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Image for Official History of the Canadian Medical Services 1939 - 1945, 2 Volume Set, Vol. 1  Organization and Campaigns. Vol. II: Clinical Subjects.

Official History of the Canadian Medical Services 1939 - 1945, 2 Volume Set, Vol. 1 Organization and Campaigns. Vol. II: Clinical Subjects.

By: (ed), C. C. J. Bond (Maps) W. R. Feasby

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Edmond Cloutier, Queens' Printer and Controller of Stationery: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15240

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Volume I has no dust jacket, the red coth covered boards, dated 1956, some shelf soil to page edges, top back corner bumped. Volume II, dated 1953, has chipped DJ, 1 inch tear bottom front panel and 2 inch tear top back panel. ; Fold-out maps in Vol. I and map endpapers appear undamaged, B&W and color illustrations in Vol II ; Color Illustrations View more info

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The Regiments and Corps of The Canadian Army Volume 1 of the Canadian Army List

By: Army Historical Section

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Minister of National Defence: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17876

Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


Red cloth covers with gilt titles show very light shelf wear, prev. owner's name in ink on FFEP, light discoloration edge of front pastedown ; A bright, solid book.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 253 pages; Includes Explanatory Notes; Order of Precedence; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Armoured Force; Sketch Histories of the Regiments, Royal Canadian Infantry Corps and Index View more info

Image for Dileas  History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada, 1929-1956

Dileas History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada, 1929-1956

By: Beattie, Kim

Price: $89.95

Publisher: Toronto, 48th Highlanders of Canada: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18875

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Red cloth boards show light shelf wear, gift inscription to a member of the 48th Highlanders on back of Frontispiece page. A couple of tape stains on endpapers ; A tight solid book. B&W photos throughout ; B&W Photographs and maps; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 847 pages; This is a follow-up to the author's book 'The History of the 48th Highlanders of Canada 1891-1928'. View more info

Image for Buster  A Canadian Patriot and Imperialist - The Life and Times of Brigadier James Sutherland Brown.

Buster A Canadian Patriot and Imperialist - The Life and Times of Brigadier James Sutherland Brown.

By: Brown, Atholl Sutherland

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Trafford Publishing: 2004

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14637

ISBN: 1412025222

Condition: Very Good+


Signed by Author; Only light edge wear to card covers.; Short inscription by author on title page. A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 0.4 x 9.8 x 6.9 Inches; 242 pages; "Buster is a biography of James Sutherland Brown, CMG, DSO, a distinguished Canadian soldier who advanced from boy bugler to Brigadier General. He was noted for his organizational and planning abilities as well as his humane command. As Assistant Quartermaster General of the 1st Canadian Division he was substantially responsible for the rapid advance of the Division through Mons, Beligium, to the Rhine in ... View more info

Image for Canada's Soldiers / Les Soldats Du Canada Military Ethos and Canadian Values in the 21st Century / Ethos Militaire Et Valeurs Canadiennes Dans L'Armee De Terre Du Xxie Siecle

Canada's Soldiers / Les Soldats Du Canada Military Ethos and Canadian Values in the 21st Century / Ethos Militaire Et Valeurs Canadiennes Dans L'Armee De Terre Du Xxie Siecle

By: Capstick, Col. Mike & Lt. Col. Kelly Farley & Lt. Col. Bill Wild & Lt. Comm. Mike Parkes

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of National Defence: 2005

Seller ID: 16451

ISBN: 0662689100

Condition: Near Fine


Only slight wear to card covers; Appears unread ; Trade PB; Army Transformation; Colour charts; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 144 pages View more info

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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

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Douglas Haig, 1861-1928

By: De Groot, Gerard J.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Unwin Hyman: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16298

ISBN: 0044401922

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear. ; A bright, solid book DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 6.70 X 1.60 inches; 496 pages; Sir Douglas Haig (1861-1928), the most controversial of the war generals, was born in Edinburgh on 19 June 1861. The Somme was prolonged battle of attrition with huge losses on both sides. Repeated charges were mounted by the British Home forces and the French under Joffre with only small advances. " In late August 1916, the "Byng Boys" moved from the muddy fields of Flanders to the Somme, where they took over a section of the front line ... View more info

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We Went to War The story of the Japanese Canadians who served during the First and Second World Wars

By: Ito, Roy

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Stittsville ON, Canada's Wings: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17520

ISBN: 0920002307

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Light wear to top edge of dust jacket, some offset stain from newspaper clipping laid in ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 9.10 X 6.10 X 1.10 inches; 330 pages; Contains clipped newspaper articles and photocopied essays related to the books topic. As a visible minority the Japanese-Canadian population was much maligned and badly treated through the world wars. In spite of this many Japanese men served honourably in the Canadian Armed Forces in a number of theatres of operation. View more info

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Peacekeeper The Road to Sarajevo

By: MacKenzie, Lewis & Major General Louis MacKenzie

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17351

ISBN: 155054098X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 8.90 X 6 X 1.40 inches; 345 pages; Inscribed by the author on half-title page. The outspoken MacKenzie led the UN forces in the peacekeeping effort in Sarajevo. His natural humour comes through in this personal account of a bloody time. MacKenzie describes how he created "Sector Sarajevo", and with a multi-national UN force set out to liberate Sarajevo airport to receive desperately needed food and medical supplies. View more info

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Peacekeeper The Road to Sarajevo

By: MacKenzie, Lewis & Major General Louis MacKenzie

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17352

ISBN: 155054098X

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Author; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 8.90 X 6 X 1.40 inches; 345 pages; Inscribed by the author on the half-title page. The outspoken MacKenzie led the UN forces in the peacekeeping effort in Sarajevo. His natural humour comes through in this personal account of a bloody time. MacKenzie describes how he created "Sector Sarajevo", and with a multi-national UN force set out to liberate Sarajevo airport to receive desperately needed food and medical supplies. View more info

Image for Another Kind of Justice  Canadian Military Law from Confederation to Somalia

Another Kind of Justice Canadian Military Law from Confederation to Somalia

By: Madsen, Chris

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, University of British Columbia: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16444

ISBN: 0774807180

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Light wear to extremities of glossy paper covered boards, some damage to bottom back fore corner, highlighting throughout ; A bright, solid book ; 9.20 X 6.20 X 0.90 inches; 236 pages; An historical survey of Canadian military law. Drawing on a range of materials, it traces the development of military law from 1867 to 1997, providing insights into military justice in Canada, the purpose of military law, and the level of legal professionalism within the Canadian military. View more info

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We Stand on Guard An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

By: Marteinson, John K.

Price: $23.50

Publisher: Montreal, Ovale Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17181

ISBN: 2894290438

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ is price-clipped. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W and Colour photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 511 pages; An illustrated history of the Canadian Army, from the inception of Canada as an independent country and the War of 1812, up to the Persian Gulf conflict in the early 90's. View more info

Image for We Stand on Guard  An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

We Stand on Guard An Illustrated History of the Canadian Army

By: Marteinson, John K.

Price: $24.50

Publisher: Montreal, Ovale Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19357

ISBN: 2894290438

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear. Remainder mark bottom page edges ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector, unclipped. ; B&W and Colour photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 511 pages; An illustrated history of the Canadian Army, from the inception of Canada as an independent country and the War of 1812, up to the Persian Gulf conflict in the early 90's. View more info

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The Royal Engineers in British Columbia

By: McGivern, J.S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Queen's Printer: 1957

Seller ID: 19065

Condition: Very Good


Light edge wear, creasing to bottom back card cover. ; Side stapled blue card covers with blue cloth on spine ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 24 pages; This booklet was written while Captain McGivern was stationed at Camp Chilliwack, the location of the Royal Canadian School of Military Engineering. The Royal Engineers were very involved in making the wild and mountainous landscape of British Columbia habitable. In 1857, the gold rush along the Fraser River started and the word spread bringing an influx of people from around the world. The Royal Engineers were ... View more info

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RCHA--right of the line An anecdotal history of the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery from 1871

By: Mitchell, G. D.

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Ottawa, RCHA History Committee: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18062

ISBN: 0969088116

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ shows light shelf wear.; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. Laid in is introductory letter from Col. D.B. Walton Director of Artillery ; B&W Photographs, Maps; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 303 pages; This is the first complete history of a regiment whose roots go back to early Canadian history. View more info

Image for Ducimus   The Regiments of the Canadian Infantry

Ducimus The Regiments of the Canadian Infantry

By: Mitchell, Michael

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian War Museum: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16062

ISBN: 0969642105

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Only light wear to glossy pictorial paper covered boards ; This is the hardcover first edition of this book. A bright, solid book ; B&W Illustrations; 248 pages; Brief histories of the various Infantry regiments of Canada View more info

Image for Vancouver Defended  History of the men and guns of the Lower Mainland defences, 1859-1949

Vancouver Defended History of the men and guns of the Lower Mainland defences, 1859-1949

By: Moogk, Peter N

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Surrey, BC, Antonson Publishing Ltd.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18188

ISBN: 0919900267

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows some shelf wear, small tears & light scuffing, some damage from sticker removal on front cover. ; A tight solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 128 pages; The author has done extensive research in putting together this history of the use of artillery units for the defence of New Westminster and Vancouver, British Columbia from mid 19th century until after WWII 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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Gauntlet to Overlord The Story of the Canadian Army

By: Munro, Ross

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, Hurtig: 1972

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 19376

ISBN: 0888300611

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear to dustjacket, book is in pristine condition, red cloth covered boards with black and gilt stamped label on spine ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. Map endpapers ; Canadiana Reprint Series; 9.1 X 6.6 X 1.1 inches; 477 pages; This is a reprint of a Canadian military classic originally published in 1945 by Macmillan. It follows the exploits of the Canadian Army through the whole of WWII. View more info

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World War II 1939-1945

By: Murray, C.S.; Lyleton Victory Club

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Self Published: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15079

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edge wear and soil to paper covered boards. ; A tight solid book. ; B&W Photographs; This is a tribute to the soldiers of four small Manitoba communities, Lyleton, Coulter, Coultervale and Antler who served in both world wars. The veterans and those killed in action are honoured with B&W photos and brief bios View more info