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Image for Sleeman in Oudh: An Abridgement of W. H. Sleeman's A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude in 1849-50 (European Understanding of India Series)

Sleeman in Oudh: An Abridgement of W. H. Sleeman's A Journey through the Kingdom of Oude in 1849-50 (European Understanding of India Series)

By: N/A

Price: $169.95

Publisher: UK, Cambridge University Press: 1971

Edition: Abridged Edition

Seller ID: 125A7732

ISBN: 0521080347

Condition: Fine


0521080347 329 pages. Index, glossary, black and white photographic plates include frontis of author. "... Has two main purposes. The first is to provide a clearer and more manageable text than has hitherto been available of one of the most important of the published documents that we have relating to the history of Oudh. The second is to point up the significance, as I see it, of Sleeman's approach to the study of Indian society." - from Editor's Preface. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Light wear to dust jacket. A lovely copy. View more info

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Okanagan History - Sixtieth (60th) Report

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Okanagan Historical Society: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 321A7771

ISBN: 092124164X

Condition: Good


092124164X 224 pages. Black and white photographs. Articles include: Closure of the Columbia Flouring Mill; Railway Post Offices; Vernon's 1943 Typhoid Epidemic; and more. Usual library markings. Average wear. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Canada's Oil Monopoly: The Story of the $12 Billion Rip-off of Canadian Consumers (Lorimer Illustrated History)

Canada's Oil Monopoly: The Story of the $12 Billion Rip-off of Canadian Consumers (Lorimer Illustrated History)

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Canada, Lorimer: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 227A7947

ISBN: 0888625146

Condition: Fair


0888625146 626 pages. Glossary. "Highlights from the State of Competition in the Canadian Petroleum Industry - the government report that alleges monopoly practices by Canada's big oil companies." - from front cover. "Compiled from the more than 135,000 secret oil company documents that were seized by government investigators in raids between 1973 and 1978.... Shows that the oil companies purposely restricted competition, worked together to keep prices and profits up, and sacrificed Canadian interests when they were told to do so by their foreign parents." - from back cover.... View more info

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The sayings of our first people

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Theytus Books: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 732A8126

ISBN: 0919441599

Condition: Good


0919441599 254 pages. "The information shared in this book comes from words elders have shared in their meetings over the past twelve years and from individual interviews. This book is about the teachings of our First People. It's about quu as teachings, customs, practices and beliefs of bringing up a family. The elders want today's generation to know that our people had a way of bringing up children. The purpose of this book is to pass on these teachings to help parents, aunts, uncles, grandparents and the young people know how they can bring up children right." - from Foreward. ... View more info

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And it Was My War Too

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Little Daisy: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 138A8346

ISBN: 189574427X

Condition: Good


189574427X 313 pages. Black and white illustrations. A companion to 'This Was My War'. "A book of recollections of the world conflict of 1939-45... not confined to military matters... almost half the stories are those of children or adolescents, and three quarters are by Jews, Poles or Russians; upon whom the war imposed far the greatest hardships." - from Foreward. Stories include: Good Luck - Even in Hell; Russian Veterans I Knew; Partisan - The Story of George Kartsaklis; An Unforgettable Chapter of My Life; H.M.S. Raleigh; Short and Savage; A Child's Memory of the Holocaust; No... View more info

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Finnish Diaspora (2 vol set)

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Toronto, Multicultural History Society of Ontario: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 629A8872

ISBN: 0919045081

Condition: Fair


0919045081 305 pages plus 319 pages. This work is "a result of an extraordinary conference that took place in Toronto, Canada in November 1979. The Multicultural History Society of Ontario drew Finnish scholars from throughout the world to present papers on Finnish migration and about the life of the ethnic group, especially in North America, but everywhere it had dispersed throughout the world." - from Preface. Usual library markings. Average wear. Bindings somewhat fragile. Worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for The Changing Scene - a History of West St. Paul, Manitoba

The Changing Scene - a History of West St. Paul, Manitoba

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Manitoba, West St. Paul Centennial Committee: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 629A8994

ISBN: 0889256543

Condition: Very Good


0889256543 156 pages. Map endpapers. Abundant archival black and white photos. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Very nice copy. View more info

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Somenos : The Grandfathers Spoke to Me

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Somenos Society: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 321A9140

ISBN: 096837610X

Condition: Very Good


096837610X 64 pages. A book about the Somenos Marsh, located near Duncan, British Columbia. Includes some history but consists mostly of artful black and white photos accompanied by poetry. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Reappraisals in Canadian history: Pre-confederation

Reappraisals in Canadian history: Pre-confederation

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Prentice-Hall International: 1996

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 214A0172

ISBN: 0134473353

Condition: Good


0134473353 594 pages. Prior owner's name inside front cover and some markings to contents. Moderate wear. Sound working copy. View more info

Image for Canadian-Soviet Relations, 1939-1980

Canadian-Soviet Relations, 1939-1980

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Mosaic Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 767A0214

ISBN: 0889621594

Condition: Good


0889621594 222 pages. Follows the author's first volume on the inter-war years. Front free endpaper removed. Usual library markings. Moderate wear. Sound copy. View more info

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Okanagan History: Fifty-Seventh Report of the Okanagan Historical Society

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Okanagan Historical Society: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 321A0616

ISBN: 0921241607

Condition: Fair


0921241607 208 pages. Topics: Spallumcheen; Kelowna 1910; The 1932 Windstorm; Peace came slowly to Salmon Arm; Historical Papers; Reminiscences; Tributes and Biographies; and more. Average wear. Usual library markings. Sound reference copy. View more info

Image for Rejoice A History of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Alberta and the Northwest Territories

Rejoice A History of the Pentecostal Assemblies of Alberta and the Northwest Territories

By: N/A

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 717A1884

ISBN: 0889254346

Condition: Very Good


0889254346 160 pages. Many archival black and white illustrations. Clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Binding tight and square. Lovely copy. Undated - circa 1990? View more info

Image for Hockey Play-By-Play *SIGNED BY JIM ROBSON AND JASON FARRIS*

Hockey Play-By-Play *SIGNED BY JIM ROBSON AND JASON FARRIS*

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, CircaNow!: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 216A2064

ISBN: 0973901608

Condition: Fine


0973901608 Signed, without inscription, by Jim Robson and John Shorthouse upon title page. Shorthouse succeeded Robson as the voice of the Canucks upon his retirement. Great colour illustrations. "Arms you with the tickets, media passes, programs and Jim's handwritten game notes so you can re-live 55 great hockey hames from the 1970s to today. For each game, you get to feel the hockey pulse of the city, find out what went on behind the scenes in the broadcast booth, and enjoy exciting play-by-play calls from one of the best hockey announcers in NHL history." - from dust jacket. Cl... View more info

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Stokesley selection

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: North Yorkshire, Studio Print: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112A2508

ISBN: 0907922007

Condition: Very Good


0907922007 429 pages. Illustrated in black and white. A substantial history of Stokesley. Gift greetings upon front free endpaper else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Pambrun Heritage: From Roots to Branches 1906-1982

Pambrun Heritage: From Roots to Branches 1906-1982

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Pambrun History Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 628A2694

ISBN: 0919673198

Condition: Very Good


0919673198 443 pages. Index. Many black and white photos. Chapters include: Pambrun, Armed Forces, Courcellette, Moundville, Pambrun, Ravenscraig, Whiska Creek, Remember When, Photo Album. Decorated maroon boards. Illustrated endpapers. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding sound. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Foothills Echoes (Millarville, Alberta History from 1940)

Foothills Echoes (Millarville, Alberta History from 1940)

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Alberta, Millarville Historical Society: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627A2698

ISBN: 0889250154

Condition: Very Good


0889250154 571 pages. Index of family names. Many black and white illustrations. Continues on from where "Our Foothills" left off, around 1940. Chapters include: Schools, Churches, Hamlets and Post Offices, Halls, The Changing Scenes, Organizations, District Highlights, Utilities, General Articles, Those Who Served Their Country, Family Biographies. Illustrated endpapers. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

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Blucher (Saskatchewan) Builders: Blucher Community 1900-1982

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Blucher Historical Society: 1982

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 627A2836

ISBN: 0889253420

Condition: Good


0889253420 218 pages. Illustrated endpapers. Black and white illustrations throughout. A wonderful history of this area, located southeast of Saskatoon between Clavet and Elstow. Describes businesses, churches, roll of honour, schools, clubs, sports, special events, family histories, and more. Former school library copy with usual markings but surprisingly modest wear. Binding sound. A quality reference copy. View more info

Image for Right to the Point: A History of Regina Beach (Saskatchewan)

Right to the Point: A History of Regina Beach (Saskatchewan)

By: N/A

Price: $349.95

Publisher: Canada, The Regina Beach Historical Society: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627A2837

ISBN: 0919781802

Condition: Very Good


0919781802 462 pages. Black and white illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. Prior owner's name neatly atop front free endpaper else clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Image for Redvers (Saskatchewan): 75 Years Live

Redvers (Saskatchewan): 75 Years Live

By: N/A

Price: $295.00

Publisher: Canada, Celebrate Saskatchewan Committee, Golden Age Centre: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627A2838

ISBN: 0889251509

Condition: Very Good


0889251509 152 pages. Wonderful black and white photo-illustrated endpapers. Archival black and white illustrations throughout. "...Compiled in the hope that the memories of our pioneers may be preserved. It was the aim of our pioneers, who risked so much, to develop a place which would inspire the future generations to carry on and hold together that which the pioneers had begun." - from introduction. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Image for Jack Tar in History: Essays in the History of Maritime Life and Labour

Jack Tar in History: Essays in the History of Maritime Life and Labour

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Acadiensis: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 527A4025

ISBN: 091910732X

Condition: Very Good


091910732X 275 pages. "A volume of original essays in the history of maritime life and labour addressed to the scholar and general reader alike." - from Foreward. "A provocative, stimulating and challenging set of essays... breaking new ground, demanding different visions... this volume will set you thinking." - R.E. Ommer, ISER. Discard stamp atop half-title page else clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info