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Stories From The Trails Of Old MoccasinTracker

By: Carefoot, Gordon W.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chilliwack BC, Self Published: circa 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19349

ISBN: 0969520824

Condition: Very Good+

Card covers show very light shelf wear, creasing. ; A bright, solid book. Stapled wraps. Author's address label on front fly leaf. ; Book 12 Vol 2 Army Days; Photocopied photos and drawings; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 102 pages; These are the reminiscences of an old career army soldier, often humorous, using funny pseudonyms for people he encountered. He appears to have written his autobiography in a series of short books. View more info

A Lovely Letter from Cecie The 1907-1915 Vancouver Diary and World War I Letters of Wallace Chambers

By: Gillis, John Graham

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Peanut Butter Publishing: 1998

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 12938

ISBN: 0897168151

Condition: Near Fine

Light scuffing of card covers ; A bright, solid book ; 0.5 x 8.7 x 6 Inches; 181 pages; The 1907-1959 Vancouver diary and World War I letters of Wallace Chambers give a rare glimpse into the world of middle-class young people in Vancouver of the early 1900s. Raised in B.C.'s Nicola Valley, John Graham Gillis is a Vancouver cardiologist and historian. His mother, Gertrude, was a younger sister of Wallace Chambers. View more info

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And No Birds Sang

By: Mowat, Farley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, ON, Gatefold Books, Ltd.: 1982

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 19416

ISBN: 0919155030

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Illustrated boards show very light shelf wear.; Large Print edition. A bright, solid book.; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 352 pages; "Turned away from the Royal Canadian Air Force for his apparent youth and frailty, Farley Mowat joined the infantry in 1940. The young second lieutenant soon earned the trust of the soldiers under his command, and was known to bend army rules to secure a stout drink, or find warm — if nonregulation — clothing. But when Mowat and his regiment engaged with elite German forces in the mountains of Sicily, the optimism of their early days as soldiers was replaced b... View more info

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Nickels & Nightingales

By: Watts, Jack

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Burnstown ON, The General Store Publishing House: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18979

ISBN: 1896182135

Condition: Very Good+

Card covers show very light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book.; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 285 pages; Jack Watts was an observer with the RAF Bomber Command and because he was relegated to the designation of support group he could only wear one wing on his uniform. This book helps us realize that the roles of those in support were essential to performance of the duties of the pilots. View more info