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

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

Mostly Country: Stories (Nunatak Fiction)

By: Nixon, Rosemary

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Newest Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86904306

ISBN: 0920897967

Condition: Good


0920897967 117 pages. Author's signature upon title page else unmarked. "The portrait of a rural western community." - from back cover. Light moisture exposure to upper right corner of book has resulted in minor undulations and very faint discolouration. Light wear. Nice solid copy. View more info

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Onley's Arctic: Diaries and paintings of the high Arctic

By: Onley, Toni

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Douglas & McIntyre: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 547C6454

ISBN: 088894666X

Condition: Fine


088894666X 166 pages. References. Signed by Toni Onley above his colour photo on title page. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Bookseller's sticker atop front free endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. A handsome copy. View more info

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Language Learning Strategies: What Every Teacher Should Know

By: Oxford, Rebecca

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Boston, MA, U.S.A., Heinle ELT: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 83301944A

ISBN: 0838428622

Condition: Very Good


0838428622 342 pages including index. Provides ESL and Foreign Language teachers with practical recommendations for developing their students' second language learning strategies. Detailed suggestions for strategy use in each of the four language skills are included, as well as case studies and models for setting up similar programs. Prior owner's name inside front cover else clean and unmarked with light wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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Above the Law: The Crooks, the Politicians, the Mounties, and Rod Stamler

By: Palango, Paul

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1994

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 115C5603

ISBN: 0771069057

Condition: Very Good


0771069057 314 pages including index. Signed and dated by author upon half-title page. Signed and inscribed by Rod Stamler, former Assistant Commissioner of the R.C.M.P., upon title page. "The shocking story of corporate crime and political corruption in Canada." - from dust jacket. "Chronicles the seedy world of crime in very high places. It makes great reading - particularly for those who don't mind having their illusions about our political leaders destroyed." - Linda McQuaig. Prior owner's details atop front free endpaper else clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust... View more info

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Fayetteville, North Carolina: A Pictorial History

By: Parker, Weeks

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Donning Company: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116A2406

Condition: Fine


208 pages. "Tells an exciting and intriguing story... A story of people, places, things and events over a span of 250 years. But the most unique and exciting feature of the story is that it is told by over 350 photographs, many of them rare, previously unpublished views. Gift greetings atop front free endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

Outlaws of Western Canada

By: Paterson, Thomas William

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Langley, BC, Mr. Paperback: 1977

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 16703382

ISBN: 0889830088

Condition: Fine


0889830088 248 pages including index. Abundantly illustrated in black and white. Chapters include: Terror of the Tomahawk; The French-English Wars; The War of 1812; Growing Pains; The March West. Gift greetings upon front flyleaf else book clean, bright and unmarked with lightest wear. Attractive dust jacket, now in mylar, bears light wear. Very attractive copy. Gift quality. View more info

Visualization for Change: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Your Powers of Imagination for Self-Improvement, Therapy, Healing & Pain Control

By: Patrick Fanning

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Oakland, CA, U.S.A., New Harbinger Publications: 1992

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 65500430

ISBN: 0934986517

Condition: Very Good


0934986517 325 pages including bibliography. A step-by-step guide to using your powers of imagination for self-improvement, therapy, healing, and pain control. "... Gives a clear, concise, and accurate picture of the workings of the immune system. Author's detailed visualizations for fighting cancer, arthritis, and allergies are fascinating and inspiring." - Diane Eardley, Ph.D. Professor of Immunology, UC Santa Barbara. Prior owner's name upon half-title page else unmarked. Light wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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Functional Dietetics - The Core of Health Integration: Fueling Mind, Body and Spirit *THIRD EDITION*

By: Percival, Mark D.C., N.D.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, De Bezige Bij: 1992

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 657A9623

Condition: Very Good


205 pages. "Dr. Percival brings his own uniquely effective and clinically-proven perspective to the subject of how you may modify your nutritional behaviours and thus your health through more resourceful self-dialogue and thought patterns." - from Preface. Doctor's stamp atop title page else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Dutch Twins Primer

By: Perkins, Lucy Fitch

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Houghton Mifflin: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25404998

Condition: Very Good


108 pages. Few pencil markings erased else unmarked with only light soiling and moderate wear. Front hinge just starting. A very nice copy. View more info

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Putnam County, Missouri, Early Pioneers, Volume I: Early Pioneers Born Before 1850 and Buried in Putnam County, Missouri

By: Phillips, Sarah Lemen

Price: $399.95

Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri, Self-Published: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628C5078

Condition: Very Good


391 pages. Extensive indexes of names and companies. Chapters include: Elm Township; Grant Township; Liberty Township; Richland Township; Lincoln Township; Union Township; Wilson Township; Jackson Township; Sherman Township; Medicine Township; York Township; Atlas of 1877; Plat Book of 1897; Birth Records; Dodge County; Putnam County; Extracts from the Unionville Republican. Small blank white sticker atop front free endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. An excellent copy. View more info

Hometown Heroes : On the Road with Canada's National Hockey Team

By: Quarrington, Paul

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 86103433

ISBN: 0002179199

Condition: Very Good


0002179199 292 pages. The true story of the all-Canadian dream - to represent Canada in international hockey. But, in the hands of novelist turned sports reporter Paul Quarrington, the dream turns into a rambunctious romp over two continents, with the most original cast of stickhandlers and puck stoppers ever to lace up skates - our national hockey team! Mixes stories from such places as Grindelwald, Switzerland and Sudbury, Ontario, Quarrington carves out a hockey beat that few would imagine ever existed. Includes characters such as Sean Burke, Bobby Joyce and Dave King. Small remainder ma... View more info

Pacific Oyster Culture in British Columbia: Bulletin 169

By: Quayle, D.B.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Fisheries Research Board of Canada: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 64500638

Condition: Very Good


192 pages. A revision and expansion of a 1933 Bulletin of the Biological Board of Canada entitled "Oysters in British Columbia" by C.R. Elsey (No. 34.) Contents include: history; taxonomy; anatomy; reproduction; growth; oyster feeding; breeding; oyster cultch; spatfall forecasting; Pendrell Sound seed; Japanese seed; oyster culture; harvesting; processing; storage; productivity; production; raft culture; nutrititve value and chemical composition; marketing; processed oyster products; pollution; parallytic shellfish poison; predators and pests; disease; organisms associated with oyste... View more info

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Smithers - From Swamp to Village: 1921-1981

By: R. Lynn Shervill

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Smithers, BC, Town of Smithers: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 724G0778

ISBN: 0969073704

Condition: Good


0969073704 128 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos plus modern glossy colour photos. The product of the 60th Anniversary project of the Town of Smithers. Chapters include: The Telegraph Trail; Ploughshares, Picks and Picaroons; B.C.'s First Village; Before the Crash; Mining's Bright Decade; Life in The Thirties; The War Years and Beyond. Contents clean and unmarked. Binding tight. Average wear to colour photo-illustrated boards. A sound copy. View more info

A Place of Excellence: A Chronicle of West Vancouver, 1912-1987

By: Ramsey, Bruce

Price: $49.95

Publisher: West Vancouver, BC, The Corporation of the District of West Vancouver, B.C: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41302015

ISBN: 0889257493

Condition: Fine


0889257493 350 pages including index and black and white illustrations. "A history of independent, courageous people who dared to be first, who dared to meet the challenges of a wilderness, who dared to leave their comfortable surrounds in "civilized" Britain and Europe and who dared to be leaders in a new land and in a new mountain and marine-oriented Municipality. This is the story of those people." - Don Lanskail, Mayor. Gift greetings upon dedication page and small erasure atop front endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy in attrac... View more info

Canada Customs: Droll Recollections, Musings and Quibbles

By: Richardson

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Brighouse Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 71408488

ISBN: 0921304013

Condition: Very Good


0921304013 176 pages. Author commits to paper his befuddlement at the last bit of the century. This is his first book. Contains insight into those tiny conundrums, the sum of which make a life: the steadfast and comforting solidity of a Social Insurance Number; the sordid fate of night-school dropouts; the uncomfortable consequences of a boy's prematures exposure to condoms; the role of the sinus in free trade; and more. Also includes a number of author's poems, for which he hopes to be instantly acclaimed Canada's Poet Laureate. Unmarked. Five inch crease to top corner of front cover el... View more info

Vertical Take-off and Landing Military Research Aircraft

By: Rogers, Mike

Price: $99.95

Publisher: U.K., G T Foulis & Co Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16102882

ISBN: 0854296751

Condition: Fine


0854296751 248 pages including index. "The first comprehensive history of VTOL experimentation and endeavour. Every one of the diverse types of aircraft involved is included, from tailsitters and ducted fans to tiltprops and tiltwings to liftjects and vectored jets. Includes a fascinating collection of illustrations in both colour and black and white. These include a series of specially drawn chronologies which graphically illustrate the relationship between the various projects and photographs or line drawings of the may aircraft that flew as VTOL projects." - from dust jacket. G... View more info

Brave Day Hideous Night - Autobiography 1939-1965: John Rothenstein - Volume Two

By: Rothenstein, John

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46400167

Condition: Very Good


386 pages including index. Sir John, speaking from the quiet of the Rectorship of St. Andrews, provides us with a complete and humane story of difficult years in his life in this, the masterful second volume in an important autobiography. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper, else unmarked. Clean. Very light wear. Light wear to dust jacket. Nice copy. View more info

Russia in Revolution, 1900-30

By: Salisbury, Harrison E.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73508398

ISBN: 0233970134

Condition: Very Good


0233970134 287 pages. Presents, in words and pictures, a portrait of thirty years of political and artistic upheaval. The illustrations, many never before published, bring the time and the people to life with extraordinary vividness. Conveys the emotions and sufferings of the unsung heroes and victims of the revolution - the narod, the Russion people themselves. Gift greetings upon half-title page, else unmarked. Very light wear to book and its (appropriate) red boards. Some rubbing to attractively illustrated dust jacket. Sound copy. View more info

Still More Games Trainers Play

By: Scannell, Edward; Newstrom, John

Price: $54.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill Education: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 41401799

ISBN: 0070464278

Condition: Very Good


0070464278 311 pages. A brand new collection of proven training aids, participative activities, and motivational games from the authors of the best-sellers Games Trainers Play and More Games Trainers Play. Prior owner's details atop half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. Very good copy. View more info