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Dog Psychology - The Basis of Dog Training

By: Whitney, Leon F.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Springfield, IL, Charles C Thomas Publisher, Limited: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 236G4419

Condition: Fair


327 pages. Black and white photographic plates. Index. Bibliography. Recommended reading list. "Opens with a study of wolves whose natural habits are the natural habits of dogs. Shows how the breeds came to be via mutations from the wolf ancestor and discusses various types within the breeds." - from dust jacket. A heavily worn and very rough copy with numerous major defects. Possibly worthwhile as a reference copy if you can overlook the deficiencies. View more info

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Carbolic & Leeches

By: Wilks, Janet

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Great Britain, Arthur H. Stockwell Limited: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 623H1598

ISBN: 0722324723

Condition: Fair


0722324723 154 pages. "The story of a young nurse in training in the 1930s - and subsequently as an Army Nursing Sister during the (WWII) War years." - from back cover. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Bit of writing on title page. A worthy reading copy. View more info

Image for Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, March (Mar.) 29, 1960 - The Age of Payola / The Quakers / Basketball All America / Dr. Susan Cook Cover Photo

Look Magazine, Incorporating Collier's, March (Mar.) 29, 1960 - The Age of Payola / The Quakers / Basketball All America / Dr. Susan Cook Cover Photo

By: William Attwood; Walter Lippmann; Hartzell Spence; William Shirer; Jack Star; Tim Cohane; I.R. McVay; et al

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Cowles Magazines: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0202

Condition: Good


102 pages. Features: Nice ad for Kraft ice cream toppings; Two-page 1960 Chrysler ad; Vintage one-page ad for Zenith pocket (transistor) radios; Oasis cigarette ad; Color Pontiac ad features a seaside blue 1960 Bonneville convertible; Our New Hospital Crisis - many unqualified foreigners are serving in US hospitals as interns and resident physicians; The Training of a Good Doctor - Susan Cook studies at the University of Chicago - major photo coverage; The Age of Payola - have our moral standards been destroyed by the pursuit of the dollar?; Vintage two-page color ad for the new 1960 Ford Fal... View more info

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The Plan: Memories of the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan

By: Williams, James N.

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadas Wings: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 814A1989

ISBN: 0920002293

Condition: Good


0920002293 222 pages. Index. Wonderfully illustrated in black and white. Gift greetings upon title page else unmarked. Light to moderate wear. Binding tight and square. A sound copy. View more info

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Spindrift: UNTiDy tales of officer cadets

By: Williamson, Robert J

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, R.J. Williamson: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 517H3611

ISBN: 0969876807

Condition: Good


0969876807 170 pages. Several black and white illustrations. "It is timely that in the fiftieth year of the founding of the UNTD [University Naval Training Divisions] Commander Williamson has written this historical and anecdote-filled account of that successful endeavour." - Foreword. Clean and unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 11: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One)

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $169.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1914

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9860

Condition: Fair


Cover photo of Grand Duke Nicholas, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Armies. Centerfold devoted to the contributions of New Zealand and Australia. Topics: How Germany Attached our Commerce, and 'Russia's Stupendous Task and her Stupendous Army." Photos and illustrations include: Interesting German Naval Units; With a British Cruiser in the North Sea; Austrian seige guns; Modern artillery practice; Cossacks; Russian Howitzer training; Russia rols west; The Tsar and his military chiefs (montage); Russian mobilisation; The 'Three Emperors' Corner'; and more. Above-average wear. Unmarked... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 49: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) July 24th, 1915

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1915

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9884

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Major-General Sir C.F. Nevil Macready, Adjutant-General, British Expeditionary Force. The British Offensive and the second battle of Ypres. Centerfold shows (top half) Field Marshal Sir Evelyn Wood, V.C. inspecting the Inns of Court Officers' Training Corps. Canadian heroics (page 18). Photos and illustrations: the awful effect of a French mine explosion under a German trench; German shell burts near British transport wagon; Map of Ypres; Full-page portrait of Admiral Sir Henry Bradwardine Jackson, K.C.B.; and much more. Please note: does not include photogravure of Belg... View more info

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The Great War Magazine - Part 83: The Standard History of the All-Europe Conflict (World War 1/One) March 18th, 1916

By: Wilson, H.W.: Editor

Price: $149.95

Publisher: London, Amalgamated Press: 1916

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 432A9905

Condition: Fair


Cover portrait of Lord Robert Cecil, Under-Secretary for Foreign Affairs, who has entered the Cabinet as Minister of Blockade and Contraband. Feature: The Clash of Teutonic and Anglo-Celtic Interests in the United States. The Germanic Conspiracy against the United States. Photos re: German Lieutenant Robert Fay, in the U.S. Photos of American munitions factories destroyed in the name of Kaiserism. Photos of a motor convoy transporting $52 million from the Bank of England to Wall Street. Photos of the Royal Flying Corps in training. Portrait photo of Lieut.-General Sir E.H.H. Allenby. C... View more info

Field Instruction: Techniques for Supervisors

By: Wilson, Suanna J.

Price: $44.99

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Free Pr: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 61501379

ISBN: 0029347408

Condition: Fine


0029347408 348 pages including index. "Provides one of the most comprehensive and detailed overviews of field instruction as it has been traditionally conceptualized in social work education." - Betty Baer, Ph.D. Prior owner's name atop title page else book clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Dust jacket bears minor staining and tearing and remains attractive. Very nice copy. View more info

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Rowing News Magazine, November 2004

By: Winchester, Ed; Larson, Scott; Bordeau, Topher; Good, Marcie; et al

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, T.I.R.N.I.: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 348G2473

Condition: Good


114 pages. Features: 2004 Olympic Games - the US men's eight makes an emphatic and stunning return to the medal stand; Capital Investment - rowing national governing bodies are under pressure to perform; Peter Copland's British Columbia-based network of clubs; 2004 Canadian Henley; Indoor Rowing - training plans; Technical Training; Don't be Underweight; and more. Average wear. Sticker remnants on front cover. A sound copy. View more info

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The Maritime Industry: Federal Regulation in Establishing Labor and Safety Standards

By: Wissmann, Rudolf Walter

Price: $399.95

Publisher: New York, Cornell Maritime Press: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116A2213

Condition: Good


386 pages. Bibliography. "Written as the result of several years' extensive and intensive study of the role of the Federal Government in establishing labor and safety standards in the maritime industry. The matters dealt with extend over a period of about 150 years... The present war, with its extraordinary need for an efficient merchant marine, and the recent transfer of the Bureau of Marine Inspection and Navigation from the Department of Commerce to the Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard... clearly demonstrates the importance of Federal control over labor and safety standards in the ... View more info

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The frogmen of Burma: The story of the Sea Reconnaissance Unit,

By: Wright, Bruce S

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Clarke, Irwin: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 661H3507

ISBN: B0006CWLE0

Condition: Good


B0006CWLE0 152 pages. Map endpapers. Black and white photographic plates. List of suggested further reading. "The fascinating, true story of the first frogman unit formed by the Allies in World War II, related by the Canadian naval officer who raised the commanded the Unit from its training period in California to its successful employment in Burma." - from dust jacket. Armorial bookplate atop half-tiltle page, otherwise contents clean, bright and unmarked. Binding tight. Light wear to dark green cloth-covered boards. Above-average wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now ... View more info

Image for The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 9, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 49 - National and Southland Clubs' Trials / A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago

The American Field - The Sportsman's Newspaper [Magazine] of America, December [Dec.) 9, 1933, Vol. CXX, No. 49 - National and Southland Clubs' Trials / A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago

By: Young, Frank M. [Editor]; Veritas Jr.; Carpenter, Donald N.;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Chicago, American Field Publishing: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3272

Condition: Good


24 pages. Features: Vintage front cover illustrated ad for Chappel Bros. Kib-L-Biskit and Ken-L-Worth horse-meat dog foods; Photo of R.J. Goode of Gastonurg, Alabama; Great article entitled "A Buffalo Hunt Sixty Years Ago", by Veritas Jr.; New Connecticutt Preserve Plan to Increase Game; Natural History - The Beach at Ebb Tide; Hatteras Channel Bass - article with four nice photos; Field Trial Results; Photo of ER M. Shelley; Photo of R.K. (Bob) Armstrong who has training grounds near Albany, GA; Field Dog Stud Book Registrations; Veterinary Q & A; and more. Unmarked with moderate w... View more info

Image for Films and Filming Magazine, February 1978 - Cover Photos of Mark Hamill, Andrew Manson and Pat Astley

Films and Filming Magazine, February 1978 - Cover Photos of Mark Hamill, Andrew Manson and Pat Astley

By: Zinnemann, Fred; Stuart, Alexander, Gow, Gordon; Elley, Derek

Price: $99.95

Publisher: UK, Hansom: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 316G2094

Condition: Good


50 pages. Features: Ad for 'A Murder is Announced' inside front cover; 'In Camera' column discusses 'Star Wars' with photos; 4-pages pictorial appreciation of the career of Charlie Chaplin; Photo-illustrated interview with Fred Zinnemann; 'The Last Wave' - photos; Tehran 1977 -article on this film festival; 'Looking for Mr. Goodbar' - photos; Photo-illustrated article on the myth and magic of Jean Cocteau (conclusion); Survey of the 21st London Film Festival; 'The Choirboys' - photos; Reviews - 'The Amsterdam Kill', 'Assault on Precinct 13', 'The Bad News Bears in Breaking Training', 'Canal ... View more info