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Brandon : A Prospect of a City

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Brandon, MB, Canada, City of Brandon: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72207871

ISBN: 0920436072

Condition: Good


0920436072 207 pages. Profusely illustrated with over 400 black and white photographic reproductions and sketches. Circa 1982. Presents a 100 year guided tour of Brandon from the days of bald prairie and buffalo wallows to the present-day picturesque city on the banks of the Assiniboine. Book only lightly worn with bright gilt lettering upon green cloth. Some cigarette odour. Hackett (2) 359. View more info

Changing Lives: Women and the Northern Ontario Experience

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72609482

ISBN: 1550022393

Condition: Very Good


1550022393 362 pages. "The Northern Ontario we know has been changed and influenced in part by dynamic and vigorous women. This collection gives us the valuable historical account of those pioneering women and also provides a picture of the activities of contemporary women as they work for change." - Patrician Hennessy. Very light wear. Clean and unmarked. Some curling to covers. Nice copy in glossy covers. View more info

Antisemitism in Canada: History and Interpretation (Carleton Women's Experience)

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Waterloo, ON, Canada, Wilfrid Laurier University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72609520

ISBN: 0889202214

Condition: Good


0889202214 304 pages including index. The first collection of scholarly essays to treat the topic of antisemitism in Canada, a complete history of which has yet to be written. Eleven leading thinkers in the field examine this topic from the colonial era to the present day, in essays which reflect the saga of the nation itself. The history of the Jewish community, its struggles and its fortunes, is mirrored in the wider history of Canada, from Confederation to the present. Moderate wear. Usual library markings. View more info

Rethinking Canada: The Promise of Women's History

By: N/A

Price: $54.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1997

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 16801339

ISBN: 0195412915

Condition: Fair


0195412915 498 pages. Features key developments in Canadian history while at the same time highlighting the distinctive texture of women's experiences, identities, and aspirations. A decidedly non-traditional reconstruction of Canadian history. Above average wear and soiling. Minimal markings. Binding mildly twisted but intact. Well used but remains a decent working copy. View more info

Look at the Record: An Album of Toronto's Lyric Theatres 1825-1984

By: N/A

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Oakville, ON, Canada, Mosaic Pr: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24801801

ISBN: 0889622361

Condition: Very Good


0889622361 298 pages. "Toronto is the home of a superb opera company, and the place where a number of the world's greatest singers have received their training: this much we more or less know. What we have forgotten is that lyric theartre has always been a central part of our culture, as the archivist of the Canadian Opera Company shows us in the hundreds of fascinating bits of evidence she has assembled in this album. Profusely illustrated in black and white. Fascinating decorated endpapers show a very detailed drawing of the city of Toronto when Queen's Park was near the outskirts of... View more info

The Canadian Worker in the 20th Century

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press, Canada: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41502260

ISBN: 0195402502

Condition: Good


0195402502 Minor quantity of markings. An anthology largely consisting of eyewitness accounts of - and often by - the working men, women, and children of Canada. Lean to spine. Average wear. Good working copy. View more info

Lakefield College School: The first 100 years

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, Pagurian Press: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42103169

ISBN: 0889321124

Condition: Very Good


0889321124 240 pages. Commemorates the centennial in a fascinating visual history of the school. Lovingly illustrated in black and white with hundreds of photographs and reminiscences. Prior owner's name atop front endpaper else clean and unmarked with very light wear overall. Excellent copy. View more info

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Sintaluta 1880-1984 / Tales of the Red Fox: Assiniboine Reserve, Town of Sintaluta, Districts of Allindale, Durham, Blackwood, Red Fox, and Spring Coulee

By: N/A

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Sintaluta, Saskatchewan, Sintaluta & District History Book Committee: 1985

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 16703258

ISBN: 0889254982

Condition: Very Good


0889254982 846 pages. The story of those people who at one time or another lived in Sintaluta and its districts, thereby contributing to its history from the early days to the present. Black and white illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. Very large multi-page fold-out at page 116 documents tombstones in the Sintaluta cemetery. This fold out bears a closed tear and handwritten instructions for how to open it. No other markings. Light wear overall. Illustrated red boards. Half-inch notch to back edge of spine three inches from foot of spine. A quality copy. View more info

Harris: Heritage and Homage

By: N/A

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Harris, Saskatchewan, Harris History Book Committee: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16703262

ISBN: 0889253358

Condition: Fine


0889253358 634 pages. Presents the history of the small Saskatchewan community of Harris and area. Attractively decorated maroon cloth-covered boards. Extensive black and white illustrations. "Pays tribute to and acknowledges respect to that which has been inherited from our pioneers, and those who have continued to step with time in making Harris and District what we are today." - front flyleaf. Very light wear and soiling to exterior. Contents clean and unmarked. Lovely copy. View more info

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The Royal Canadian Mounted Police Activity Book (Vol. 2)

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Heritage House Publishing Company, Limited: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15604973

ISBN: 0919214487

Condition: Fair


0919214487 44 pages. Featuring South-East Alberta. Black and white illustrations. Usual library markings. Average wear. Sound working copy. View more info

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Canada in the Fifties: From the Archives of Maclean's

By: N/A

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Canada, Viking Pr: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 122A5463

ISBN: 067088295X

Condition: Fine


067088295X 382 pages. "A remarkable portrait of the people, politics and places that jade the era irresistibly memorable." - from dust jacket. Beautiful clean unmarked copy with slightest signs of handling to dust jacket. Gift quality. View more info

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Interpreting Canada's Past: Volume II: Post-Confederation

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, Oxford University Press: 1993

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 125A7563

ISBN: 0195409477

Condition: Good


0195409477 721 pages. Clean and umarked with moderate wear at the corners. Binding tight. Sound working copy. View more info

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Debrett's Illustrated Guide to the Canadian Establishment

By: N/A

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Facts on File: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 125A7657

ISBN: 0458967904

Condition: Very Good


0458967904 408 pages. Signed by Peter C. Newman atop page 5. "A sometimes amusing, always informative portrait in text and photographs of Canada's trendsetters in business, politics, and the arts... Presents the first pictorial record of the people in Canada's past and present who have shaped this country into what it is - and isn't." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked. Only defect is minimal moisture exposure to bottom edge of a few latter pages. Still a lovely copy in moderately worn dust jacket. View more info

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The History of Armstrong, British Columbia - The First Hundred Years

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: British Coliumbia, Publisher Not Stated: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 647A8659

ISBN: B00IGMJB5O

Condition: Good


B00IGMJB5O 230 pages. Circa late 1960s. Some black and white illustrations. Average wear. Unmarked. One-inch opening at top of backstrip. Binding intact. Sound copy. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Spring 1991

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9200

ISBN: B00UBHPJHG

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPJHG 38 pages. Features: Writing-on-Stone; The All Red Route Through the Kootenays; Camels in the Cariboo; A Sea Monster Guarded Islander's Goad; Charcoal's Reign of Terror. Clean, bright copy. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - April, May, June 1991

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9201

ISBN: B00UBHPKZC

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPKZC Features: Arrow Lakes; Ned McGowan's War; Cariboo Sentinel; Grand Forks; Disaster at the Hillcrest Mine; Charcoal's Reign of Terror (conclusion). Clean, bright copy. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Summer 1990

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9205

ISBN: B00UBHPNPY

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPNPY Features: Champlain transforms tribal rivalry into a continental conflict; William Duncan - missionary to the Tsimshian; Coal dust days in Canmore; The Nanaimo Mine Disaster of 1887; Robert Campbell - Yukon Explorer. Clean, bright and unmarked. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Spring 1989

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9208

ISBN: B00UBHPR8W

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPR8W Features: Telegraph Cove - The Settlement that Time Forgot; Bonanza; The Treasure of the SS Pacific; The Kaslo & Slocan Railway. Clean, bright and unmarked. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Spring 1988

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9212

ISBN: B00UBHPXQ8

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPXQ8 Features: Port Douglas; William Van Horne - Master of the Impossible; Disaster at Frank; Gateway to the Klondike. Clean, bright and unmarked. View more info

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Canadian West Magazine - Summer 1988

By: N/A

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Sunfire: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 115A9213

ISBN: B00UBHPZ5W

Condition: Very Good


B00UBHPZ5W Features: Cumberland's Historic Chinatown; City in Panic - Firebug in Nelson; Prelude to Bonanza - A Yukon gold rush which preceded the Klonkike; Pioneer ships of B.C. Clean, bright and unmarked. View more info