell, Chip

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, U.S.A., Asq Pr: 1995

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 835A7569

ISBN: 0873892240

Condition: Very Good


0873892240 262 pages including index. Learn how to set the stage for a total quality management (TQM) transformation in your organization. Takes the rhetoric and theory of TQM and shows ways to put them into action. Author weaves his 20 years of experience and ideas into a proven framework for quality called the transformation model, a model that health care strategists - mentors - can and should use to capture the creative energies of the entire workforce to acheive organizational goals. Prior owner's inkstamp atop half-title page. Moderate quantity of yellow high-lighting. Occasional r... View more info