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Nationalism Without Walls: The Unbearable Lightness of Being Canadian

by Richard Gwyn

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Published
1996-05-01
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Good
ISBN
9780771037177
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£8.63

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McClelland & Stewart, 1996-05-01. Hardcover. Good. Good
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History of Guelph, 1827-1927

by Johnson, Leo A

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Published
1977-01-01
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Good
ISBN
9780969059400
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Guelph Historical Society, 1977-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Limited edition of 300 Signed by author and signed inscription by Mayor.Closed tear to he\d of d/j spine.
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McClelland and Srewart Limited. Very Good. 423pp.N.B. Head and tail of spine rubbed. Slight scratch to rear board.
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£13.28
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Backroads Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands

by Joan Donaldson-Yarmey

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Published
1998-07-30
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Very Good
ISBN
9781551050997
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Lone Pine Pub, 1998-07-30. Paperback. Very Good. Very Good
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Endangered Spaces: The Future for Canada's Wilderness (Henderson book series)

by Hummel, Monte [Editor]

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Published
1989-06-01
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Very Good
ISBN
9781550131017
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Key Porter Books, 1989-06-01. Hardcover. Very Good. 288pp.
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William Briggs. Good. N.B. No Dust Jacket. Rubbing to head and tail of spine. Boards and spine a little darkened/faded. Heavy discolouration to spine. Split along inside edge of front paste down and rear paste down. Corners of boards a little rubbed.
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£33.19
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Here Be Dragons: Telling Tales Of People, Passion and Power

by Newman, Peter C

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Published
2005-09-06
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Very Good
ISBN
9780771067969
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Douglas Gibson Books, 2005-09-06. Paperback. Very Good. Very Good
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Raincoast Chronicles Fourth Five

by White, Howard [Editor]

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Published
2005-11-09
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New
ISBN
9781550173727
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£26.55

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Harbour, 2005-11-09. Hardcover. New. By far the largest of the collections "Raincoast Chronicles Fourth Five" collects the complete "Raincoast Chronicles" 16, 17, 18, 19, and 20 and is living proof that some things just keep getting better. Containing 32 inimitable stories, from poems and articles, the volume expounds on such diverse matters as supernatural deer, the cannery village… Read more
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Lethbridge, a centennial history

by Johnston, Alex

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Published
1985-01-01
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Good
ISBN
9780919224421
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City of Lethbridge and the Whoop-Up Country Chapter, Historical Society of Alberta, 1985-01-01. Hardcover. Good. Good
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The Journey from Tollgate to Parkway: African Canadians in Hamilton

by Shadd, Adrienne

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Published
2009-07-13
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Like New
ISBN
9781554883943
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Dundurn, 2009-07-13. Paperback. Like New. When the Lincoln Alexander Parkway was named, it was a triumph not only for this distinguished Canadian but for all African Canadians. This book looks at the history of blacks in the Ancaster-Burlington-Hamilton area, their long struggle for justice and equality in education and opportunity, and their achievements, presented in a fascinating and… Read more
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Covering Niagara: Studies in Local Popular Culture (Cultural Studies)

by Joan Nicks (editor)

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Published
2010-05-30
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New
ISBN
9781554582211
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£16.59

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Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2010-05-30. Paperback. New. This book closely examines some of the myriad forms of popular culture in the Niagara region of Canada. Essays consider common assumptions and definitions of what popular culture is and seek to determine whether broad theories of popular culture can explain or make sense of localised instances of popular culture and… Read more
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A Social History of Canada

by Woodcock, George

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Published
1990-01-25
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Good
ISBN
9780140105360
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£9.96

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Penguin Books Ltd, 1990-01-25. Paperback. Good. One of Canada's most respected historians and critics provides a social history of Canada from the native people through the "primary exploiters", who include fishermen, fur traders, miners, soldiers and settlers, through World War I and II to the Quebec and Canada of today.423pp.Slight darkening to pages, some fading to covers.Previous owner's… Read more
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Far West: The Story of British Columbia

by Francis, Daniel

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Published
2011-02-28
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New
ISBN
9781550175325
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£15.27

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Harbour Publishing, 2011-02-28. Paperback. New. British Columbia's colourful story has been told many times, but until now no one has attempted to relate the chronicle specifically for young readers. From the gold rush to the Gumboot Navy and from 'bride ships' to WAC, Bennett, BC history comes alive in this highly illustrated and vivid account by award-winning writer… Read more
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The sleighs of my childhood =: Les trai?neaux de mon enfance (English and French Edition)

by Carlo Italiano

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Published
1974-01-01
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Like New
ISBN
9780912766119
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£13.28

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Tundra Books, 1974-01-01. Hardcover. Like New. Two one inch closed tears to rear d/j,some rubbing to d/j edges.Previous owner's name on front pastedown.Signed by author/artist on half title page.
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E.J. Looking Back

by Gordon, E. J

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Published
1993-01-01
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Very Good
ISBN
9780969577140
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£7.97

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Price-Patterson, Limited, 1993-01-01. Paperback. Very Good. N.B. Corners slightly rubbed. Tiny split to base of spine. Inscribed by author on title page. 163pp.
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Louisbourg : From Its Foundations to Its Fall 1713-1758 by McLennan, J.S

by McLennan, J.S

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Fortress Press. Good. N.B. Corners and edges rubbed. Creases to top corners of covers. Previous owners inscription on half title page. 328pp.
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Free Spirit: Stories of You, Me and BC (Royal British Columbia Museum)

by Truscott, Gerald

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Published
2008-08-30
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New
ISBN
9780772658708
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£23.90

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The Royal British Columbia Museum, 2008-08-30. Paperback. New. This title includes a book and a DVD. Highlighted by brilliant photographs, the colourful stories of British Columbia's history leap off the pages of this beautiful book. BC became a colony in 1858, and this book celebrates its 150 years with a selection of vignettes about objects from our collective… Read more
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Story of Dunbar, The

by Schofield, Peggy

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Published
2007-05-30
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New
ISBN
9781553800408
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Ronsdale Press, 2007-05-30. Paperback. New. This work draws on interviews with more than 350 local residents, including both recent arrivals and descendants of pioneers. Their personal accounts are woven together with information from diaries and other records in the City of Vancouver Archives and carefully chosen published sources to form twelve chapters that explore different aspects of community… Read more
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Enchanted Isles: The Southern Gulf Islands

by David A.E. Spalding

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Published
2008-01-09
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New
ISBN
9781550174229
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Harbour, 2008-01-09. Hardcover. New. 144pp.The southern Gulf Islands between Nanaimo and Victoria are among British Columbia's greatest scenic treasures, projecting an appeal so powerful as to make nesomanes (island lovers) of the most unromantic souls. Ranging in size from Saltspring (pop. 12,000) to unoccupied D'arcy, they first began to attract European settlers in 1859 and have been home… Read more
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Natives and Settlers Now and Then: Historical Issues and Current Perspectives on Treaties and Land Claims in Canada

by Unknown; Paul DePasquale [Editor]

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Published
2007-06-30
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New
ISBN
9780888644626
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The University of Alberta Press, 2007-06-30. Paperback. New. Is Canada truly postcolonial? Burdened by a past that remains "refracted" in its understanding and treatment of Native peoples, this collection reinterprets treaty making and land claims from Aboriginal perspectives. In the spirit of ongoing dialogue, essays by Sharon Venne, Patricia Seed, Harold Cardinal, Frank Tough, and Erin McGregor provide… Read more
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