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Winning Back the Words Confronting Experts in an Environmental Public Hearing

By: Richardson, Mary & Sherman, Joan & Gismondi, Michael

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Garamond Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0980

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


191 pp. Highlighter on two pages. Describes the politics of the environmental hearings on a pulp mill in northern Alberta, showing how the public challenged the authority of experts. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Colossal Canadian Failures A Short History of Things That Seemed like a Good Idea At the Time

By: Richmond, Randy & Villemaire, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 2002

Seller ID: CAN1022

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


318 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A fascinating look at the unsung inventors of Canada who never met an idea they could resist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Colossal Canadian Failures A Short History of Things That Seemed like a Good Idea At the Time

By: Richmond, Randy & Villemaire, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 2002

Seller ID: CAN1470

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


318 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Gift note on front endpaper. A fascinating look at the unsung inventors of Canada who never met an idea they could resist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Rideau Trent Severn Yesterday Today Tomorrow

By: Rideau Trent Severn Study Committee

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Queen's Publisher: 1972

Seller ID: CAN0147

Condition: Very Good


75 pp. Numerous photos, drawings. 14 colour fold-out maps. Corners rubbed. Plastic comb binding. Third printing. A report on developing these popular Ontario waterways for recreation. Details existing development, features, etc. And provides a view on how best to enhance these river corridors. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Bagman A Life in Nova Scotia Politics

By: Ripley, Donald F.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Key Porter Books: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0917

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


249 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket edges lightly worn. Prev owner's name on ffep. A prominent stockbroker and fundraiser for the Nova Scotia Conservative Party relates the inside story of ordinary people and a crooked system. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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The Salmon River Watershed Jewel of Eastern Ontario

By: Ristveldt, Milly (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Tamworth, Ontario, Friends of the Salmon River: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1931

Condition: Very Good-


103 pp. Photos. Sources. Fold-out map. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Describes the flow of the river, from its headwaters near Bon Echo Provincial Park until it empties into Lake Ontario near Shannonville. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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To the Top Canada

By: Robertson, Chris

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Exceeding Expectations Publishing: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0708

Condition: Very Good


202 pp. Corners rubbed. Light smudge on inside front cover. Inscribed by author on dedication page. The author's day by day diary describing his journey from the bottom of mainland Canada at Point Pelee, 6250 kilometres to the top at Tuktoyaktuk; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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A Gentleman Adventurer The Arctic Diaries of Richard Bonnycastle

By: Robertson, Heather

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0507

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


217 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. As a young man from a privileged Manitoba family, Bonnycastle joined the Husdon's Bay Company as an accountant, but he was really looking for adventure. His diaries provided a wealth of material describing his trips to the north, illustrating a world now vanished. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 217 pages View more info

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No More Teachers, No More Books The Commercialization of Canada's Schools

By: Robertson, Heather-Jane

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Mcclelland & Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0593

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


354 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Signed by author on ffep. A look at government's assault on the education system throughout the country so that business can move in. 2 copies available. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Continuing Service History of the Edmonton Ex-Service Women's (Alberta 215) Branch Royal Canadian Legion

By: Robinson, Hilda

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Ab, Canada, Edmonton Ex-Service Women's (Alberta 215) Branch: 1985

Seller ID: CAN1574

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


168 pp. Photos. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering and gilt Legion crest. The history of forty years of accomplishment of this Royal Canadian Legion branch. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Royal Roads A Celebration

By: Robinson, Maurice G. & Price Paul & Hall Beverley D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Natural Light Productions: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN2042

ISBN: 0969943008

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


102 pp. Photos. Map. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A pictorial look at the military college, the castle, and the grounds of the estate. Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Medium Rare

By: Rockburn, Ken

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1995

Seller ID: CAN1881

Condition: Very Good


252 pp. Light edgewear. French flaps. A fascinating collection of interviews and musings by the host of the Ottawa radio program Medium Rare. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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From the Coast to Far Inland Collected Writings on Labrador

By: Rompkey, William (Ed. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 2006

Seller ID: CAN1892

Condition: Very Good-


272 pp. Index. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A selection of writings by the many people who have marked Labrador, from the the Vinland Sagas of the Norse to the literature of Michael Crummy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Canada and Polar Science

By: Roots, E.F. (Chairman)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Indian Affairs and Northern Development: 1987

Seller ID: CAN2030

ISBN: 0662154142

Condition: Very Good-


116 pp. References. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. A report on the feasability of creating a national polar institute in Canada. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Dancing with a Ghost: Exploring Indian Reality

By: Ross, Rupert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Markham, ON, Canada, Octopus Publishing Group: 1992

Seller ID: CAN0812

Condition: Very Good


195 pp. Edgewear. Corners rubbed. A study of North American Indian philosophy, showing how these values can be incorporated into the courts, and mainstream culture. View more info

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On the Road Again

By: Rostad, Wayne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Mcclelland & Stewart: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0145

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


331 pp. Jacket edges worn. Spine bumped. The troubador of the Ottawa Valley takes us along as he travel the land, talking to interesting people, and eccentrics, all doing interesting and unusual things. Drawn from his travels as host of the CBC television program "On the Road Again".; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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On the Road Again

By: Rostad, Wayne

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1869

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


331 pp. Photos. Jacket has light edgewear. Spine bumped. Inscribed and dated by the author on the half-tile page. Promotional cards laid in. The troubador of the Ottawa Valley takes us along as he travel the land, talking to interesting people, and eccentrics, all doing interesting and unsual things. Drawn from his travels as host of the CBC television program "On the Road Again". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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On the Road Again

By: Rostad, Wayne

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, McClelland & Stewart: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1888

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


331 pp. Jacket edges lightly worn, small tear at upper front corner. Spine bumped. Inscribed and dated by the author on thehalf-title page. The troubador of the Ottawa Valley takes us along as he travels the land, talking to interesting people, and eccentrics, all doing interesting and unusual things. Drawn from his travels as host of the CBC television program "On the Road Again". ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Terre Des Hommes / Man and His World

By: Roy, Gabrielle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Corporation for the 1967 World Exhibition: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1681

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


155 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. In the original slipcase. A nice photo essay looking at the 17 theme elements of Expo 67. French and English text. Heavy book. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

Image for Grey Owl The Mystery of Archie Belaney

Grey Owl The Mystery of Archie Belaney

By: Ruffo, Armand Garnet

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada, Coteau Books: 1997

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: CAN0539

Condition: Very Good


217 pp. Light edgewear. Corners rubbed. Drawing on archival research and family memories, Ruffo provides new insights into Grey Owl, born Archie Belaney. ; View more info