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Image for Ships, Money and Politics Seafaring and Naval Enterprise in the Reign of Charles I

Ships, Money and Politics Seafaring and Naval Enterprise in the Reign of Charles I

By: Andrews, Keneth R.

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS2725

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


240 pp. Index. Bibliography. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A study of key, but neglected issues in early Stewart polity. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Over Here, Over There The Andrews Sisters and the USO Stars in World War II

By: Andrews, Maxene & Gilbert, Bill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Zebra Books: 1994

Seller ID: HIS2092

Condition: Very Good-


260 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine sunned. The story of those who served in the USO troupes, touring and entertaining Americans at home and overseas during the Second World War. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Old Time Punishments

By: Andrews, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset Press: 1991

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: HIS1799

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


251 pp. Index. Illus spine bumped. Jacket has edgewear. A fascinating study of the history of punishments. A facsimile reprint of the 1890's edition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Kingston General Hospital A Social and Institutional History

Kingston General Hospital A Social and Institutional History

By: Angus, Margaret

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, Ontario, McGill-Queen's University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: HIS2139

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


205 pp. Index. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Front endpaper has corner crease. Signed by the author on the title page. An account of the hospital - its establishment, and growth through the years. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Baskets Away: The Formative Years of Gisborne and District

By: Anon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gisborne, NZ, Centenary Celebrations Committee: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: ZZ0047

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket


96 pp. Spine bumped. Cut-out on title page where owner's name was. Jacket worn, has tears, small portions missing along edges. The centennial history of Gisborne and Cook County in New Zealand.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement Upon the Red River in North America  Its Destruction in 1815 and 1816; and the Massacre of Governor Semple and His Party

Statement Respecting the Earl of Selkirk's Settlement Upon the Red River in North America Its Destruction in 1815 and 1816; and the Massacre of Governor Semple and His Party

By: Anon.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Coles Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: HIS0265

Condition: As New


194 pp. 90 pp appendix. Unread. A facsimile reprint of the John Murray 1817 original. View more info

Image for Indians of Quebec and the Maritime Provinces (An Historical Review)

Indians of Quebec and the Maritime Provinces (An Historical Review)

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0396

Condition: Very Good


36 pp. Illus. Some underline in text. Blue card covers. A nice overview of the various First Nations of the area, and the impact of European exploration, colonization, missionary work, and modern era events. 2 copies available. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Indians of British Columbia (An Historical Review)

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0397

Condition: Very Good


16 pp. Illus. Brown card covers. A nice overview of the various First Nations of the area, and the impact of European exploration, colonization, missionary work, and modern era events. 2 copies available ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Indians of Yukon and Northwest Territories (An Historical Review)

Indians of Yukon and Northwest Territories (An Historical Review)

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0399

Condition: Very Good


20 pp. Illus. Gray card covers. Light wear to upper corner of front cover. A nice overview of the various First Nations of the area, and the impact of European exploration, colonization, missionary work, and modern era events. 2 copies available ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Indians of the Prairie Provinces (An Historical Review)

Indians of the Prairie Provinces (An Historical Review)

By: Anon.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0400

Condition: Very Good


26 pp. Illus. Green card covers. Underlining, margin notes in text. A nice overview of the various First Nations of the area, and the impact of European exploration, colonization, missionary work, and modern era events. 2 copies available ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Linguistic and Cultural Affiliations of Canadian Indian Bands

Linguistic and Cultural Affiliations of Canadian Indian Bands

By: Anon.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0401

Condition: Very Good


26 pp. An very interesting statistical look at the 10 linguistic groups of Canadian Indians. Includes a table of Indian bands, listing the band, the population at the time, the linguistic group and district, and the cultural area. ; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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The Canadian Indian: A Reference Paper

By: Anon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0402

Condition: Very Good


13 pp. An overview of Canada's first nations, includes the treaties, education, social and economic status, self-government, education, and legal status.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Forty-Seventh Annual Session of the Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star Ontario

Proceedings of the Forty-Seventh Annual Session of the Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star Ontario

By: Anon.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Grand Chapter O. E. S.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0622

Condition: Very Good


283 pp. 13 pp appendix. Photos. Edgewear, lower front corner creased. Corners rubbed. Session held in Toronto, Sept. 19th - 21st, 1962. Address of the Worthy Grand Matron, various reports, financials, chapter activities, fraternal correspondence, etc. View more info

Image for Proceedings of the Forty-Eighth Annual Session of the Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star Ontario

Proceedings of the Forty-Eighth Annual Session of the Grand Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star Ontario

By: Anon.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Grand Chapter O. E. S.: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0623

Condition: Good


278 pp. 31 pp appendix. Photos. Edgewear. Corners rubbed. Front cover creased. Session held in Windsor, Sept. 18th - 20th, 1963. Address of the Worthy Grand Matron, various reports, financials, chapter activities, fraternal correspondence, etc. View more info

Image for Merrily on High in Ottawa: The Story of the Church of St. Barnabas, Apostle and Martyr 1889 - 1989

Merrily on High in Ottawa: The Story of the Church of St. Barnabas, Apostle and Martyr 1889 - 1989

By: Anon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, Self Published: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0668

Condition: Near Fine


144 pp. Illus. A nice, tidy local history, commemorating the 100th anniversary of this Ottawa church. View more info

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We Have Been There

By: Anon.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation: 1942

Seller ID: HIS0683

Condition: Very Good


144 pp. Edgewear. Orange card covers, black lettering. Third printing. Reports by prominent, qualified observers who have returned from war zones during World War Two. These reports were broadcast over the CBC national network. View more info

Image for Centennial St. Mary's Church Kitchener Ontario 1857 1957

Centennial St. Mary's Church Kitchener Ontario 1857 1957

By: Anon.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Kitchener, ON, Self Published: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0713

Condition: Very Good+


80 pp. Illus. Edgewear. A commemorative book published on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of St. Mary's Parish in Kitchener, Ontario. Covers the history of the church, affiliated and internal groups. Photos of parishoners in their societies, and school grades.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for ( The List of ) A. Gurevicius Sarasai

( The List of ) A. Gurevicius Sarasai

By: Anon.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Vilnius, Lithuania, Proteviu Kardas: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0725

Condition: Very Good


188 pp. Edgewear. Some highlighter in text. Written in Lithuanian, with a 28 pp. preface in English. Provides a list of thousands of Lithuanian who rescued thousands of Lithuanian Jews in the Second World War. An interesting portion of the preface documents Nazi aggressionagainst Lithuania in the 1930's, and comments on the German invasion of that country in March 1939, before the attack on Poland in September. View more info

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The Saga of the Great Lakes

By: Anon.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Coles Publishing: 1980

Seller ID: HIS0742

Condition: Very Good+


384 pp. Illus. Edgewear. A facsimile reprint of part of the famous History of the Great Lakes, originally published by J. H. Beers & Co. in 1899, the first, and still considered to be the most complete historical study of the Great Lakes. The emphasis of this volume is on the exploration of the Great Lakes area. Heavy book.; 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for A History of the Ottawa Collegiate Institute 1843-1903

A History of the Ottawa Collegiate Institute 1843-1903

By: Anon.

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Ottawa, ON, Canada, The Mortimer Company, Limited: 1904

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: HIS0773

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


256 pp. Spine ends, corners bumped. Light shelfwear to boards. Brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, gilt school logo on front board. A history of this venerable Ottawa school, compiled by the executive committee of the ex-pupil's association, with contributions from ex-pupils and friends of the school.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info