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Image for Religions of Rome Volume 2 - A Sourcebook

Religions of Rome Volume 2 - A Sourcebook

By: Beard, Mary & North, John & Price, Simon

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 2001

Seller ID: HIS1036

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


416 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Front cover creased. Provides documents describing religious life in ancient Rome, from the city's founding in the eighth century BC through the next thousand years. Heavy book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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The Origin of the British Colonial System 1578-1660

By: Beer, George Louis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The MacMillan Company: 1922

Seller ID: HIS1222

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


438 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Some pencil lines in margins. Spine sunned. Red cloth baords, gilt lettering on spine. Prev owner's name on front endpaper. Describes the origins, establishment, and development of the British colonial system up to the outbreak of the American Revolution. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Little Band The Clashes between the Communist and the Canadian Establishment 1928-1932

By: Beetcherman, Lita-Rose

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Deneau Publishers: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS3402

ISBN: 0888791151

Condition: Very Good-


247 pp. Index. Notes; light edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the ffep. A study of the reaction of the Canadian establishment to the small grop of activists that formed Canada's Communist Party. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Conquering the North Shore by Air Development of Aviation on the North Shore 1919-1954

By: Belanger, Rene

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Quebec City, Quebec, Les Editions La Liberte: 1978

Seller ID: HIS2459

Condition: Very Good-


135 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A unique account of aviation on Quebec's North Shore area. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Victorian Interpretation of Racial Conflict

By: Belich, James

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1989

Seller ID: HIS2496

Condition: Very Good-


396 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. An examination of the New Zealand wars of the colonial period, showing how the traditional view of NZ race relations is flawed and inaccurate. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Holy Anorexia

By: Bell, Rudolph M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, University of Chicago Press: 1997

Seller ID: HIS1545

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


248 pp. Illus. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Slight bend to book. A study of the similarities between today's anorexic teenager and an ascetic medieval saint. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Parks for Profit

By: Bella, Leslie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, Harvest House: 1987

Seller ID: HIS1506

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


216 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A study of the historical tension in Canada's national parks policy between conservation and profit. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Losing it all to Sprawl How Progress Ate My Cracker Landscape

By: Belleville, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Gainesville, Florida, University Press of Florida: 2006

Seller ID: HIS2282

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


199 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. An insightful look at one man's small piece of a vanishing paradise. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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"Crackie" The $umner Business Dynasty

By: Belliveau, John Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hantsport, N. S., Lancelot Press: 1986

Seller ID: HIS1683

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


192 pp. Photos. Edgewear,. Corners rubbed. French flaps. A look at a Moncton family business dynasty. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Des Voitures D'Eau Aux Grands Traversiers Histoire Illustree De Marine Atlantique

By: Belliveau, John Edward & Cameron, Silver Donald & Harrington, Michael

Price: $75.00

Publisher: St. John's Newfoundland, Breakwater Books: 1992

Seller ID: HIS2738

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


175 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Full leather binding in the original slipcase. French text / en francais. A history of Canada's Atlantic coast ferry system. Published in English as Iceboats to Superferries: An Illustrated History of Marine Atlantic. Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for To Wake the Dead A Renaissance Merchant and the Birth of Archaeology

To Wake the Dead A Renaissance Merchant and the Birth of Archaeology

By: Belozerskaya, Marina

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton & Company: 2009

Seller ID: HIS2223

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


308 pp. Index. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. The life and travels of Renaissance merchant Cyriacus of Ancona, who carefully documents the ruins that lay around him as he travelled the Mediterranean on business. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Pagan Rome and the Early Christians

By: Benko, Stephen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bloomington, Il, U. S. A., Indiana University Press: 1986

Seller ID: HIS1737

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


180 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A controversial perspective on the clash of the pagan and early Christian religions. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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In Search of Lanark

By: Bennett, Carol & McCuaig, D. W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, Juniper Books: 1982

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: HIS3170

ISBN: 0919137024

Condition: Very Good-


Unpaginated. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on the title page. An overview of the historic communities of Lanark County. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for The Story of Renfrew Heritage Renfrew

The Story of Renfrew Heritage Renfrew

By: Bennett, Carol (Ed. )

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, Juniper Books: 1984

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS3115

Condition: Very Good-


325 pp. Photos. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Signed by the author on the title page. Gift note on the title page. A history of the town of Renfrew Ontario. Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Yugoslavia's Bloody Collapse: Causes, Course and Consequences

By: Bennett, Christopher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS1579

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


272 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket edges worn. Small stained spot on upper edge. An examination of the bloody collapse of the 1990's, tracing its roots back to the internal struggle in the Serbian Communist Party in 1987.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Lilies of the Hearth: The Historical Relationship between Women and Plants

By: Bennett, Jennifer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Camden East, Ontario, Camden House Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS1581

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


191 pp. Illus. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Signed by the author on the half-title page. A fascinating look at the bond between women and plants throughout history. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Historical Record of the Edwardsburg and Canada Starch Companies

By: Benson, George F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Cardinal, ON, Private Printing: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS2646

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


258 pp. Photos. Maroon leatherette boards, gilt lettering. Housed in a like colored slipcase. Spine bumped and rubbed. Slipcase corners are rubbed, worn. Published on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the company, the work provides a fascinating look at the history and growth of the company - the mainstay of employment for the little village of Cardinal Ontario, on the banks of the mighty St. Lawrence River. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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To the Ends of the Earth A History of the Canadian Bible Society

By: Benson. Gerald E. & McMillan, Kenneth G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canadian Bible Society: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS1375

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


237 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket edges lightly worn. A look at the work of an organization founded to carry the Gospel to all nations of the world. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for From Sea to Sea: The Canadian Baptist Federation 1944 - 1994

From Sea to Sea: The Canadian Baptist Federation 1944 - 1994

By: Bentall, Shirley

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mississauga, ON, Canada, Canadian Baptist Federation: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0509

Condition: Near Fine


186 pp. An invaluable chronicle of the 50 year history of the Canadian Baptist Federation. View more info

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From Burleigh to Boschink A Community Called Stony Lake

By: Bentham, Christie & Hooke, Katharine

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Natural Heritage/Natural History Inc.: 2000

Seller ID: HIS2689

Condition: Very Good


169 pp. Index. Bibliography. Photos. Notes. Light edgewear. Covers 100 years of history of the Stony Lake area of Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info