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Dew Upon the Grass, Allan, Billie Lamb
1 Allan, Billie Lamb Dew Upon the Grass
Saskatoon, SK Modern Press/ Prairie Books 1963 First Edition Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
DJ has scuffing, short tears, chipping to top of spine. Green cloth boards show light edge wear, top corners bumped. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 140 pages; "A true account of pioneering in the bush country of Manitoba, north of 53. Tom Lamb, the author's father, came to Canada from Yorkshire in 1891. In northern Manitoba he met and married a girl from Portsmouth, they raised eleven children. It is a heart-warming story of their trials, tears and happiness and their struggle to hew out a living in the wilds of an unsettled land." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Prairie Forum; The Journal of The Canadian Plains Research Center Special Issue: Ethnic Studies and Research in the Prairies, Anderson, Alan (Editor)
2 Anderson, Alan (Editor) Prairie Forum; The Journal of The Canadian Plains Research Center Special Issue: Ethnic Studies and Research in the Prairies
Regina, SK Canadian Plains Research Center 1982 Softcover Very Good+ 
Only slight wear to yellow card covers, some pencil markings in text.16377 ; A bright, solid book ; Vol. 7, No. 2 Fall 1982; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 133 pages; ISSN 0317-6272 Articles include: 1. Generation Differences in Ethnic Identity Retention in Rural Saskatchewan; 2. Ethnic Language and Cultural Maintenance in Canadian Education: The Trend Towards "Public Bilingual" Schooling; 3. Attitudes of Winnipeg University Students Towards Immigrants of European and Non-European Origin; 4. Institutional Origins in the Chilean Refugee Community in Winnipeg; 5. The Religious Ethic and the Spirit of Immigration: The Dutch in Alberta; 6. The Changing Roles of Hutterite Women and 7. Research Notes An Initial Investigation of the Value of Work and Beliefs in Internal-External Reinforcement Responsibility in Hutterite Children 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Canadian Prairies - A History, Friesen, Gerald
3 Friesen, Gerald The Canadian Prairies - A History
Toronto University of Toronto Press 1984 0802025137 / 9780802025135 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Previous owner's name on FFEP.; Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 9.60 X 6.60 X 1.90 inches; 524 pages; "Native leaders, immigrant farm families, Alberta oil barons, political reformers all have prominent roles in this lively and comprehensive history of the prairie west. Based on the latest research in native, labour, and urban history as well as the author's own work in social and intellectual movements." 
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Prairie Forum Vol. 3, No. 1 - Spring 1978, Huel (editor), Raymond
4 Huel (editor), Raymond Prairie Forum Vol. 3, No. 1 - Spring 1978
Regina, SK Canadian Plains Research Center 1978 Softcover Very Good 
Some underlining and marking of text, light corner curl of yellow, white and black card covers ; A bright, solid book. ; Trade PB; The Journal of the Canadian Plains Research Center; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 116 pages; Seven articles as follows: - 1. Schools and Social Disintegration in the Alberta Dry Belt of the Twenties by David C. Jones, 2. The Colonial Office and the Prairies in the Mid-19th Century by David McNab, 3. A Research Strategy for the Canada West Region by J.W.T. Spinks, 4. Attitudes of Saskatchewan Business Toward Government Export Assistance by Richard Burke & Robert Karpan, 5. Wooing the 'Foreign Vote': Saskatchewan Politics and the Immigrant, 6. The Metis: The People and the Term by J.E. Foster, 7. Report on the 'Alternatives' Conference by Peter McCormick as well as 8 book reviews. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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O Little Town: Remembering Life in a Prairie Village, Jones, Harlo L.
5 Jones, Harlo L. O Little Town: Remembering Life in a Prairie Village
Winnipeg University of Manitoba Press 1995 0887556337 / 9780887556333 First Edition Softcover Very Good 
Light creasing and corner curl of white card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 6.76 X 4.20 X 0.94 inches; 288 pages; Jones "combines youthful innocence and wonder with adult awareness and insight to create a work of witness, chronicling small-town life as seen by a child in the 1920's and 30's.... Harlo Jones was born in 1923 in Dinsmore Alberta and lived there until 1943." 
Price: 17.50 USD
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Prairie Forum; The Journal of The Canadian Plains Research Center, Pannekoek, F. (Editor)
6 Pannekoek, F. (Editor) Prairie Forum; The Journal of The Canadian Plains Research Center
Regina, SK Canadian Plains Research Center 1981 Softcover Very Good+ 
Only slight wear to yellow card covers, some pencil markings in text.; A bright, solid book ; Vol. 6, No. 2 Fall 1981; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 117-239 pages; ISSN 0317-6282 Articles include: 1. Autonomy and Alienation in Alberta: Premier A. C. Rutherford; 2. Instilling British Values in the Prairie Provinces; 3. Charlotte Whitton Meets "the Last Best West": The Politics of Child Welfare in Alberta, 1929-49; 4. The Trade in Livestock between the Red River Settlement and the American Frontier, 1812-1870; 5. Estimates of Farming Making Costs in Saskatchewan, 1882-1914; 6. Research Notes Colour Preferences and Building Decoration among Uktrainians in Western Canada 7. "The Muppets" among the Cree of Manitoba 
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Prairie Forum Vol. 3, No. 2 - Fall 1978, Paul, (editor) Alec
7 Paul, (editor) Alec Prairie Forum Vol. 3, No. 2 - Fall 1978
Regina, SK Canadian Plains Research Center 1978 Softcover Very Good+ 
Minor underlining and marking of text. Only slight wear to yellow, white and black card covers ; A bright, solid book. ; Trade PB; The Journal of the Canadian Plains Research Center; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 90 pages; Four articles as follows: - 1. National Identification in Winnipeg: An Analysis of School-Naming Events from 1881-1976 by Jay Goldstein, 2. Letter From Bishop Tache to His Mother, Concerning His Life with the Chipewyan Nation by Father Gaston Carriere (translator), 3. "Conspiracy and Treason": The Red River Resistance from an Expansionist Perspective by Doug Owram, 4. The Flood Hazard at Lumsden Saskatchewan: Residents' Cognitive Awareness and Personality by Paul Simpson-Housley, Gordon Lipinsli and Elroy Trithardt as well as 8 book reviews. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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