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The Law Marches West; Sir Cecil E. Denny & The North-West Mounted Police

By: Denny, Sir Cecil E.; edited by W.B. Cameron

Price: $14.50

Publisher: UK, Denny Publishing Ltd: 2001

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 13475

ISBN: 190368000X

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Half inch closed tear top DJ ; A bright, solid book, DJ in protective Mylar sleeve; B&W Illustrations; 300 pages; This was originally published in 1939 View more info

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The Riders of the Plains; A record of the Royal North-West Mounted Police of Canada 1873-1910,

By: Haydon, A. L

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, M. G. Hurtig: 1971

Edition: Facsimile; Second Printing

Seller ID: 18315

ISBN: 0888300387

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Previous owner's name address on FFEP. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; 5 X 4 X 1 inches; 380 pages; A B&W frontispiece and fold-out maps illustrate this history of the organization (Royal North-West Mounted Police of Canada) which formed the basis of the RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police). This is from the excellent facsimile series of early Canadiana and exploration put out by Mel Hurtig in the 1970's. It was originally published in 1910. View more info

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Showing the Flag The Mounted Police and Canadian Sovereignty in the North, 1894-1925

By: Morrison, William

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, The University of British Columbia Press: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19165

ISBN: 0774802456

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


DJ and boards show very light shelf wear. ; A bright, solid book. Dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; B&W Photographs; 9.0 X 6.0 X 0.8 inches; 220 pages; "Under their various names the Mounted Police have played a vital, colourful, but often controversial role in Canadian history, and nowhere has this been truer than on the northern frontier. The police were the agents through which the central government asserted sovereignty over the Yukon and the Northwest Territories, just as it had done earlier on the Prairies. This book describes to what extent the RCMP shaped the northern fron... View more info

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Sam Steele Lion of the Frontier

By: Research & Agnes index: McFarlane & Brian Danchuk & Margo Embury & John Author photo: Sleeman & Robert Stewart

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Regina, SK, Centax Books & Distribution: 1999

Edition: Second Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18590

ISBN: 1894022238

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Only slight wear ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar. ; B&W Photographs and maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 316 pages; "Sam Steele: Lion of the Frontier Sam steele an authentic hero, a monumental man this lively and vital history is the definitive story of an intrepid individual living in extraordinary times. One of the first members of the North-West Mounted Police, he trained men and established posts in a land that was alive with danger. He didn't just keep law and order, he laid the cornerstone. Sam Steele's bravery, endurance and sense of fair play became a legend of the f... View more info

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Forty Years in Canada Reminiscences of the great North-West with some account of his service in South Africa

By: Steele, Samuel Benfield

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1972

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 15336

ISBN: 0070774803

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Dust jacket heavily chipped with tears top spine, some creasing, spine faded. Some erasure top corner front free end paper. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar. This is a facsimile edition of the 1915 hardcover published by McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart in Canada and Herbert Jenkins in Britain. ; The Ryerson archive series; B&W Photographs; 1.5 x 8.5 x 5.5 Inches; 428 pages; "Samuel Benfield Steele was born Orillia, Ontario, in 1851. Orphaned in his early teens. he joined the Canadian Militia, fought against the Fenians, and was on the Red River Expedition against Louis Riel's Metis. He j... View more info

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RCMP The March West

By: Stenson, Fred

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Nepean ON, GAPC Entertainment: 1999

Seller ID: 17302

ISBN: 0968507107

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


DJ shows edge wear with chipping and small tears. Gift inscription on title page. ; A bright, solid book. This oblong book with dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector is liberally illustrated with B&W and colour photos. ; B&W and Colour Photographs; 11.80 X 9 X 0.70 inches; 160 pages; The March West is a celebration in picture and story of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police on the occasion of the force's 125th year. Original images combine with the rich colour of modern paintings and photographs to breath new life into the story of the March West of 1874: the heroic and arduous trek that saw 2... View more info

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The North-West Mounted Police 1873-1893 Inclusive of the Great Transition Period in the Canadian West, When Law and Order Was Introduced and Established - Vol II only 1883-1893

By: Turner, John Peter

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Edmond Cloutier, King's Printer: 1950

Seller ID: 18808

Condition: Very Good-


Library sticker on spine, junior high stamp on half title page, library pocket on back page. Corners creased, some fading of spine ; A tight solid book. Blue card covers. ; Ex-Library; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 610 pages; With the large influx of settlers to the Canadian West in the late 19th century, there needed to be a force for law and order. The (Royal) North-West Mounted Police was formed and later became the RCMP View more info