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This Was the Kootenay

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Self-Published: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 664G2939

ISBN: B002D03R0U

Condition: Fair


B002D03R0U 270 pages. References. Numerous reproductions of archival black and white photos. Title of the thirty-one chapters include: The David Thompson Party; Fort Kootenay; Gold on Wild Horse; Old Times on Perry Creek; Two Isadores of East Kootenay; International Railway Rivalry; Steamboat Days on Upper Columbia. The North Star Mine; Sullivan Mine Early History; Pierre - Kootenay Indian; Building of the Crowsnest Railway; Early Cranbrook; THe Frank Slide; Fernie; The coming of the Automobile; The Blue Bell Mine; Early Days in Kaslo; Beginnings of Nelson; Rossland Camp; The Salmon-Beaver... View more info

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Canadian Country Furniture 1675-1950 (Collectables)

By: Bird, Michael

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Boston Mills Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 828H1495

ISBN: 1550460870

Condition: Fine


1550460870 403 pages. Glossary, bibliography and index. "Over 700 photos of carefully selected pieces illustrate the remarkable variety and richness of Canada's country furniture heritage, including previously undocumented styles produced by such vital ethnic minorities as the Hutterites, Mennonites, and Doukhobors. The reader will also find some of the finest examples of carved, cut-out, and painted furniture from individual makers across Canada." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Price-clipped dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart... View more info

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Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, November (Nov.) 2, 1964

By: Blair Fraser; Ian Sclanders; Alan Phillips; Richard J. Needham; Norman Phillips; Dr. Benge Atlee; Jack Batten; Don Newlands; et al

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201H0203

Condition: Fair


52 pages. Features: How Canada helped Communist China gain a foothold in Africa; Why New Brunswick's bid for one big maritime province never got off the ground; The Warren Report - new boost for the Kennedy memorabilia industry; Merv McKenzie and the Toronto-based campaign to unseat Cassius Clay; Roy Peterson cartoon of Bob Thompson/Real Caouette (Social Credit); Let's stop kidding ourselves about civil defense; Can Canada win the U.S. Election? - should Canada hope for a win by Goldwater or Johnson?; The Cranky conclusions of un-American Canadian Ian Sclanders; The Egg and Donald Shaver - th... View more info

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Canada West Magazine - The Pioneer Years, Fall 1979, Volume 9, Number 3, Collector's Number 35 - Alberta's Doukhobors

By: Fryer, Harold; Fitzgerald, Kathleen; Nickell, Joe; Tunney, Rene; Clark, Hap; Basque, G.; Paterson, T.W.

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Stagecoach Publishing Co. Ltd.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417H3154

Condition: Good


36 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Features: Spirit Wrestlers - Alberta's Doukhobors fled persecution in Russia but found more in Alberta; Gabriel Dumont - Metis Warrior; Collins Overland Telegraph (part 1); The Ghost at Mackenzie House; Murdered in the Township of Blenheim - J. Reginald Birchall; Tom Clarke - The Man Who Shot NWMP scout Jerry Potts; How to Locate Placer Gold; Ghost Town Log - B.C. offers hundreds of ghost towns, mining camps and historic sites (conclusion); and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound vintage copy. View more info

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To America with the Doukhobours (Canadian Plains Studies 12 (CPS))

By: L.A. Sulerzhitsky

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Canadian Plains Research Center: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 722C8545

ISBN: 0889770255

Condition: Very Good


0889770255 215 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. "One of the most important diaries bearing on the settlement era of Western Canadian history." - John Archer. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Covers feature wonderful group photo of the first shipload of Doukhobors arriving at Halifax. View more info

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Canadian Collector Magazine, January/February 1976, Vol. 11 No. 1 *SPECIAL ALBERTA ISSUE*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763A9298

Condition: Good


Features: Prehistoric Plainsmen; Fort Chipewyan; Saint Albert; Writing on Stone - Milk River Valley; The Ranching Saga of Southern Alberta; Home, House and Temple Among the Plains Indians; Oil City, Alberta; Some Early Travellers' Accounts of Alberta; The Mountains in Maps; The Frontier Art of R.B. Nevitt; Gerald Tailfeathers; Carl Rungius - An Artist's View of Nature; Architectural Heritage; Heritage Park; Ukrainian Vernacular Architecture; Medalta Pottery; Saddles; Hutterites - The Peaceful People; Cattle Brands; From an Alberta Kitchen; Beadwork by Alberta Native Peoples; The Doukhobors; Mu... View more info

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Old West Magazine: Winter, 1973

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $89.95

Publisher: USA, Western Publications Inc.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 842A0968

Condition: Good


Features: Sky's the Limit?; Maysville was a Whiskey Runner's Heaven!; Taking a Short Cut to a Long Shot; Old Cowboy Montan'; Lost Mines in the El Paso Range; George McJunkin's Pile of Bones; Missouri River Girl; The Bear Chaser; No Need to Talk Religion; On the Trail of Gabe Hans; British Columbia's Doukhobors; Murder or an act of war?; The Little Bit of Trickery; and more. Average wear. Unmarked. A sound copy. View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, May 22, 1944 *THE WAR IN ITALY*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $299.95

Publisher: USA, Newsweek: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823A4860

Condition: Good


Contents: Cover illustration of a Long Tom (155 mm) gun firing in Italy; Oldsmobile/GM color ad inside front cover features insigne of the 339th fighter squadron Army Air Forces; GM Diesel Power color ad showing excavating equipment in action; First Act of Invasion Drama - attack on Nazi's Gustav Line - Allies strike hard in Italy following regrouping of Forces - Japs follow suit in China; Air cooperation with ground forces still a problem for invasion command; Sevastopol Rises - smashing 3-day assault brings proudest victory since Stalingrad; Interesting list of fines posted near the front li... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, March 10, 1962 - Special Municipal Corruption Issue

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean-Hunter Limited: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144C5621

Condition: Good


Features: Article on how 1,300 BC doctors are 'cutting the cancer toll'; Corruption - a modern manual of Graft in Civic Office; Nice colour full-page ad for the Pontiac Parisienne Sports Sedan; The Hidden Kingdom of B.C.'s Holy Terrorists - The 3,000 Sons of Freedom may be losing their grip on 9.000 more peaceful Doukhobors; Lovely colour photos of seasonal wildflowers; What Thinking Machines are doing for us, and to us; Cuba's program to export revolution - William Eccles' notes after two months inside Castro's camp - many great photos; How Wade Hampton found his feet - on crutches - the disa... View more info

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Weekend Magazine, 9 January 1965: Judy Armstrong Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Publisher Not Stated: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 349C8818

Condition: Good


30 pages. Features: Verne Trewin's Life was saved by Montreal doctors using a dramatic technique for a kidney transplant; Bing Crosby's Blue Heaven - He spends three quiet months in Mexico each year - article with colour photos; The Doukhobors' High-Living Leaders - article with photos; Luxury Safari - Treetops Hotel in Kenya - article with photos. Busy Life of a Gay Dog - Mungo the Newfoundland Dog was at ease among celebrities or chasing submarines; Judy with a Lot of Punch - Article and photos of singer and Judy Armstrong from Nanton, Alberta; Nipper - Doug Wright comic strip. Average we... View more info

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Plakun Trava: The Doukhobors

By: Tarasoff, Koozma J

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Grand Forks, BC, Mir Publication Society: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 711H3746

ISBN: 0920046053

Condition: Fair


0920046053 xv, 271 pages. Footnotes, glossary, bibliography, chronology, biographical list of names. "The first historical text on the Doukhobors to include an extensive selection of carefully annotated archival photos and original historical maps. A valuable new addition to the study of the Doukhobors which will be regarded as the definitive reference for years to come." - dust jacket. Former library copy with above-average wear, usual markings and taped hinges. Scattered underlining and marginalia to contents. Dust jacket now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. Not pretty but... View more info

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A Pictorial History of the Doukhobors

By: Tarasoff, Koozma J.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, The Western Producer: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 816A1608

Condition: Fair


280 pages. Bibliography. Index. "Looks at the group from the eyes of an insider combined with the perspective of a practising anthropologist. He traces the Doukhobor history from its obscure beginnings in early eighteenth-century Russia down to the 1960s... With a time span covering some 250 years, this book is truly a definitive pictorial history of the Doukhobors. It combines a sociological treatise with an extensive pictorial collection and liberal sprinklings of poetry, together with artistic recrations bby prominent Canadian artist, William Perehudoff." - from dust jacket. H... View more info

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Spirit-Wrestlers' Voices.Honouring Doukhobors on the Centenary of their igration to Canada in 1899

By: Tarasoff, Koozma J. (comp.)

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Legas: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 217C8264

ISBN: 0921252749

Condition: Good


0921252749 387 pages. Black and white illustrations. Suggested readings. "Today their 30,000 descendants constitute an important facet of Canada's multicultural mosaic. Most of the 33 contributors to this volume trace their roots to the 7,500 illiterate Russian peasant dissidents who left family, friends and worldly possessions to come to this new land." - from back cover. Unmarked. Moderate wear. A quality copy. View more info

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Russian roots and Canadian wings: Russian archival documents on the Doukhobor emigration to Canada (Canada/Russia series)

By: Woodsworth, John

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Penumbra Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 723H1746

ISBN: 092125489X

Condition: Very Good


092125489X 231 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Reprints of archival documents. "Fortunately for the scholars and history buffs of today, the Russian police of a century ago gathered and preserved their information on the Doukhobors and their emigration venture very well. It is only in the past decade, however, that many of the documents in this colection have been known to anyone but the police themselves. Translated and published here for the first time in the centenary year of the Doukhobors' arrival, they shed new light on a most significant event in the history of Canada as a mul... View more info