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Joseph Weider's Destructive Self-Defense Course - Lesson No. 9 (Nine) - Vandalism - The Cult of Devastating Destruction

By: Weider, Joseph - Trainer of Champions

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Joseph Weider: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739G0206

Condition: Good


12 pages. "The most terrifying secrets of self-defense ever known to man - gathered from confidential sources throughout the world - and published here for the first time!" - from front cover. Contents: Joseph Weider's Personal and Private Correspondence - How to Defend Yourself Against the Senseless Wanton Attacks of Vandal Destroyers; Protect yourself from being Knocked Out by Club, Stick, Bat or Blackjack Attacks to these Vulnerable Areas of Your Body; Watch Out for these Deadly Weapons Used by Vandals to Attack You; What a Weider "Terror-Fighter Does in case of Emergencies; F... View more info

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Joseph Weider's Destructive Self-Defense Course - Lesson No. 10 (Ten) - Commando and Secret Police Fighting Tactics - DANGEROUS! Do Not Divulge These Secrets to Anyone!

By: Weider, Joseph - Trainer of Champions

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Joseph Weider: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739G0207

Condition: Good


12 pages. "The most terrifying secrets of self-defense ever known to man - gathered from confidential sources throughout the world - and published here for the first time!" - from front cover. Contents: Joseph Weider's Personalized Private Correspondence - "Save Your Life With These Secret Police and Commando Fighting Secrets!"; You Must Protect These Vital Targets from Knife Attacks; Six swift destructive defenses against knife attack; Defend yourself against knife attacks with these secrets from Commando and Secret Service Manuals; Secret Service Defense Tactics Against Dea... View more info

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Joseph Weider's Destructive Self-Defense Course - Lesson No. 12 (Twelve) - Crushing Gang Attacks

By: Weider, Joseph - Trainer of Champions

Price: $149.95

Publisher: USA, Joseph Weider: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 739G0209

Condition: Good


12 pages. "The most terrifying secrets of self-defense ever known to man - gathered from confidential sources throughout the world - and published here for the first time!" - from front cover. Contents: How to Crush Gang Attacks; Beware of These Dangerous Gang Attack Situations; How to Demolilsh Two or More Armed Thugs with the Speed of a Guided Missile; How to Cheat Death if you are forced into the back seat of a car by a Gang of Professional Killers; How to "Drop" Two Sadists at the Same Time; Use These Terrifying Weider Terror Tactics to Flatten Any Cowards Who Gang Up on ... View more info

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Spotlight on Wilmette (Illinois)

By: Weinberg, Mrs. Eugene A.: Editor

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Wilmette, Illinois, League of Women Voters of Wilmette (Illinois): 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 116A2674

Condition: Fair


75 pages. Fold-out four-panel centerfold street map of Wilmette. "It is our hope that this book will help you to know the village in which you live, will increase your interest in and understanding of civic activities, and encourage you to participate in your local government." - from introduction. Chapters include: Past and Present, Other Local Governments, Public Works, Protection and Prevention, Welfare - public and private, Library, Education, Parks, Recreation, Wilmette's Future, Elections. Somewhat above-average wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Small sticky spots atop title... View more info

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Vivat Bacchus: History of the Vine and Its Wine

By: Weinhold, Rudolf

Price: $59.95

Publisher: UK, Special Interest Model Books: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 753A7091

ISBN: 0852424914

Condition: Fine


0852424914 228 pages. "An immensely detailed study of the vine and its wine since the beginning of civilization... traces its origins from wild vines to the cultivated vine, from Babylon through to all points of the compass." - from dust jacket. Gloriously and abundantly illustrated in both colour and black and white. Book in virtually new condition but for gift greetings upon verso of back free endpaper. Light wear to dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart cover. Beautiful copy of this lovely work. View more info

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The Arrow: Series 74, Model 1

By: Weis, Bernard J.: Editor

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, The Pierce-Arrow Society: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 817A4836

Condition: Good


Features: Cover photo of a 1935 model 845 Silver Arrow; Photo of Pierce bus at work in the Bay area inside front cover; 1915 Pierce-Arrow news items; photos of a 1910 6-48 close-coupled touring car; four photos of George R. Wood's 1915 P-A in Vancouver, B.C.; Contemporary photos of the former P-A administration building in Buffalo, NY; The Pierce-Arrow lounge at Fred Tycher's Hilton Hotel in Dallas, Texas; Several pages reproduced from the P-A Salesman, circa 1915; One Man's Family... of Pierce-Arrows! - by Roger J. Sherman of Longmont, Colorado; two- page of article reproduced from The P-A. S... View more info

Emotional Intelligence at Work

By: Weisinger Ph.D., Hendrie

Price: $39.95

Publisher: San Francisco, Jossey-Bass: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 51100616

ISBN: 0787909521

Condition: Fine


0787909521 219 pages including bibliography. A hands-on guide people can use to amplify their own emotional intelligence. Includes scores of real-world examples and dozens of practical exercises that accelerate the process, as well as step-by-step approaches to mastering a variety of EI techniques. Clean and bright. Unmarked. Very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Theory and Practice of Poster Art

By: Wellington, Duke

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, U.S.A., Signs of the Times: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 547H0180

Condition: Fair


250 pages. 10.75 x 8.5". Black boards with yellow lettering upon front. Printed upon glossy stock. Nine one-page colour illustrations. Profusely illustrated with wonderful black and white illustrations and photos of 1930's sample artwork. The twenty-nine chapters include: Poster Layout; Water Color Posters; Velour Posters; Transparent Posters; Pastel Posters; Air Brush Posters; Lithograph Posters; Linoleum Posters; Foreign Posters; Painting in Oil; "Aplakay" Posters; Lettering (fonts); Design; Figure Drawing; Backgrounds; Theatrical Fronts (featuring spectacular photos); Anim... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 January (Jan.) 1949 - Gil Purcell of Canadian Pacific / The Campbell Family of Squaw Butte Near Cowley, Alberta

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 January (Jan.) 1949 - Gil Purcell of Canadian Pacific / The Campbell Family of Squaw Butte Near Cowley, Alberta

By: Werner, Max; Young, Scott; Anderson, John; Albert, Harold A.; O'Hagan, Howard; Campbell, Gray; Sarbach, L.N.; Cave, Hugh B.; Anderson, J.C.; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H2470

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Great New Year House Party cover illustration by Oscar Cahen; Winners of Maclean's Fiction Contest include Ernest Buckler, John Jeffrey Symons, and Fred Sloman; Russia Won't Attack; Gil Purcell is The CP's (Canadian Pacific's) Benign Simon Legree; A Housebuilder Talks Back - John Anderson admits prices are a scandal but blames labour and the customers themselves; Lord of Roanonga (fiction); Peanut Empire - in the Tanganyika badlands British pioneers aim for three million acres of peanuts; Grizzled Gentleman - experiences with grizzly bears; Happy Landing at Squaw Butte - ... View more info

Child Sexual Assault Manual 86/87

By: West Vancouver Policemen's Association

Price: $44.99

Publisher: British Columbia, Canada, West Vancouver Policemen's Association: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 44408989

Condition: Good


256 pages. An informative manual on child abuse. Chapters as follows: Definition of Child Abuse; Recognizing Child Abuse; Victim Clues - a checklist for adolescent and pre-adolescent children; Case Histories of various victims; What can we learn from these cases?; One of the ways sexual abuse comes to light; What does a child molester look like? What are the facts about child sexual abuse; What should I do if my child is sexually abused. Unmarked contents. Two child's rubber stamps upon back cover. Average wear. Grease pen writing upon front cover. Includes many pages of advertising by ... View more info

Memory Fitness over 40

By: West, Robin

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Gainesville, FL, U.S.A., Triad Pub Co: 1985

Seller ID: 65206283

ISBN: 0937404217

Condition: Very Good


0937404217 226 pages including index. Unmarked with very light wear and soiling. This book can eliminate your fears about memory failure as you grow older and give you the tools you need for sharper recall and better retention. Emphasizing that mental exercise is as important to your brain as physical excercise is to your body, the author explains that the best way to sharpen your memeory is to give it a regular work-out, using good memory strategies every day. You will learn what aspects of memory normally change with age and which do not, and how to recognize the symptoms of illness-rela... View more info

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The German Army in the West

By: Westphal, Siegfried

Price: $195.00

Publisher: London, Cassell: 1951

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 811H4113

ISBN: B0000CI5IC

Condition: Fair


B0000CI5IC x, 222 pages. Index. Black and white maps and photographic plates. First published in German in 1950 as 'Heer in Fesseln'. Author was sometime Chief of Staff to Rommel in North Africa, Kesselring in Italy, and Rundstedt in France. "Shows the English reader the western campaigns of WWII through German eyes - eyes that were as well placed to observe the manoeuvring behind the scenes as to watch the deployment of troops in the field. The author's qualifications for such a task cannot be challenged, and are unmatched by any contemporary German military writer." - dust jack... View more info

Images of Flight: A Canadian Aviation Portfolio

By: Wheeler, William

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Hounslow Press,, Willowdale:: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42103168

ISBN: 0888821441

Condition: Good


0888821441 135 pages. Captures, in 51 stunning full-colour paintings by 15 brilliant Canadian aviation artists, the wonder, intricacy and the infinite variety of aeroplanes: the nostalgic charm of vintage aircraft; the incredible fighter planes of the First and Second World Wars; and the sleek, gleaming contemporary aeroplanes of today. Tells the history of aviation in Canada. Front free endpaper removed. Moderate wear to book.. Average wear to and small chip from dust jacket which is now in an archival-grade brodart cover. Unmarked. Solid copy of this attractive work. View more info

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Tug of War: The Canadian Victory that Opened Antwerp

By: Whitaker, W. Denis, and Whitaker, S

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Stoddart: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 317C8994

ISBN: 0773720340

Condition: Fair


0773720340 461 pages. Footnotes. Index. Map endpapers. "Meticulously researched in Europe, Great Britain and Canada, and presenting unpublished papers, some of which have come to light for the first time, this work does not tread lightly on accepted notions of military historians. For the youths of nineteen and twenty who died miserably on the sodden polders of Zeeland, this is their story, and that of the larger events surrounding them." - from dust jacket. Engineer's stamp upon verso of front free endpaper and inside front board. Spine leaning. Above-average wear to dust jack... View more info

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O.B. Philp's Dream: 26" x 20" Canadian Forces Snowbirds Limited Edition Lithograph

By: Whitcomb, Randy L.

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Canada, Whitcomb, Randy L.: 1996

Edition: Squadron Edition, Numbered Copy

Seller ID: 661A4750

Condition: Good


Copy #67 of 431. Produced from an original acrylic painting by Canadian artist Randy L. Whitcomb. Shows the Snowbirds flying down the Ottawa River behind the Canadian Parliament Buildings in the classic Swept Delta formation. This work was commissioned to commemorate the Snowbirds' 25th Anniversary. Signed by artist and all 25th Anniversary 1995-1996 Snowbird team members. Stock is 100lb cover acid free cotton rag (Quintessence) paper. There are two Limited Edition lithograph series from the original painting. "O.B. Philp's Dream" is the first series produced exclusively for the... View more info

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The Hidden Hand

By: White, Arnold; Pinkney, David G.; Powell, Dr. Ellis

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards Ltd.: 1917

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 426H4041

ISBN: B0018HDUAG

Condition: Good


B0018HDUAG 247 pages. Second printing of the 1917 first edition. "The object of the writer and his friends is to reveal a portion of the working of the 'Hidden Hand.' Before the veil is wholly withdrawn it is to be hoped that the King of England will repudiate personal relations with his Majesty's cousin, the head of the Hohenzollerns, and that for the future, sovereigns of these realms will mate with queens of British or Irish stock." - Preface. Claims to expose a plot to Germanize Britain. "Not only must we extirpate Germanism during the period of the war (WWI), but we must ... View more info

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How To Airbrush T-Shirts And Other Clothing

By: White, Ed

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Adams Media: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 643A2031

ISBN: 0891345701

Condition: Fair


0891345701 120 pages. "Look inside for 18 step-by-step demonstrations including patterns for any stencils you need - that teach all the basic-level techniques you need to get started now. You'll also find dozens of T-shirt illustrations from top air bruth artists to inspire you to sharpen your talents." - from back cover. Above-average wear with usual library markings. Binding intact. A worthy reference copy. View more info

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The Flubbs: Fred & Irma and Friends *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: White, Evelyn; Trenchard, Margaret

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Self-Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 343A1271

Condition: Good


80 pages. Signed and inscribed by Evelyn White atop title page. Line drawing cartoons with humourous captions. Light wear. A nice copy of this delightful and very scarce work. View more info

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The Big Lie

By: White, John Baker

Price: $49.95

Publisher: London, Evans Brothers: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 649G3660

Condition: Good


220 pages. Index. Black and white photographic plates. Great eye-catching dust jacket art. Discusses "deceptions, physical feints involving men and machines, faked papers, maps and photos designed to harass, puzzle and trick the enemy into making a false move, or no move at all." - from dust jacket. Author was an active participant in such activities during the second world war. Average wear and soiling to book.. Binding intact. Above-average wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A sound reference copy of this fascinating... View more info

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When Shall We Meet Again: Sheet Music

By: Whiting, Richard A.; Egan, Raymond B.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: New York, Jerome H. Remick & Co.: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108C8592

Condition: Fair


6 pages. Nice cover photo of the Connor Twins of the Gus Edward's Revue. Couple of names stroked out on front cover. Covers taped together. Above-average wear. Two-inch corresponding tears along fore-edge of al pages. A worthy copy of this vintage work. View more info