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Image for Dreaming in the Rain How Vancouver Became Hollywood North by Northwest

Dreaming in the Rain How Vancouver Became Hollywood North by Northwest

By: Spaner, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Arsenal Pulp Press: 2003

Seller ID: CAN1581

Condition: Very Good


236 pp. Index. Light edgewear. Appears unread. Publisher's press release laid in. The story of how Canada's West Coast became a movie capital, one of North America's busiest production centres. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Igloo Dwellers Were My Church

By: Sperry, John R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Calgary, Ab, Canada, Bayeux Arts Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN2093

ISBN: 1896209580

Condition: Very Good-


174 pp. Index. Bibliography. Photos. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. French flaps. A record of the way of life of the Inuit in the reote Arctic from the 1950's onward. Memoirs of Jack Sperry, Anglican Bishop of the Arctic; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Citizens' Forum on Canada's Future / Le Forum Des Citoyens Sur L'Avenir Du Canada

By: Spicer, Keith

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Government Publishing Center: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0932

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


168 pp English text. 188 pp French text. Edgewear, corners rubbed. English cover has corner fold, French cover has initials and date written on it. The report of the Spicer Commission that gathered Canadian's opinion on their country. French and English language text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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RCMP: The March West

By: Stenson, Fred & McQuarrie, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nepean, On, Canada, GAPC Entertainment: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1917

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


160 pp. Photos. Spine. Corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A magnificently photographed tribute to the RCMP on their 125th anniversary. Covers the re-creation of their famous trek across the prairies to establish the rule of law in the Canadian West in 1874. Heavy book. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Lighthouses of Nova Scotia

By: Stephens, David E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Hantsport, N.S., Lancelot Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0174

Condition: Very Good


79 pp. Photos. Edgewear. Light wear to covers. A nice guide to the lighthouses of the area. Includes the history of each profiled lighthouse.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

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St. Mildred's-Lightbourn 1891-1991

By: Stewart, Norma

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Oakville, ON, St. Mildred's-Lightbourn School: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1027

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


95 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A look back at the history of this Oakville School. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Post Mortem Why Canada's Mail Won't Move

Post Mortem Why Canada's Mail Won't Move

By: Stewart-Patterson, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan of Canada: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0780

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


307 pp. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Spine sunned. A behind-the-scenes look at the Canadian post office and postal system. Describes the changes, challenges, problems and personalities involved, including the crippling labour disruptions of the 70's. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Spomienky Pionierov

By: Stolarik, Imrich (Zostavil)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Kanadska Slovenska Liga: 1978

Seller ID: CAN1605

Condition: Very Good-


296 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Spine sunned. Signed by the editor. Slovak text. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Issues in Canadian Transport Policy

By: Studnicki-Gizbert, K. W. (Ed. )

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, MacMillan of Canada: 1974

Seller ID: CAN1263

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


476 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, tears, small portion missing at top edge. Proceedings from the Conference on Canadian National Transport Policy, York University, Toronto, May 1972. Heavy book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Kehewin Reservation 1972 The Land of the Eagle

By: Sumal, S. S.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Kehewin, Alberta, Kehewin Band Council: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1866

Condition: Very Good- with No dust jacket as issued


Unpaginated. Spine, corners bumped and rubbed. Covers worn. A yearbook showing the people and activities of this Alberta First Nation. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Wire Wars: The Canadian Fight for Competition in Telecommunications

By: Surtees, Lawrence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Scarborough, ON, Prentice-Hall Canada: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0373

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


420 pp. Spine bumped. Slight edgewear. The opening up of the monopoly over long distance calling in 1992 created a furious free for all. Surtees describes the often ugly battles, goals, business maneuvers and personalities of the combatants.; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Where Romanow Went Wrong Putting Health Care Ahead of Health

By: Sutherland, Ralph W.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Plevna, Ontario, Canada, Self Published: 2005

Seller ID: CAN0978

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


167 pp. Light edgewear. An examination and critique of the Canadian health care system. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Polishing the Jewel A History of the Renewal Project: Westmount Public Library

Polishing the Jewel A History of the Renewal Project: Westmount Public Library

By: Sweeney, Lauren

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Westmount, Quebec, Canada, City of Westmount: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1961

Condition: Very Good


56 pp. Photos. Light edgewear. Describes the refurbishment of one of the first library buildings in Canada. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

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Hydro The Decline and Fall of Ontario's Electric Empire

By: Swift, Jamie & Stewart, Keith

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Toronto, Between the Lines: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0634

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


240 pp. Corners bumped. Ontario Hydro was once the biggest Canadian public utility, but a botched privatization has led to pollution and looming blackouts. The book describes the collapse and dismemberment of this giant utility. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Educational Administration in Canada A Memorial to A. W. Reeves

Educational Administration in Canada A Memorial to A. W. Reeves

By: Swift, W. H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, MacMillan of Canada: 1970

Seller ID: CAN1728

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


81 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Frontis. Prev owner's name on ffep. A memorial to Arthur Reeves, and an account of the development of professional school administration in Canada. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Problemes Actuels De L'Economie Quebecoise

Problemes Actuels De L'Economie Quebecoise

By: Tellier, Luc-Normand (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Montreal, Les Editions Quinze: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0965

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


367 pp. Edgewear, corners rubbed. Prev owner's name on front endpaper. French text/en francais. From the introduction: Textes de Congres de l'Association des economistes quebecois (avril 1977). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Wolf Country Eleven Years Tracking the Algonquin Wolves

Wolf Country Eleven Years Tracking the Algonquin Wolves

By: Theberge, John B. & Theberge, Mary T.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1563

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


306 pp. Photos. Index. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Inscribed 'For wolves and wilderness' and signed by both authors. Describes one of the longest running wolf studies in North America, a study of the wolves of Algonquin Park in Ontario. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by All Authors View more info

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Cable... Vision of the Pioneers

By: Thomas, Stan (Ed. )

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Delta, British Columbia, Guiness Enterprises: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1958

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


339 pp. Photos. Spine, corners gently bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A look back at the first 40 years of cable TV in Canada, through the stories of those who brought it to Western Canada. Heavy book. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall View more info

Image for River's Edge Reprobates, Rum-Runners and Other Folk of the Thousand Islands

River's Edge Reprobates, Rum-Runners and Other Folk of the Thousand Islands

By: Thompson, Shawn

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Burnstown ON, General Store Publishing House: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1544

Condition: Very Good


320 pp. Index. Photos. Maps. A fascinating collection of reminiscences from people of this exceptional area along the St. Lawrence River. Inscribed and dated by the author in magic marker on the title page: "to Gary best wishes Shawn Thompson Jan 92"; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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Picture This!

By: Thompson, Steve

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Renfrew, Ontario, General Store Publishing House: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1870

Condition: Very Good-


121 pp. Light edgewear. Gift note on the inside front cover. Inscribed by author on title page. A delightful collection of stories about growing up on an Eastern Ontario farm. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info