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100 Years In The Swan River Valley "since first settlers arrived in the valley"
1 100 Years In The Swan River Valley "since first settlers arrived in the valley"
Swan River, Manitoba Centennial History Book Committee 1999 1550565621 / 9781550565621 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued 
Bright red cloth covered boards with black titles show very light shelf wear. Name written on title page, unsure of any link to the authorship of the book. ; B&W Illustrations, Maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 624 pages; This is one of a series of books put out commemorating Canada's centennial. It is a very thorough history of the Swan River Valley area with many brief biographies of families who lived there going back to the time of settlement. At page 400 is a list of men who served in Canada's armed forces, veterans of the first and second world wars. Many photographs throughout. Index at back. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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Annual Report of the Government of the Northwest Territories, Council in Transition 1976/ Conseil en transition, Rapport annuel du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest
2 Annual Report of the Government of the Northwest Territories, Council in Transition 1976/ Conseil en transition, Rapport annuel du gouvernement des Territoires du Nord-Ouest
Yellowknife, NWT Department of Information Northwest Territories 1976 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
General edgewear, scuffing and creasing of dustjacket, light wear only to book ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A square book - 10 1/2 inches ; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 108 pages; Not only does it carry the annual report but gives some historical information on the the original governments going back to the late 1800s. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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Cranbrook 100 Years of Heart and Soul
3 Cranbrook 100 Years of Heart and Soul
Fernie, BC The Rockies Network 2004 0968003648 / 9780968003640 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Only slight wear to glossy pictorial paper covered boards. ; A bright, solid book.; B&W and Colour Photographs; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 146 pages; A commemorative book published to celebrate this East Kootenay city's centennial. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report
4 Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report
Ottawa Goverment of Canada 2004 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
A bright, solid book.; Color Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Unpaginated pages; An account of the negotiation and implementation of the Nisga'a Treaty, finalized in 2000. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Montreal, Canada  Expo67 Souvenir Album Book
5 Montreal, Canada Expo67 Souvenir Album Book
Montreal Benjamin News Company Ltd. 1967 Softcover Very Good- Illustrated by Colour Photographs 
Light wear and scuffing, top fore corner a little bumped ; A bright, solid book, stapled wraps. Text in French and English ; 8 X 5.40 X 0.70 inches; 32 pages; In honour of Canada's Centennial in 1967, Montreal welcomed the world. 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Valley of Dreams A Pictorial  History of Vernon and District
6 Valley of Dreams A Pictorial History of Vernon and District
Vernon BC Greater Vernon Museum and Archives 1992 1550561480 / 9781550561487 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Only light wear to DJ and book ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar. ; B&W Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 251 pages; An extensive pictorial history of the City of Vernon, published on the occassion of the city's 100th anniversary. Covers the history of the city from the establishment of the O'Keefe Ranch up to the developments of the late 20th Century. 
Price: 28.50 USD
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7 We Are Their Children; Ethnic Portraits of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC CommCept Publishing 1977 0888290039 / 9780888290038 Paperback Very Good+ 
Light wear & corner curl, school stamp inside front card cover ; A tight solid book. Text unmarked; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 162 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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A Mission With a Purpose  A History of Stewart, British Columbia, and Hyder, Alaska, .Gordon, Nancy E
8 .Gordon, Nancy E A Mission With a Purpose A History of Stewart, British Columbia, and Hyder, Alaska
Burnaby, BC Abbey Graphics 1996 1896777007 / 9781896777009 Paperback Near Fine Illustrated by Maps 
Only light wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 214 pages 
Price: 22.50 USD
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None is Too Many  Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948, Abella, Irving M
9 Abella, Irving M None is Too Many Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948
Toronto Lester & Orpen Dennys 1982 0919630316 / 9780919630314 1st Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
Short closed tear top front panel of DJ, slight general wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 1 inches; 336 pages; Canada, the compassionate, blackened its own name before, during and after WWII. Many thousands of refugees applied for refugee status and were refused. Only 5000 were admitted during the period from 1933-1948. Abella and cowriter Harold Troper analyze the circumstances 
Price: 18.50 USD
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A Cheechako Goes to the Klondike, Adams, Charles W &  Jack Kutz &  Jack Williams
10 Adams, Charles W & Jack Kutz & Jack Williams A Cheechako Goes to the Klondike
Kenmore, WA Epicenter Press 2002 0970849397 / 9780970849397 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
Only slight wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book.; Alaska Book Adventures ; 8.96 X 6.08 X 0.54 inches; 192 pages; "The Klondike Stampede caused a transportation boom in the north, where in its thrilling heyday about 250 wooden steamboats operated in the Yukon River drainage of Alaska and the Yukon. The sternwheelers became gold rush icons. But the hardy, pragmatic entrepreneurs who ran the boats were lured by profits, not romance. In 1901, a passenger's fare from St. Michael to Dawson (about 1,800 miles) was $125, and cargo was moved upriver at $100 a ton. Yet it was a tough, risky business. The season was short, good crews were hard to find, and a navigation error could sink or strand an investment worth tens of thousands of dollars--huge sums at the turn of the century. Mechanical problems were occupational hazards. The steamboats consumed enormous amounts of firewood for their boilers. And if a riverboat didn't find a safe berth or drydock before freezeup, it risked being crushed by ice the following spring. Charles W. Adams was an able, smart business college graduate who bought a share of the Lavelle Young in his mid-20s. He became one of the North's great riverboat captains, lived enough adventure in the north to fill several lifetimes, and played a crucial role in the founding of Fairbanks, Alaska. " 
Price: 13.50 USD
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British Columbia Chronicle, 1847-1871  Gold & Colonists, Akrigg, G. P. V
11 Akrigg, G. P. V British Columbia Chronicle, 1847-1871 Gold & Colonists
Vancouver BC Discovery Press 1977 0919624030 / 9780919624030 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Map Endpapers 
Shelfwear to edges with light chipping and short tears ; A bright solid book. DJ in Mylar.; B&W Photographs, maps; 9.13 X 6.57 X 1.11 inches; 439 pages; A history of British Columbia, from the establishment of the territory up until its entry into Confederation. 
Price: 23.50 USD
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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846  Adventurers by sea and land, Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg
12 Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land
Vancouver, BC Discovery Press 1975 0919624022 / 9780919624023 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket Illustrated by Color Frontispiece 
Dust jacket scuffed with light general wear ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 429 pages; Numerous maps and drawings as well as B&W plates featuring historical persons and places, map endpapers 
Price: 18.95 USD
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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846  Adventurers by sea and land, Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg
13 Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land
Vancouver, BC Discovery Press 1975 0919624022 / 9780919624023 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Color Frontispiece 
Dust jacket scuffed with general wear, creasing & short tears. Some damage to lower fore corner of front end paper ; DJ in Mylar, bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 429 pages; Numerous maps and drawings as well as B&W plates featuring historical persons and places, map endpapers 
Price: 18.50 USD
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14 Alberni District Historical Society Place Names of the Alberni Valley
Port Alberni, BC Self Published 1988 0969082010 / 9780969082019 Second Printing Stapled wraps Near Fine 
Slight wear to heavy card covers.; A tight solid book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 83 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Ordeal by fire;  Canada, 1910-1945, Allen, Ralph
15 Allen, Ralph Ordeal by fire; Canada, 1910-1945
Toronto Doubleday 1961 Later Printing Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Beige cloth covered boards show only light wear, dustjacket chipped with short tears. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; The Canadian history series; 8.30 X 6 X 1.70 inches; 492 pages; "The story of 35 tumultuous years in which Canada fought in 2 World Wars abroad, faced social, political and economic upheavals at home and virtually transitioned from a British to a North American nation." 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Columbia Is Coming, Andersen, Doris
16 Andersen, Doris The Columbia Is Coming
Sidney, BC Gray's Publishing 1982 0888260946 / 9780888260949 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Card covers show light shelf wear, pages yellowed.; A tight solid book. ; B&W Photographs; 9 X 6 X 0.60 inches; 205 pages; In the many small communities and logging camps along the shores of the Strait of Georgia (Salish Sea) and Johnstone Strait the comfort offered by religious teachings was hard to come by. John Antle started up the Columbia Coast Mission in the form of ships offering medical facilities, libraries, religious services as well as more social occasions. These ships ran from 1905-1969 and brought the world to the isolated along the coast. 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Wildfire; British Columbia Burns, Anderson, Charles; Lori Culbert; Shelley Fralic (ed.)
17 Anderson, Charles; Lori Culbert; Shelley Fralic (ed.) Wildfire; British Columbia Burns
Vancouver BC Greystone Books/Douglas & McIntyre 2003 1553650573 / 9781553650577 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Illustrated by Colour Plates 
Only slight wear to DJ ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 139 pages; The summer of 2003 brought tinder dry conditions to the interior of British Columbia resulting in some spectacular wildfires. The worst was the fire engulfed the hills just outside the major recreational city of Kelowna. The lakeside view was spectacular. many other areas were affected including the historic trestles of the Kettle Valley Railway and the famous wildlife center developed by Ralph Edwards at Lonesome Lake. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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18 Anderson, Frank THE RIEL REBELLION 1885
Calgary, Alberta Frontiers Unlimited 1955 Reprint Paperback Very Good Illustrated by B&W Drawings and Photos 
Frontier Books; Vol. 3; ns; Illustrated covers have some light soiling, minor creasing. A history of the rebellion in the Canadian prairies led by Louis Riel in the 19th Century. Binding is Stapled Wraps 
Price: 7.00 USD
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19 Anderson, Frank W. Frontier Guide to Mystic Jasper and the Yellowhead Pass,
Aldergrove, BC Frontier Publishing Co. 1973 Later Printing Paperback Near Fine 
Only slight wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Frontier Book No. 30; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Outlaws of Manitoba, Anderson, Frank W.
20 Anderson, Frank W. Outlaws of Manitoba
Saskatoon, SK Frank W. Anderson First Edition Softcover Very Good+ 
White card covers have light shelf wear, very light soiling.; A tight solid book. Side stapled and spine reinforced with black cloth tape as published. ; Gopher Book No. 26; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 104 pages 
Price: 12.50 USD
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