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The Handbook for Managing Change in Health Care (Asq Health Care Series)

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Milwaukee, WI, U.S.A., Asq Pr: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 83501444

ISBN: 0873894030

Condition: Very Good


0873894030 735 pages including index. A milestone book, this pioneering reference is the first contributed resource from the nation's leaders in health care quality management. Author is a recognized leader in health care and has brought together more than 35 experts to write a handbook that specifically addresses the pressing needs of the health care industry. Designed for any professional involved in change management, this handbook will benefit hospitals, nursing homes, HMOs, health insurance companies, VA hospitals, military hospitals, and academic organizations. Minimal markings and h... View more info

Methods in mammalian embryology

By: N/A

Price: $59.89

Publisher: USA, W. H. Freeman: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 46603412

ISBN: 0716708191

Condition: Very Good


0716708191 532 pages including index. Prepared specifically for use by investigators in experimental mammalian embryology, this handbook presents detailed discussions of reliable methods that previously were incompletely described or scattered throughout the literature. Useful to all researchers in those branches of zoology, wildlife studies, animal and dairy husbandry, and human and veterinary medicine, that are concerned with mammalian development and reproduction. Book clean and unmarked but for prior owner's name and date which are partially blacked out upon front endpaper. Minimal wea... View more info

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Social Passion: Religious and Social Reform in Canada, 1914-28 (Canadian university paperbooks)

By: Allen, Richard

Price: $68.45

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 168A6858

ISBN: 0802052525

Condition: Very Good


0802052525 385 pages. Index. Black and white illustrations. "This book is a study in the history of ideas, specifically with reference to the conjunction of the movements of religion and social reform in Canada in the years 1914 to 1928... The book catches the social gospel in mid-passage, in a period when its influence was high but its fortunes in crisis." - from Preface. Book clean and unmarked with very light wear. Tight and square. Moderate wear to dust jacket which is preserved in protective Brodart cover. Nice copy. View more info

Code-Words: The Crocus and Lily Grow With Tulips

By: Andreas, James

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72500802

Condition: Good


176 pages. Undated. Circa 1990? Refreshing stories about people in Canada and, specifically, Saskatchewan. Gift greetings and rubber stamp upon front flyleaf. Rubber stamp to top and bottom edges and two more to contents. One bit of high-lighting else unmarked. Lean to spine. Bright glossy covers show light wear. View more info

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File Facts and Hints on the Care and Use of Files

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Fitchburg, Mass., Simonds Saw and Steel Co.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 834C8079

Condition: Good


31 pages. Numerous diagrams and black and white photos. A diminutive but informative guide to files and their uses in the sharpening of industrial sawmill blades. Deals specifically with American Pattern single and double cut files. Eight-page photo-illustrated section on special saw sharpening files. Two pages of detailed specifications of Simonds Red Tang brand files. Unmarked. Average wear. Binding sound. An excellent vintage reference. View more info

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The New Highway and Resources Map Series No. 10 of British Columbia, Alberta, the Yukon and Part of Alaska and the North West Territories

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Mundy Map Co.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 228C9712

Condition: Very Good


32"x20". A four-colour map compiled from the latest Aerial surveys and showing the new developments - See Pine Point, Mica Creek and the Rocky Mountain Trench. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Appears to be specifically intended for those interested in exploring for and developing the vast natural resources of this large area. View more info

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Fiat 128 1969-73 Autobook: Workshop Manual for Fiat 128 1969-72, Fiat 128S 1972-73, Fiat 128SL 1972-73, Fiat 128 Rally 1972-73

By: Ball, Kenneth

Price: $49.95

Publisher: UK, Autopress Ltd.: 1973

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 625A2683

Condition: Good


136 pages. "Comprehensive step-by-step instructions and illustrations are given on all dismantling, overhauling and assembling operations... Specifically written for the owner who wishes to maintain his car in first class condition and to carry out his own servicing and repairs." - from Introduction. Few markings to last few pages else unmarked. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound working copy. View more info

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The New York Woman (Magazine), October 21, 1936, Vol. 1, No. 7 : Ted Peckham - New York's Male Escort Tycoon / 47 West 53rd is Home of the Rehearsal Club

By: Barber, Josephine; Maier, Ruth R.; Robb, Inez Callaway; Raushenbush, Winifred; Tieger, Joan; Eberle, Irmengarde; Peters, C.A.; Wilson, Elita; Ferguson, Donita; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Woman, Inc.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G2541

Condition: Good


48 pages. This glamorous publication brought New York women important information including: news of the choicest fashion, entertainment, current happenings, where to go, what to see, and how much to pay. Features: Great color cover photo of cop writing ticket for fashionable lady whose dog has just soiled a hydrant; Nice one-page ad for Franklin Simon's features dresses for dining out; Letters; Half-page Best & Co. ad features photo of "Upholstery Damask"; Fantastic one-page ad for Singer sewing machines features attractive model and text aimed specifically to the women of New York;... View more info

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My Home Forever

By: Boyd, Laura

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Nazko Indian Band, Laura Boyd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 737C6705

Condition: Good


47 pages. "One of three books designed to increase awareness and rightful respect for the Native People living on reserves around the Quesnel (B.C.) area, specifically Nazko, Alexandria and Red Bluff." - from copyright page. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy of this enjoyable and informative work for readers young and old alike. View more info

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Pilgrim Partners; Forty Years of British-American Fellowship

By: Brittain H

Price: $4,500.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 163H4369

ISBN: B007SJCMS4

Condition: Fair


B007SJCMS4 156 pages. Index. Seventeen black and white plates. "In this unusual and important book, the author traces the remarkable history of 'The Pilgrims,' a unique organization which may well prove the basis and meeting-ground for an even closer fellowship between the the two great English-speaking peoples on whose constant friendship the peace of the world so largely depends." - from dust jacket. "The goal to move America into global government is not new. It was the goal of many British aristocrats, specifically Cecil Rhodes and industrialist Andrew Carnegie, along with ... View more info

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Buick Shop Manual 1939 - to be Used in Conjunction with the 1938 Shop Manual

By: Buick Motor Division

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Buick Motor Division: 1938

Edition: Facsimile Reprint

Seller ID: 834A9647

Condition: Good


3/8" thick. Although this is a reprint, it has an air of originality to it, presumably because this copy itself appears fairly old. Although this manual is to be used in conjunction with the 1938 version, this book itself contains a sizeable quantity of detailed information pertinent specifically to the 1939 model year. Average wear. Unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Radioactive Wastes - Their Treatment and Disposal

By: Collins, J.C.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: London, E. & F.N. Spon Ltd: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83100823

Condition: Very Good


239 pages including index. The implications of radioactivity in regard to water supply and waste water disposal are covered in full detail, as are the problems of disposing of radioactive solid wastes and radioactive gases. The first half is fundamental in nature, explaining the problems which have to be understood when dealing with radioactive material. The second half deals specifically with the treatment and disposal of liquid, solid and gaseous radioactive wastes, and it includes valuable information on the results of laboratory work, and on the experience gained in operating treatment ... View more info

Salute to New Zealand

By: Coney, Sandra

Price: $69.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Weldon Pub. New Zealand: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 25802825

ISBN: 0908676433

Condition: Fine


0908676433 256 pages. A portrait which will make readers marvel at the country of New Zealand. Combines the best of contemporary writing and photography by a range of writers and photographers working specifically for the project. Very light wear. Prior owner's name upon front endpaper else unmarked. Closed tear to bottom edge of back panel of dust jacket. Excellent copy. View more info

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Bounding to the Top: The Complete Book on Plyometric Training

By: Costello, Frank

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Athletic Training Consultants: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 341H3194

ISBN: B003H2KH9C

Condition: Good


B003H2KH9C 71 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. Diagrams. Undated but appears to be circa 1980. "Discusses the principles of plyometrics, which has been utilized by Europeans and Russians for years. Provides the proper ways to execute plyometric drills and how to incorporate them into a comprehensive training program. Explains drills available for all athletic pursuits but more specifically tailors workouts for football, basketball, volleyball and track and field." - Introduction. Unmarked with moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

Clinical manifestations of respiratory disease

By: Des Jardins, Terry R

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Chicago, Il, Year Book Medical Publishers: 1990

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 83501050

ISBN: 0815124325

Condition: Fine


0815124325 385 pages including index. Designed to provide the student with 1. an illustration of what each disease covered actually looks like in the lungs or, more specifically, how each disease anatomically alters the lungs; 2. a straightforward description of the cause, or etiology, of the disease; 3. an overview of the cardiopulmonary clinical manifesations associated with the disease, and the major known patho-physiologic mechanisms that may cause such clinical manifestations; 4. the general management of the disease; 5. a set of self-assessment questions at the end of each chapter. Ver... View more info

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Railways of the West Kootenay Part 1 (Railways of Western Canada Ser., Vol. 2)

By: Doeksen, Gerry

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Western Audio Visual Educational Services: 1991

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 524H1832

ISBN: 0969081383

Condition: Very Good


0969081383 64 pages densely packed with text, diagrams and photography in colour and black and white. Printed upon glossy stock. "The first of three volumes depicting early and present day railroads in the West Kootenay of southern British Columbia. This volume deals specifically with the Slocan and Arrowhead areas north of Nelson and south of Revelstoke." - from Introduction. Highly informative. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, July 20, 1957 - Sir Roy Dobson Pushed Us Into the Jet Age / Tanya Moiseiwitsch is the Designing Woman of Stratford / Prospector Viola MacMillan

By: Earl, Marjorie; Sangster, Dorothy; Frayne, Trent; Croft, Frank; McCall, Christina; Hockley, Vernon; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4690

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Cover painting by Macpherson shows Aerobee rocket taking off from Fort Churchill, Manitoba, to study the Northern Lights; Colour-photo Caterpillar ad inside front cover shows the deepest causeway in the world, the Strait of Canso Causeway - 180' deep in the middle; One-page colour-photo ad for GE presents a pink and yellow fridge which is difficult to look at; Two-page colour ad for Shell is nondescript but for the large illustration of a girl high up the the bucket of a tractor as she rescues her cat from a roof; William Mercer says we're going haywire in our security (p... View more info

Physics for Secondary Schools - Authorized in Alberta

By: Eubank, Howard L.; Ramsay, John M.; Rickard, Leslie A.

Price: $44.99

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, The Macmillan Company of Canada, Limited: 1959

Seller ID: 63308136

Condition: Good


192 pages including index. Black and white illustrations. Attempts to provide insights into a few fundamentals of the subject and an understanding of some of their applications. Specifically designed to cover the needs of Alberta schools in introductory physics, the text includes supplementary material which makes provision for the above average student. Chapter titles include: Measurement; Density and specific gravity; Buoyancy; Force, Work and Power; Experiments on Mechanics; Nature and propagation of light; Photometry; Reflection of light - mirrors; Refraction of light - lenses; Colour;... View more info

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Style "L" Power Frame

By: Francis, J.D.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Great Britain, J.D.Francis: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 524H1977

ISBN: 0951463608

Condition: Good


0951463608 100 pages. Diagrams. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Students of Railway Signalling will find this book a useful study into a particularly significant milestone in the development of interlocking and control equipment. The history, location, operation and application of the style 'L' frame are comprehensively covered by this book. It contains not only information for the general reader but fulfills more specifically the needs of those seeking to learn more about the art of Railway signalling." - from Foreword. Chapters include: General History; List of Frames... View more info

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Conceived in war, born in peace: Canada's deep sea merchant marine

By: Heal, S. C

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Cordillera Pub. Co: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814C5932

ISBN: 1895590019

Condition: Good


1895590019 234 pages. Index. Bibliography. Copiously illustrated in black and white. "Deals specifically with Canada's very special war shipping effort in both world wars, and gives attention to the postwar aftermath." - from Introduction. Moderate wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info