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Image for Nitassinan The Innu Struggle to Reclaim Their Homeland

Nitassinan The Innu Struggle to Reclaim Their Homeland

By: Wadden, Marie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Douglas & McIntyre: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1944

ISBN: 1550540017

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


218 pp. Index. Notes. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear. Documents the stuggles of the Innu peoples of the Quebec-Labrador peninsula to reclaim their traditional territory. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Small Wooden Boats of the Atlantic

By: Walker, David A. & Barrett, Wayne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1889

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


94 pp. Photos. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A magnificently photographed look at a generation of disappearing watercraft. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Canadian Social Policy Renewal 1994 - 2000

Canadian Social Policy Renewal 1994 - 2000

By: Warriner, William E. & Peach, Ian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Fernwood Publishing: 2007

Seller ID: CAN1468

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


192 pp. Light edgewear. Appears unread. Describes how a group od provincial civil servants came together to advance the National Child Benefit, National Children's Agenda, and Social Union Framework. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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Envoys Extraordinary Women of the Canadian Foreign Service

By: Weiers, Margaret K.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0574

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


298 pp. Spine bumped. Light edgewear to jacket. Signed by author on title page. The account of 22 Canadian women who have become successes in the male dominated society of the foreign diplomat. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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City Unique: Montreal Days and Nights in the 1940s and '50s

By: Weintraub, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Mcclelland & Stewart: 1997

Seller ID: CAN0712

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


332 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. A fascinating look at the life of Montreal in its glory days. Exposes the poverty, corruption and political and sexual machinations, as well as the triumphs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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City Unique: Montreal Days and Nights in the 1940s and '50s

By: Weintraub, William

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart: 1998

Seller ID: CAN1474

ISBN: 0771089740

Condition: Very Good


332 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A fascinating look at the life of Montreal in its glory days. Exposes the poverty, corruption and political and sexual machinations, as well as the triumphs. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Small Craft Guide - Rideau Waterway and Ottawa River

Small Craft Guide - Rideau Waterway and Ottawa River

By: Weller, J. H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Fisheries and Oceans: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1873

Condition: Very Good


131 pp. Photos. Index. Fold-out map. Light edgewear. Covers the route from Kingston to Ottawa along the Rideau waterway, and the Ottawa river from Temiscaming to Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue near Montreal. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

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Silver Harvest: The Fundy Weirmen's Story

By: Wentworth, Ernest & Wilbur, Richard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Fredericton, NB, Goose Lane Editions: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1123

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


94 pp. Photos. Spine bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Signed by both authors on the title page. A nice history of the Bay of Fundy herring fishery. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall; Signed by All Authors View more info

Image for A Wilderness Called Home Dispatches from the Heart of Canada

A Wilderness Called Home Dispatches from the Heart of Canada

By: Wilkins, Charles

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Toronto, Viking: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN1953

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket


264 pp. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has light edgewear. Gift note in marker on the ffep. Inscribed and dated by the author on the title page. An exploration of the attachment that Canadian have to the country's land and waters. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

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The Northland Ontario

By: Williamson, O. T. G.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Ryerson Press: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN2012

Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket


107 pp. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, small tears, dampstains. Inscribed and dated by the author on the dedication page. A folksy account of the history of Northern Ontario. Illustrations by Evan Macdonald. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Tracks of the Black Bear The Story of the Algoma Central Railroad

Tracks of the Black Bear The Story of the Algoma Central Railroad

By: Wilson, Dale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canada, Green Tree Publishing: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0661

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Unpaginated. Stapled card covers. Illus. Edgewear. Surface tear to front cover. A nicely illustrated history of this Northern Ontario railroad. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for The Story of the Migration of Skivins and His First Year in Western Canada

The Story of the Migration of Skivins and His First Year in Western Canada

By: Wilson, John Francis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, The MacMillan Company of Canada: 1962

Seller ID: CAN1744

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Unpaginated. Illus. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, price clipped. Jacket spine sunned. The nicely illustrated (with 9 full colour illus. ) tale of a London clerk who comes to Canada to try his luck as a Prairie homesteader. An interesting look at farming and prairie life in the late 19th century. ; Oblong 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for Toronto Street Names An Illustrated Guide to Their Origins

Toronto Street Names An Illustrated Guide to Their Origins

By: Wise, Leonard & Gould, Allan

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Willowdale. ON, Firefly Books Ltd.: 2000

Seller ID: CAN1671

Condition: Very Good-


244 pp. Illus. Light edgewear. Corners rubbed. A fascinating look at the patterns of history that have created Toronto. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

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One City, Many Communities

By: Withrow, Alfreda

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Nimbus Publishing Limited: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: CAN0679

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


197 pp. Photos. Signed and dated by the author on the title page. Published on the 250th anniversary of the Halifax, the book provides a unique look at the communities that make up the Halifax Regional Municipality. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author View more info

Image for Introduction of Pay-TV in Canada: Issues and Implications

Introduction of Pay-TV in Canada: Issues and Implications

By: Woodrow, R. Brian; Woodside, Kenneth B. (Editors)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montreal, PQ, Canada, The Institute for Research On Public Policy/L'institute De Recherches Politiques: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0371

Condition: Very Good


240 pp. Light edgewear. A collection of papers on the early pay-TV scene in Canada, from the early experiments with it in 1960 to the CRTC licensing in 1982 and subsequent scramble.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Sons and Seals:  A Voyage to the Ice

Sons and Seals: A Voyage to the Ice

By: Wright, Guy

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. John's Newfoundland, Memorial University of Newfoundland: 1984

Seller ID: CAN1459

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


129 pp. Photos. Edgewear, corners rubbed. A study of the men who hunt the seals on the treacherous ice off the coast of Newfoundland. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Language and Society Special Issue No. 12 Winter 1994 the Immersion Phenomenon Langue Et Societe Numero Special No. 12 Hiver 1984 L'Enseignement Immersif

Language and Society Special Issue No. 12 Winter 1994 the Immersion Phenomenon Langue Et Societe Numero Special No. 12 Hiver 1984 L'Enseignement Immersif

By: Yalden, Max

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Commissioner of Official Languages: 1984

Seller ID: CAN1977

Condition: Very Good-


71 pp. English text. 73 pp. French text. Light edgewrar, corners rubbed. Examines the concept of immersion though the eyes of parents, teachers, administrators and others. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall View more info

Image for People of the Pines The Warriors and the Legacy of Oka

People of the Pines The Warriors and the Legacy of Oka

By: York, Geoffrey & Pindera, Loreen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Little, Brown & Company (Canada): 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1504

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


438 pp. Photos. Index. Endpaper maps. Spine, corners bumped. Jacket has edgewear, light shelf wear. An inside account of the explosive events at Oka, Quebec in the summer of 1990. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info

Image for Public Men and Public Life in Canada: The Story of the Canadian Confederacy Vol. II

Public Men and Public Life in Canada: The Story of the Canadian Confederacy Vol. II

By: Young, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, William Briggs: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN0300

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


481 pp. Illus. Frontis. Cloth library showing almost no wear. Usual library stamps and markings inside. Second volume of Young's writngs on confederation - recollections of Parliament and the press, embracing a succinct account of the events which followed Confederation.; Ex-Library; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall View more info

Image for Public Men and Public Life in Canada (2 Volumes)  The Story of the Canadian Confederacy

Public Men and Public Life in Canada (2 Volumes) The Story of the Canadian Confederacy

By: Young, James

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, William Briggs: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: CAN1433

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


367 pp. + 481 pp. Illus. Tissue protected frontis. Green cloth boards, gilt lettering. Spine, corners bumped and worn. Gift note on front endpaper. Front hinge weak on Vol. 1, front board on Vol. 1 bent, creased. Young writes on Canada's Confederation - recollections of Parliament and the press, embracing a succinct account of the events which followed Confederation. Heavy set. ; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info