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UBC Forester 1951

By: Arlidge (editor), Win

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, UBC Forest Club: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18153

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear to card covers, signed by previous owner who went on to become British Columbia Director of Park Services among other government positions. Some shelf soil on back cover ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 82 pages; This is a yearbook for the University of British Columbia Forestry department for 1951 View more info

Image for From Gypo to B.T.O  The first twenty five years of the Truck Loggers Association of British Columbia

From Gypo to B.T.O The first twenty five years of the Truck Loggers Association of British Columbia

By: Baikie, Wallace (compiler)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Campbell River BC, Ptarmigan Press: 1986

Seller ID: 15478

ISBN: 0919537375

Condition: Very Good-


A little creasing of fore corners of white card covers ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 203 pages View more info

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TNT BC Temporize Not Terrorize BC

By: Bakewell, Jack

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, TNT Publishing: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14695

ISBN: 0969910002

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Light corner curl of decorative card covers ; Signed by author on title page, 2 pages bound in at front of book.A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; 194 pages View more info

First Growth; The Story of British Columbia Forest Products Limited

By: Baptie, Sue

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, British Columbia Forest Products Limited: 1975

Seller ID: 11236

ISBN: 0888940947

Condition: Very Good-


Some edge wear and creasing to pictorial card covers, previous owner's stamp on FFEP ; A tight solid book. Text unmarked; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 286 pages View more info

Canadian Woods Their Properties and Uses

By: Branch, Forestry

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Ottawa, King's Printer: 1935

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 11659

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to DJ & book, previous owner's name on FFEP, tape stains on FEP's and boards - not library ; DJ in Mylar ; 367 pages; This is a government publication View more info

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Toiling in the Woods: Aspects of the Lumber Business in Alberta to 1930

By: Buziak, Kelly

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Wetaskiwin, AB, Friends Of Reynolds-Alberta Museum Society: 1992

Seller ID: 17093

ISBN: 189570605X

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book.; Friends of Reynolds-Alberta Museum #8; B&W Photographs; 38 pages View more info

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Hog Fuel Availability in British Columbia

By: Committee, BC Wood-Waste Energy Coordinating

Price: $16.50

Publisher: British Columbia, Canadian Forestry Service: 1978

Seller ID: 15010

Condition: Very Good-


Some corner curl of card covers, some creasing back cover, glossy covers a little scuffed ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; 0.3 x 11 x 8.5 Inches; Unpaginated pages View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 1

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18246

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear, sun-faded on spine edge. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. Laid in is a subscription form. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; This is the first issue of the short lived magazine. The articles included are: Cowichan Lumber Boom; Lumber by Sail; Colonial Forest Legislation View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 2 Fall 1984

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18247

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. Sun-faded on spine edge. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B.C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The artices in the magazine are: From Cruisers to Foresters; Jesse James - Cowichan Lumberman; Point No Point and its Railway; Logging in 1910. View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1 Number 3 Summer 1985

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18248

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show very light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B.C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The articles are: Craddock's Slough; People of the Forest and The Cowichan's Roaring Twenties View more info

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Whistle Punk Volume 1, Number 4, Spring 1986

By: Currie, Gord: Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Curries Forestgraphics Ltd.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18249

Condition: Very Good+


Card covers show light shelf wear. ; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; B. C. Forest History Magazine; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 32 pages; The articles are: The One-Armed Whistle Punk; Guardians in the Sky; Industrial Timber Mills; A Gyppo Logger's Wife View more info

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Lignum A history

By: Drushka, Ken

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Lignum: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16008

ISBN: 0973108401

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Light wear head & tail of spine of book and dust jacket. Two signatures, not author's (illegible) on title page ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 144 pages; Lignum was created by Leslie Kerr in 1946 in the Cariboo district of British Columbia, starting out as a planing mill to service the timber industry of the area. View more info

Expanding Forestry Horizons - A History of the Canadian Institute of Forestry 1908-1969

By: Fensom, K. G.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Quebec, Canadian Institute of Forestry (Institut Forestier Du Canada): 1972

Seller ID: 7727

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Only slight wear.; A bright solid, book ; 546 pages View more info

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Once, to Learn It A Lighthearted Account of a Fifty Year Adventure in the B.C. Lumber Industry

By: Gatensbury, Steve

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Delta, BC, Sedge Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16854

ISBN: 0969430507

Condition: Very Good+


Previous owner's name tag on FFEP, light soil bottom page edges ; A bright, solid book.; B&W Illustrations; 8.43 X 5.43 X 0.79 inches; 243 pages; A number of personal anecdotes of a life in the forestry industry in British Columbia View more info

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Now You're Logging

By: Griffiths, Bus & Jack Hodgins

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Madeira Park, BC, Harbour Publishing: 1990

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 18183

ISBN: 1550170333

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some shelf wear, corner curl.; A tight solid book. ; B&W Illustrations; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 120 pages; ''Now You're Logging is the story of Al and Red, who go to work in a small West Coast logging show during the dirty thirties. As they learn their trades, the reader is treated to an amazingly detailed view of the camp's varied operations—falling and bucking timber by hand, topping and rigging of spar trees, moving steam donkeys and makin... View more info

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Turning Trees Into Dollars The British Columbia Coastal Lumber Industry, 1858-1913

By: Hak, Gordon H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 2000

Seller ID: 17210

ISBN: 0802083056

Condition: Near Fine


A bright, solid book.; 8.82 X 5.98 X 0.79 inches; 239 pages; "The coastal forests of British Columbia are currently a source of controversy, with clashes between corporations, workers, environmentalists, Aboriginals, and politicians frequently in the national media. "Turning Trees into Dollars" sheds light on the historical complexities that lie behind the ongoing crisis. This is a comprehensive account of the formative years of the British Columbian forestry... View more info

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Point No Point And Its Railway

By: Hind, Patrick O.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Self Published: 1984

Seller ID: 18914

Condition: Very Good-


Card covers show some wear, light soiling and creasing. Card covers tearing at point of contact with plastic comb binding. ; Text only on the right hand pages ; B&W Photographs and maps; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 19 pages; Point No Point on the east coast of Vancouver Island was once known for the logging railway utilised by the Canadian Puget Sound Lumber and Timber Company in the guise of The Island Logging Company. Back in the 1920s these companies had large ... View more info

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Trent Watershed Survey; A Reconnaissance

By: Howe, C. D; J. H. White

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Commission of Conservation Canada, Committee On Forests: 1913

Seller ID: 11248

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


Three inch tear down back edge of spine & across width of spine, some loss head of spine, fraying tail of spine, extremities worn, light soil. ; A tight solid book. hinges intact. Red cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Map in pocket inside back board shows the Crown timber lands for the area in question as of 1912. Map in VG+ condition with no tearing ; B&W Illustrations; 156 pages View more info

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Logging the Globe

By: Marchak, M. Patricia

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Montreal, Mcgill Queens Univ Pr: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 17410

ISBN: 0773513469

Condition: Very Good


Card covers show light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; 8.97 X 6.04 X 1.18 inches; 404 pages; "Providing a global picture of a critically important environmental and social issue, Patricia Marchak investigates the tremendous changes taking place in the forestry industry and their ecological, social, and economic impact." "With the growth of industrial forestry in the southern hemisphere and the restructuring of forestry in the northern hemisph... View more info

Magnificently Unrepentant The Story of Merve Wilkenson and Wildwood

By: Niosi, Goody

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Heritage House: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10629

ISBN: 1894384326

Condition: Very Good+


Remainder mark bottom page edges, light scuffing of card covers ; A bright solid, book. Stated 1st Edition ; Trade PB; 0.61 x 9 x 6.06 Inches; 236 pages; Wilkinson, in his experimental forest, has proven that it is possible to maintain a sustainable forest through selective logging and replanting View more info