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We Are Their Children; Ethnic Portraits of British Columbia

By: N/A

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, CommCept Publishing: 1977

Seller ID: 12673


Light wear & corner curl, school stamp inside front card cover ; A tight solid book. Text unmarked; Trade PB; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 162 pages View more info

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Laxmihl; Nisga'a Final Agreement 2002/2003 Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Goverment of Canada: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16983


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. View more info

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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

By: N/A

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Yellowknife, NWT, Department of Information Northwest Territories: 1976

Seller ID: 17312


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. View more info

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100 Years In The Swan River Valley "since first settlers arrived in the valley"

By: N/A

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Swan River, Manitoba, Centennial History Book Committee: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17896


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... View more info

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Valley of Dreams A Pictorial History of Vernon and District

By: N/A

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Vernon BC, Greater Vernon Museum and Archives: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18067


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. View more info

Image for Montreal, Canada  Expo67 Souvenir Album Book

Montreal, Canada Expo67 Souvenir Album Book

By: N/A

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Montreal, Benjamin News Company Ltd.: 1967

Seller ID: 18239


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. View more info

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A Mission With a Purpose A History of Stewart, British Columbia, and Hyder, Alaska

By: .Gordon, Nancy E

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Burnaby, BC, Abbey Graphics: 1996

Seller ID: 14619


Only light wear to card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 214 pages View more info

Image for None is Too Many  Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948

None is Too Many Canada and the Jews of Europe, 1933-1948

By: Abella, Irving M

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 17190


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 View more info

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A Cheechako Goes to the Klondike

By: Adams, Charles W & Jack Kutz & Jack Williams

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Kenmore, WA, Epicenter Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18000


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 fr... View more info

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British Columbia Chronicle, 1847-1871 Gold & Colonists

By: Akrigg, G. P. V

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Discovery Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18168


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. View more info

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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land

By: Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Discovery Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 16393


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 View more info

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British Columbia Chronicle, 1788-1846 Adventurers by sea and land

By: Akrigg, G. P. V & Helen B. Akrigg

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Discovery Press: 1975

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17639


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 View more info

Place Names of the Alberni Valley

By: Alberni District Historical Society

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Port Alberni, BC, Self Published: 1988

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 8592


Slight wear to heavy card covers.; A tight solid book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 83 pages View more info

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The Columbia Is Coming

By: Andersen, Doris

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18077


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... View more info

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Wildfire; British Columbia Burns

By: Anderson, Charles; Lori Culbert; Shelley Fralic (ed.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Greystone Books/Douglas & McIntyre: 2003

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12783


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 L... View more info

THE RIEL REBELLION 1885

By: Anderson, Frank

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Frontiers Unlimited: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 4681


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 View more info

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The Ghost Town Journals The Dead and Dying Ghost Towns of South-West Alberta

By: Anderson, Frank W

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing: 1978

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 18925


Card covers show very light shelf wear. Previous owner's name on title page. Price sticker remnants upper front cover corner.; A tight solid book, stapled wraps. ; Frontier Book No. 39, volume 1; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 40 pages View more info

Frontier Guide to Mystic Jasper and the Yellowhead Pass,

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Aldergrove, BC, Frontier Publishing Co.: 1973

Edition: Later Printing

Seller ID: 14739


Only slight wear to card covers. ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Frontier Book No. 30; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 56 pages View more info

The Hope Slide Story

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Frontiers Unlimited: 1966

Seller ID: 14790


Light soil and wear to white & black card covers, small sticker damage front cover. ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; Frontier Book No. 12; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 46 pages View more info

SHERIFFS AND OUTLAWS OF WESTERN CANADA

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Calgary, AB, Frontier Publishing: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14885


Only light wear and soil to yellow card covers ; A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 100 pages View more info