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Image for Documents and Materials Relating to the Eve of the Second World War Volume I November 1937-1938 ; Volume II Dirksen Papers (1938-1939)

Documents and Materials Relating to the Eve of the Second World War Volume I November 1937-1938 ; Volume II Dirksen Papers (1938-1939)

By: N/A

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1948

Seller ID: HIS2400

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


314 pp, 243 pp. Name index. Spine, corners bumped and worn prev owner's name on front pastedown for both volumes.2 volume set. Volume 1 contains secret documents from the archives of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs captured by the Russians in Berlin. Volume 2 contains the private papers of Herbert von Dirksen, once German Ambasador to Moscow, Tokyo and London, which papers were found by the Russian Army in his estate at Groditzber. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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

By: Abella, Irving & Troper, Harold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS3037

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


336 pp. Index. Notes. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Light dampstain to front. Prev owner's name on the ffep. A thoroughly documented examination of the Canadian government policy that prohibited the immigration of European Jewry, even as it was being crushed. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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

By: Abella, Irving & Troper, Harold

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1983

Seller ID: HIS3097

Condition: Very Good-


336 pp. Index. Notes. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A thoroughly documented examination of the Canadian government policy that prohibited the immigration of European Jewry, even as it was being crushed by the Nazis. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Nationalism, Communism, and Canadian Labour The CIO, the Communist Party, and the Canadian Congress of Labour 1935-1956

Nationalism, Communism, and Canadian Labour The CIO, the Communist Party, and the Canadian Congress of Labour 1935-1956

By: Abella, Irving Martin

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1973

Seller ID: HIS3025

Condition: Very Good-


256 pp. Index. Bibliography. Notes. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Light shelfwear to covers. An account of the bloody fight to build an industrial union movement in Canada, the equally fierce, but not as successful battle to build a national union movement. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Suez and After Year of Crisis

By: Adams, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston, Beacon Press: 1958

Seller ID: HIS3289

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


225 pp. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Dispatches from the Middle East correspondent for the Manchester Guardian who was present during the Suez Crisis of 1956. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Canadian Papers in Rural History Volume III

By: Akenson, Donald H. (Ed. )

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Gananoque, ON, Langdale Press: 1982

Seller ID: HIS1933

Condition: Very Good


256 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Prev owner's name on front endpaper. A selection of papers examining various aspects of Canadian agricultural and rural history. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for A Mirror to Kathleen's Face Education in Independent Ireland 1922-1960

A Mirror to Kathleen's Face Education in Independent Ireland 1922-1960

By: Akenson, Donald Harman

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Montréal, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1975

Seller ID: HIS2119

Condition: Very Good


224 pages. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Third volume in the author's trilogy on Irish education. Studies primary and secondary education in the Irish Republic. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Irish in Ontario A Study in Rural History

By: Akenson, Donald Harmon

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1984

Seller ID: HIS2433

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


404 pp. Illus. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Prev owner's name on front pastedown. A study of the adaptation of the Irish diaspora to conditions in 19th century Ontario, specifically Leeds and Lansdowne township in Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Story of the Bahamas

By: Albury, Paul

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan Caribbean: 1981

Edition: Later Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS1788

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


294 pp. Photos, index. Spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears. Signed by the author on the front endpaper. A nice, redable history of the Bahamas, and the geographical factors that have influenced its history. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Hidden Hand Britain, America and Cold War Intelligence

By: Aldrich, Richard J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Woodstock, New York, The Overlook Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS2764

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


733 pp. Photos. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket price-clipped, has edgewear. A detailed account of Anglo-American intelligence cooperation, and competition, during the Cold War period. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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A Brief Narrative of the Case and Trial of John Peter Zenger Printer of The New York Weekly Journal

By: Alexander, James

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts, Harvard University Press: 1965

Seller ID: HIS2163

Condition: Very Good


238 pp. Index. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Edited by Stanley Nider Katz. Contains the full text of the pamphlet that documented Zenger's trial for seditious libel, the text of the newspaper articles that were deemed to be seditious, briefs prepared for use in the trial, and a rebuttal of the arguments of Zenger's lawyer, which was published anonymously in Barbados in 1737. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Canadian Historic Sites Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 14

Canadian Historic Sites Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 14

By: Allen, Robert S. & Mills, G. E. & Holdsworth, D. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Indian and Northern Affairs: 1975

Seller ID: HIS3080

Condition: Very Good-


170 pp. Illus. Bibliography. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Contains the following papers: The British Indian Department and the Frontier in North America, 1755-1830; The B. C. Mills Prefabricated System: THe Emergence of Ready-made Buildings in Western Canada. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

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The Ontario Teacher A Historical Account of Progress 1800-1910

By: Althouse, J. G.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario Teacher's Federation: 1967

Seller ID: HIS2464

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


184 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Prev owner's name on ffep. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering. A study of teacher training in Ontario. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Lakers:  Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

Lakers: Ghost Ships of the Great Lakes

By: Altobello, Peter David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, Eden Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS3350

ISBN: 1550450026

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


128 pp. Drawings. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. 64 drawings that capture the essence of the grand ladies that carried freight on the Great Lakes. All the ships captured here were scrapped. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Shauermann Im Hamburger Hafen

By: Altstaedt, K. Heinrich

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Germany, Koehlers Verlagsesellschaft: 1999

Seller ID: HIS2083

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


119 pages. Photographs. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Gift note on the title page. German text. 119 Seiten. Fotographien. Dorn, Ecken gestoßen. Jacke hat edgewear. Geschenkanmerkung über das Titelblatt. Auf Deutsch. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Nineteenth-Century Glassware from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island / Cutlery from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island:  History and Archaeology 27

Nineteenth-Century Glassware from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island / Cutlery from the Roma Site, Prince Edward Island: History and Archaeology 27

By: Alyluia, Jeanne & Wade, Barbara J.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Parks Canada, Environment Canada: 1979

Seller ID: HIS1651

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


141 pp. Photos, diagrams. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Some wear to covers. Studies of artifacts excavated from the site at Brudenell Point, PEI. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Bluebloods and Rednecks Discord and Rebellion in the 1830's

Bluebloods and Rednecks Discord and Rebellion in the 1830's

By: Anderson, Charles D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Burnstown ON, General Store Publishing House: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS1374

Condition: Very Good+


263 pp. Light edgewear. Signed by the author on the title page. A look at the political and social motivations behind the political violence that erupted in the eastern Ontario counties of Leeds and Grenville in the 1830's. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Bluebloods and Rednecks:  Discord and Rebellion in the 1830's

Bluebloods and Rednecks: Discord and Rebellion in the 1830's

By: Anderson, Charles D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Burnstown ON, General Store Publishing House: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS1633

Condition: Very Good


263 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A look at the political and social motivations behind the political violence that erupted in the eastern Ontario counties of Leeds and Grenville in the 1830's. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Riel Rebellion 1885

By: Anderson, Frank W.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Calgary, Ab, Canada, Frontier Publishing: 1968

Seller ID: HIS1010

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


80 pp. Photos. Corners rubbed. Frontier Book No. 3. Gift note on inside front cover. An intersting account of Louis Riel's ill-fated Metis rebellion of 1885. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for When Passion Reigned Sex and the Victorians

When Passion Reigned Sex and the Victorians

By: Anderson, Patricia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, BasicBooks: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS2437

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


209 pp. Index. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A fascinating study of the Victorian era, revealing that the Victorians were sexier than we are. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info