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Image for The Anglican Church in Calvary: Church Activities, 1878 - 1974 - Accounts by Calgary Authors

The Anglican Church in Calvary: Church Activities, 1878 - 1974 - Accounts by Calgary Authors

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Calgary Century Publications: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 754H4429

ISBN: B004LAYFRE

Condition: Good


B004LAYFRE iii, 159 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Includes parishes formed up to 1939. An illustrated historical account which was part of the Century Calgary Historical Series. Prior owner's name atop title page. Average wear. Binding intact. A sound copy. Strathern 180. View more info

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Bowness - Our Village in the Valley

By: N/A

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Canada, Bowness Historical Society: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 627H0863

ISBN: 1553830946

Condition: Fine


1553830946 586 pages. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of archival black and white photos. Black leatherette boards with gilt lettering and illustration. Illustrated endpapers. "This book is intended both to accurately document the past and to be a forum for Bowness families' stories. We hope it will challenge your assumptions, confirm what you already know and brying you new insights into our past." - from page vi. Bowness is a Bow River community in northwest Calgary. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. A superb copy. View more info

Discovering the Deep Places

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Baptist: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 45407472

ISBN: 0969035918

Condition: Good


0969035918 85 pages. "Today I yearn for myself and others, that without the threat of imminent warfare or the fear of a knock on our doors in the middle of the night, we may yet realize that God has a great purpose for our lives, regardless of who or where we are, that we should be credible witnesses to the Lordship of Jesus Christ. This is what many of us are dismally failing to do." - from the Preface. Heartfelt personal reflections of the author, who served as President of the Baptist Federation of Canada from 1956 to 1959, then accepted the call of First Baptist Church, Calgary, ... View more info

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Fisheries and Uncertainty: A Precautionary Approach to Resource Management

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Calgary Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 466C6521

ISBN: 1895176689

Condition: Good


1895176689 195 pages. Index. "The recent catastrophe in Atlantic fisheries resource managment has important national and international implications that we would ignore at our peril. What lessons can be learned from the disappearance of cod from the Grand Banks of Newfoundland? Can we apply this knowledge to help explain the recent disappearance of millions of salmon off the coast of British Columbia?" - from back cover. Usual library markings. Moderate wear only. Binding tight. A sound working copy. View more info

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Alberta Bound

By: N/A

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Alberta, Canada, Alexa Church, Calgary, AB: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G3084

ISBN: 092010911X

Condition: Fine


092010911X 168 pages. List of burial sites. Printed upon glossy stock with reproductions of archival black and white photos. "The story of the Church and Black families who settled in the Balzac area of Alberta when there was neither a Balzac nor an Alberta. They took a great gamble in coming but they made it and that's the story in this book." - from dust jacket. Pocket inside back cover contains folded sheet with colour maps of the WJ Church Nose Creek Homestead, Balzac Church Lands and Yankee Valley Kinniburgh /Black Lands. This book is as new with the exception of gift greeti... View more info

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The Canadian Magazine, April 27 - May 4, 1968: Special Police Issue

By: Alderman, Tom; Brown, Dick; Carmichael, David; Miller, John; Rasky, Frank; Madsen, Edmond; Hodgins, John; Sawyer, Ken; Stunden, Jim; Cinq-Mars, Jacques; Neale, Fred; Wyatt, Arthur; Banks, DonaldCarroll, Finlay, G.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Southstar: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 543G2016

Condition: Good


32 pages. Features: Major coverage of Canadian police; Det. Edmond Madsen of Calgary; Staff Sergeant John Hodgins of the R.C.M.P. Crime Detection Library; Constable Ken Sawyer of Saskatoon; Constable Jim Stunden of the O.P.P.; Lieut. Det. Jacques Cinq-Mars of the Montreal Night Patrol; Winnipeg Court Jailer Fred Neale; Constable Arthur Wyatt of Halifax; Det. Donald Banks of Toronto; Nice colour photo ad for Pontiac cars; Chief Finlay G. Carroll of London; Guide to police officer slang; Super two-page colour photo of the Toronto Police's arsenal of sophisticated gadgets and practical weapons; ... View more info

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William Townsend in Alberta: Exhibition Catalogue

By: Allen, Karyn Elizabeth; Graburn, Richard

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, The Nickle Arts Museum, University of Calgary: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 128H4240

ISBN: 0889530408

Condition: Good


0889530408 Catalogue for an exhibition of the works of William Townsend which ran from 1982 through 1984 at the Nickle Arts Museum in Calgary, The Prairie Gallery in Grande Prairie, The Edmonton Art Gallery, the Walter Phillips Gallery in Banff, and the Red Deer and District Museum. 36 unnumbered pages. Selected Bibliography. Chronology. Illustrated in colour and black and white. Printued upon glossy stock. Short openings along backstrip, otherwise clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Pin Collector's Guide of the 1988 (Calgary) Olympic Winter Games

By: Artiss, Laurie

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Dominion Sports Marketing: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 513G4220

Condition: Fair


80 pages. Printed upon glossy stock. Illustrated with colour photography. Very informative with sections devoted to: Pin Glossary; Pin Photography; Pin Description; and much more. Above-average but not excessive wear. A sound working copy of this interesting guide. View more info

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CP Laggan Sub: 27 Minute VHS Tape with Case

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, Rail Innovations: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 524A4847

Condition: Very Good


VHS video tape with case. Sound and colour (except 1940s section). Undated. Perhaps circa 1980s. "Ride 'F' units west as we traverse the Spectacular Canadian Rockies on CP's Calgary to Field Mainline. A variety of on-the-ground action is provided by F units and SD-40's, while a superb look back to 1940 finds Triple-Headers and Selkirks assaulting the "Big Hill." Mountains, tunnels, diesel and steam, all on 'CP Laggan Sub." Includes a fascinating narration by former CPR engineer Floyd Yeats." - from back cover. View more info

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Calgary Alberta "The City With Everything Under the Sun" - 1951 Promotional Booklet

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, The City of Calgary: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 711G1604

Condition: Good


100 pages. Numerous black and white photos. Colour photo of Mayor Donald H. Mackay. Discusses: The Past; City Government; Climate; Happy Holidays; Recreation; Culture; Churches; Education; Health; Services; Industry; The Stampede. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Binding tight. A quality copy of this informative and engaging snapshot of Calgary in the early 1950s. View more info

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The Ponoka Book: Fiftieth (50th) Anniversary 1904-1954

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $249.95

Publisher: Ponoka, Alberta, Printed By the Ponoka Herald, Ltd.: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 648G1646

Condition: Good


93 pages. Printed on glossy stock. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. Published as a tribute to the pioneers who opened up the district and to commemorate the town's 50th anniversary. Contents include: The First White Man; The Indians; The Calgary-Edmonton Trail; The Missionaries; The Traders; Rebellion; Here Comes the Railroad; Agriculture and Progress; The Ponoka District; Pioneers; Ponoka's Churches; Provincial Mental Hospital (now The Centennial Centre); Clubs and Lodges; Coming of the Pests. Average external wear and soiling. Unmarked. Binding tight. A sound copy ... View more info

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Canadian Pacific In The Rockies (Volume Five)

By: Bain, D. M

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Calgary Groupe: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 533G3604

ISBN: 0969079842

Condition: Good


0969079842 27 pages. Oblong 11" x 8.5". Profusely illustrated with black and white photos supported by considerable text. Map of Golden to Banff - parts of the Mountain, Windermere and Laggan Subdivision. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Canadian Pacific in the Rockies - Volume Two (2)

By: Bain, D.M.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, The Calgary Group of the British Railway Modellers of North America (B.R.M.N.A.): 1981

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 533G3609

Condition: Good


27 pages. Oblong 11" x 8.5". Profusely illustrated with black and white photos supported by considerable text. Map of Major CP Rail Routes in Alberta and British Columbia, including elevation profile of the main line between Vancouver and Swift Current. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Glenbow, November (Nov.) - December (Dec.), 1972, Vol. 5, No. 6 - Glenbow and the Mounted Police

By: Baptie, Sue

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336H0733

Condition: Good


8 pages. Features: Incredible cover photo of two moose pulling cart; Photo of anti-auto theft device from 1914 by the Miller-Chapman Company of Los Angeles; Glenbow and the Mounted Police; The Case of the Missing Museum - what happened to 7,500 unusual and irreplacable museum pieces which disappeared in Calgary 25 years ago?; Tattooing Among the Crees. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

Urban Affairs in Alberta

By: Bettison, David G.; Kenward, John. K.; Taylor, Larrie

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 83700740

ISBN: 0888640099

Condition: Very Good


0888640099 529 pages including bibliography. Second volume of a two volume work on Urbanization in Canada. The result of a two-year study undertaken by Dr. David Bettison for the Human Resources Research Council of Alberta. Describes the relationships among the important institutions of the province which mold the way cities, towns, and villages expand and decline. Takes a long look at the pollitical history of the province, with particular emphasis upon the thirty-six year reign of the Social Credit government and the effect of its "fair and equal treatment" policy on the fate of ... View more info

Image for Blaze, Tuesday, December 26, 2006 - The Official Magazine of the Calgary Flames (vs. The Vancouver Canucks) - Kiprusoff Cover Photo

Blaze, Tuesday, December 26, 2006 - The Official Magazine of the Calgary Flames (vs. The Vancouver Canucks) - Kiprusoff Cover Photo

By: Board, Mike; Wiebe, Karl; et al

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Canada, Calgary Flames Hockey Club: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 216G3695

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: Kristian Huselius Interview; Photos of wild Flames hairstyles over the years; Colour photo headshots of all Flames players; Flames to retire Mike Vernon's #30; Much more Flames coverage plus great colour-photos ads. Average wear. Back cover roughed up, otherwise a sound copy. View more info

Fundamental Freedoms and Jehovah's Winesses

By: Botting, Gary Norman Arthur

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Calgary Pr: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 45204145

ISBN: 1895176069

Condition: Very Good


1895176069 214 pages including index and bibliography. This study of the Canadian legal history of this religious movement from 1870 to the present also traces the response of prominent Canadian jurists, lawyers, politicians and academics to the jurisprudence discoverable within the central cases. Describes censorship of Witness publications and the banning of the sect during World War II, and focuses on central cases arising out of the persecution of the sect in French Canada. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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Empire of Ice. The Rise and Fall of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association, 1911-1926.

By: Bowlsby, Craig H.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Canada, Knights of Winter: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 154H2651

ISBN: 0969170564

Condition: Good


0969170564 Please note that this copy is paperback. 388 pages. Index. Reference list. Footnotes. Reproductions of archival black and white photos. "Chronicles the rise of the PCHA to the pinnacle of its success, and then to its final, bizarre plummet. All the league's exciting Stanley Cup struggles are described in detail, as well as the trials, experiments and scandals of the regular seasons, plus a wealth of statistics." - from back cover. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy of this highly-researched work. View more info

Image for Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

Canadian Aviation, June 1937 - Canada's National Aviation Magazine: Light Aeroplane and Flying Training Number / England's Ultra-Light Aeroplanes

By: Bradbrooke, F.D.; Main, J.R.K.; Melling, Arthur, L.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, Aeronautical Publications Limited: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G0916

Condition: Good


52 pages. Features: Full-page illustration of Miss Sweet Caporal II in flight; Flying Training - Ancient and Modern; New service inaugurated by Canadian Colonial Airways - article and photo of Douglas DC3 used on new Montreal-New York service; Full-page ad for Golf Flake cigarettes; The Light Aeroplane Business - includes brief write-ups of the many manufacturers plus many photos of their products; Nice full-page Fleet Aircraft ad features photo of the trainer model 7; Full-page ad by De Havilland features their Dragon Rapied; Nice Full-page Fairchild ad features their "Sekani"; Cessn... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 5, 1957 - Frank McMahon / Report From Israel / Arctic Priest / Farewell to Artist Oscar Cahen

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, January (Jan.) 5, 1957 - Frank McMahon / Report From Israel / Arctic Priest / Farewell to Artist Oscar Cahen

By: Brown, Father Bernard; Fraser, B.; Earl, Marj.; Porter, M.; Phillips, Alan; Heiney, Donald; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4701

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Column - Grammar is snobbish nonsense; London Letter column explains political fallout of Nasser's nationalization of the Suez Canal; Blair Fraser recounts what he saw in Gaza refugee camps; Colourful Allied Van Lines ad; Great one-page colour ad for the 1957 Dodge (with push-button transmission); Blair Fraser Reports from the 'seething cauldron' of Israel - article with photos; Mr. Benturian and the Beautiful Palimpsest; What's it like being married to a genius - Canadian Suzanne Cloutier married Peter Ustinov three years ago - article with photos; Frank McMahon's Five Lu... View more info