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A Sto:lo-Coast Salish Historical Atlas

By: N/A

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H0305

ISBN: 1550548123

Condition: Very Good


1550548123 208 pages. "Presents a comprehensive overview of Sto:lo-Coast Salish history. Full colour original maps, artwork and photographs grace the pages of this monumental volume, placing a vast wealth of easily accessible information at the fingertips of general readers and academics alike... (contains) innovative analyses that will expand the horizons of anyone interested in Native and West Coast history." - from dust jacket. Please note that this copy includes a replica dust jacket rather than an original. Unmarked with light wear. Several small bits of white discolouration ... View more info

Interactive Language Teaching (Cambridge Language Teaching Library)

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Cambridge University Press: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 42302439

ISBN: 052131108X

Condition: Good


052131108X 228 pages. Describes the approaches and techniques used by innovative teachers and writers. Crease to front cover. Will help classroom teachers make language classes more participatory and communication oriented. Prior owner's details upon front flyleaf and top edge. Light wear. Sound working copy. View more info

Slashing a Pathway to Education 2000 Self-Direction, integration, Challenge Graduation

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Bowen Island, BC, Canada, Personal Power Press International: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61305110

ISBN: 189545302X

Condition: Very Good


189545302X 152 pages. Describes one way to implement the basic features of the YEAR 2000 educational initiative developed by the Ministry of Education in B.C. This initiative was developed from the report of the Sullivan Commission which was based upon the widest representation of public and professional opinion in the history of the province of British Columbia. The YEAR 2000 is the most innovative program ever presented by the B.C. Ministry and quite possibly by any educational ministry in Canada. Publications that describe the program in greater detail are outlined at the back of the bo... View more info

Appropriate wastewater management technologies for rural areas under adverse conditions: Based on a workshop held at Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 14 to 15, 1986

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Halifax, NS, Canada, Tech Press, in collaboration with the Centre for Water Resources Studies: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 62607544

ISBN: 0920692257

Condition: Very Good


0920692257 372 pages. Based on a workshop held at Halifax, Nova Scotia October 14 to 15, 1986. Organized by the Centre for Water Resources Studies, technical University of Nova Scotia, and Environment Canada. Text dividedinto four sections: Utilities Delivery/Collection Systems; Small Community Treatment Systems; On-Site Treatment and Disposal; Wastewater Management Districts. Purpose of the workshop was to provide an opportunity for consultants and government officials familiar with problems in Eastern Canada to interact with speakers from Canada and the United States who had special know... View more info

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At Risk (2 Volumes): Proceedings of a Conference on the Biology and Management of Species and Habitats at Risk: February 15-19, 1999, University of College of the Cariboo, Kamloops, British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Ministry of Environment, Lands & Parks, Air Resources Branch: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 326A2523

ISBN: 0772643482

Condition: Very Good


0772643482 974 pages in two volumes. "The Kamloops and its proceedings are an important step in communicating the results of the recent, original and innovative work to managers, scientists, educators, naturalists, and the general public. There are many sobering signs of how desperate the situation has become: far more extensive and complicated endangered species lists; a growing number of ecosystems at risk; an increasing understanding of how fragile some ecosystems are; and accelerated rates of habitat loss and fragmentation. On the bright side, there is the tremendous energy that has... View more info

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Cityside Oasis, or How to Bridge the Gap Between City and Countryside

By: N/A

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Netherlands, Eemlandhoeve: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 152G0228

ISBN: 9081340824

Condition: Very Good


9081340824 112 pages. Illustrated with colour photography. Inspires innovative entrepreneurship between city and countryside. "An intimate look into the life and process of Jan Huijgen and the creation of Eemlandhoeve." - from back cover. Text in English. Unmarked with light wear. A sound copy. View more info

Allergies: Disease in Disguise

By: Bateson-Koch, Carolee

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Canada, Alive Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65206207

ISBN: 0920470424

Condition: Fair


0920470424 206 pages including index. Please note: one page is loose. Lots of library markings. Book is well used. Learn to identify your symptoms and get well using proven, innovative, drug-free therapies. "I believe that everyone suffers from some food sensitivity. The clues are in this book. Before the reader runs off to the psychiatrist because the doctor can find nothing wrong, the methods outlined in this book should give some relief." - Lendon Smith M.D. View more info

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Arts West Magazine, Volume 6, Number 8, September (Sept.) 1981 - Jack Wilkinson / Jack Davis

By: Black, Leslie Forsyth; Millard, Peter; Carolyn, Trevor; Ludlam, P.; Enright, Laurel

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Western Emerging Arts Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2367

Condition: Fair


44 pages. Features: Cover art by William Perehudoff (untitled); The Visual Arts in Edmonton - An International Focus; Holman Prints and Sculpture - Eloquence through art; Jack Davis - Synthesizing Many Disciplines; Jack Wilkinson; O'Hanlon Salutes Blackfoot; Winnipeg Now - Renewal in the Art Scene; Insuring Artwork - Proceed with Caution; Artistically Speaking - Art from a New Angle; and more. Colour ads include works by Joanna Zjawinska, Bev Juno, Josephine Parrott, Greg Swain, Karl E. Wood, Dorothy Knowles, Rick Beaver, Robert Kost, and Douglas Elliott. Unmarked with somewhat above-averag... View more info

Image for Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 9, October (Oct.) 1983 -  Survey of B.C. Printmaking / Laura E. Reid

Arts West Magazine, Volume 8, Number 9, October (Oct.) 1983 - Survey of B.C. Printmaking / Laura E. Reid

By: Chown, Diana; Hladun, Helene; Nolan, Shelagh; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Western Emerging Arts Ltd.: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 651H2361

Condition: Fair


28 pages. Features: Laura E. Reid - A Retrospect; Functional Art - Innovative and Original; B.C. Printmaking - A Survey; The Art of Fishing; Richard White - Melancholy of the Void. Please note: water exposure caused upper corner of most pages to stick together. We have separated the pages with no loss to text but some pages are now damaged. Unmarked with above-average wear and soiling. A worthy reference copy. View more info

Image for The Saturday Evening Post, March 9, 1957 - Victor Borge / Inside Defiant Poland / Don Newcombe

The Saturday Evening Post, March 9, 1957 - Victor Borge / Inside Defiant Poland / Don Newcombe

By: Clad, Noel; Lamson, Ruth; Hawskins, John and Ward; Kelly, Pat; Walsh, Thomas; Hottelet, Richart; Tyler, Poyntz; Mannix, Daniel; Newcombe, Don; Mitchell, Mary; Borge, Victor; MacKaye, Milton; Case, Robert

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 357G2396

Condition: Good


116 pages. Fiction: Dynamic Woman; Never Trust a Blonde; Too Young to Marry; The Peaceful Rebellion; The Golden Shadow (part 2 of 4); Murder on Order. Articles: Inside Defiant Poland - the astounding change in the ways of Communism under Wladyslaw Gomulka; The Happy Fugitives from Flatbush - American Safety Razor moves from Brooklyn to Staunton, Virginia - article with photos; Living Mysteries of the Deep - color fish photos; I'm No Quitter - Dodger Pitcher Don Newcombe on how it feels to have your courage questioned when you fail in the World Series; Children Are Smarter Than You Think - in... View more info

Seeing Tomorrow: Weighing Financial Risk in Everyday Life

By: Dembo

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 23508164

ISBN: 0771026129

Condition: Very Good


0771026129 212 pages including index. Describes a forward-looking approach to financial decision-making that is based on the unfolding of a number of different future scenarios. Introduces the concepts of upside, downside, and regret. "...a powerhouse in the understanding of risk.... the authors have created an authoritative and innovative book of risk management that is essential for both practitioners and theoreticians." - Peter L. Bernstein, Author of Against the Gods: The Remarkable Story of Risk. Pages bright and unmarked. Minor depression midway up front hinge of front board... View more info

Cardiopulmonary Anatomy and Physiology: Essentials for Respiratory Care

By: Des Jardins, Terry R.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Albany, NY, U.S.A., Delmar Pub: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 52507362

ISBN: 0827328362

Condition: Good


0827328362 307 pages including index. This innovative text provides heart, lung, and renal anatomy, plus outstanding coverage of physiology - all in one complete volume. Covers the entire lifespan, including the physiology of aging and neonatal physiology. Moderate wear. Blue high-lighting on two pages. Blue underlining on one page. View more info

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Vidal Sassoon: Fifty Years Ahead

By: Diane Fishman and Marcia Powell

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Rizzoli International Publications: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 53AC8641

ISBN: 0847817067

Condition: Fair


0847817067 176 pages. List of photo credits. Glossary. "Celebrates the fascinating fifty-year career of one of the most innovative fashionmakers of the twentieth century, the internationally known hairdresser and style guru, Vidal Sassoon. This stunning survey acknowledges the contributions Sassoon has made in helping to create the overall look of women and men throughout the world for the past half century. Fabulous archival images, by some of the most famous names in photography, enliven the synopsis of Sassoon's career and contributions." - from dust jacket. Above-average wear... View more info

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The Rape of Nanking: An Undeniable History in Photographs

By: Dorfman, Ron; Yin, James; Shi, Young

Price: $950.00

Publisher: Chicago, Innovative Publishing Group: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432H3173

ISBN: 0963223194

Condition: Fair


0963223194 xv, 319 pages. Index. Footnotes. Bibliography. Text in English and Chinese. "This book, using more than 400 historical photographs, many of which were taken by Japanese soldiers themselves, is published to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Japanese surrender, to remind the world of the forgotten holocaust in Nanking, and to honor history and answer any attempt to deny or change it." - dust jacket. "I am pleased to be associated with this book, however graphic of the horrors of that dreadful time, as I believe it to be an instrument of reconciliation. It ... View more info

Image for Against Wind and Weather: The History of Towboating in British Columbia

Against Wind and Weather: The History of Towboating in British Columbia

By: Drushka, Ken

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 318C6631

ISBN: 088894327X

Condition: Very Good


088894327X Signed by author upon title page. 258 pages. Index. Archival black and white illustrations. Endpapers decorated with detailed schematic diagram of a large B.C. Tug. "Towboats, the workhourses of international shipping, have special significance along North Amnerica's northwest coast. The rich though often inaccessible resources there have given rise to one of the most innovative and important towboat industries in the world. This book is a history of that industry, and of its growth from the first steam tugs of the late 19th century to the sturdy and efficient diesel tugs... View more info

Celebrity Lights a collection of Favourite Recipes from Celebrity Women in Support of Breast Cancer Research

By: Editors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Nanaimo, British Columbia, Celebrity: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 75508414

ISBN: 096811590X

Condition: Fine


096811590X 191 pages. More than a cookbook, this is a unique story, created and shaped by the very personal moments and memories of the 96 celebrities who have generously contributed to this book. Although they lead extremely public lives, all of them took time to respond to the invitation to help celebrate the importance of caring and sharing. These remarkable women are the "lights" behind Celebrity Lights - a book designed not as a collection of light recipes but as an innovative way to create a beacon of light in the battle against breast cancer. Contributors include Hillary Cli... View more info

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Police patrol operations: purpose, plans, programs, and technology;

By: Felkenes, George T

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, McCutchan Pub. Corp: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 131A5370

ISBN: 0821122517

Condition: Good


0821122517 Over 339 pages. A collection of readings on patrol programs, procedures, and innovative technology. Clean and unmarked. Tight and square with moderate wear. Sound working copy. View more info

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The Real Frank Zappa Book

By: Frank Zappa; Peter Ochiogrosso

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: New York, Poseidon Press: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 322H1377

ISBN: 067163870X

Condition: Good


067163870X Signed by Frank Zappa beneath his photo on page 116. 352 pages. Black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. "The legendary Frank Zappa, one of the most influential, innovative, and controversial musicians of the past twenty years, takes us on a wild, funny, outrageous trip through his life and times. Here is how he became the state of the art in weirdness, as only he can tell it." - from dust jacket. Unmarked. Average wear and soiling. Board tips rubbed open. Binding intact. Narrow 2.5" faded patch along dust jack spine corresponds to security s... View more info

Working Dollars : The Vancity Savings Story

By: Hardin, Herschel

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 64501270

ISBN: 1550544322

Condition: Fine


1550544322 504 pages including index and black and white photographic plates. Author's signature upon title page. A vibrant, human-interest history of Canada's most innovative member-owned financial institution. Traces VanCity's growth to the present day, with 220,000 members. Celebrates the collective achievements - as well as the individual strengths, frailties and foibles - of the men and women who helped create one of Canada's most dynamic financial instututions. Appears unread. Minimal wear. Clean and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

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N-Scale Magazine March/April 2002, Vol. 14 No. 2

By: Hundman, Robert L.: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Hundman Publishing, Inc.: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 749G0100

Condition: Good


86 pages including index. Features include: Mud Bay & Southern (Part III); D&M Brothers Bicycle Factory - using the prototype of the Beet Sugar Factory in Glendale, AZ (circa 1906) as a template; The Art of Steam: The conclusion of the Pennsylvania Railroad I1 Class "Decapod"; What Happens? - How to preserve your layout and collection after you're gone; Electric Workshop - New life for an old power pack; Wheel Cleaning - An innovative tool to keep your rolling stock rolling; DM&IR Caboose - Modifying a Micro-Trains #51000 Caboose; The Abingdon Project - Building the footbridge... View more info