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Duplessis and the Union Nationale Administration

By: JONES, Richard Glyn - Editor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Historical Association: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043980

ISBN: 0887980872

Condition: VG+


Historical booklet (Canadian Historical Association), no. 35. OCLC Number: 9737737. 23 p. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, stapled binding. Minor rubbing to the exterior of the wrappers, otherwise Fine. Weight, 37g. View more info

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Fear itself : the New Deal and the origins of our Time

By: KATZNELSON, Ira

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Liveright Publishing Corporation: 2013

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 29732

ISBN: 0871406608

Condition: VG+


Redefining our traditional understanding of the New Deal, this book finally examines this pivotal American era through a sweeping international lens that juxtaposes a struggling democracy with enticing ideologies like Fascism and Communism. xii, 706pp. Almost 'as new' but we note a very little underlining to pp251/2and a black remainder mark to the top edge. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. The partly-clipped dustjacket is Fine. Unpacked weight, 1.141kg. We... View more info

The Vancouver Stock Exchange: World's Greatest Venture Capital Market

By: KEANE, Frank & LAVIN, Patrick

Price: $14.50

Publisher: White Rock, Keane Productions: 1996

Edition: Limited Editon

Inscription: Presentation Copy from the Author

Seller ID: 20759

ISBN: 1895076021

Condition: Fine


Comprehensive account of the Vancouver Stock Exchange - history, background, rules, companies etc. Gift inscription in the hand of the author to the ffep. 400pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy - 'as new'. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculated by weight alone as pe... View more info

The Sale of Works of Art: A Study Based on the Times-Sotheby Index

By: KEEN, Geraldine

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Nelson Canada: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17647

Condition: About VG


Book explores the relationship between money and art. 286pp, profusely illustrated in color and in b&w. Lightly marked ex-private school library. No external marks. Small stamp inside. Marks to ffep where label removed. Otherwise, book is bright and clean. Binding is sound. No wear to cloth. Dustjacket has edge wear and damage to lower margin of back panel. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based... View more info

Economic Growth in France and Britain 1851-1950

By: KINDLEBERGER, Charles P.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22579

Condition: Near Fine


The author uses the economic history of France and England, over the past hundred years, to test the adequacy of current theories of economic growth.378pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Sound binding. no wear to cloth. Small ink signature to ffep. Unclipped dustjacket is nearly similar with just minor wear to extremities. Weight, 830g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no ov... View more info

The Congress Party of India: The Dynamics of One-Party Democracy

By: KOCHANEK, Stanley A.

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Princeton, Princeton University Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 08877

ISBN: 691-03013-8

Condition: Fine


Story of the Indian National Cogress Party which led the Government of India from Independance in 1947 to the publication of this book in 1968. Bright copy, Dustjacket has a little edge wear and some rubbing. View more info

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Breakup: The Coming End of Canada and the Stakes for America

By: LAMONT, Lansing

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Scranton, Pennsylvania, U.S.A., W W Norton & Co Inc: 1994

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 30327

ISBN: 0393036340

Condition: About 'As New'


An anaylsis of the state of Canada, as seen by the author, in the early 1990s. Interesting to compare his predictions with the actual outcome. 267pp. Briht, clean, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 550g. View more info

How they sold our Canada to the U.S.A.

By: LAMORIE, Andrew [pseud.]

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Gravenhurst, ON, Northern Book House: 1963

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 045167

Condition: Good VG


The 'selling' of Canada to American business. OCLC Number: 670479597. 102 p. Clean interior, pages lightly and evenly tanned. Tight, sound stapled binding. Front wrapper is rubbed and has a light, lower corner crease, otherwise book is about Fine. Weight, 129g. View more info

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Fascism: Past, Present, Future

By: LAQUER, Walter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 2279

ISBN: 0195092457

Condition: As New


Fascism is a movement of protest and discontent, and there is today a great reservoir of dissatisfaction with contemporary life throughout the world. In carefully plotting fascism's past, present, and possible future, journalist Walter Laqueur offers a riveting, disturbing account of one of the 20th century's most baneful political ideas. viii, 263pp. An 'as new' copy- bright, fresh and unmarked in a similar, price-clipped [?] dustjacket. We ship Worldwide, use both Cana... View more info

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Cultivating Dissent: Work, Identity and Praxis in Rural Languedoc

By: LEM, Winnie

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.S.A., State Univ of New York Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 22382

ISBN: 0791441881

Condition: VG+


An account of the lives of small-scale wine growers in the Languedoc region of France. 268pp. Bright, clean copy. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 380g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. No taxes on Canadian, American or Overseas Orders. Images always available. View more info

Alliance of the Working Class and the Peasantry

By: LENIN, V. I.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Moscow, Foreign Languages Press: 1959

Seller ID: 12153

Condition: VG+


Collection of Lenin's articles and speeches dealing with the policy of the Communist Party towards the peasantry. 410pp. Bright copy with a sound binding. No wear to cloth boards. Old bookplate on fpde. Corner-clip to ffep. Dustjacket has edge wear, chips etc.but still bright. View more info

The Economic Resources of the Pacific Northwest

By: LEWIS, Howard T. and MILLER, Stephen I. - Editors

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Seattle, Lowman & Hanford: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038834

Condition: Solid VG


Detailed survey of the Economic resources of the three Northwest States - OR, WA, ID - Grain, Livestock, Agriculture, Forestry & Lumber, Fishing, Minerals, Water Poer, Clay, Paper, Water etc. 1st edition, 8vo, 523pp, photo plates, folding map. Hardcover in blue cloth, no dustjacket. Gilt titles to spine are faded. Book is very clean and tight. Small ink sig. to ffep. Solid VG, or better. Weight, 810g. View more info

Grace: The Life of Grace Macinnis

By: LEWIS, S. P.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34740

ISBN: 1550170945

Condition: As New


Life of Grace Woodsworth MacInnis [1905-1991], celebrated Canadian politician and legislator. 399pp, photo illustrated. Bright, unmarked, fresh copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 800g. View more info

Your Voice in Government - Re-Elect Arthur Laing, Liberal, Vancouver South

By: LIBERAL PARTY in B. C.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., B. C. Liberal Party: 1968

Seller ID: 052917

Condition: Fine


Election pamphlet for Liberal Arthur Laing, running in South Vancouver for the Federal Election of 1968. Large, attractive photo inside of Laing with Prime Minister Trudeau. Unfolds to 20" by 13', printed both sides with 6 photo illustrations. Very bright and clean. View more info

B. C. at the Crossroads: Where does Liberalism Lead?

By: LIBERAL PARTY of B. C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., B. C. Liberal Party:

Seller ID: 051581

Condition: Good Plus


B. C. political pamphlet. The 'Platform developed and adopted by the B. C. Liberal Convention...and the facts about your Vancouver-Point Grey Liberal Candidates'. Closed dimensions, 4.25" by 7". Unfolds to 21" by 7", 10pp, 3 photo portraits. Pages browned. Minor signs of wear to front panel. Inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates apply to most locations, Domestic, U. S. A. and International. View more info

China's Economic Stabilization and Reconstruction

By: LIEU, D. K.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers University Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21654

Condition: Fine


First major study on the crucial problems of China's economic revival. 159pp. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy with a sound binding - about 'as new'. Dustjacket is also bright and clean but with minor edge wear and a few nicks and dings. Weight, 380g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the ... View more info

Pacific Affairs: March, 1946

By: LILIENTHAL, Philip E. - Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Institute of Pacific Relations: 1946

Edition: Vol. XIX, No. 1

Seller ID: 25257

Condition: VG+


Single issue of an important journal on Pacific Affairs. This issue contains articles on Manchuria: Region of Colonization, A Malayan Union, Canada's Trade with Trans-Pacific Countries, Public Finance in Post-war China, First Air for China. pp 1-128. Bright, clean copy with a tight, square binding. Unmarked. Weight, 160g. View more info

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Red Capitalism in South China : Growth and Development of the Pearl River Delta

By: LIN, George C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, University of British Columbia Press: 1997

Edition: First Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 30927

ISBN: 0774806176

Condition: Near Fine


Book describes the dramatic economic and spatial transformation of China's Pearl River Delta region over the past 10 years [1987-1997]. 219pp. Clean, unmarked copy. No creases to spine, though there is a little sun-fading to that area. Weight, 330g. View more info

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Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, April 30, 1956

By: LUCE, Henry R. - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1956

Edition: Vol. LXVII, No. 18

Seller ID: 041667

Condition: About Very Good


Cover features artist drawn portrait of the Soviet Union's Nikita Khruschev. Canada edition - same content as USA edition, plus Canadian news, and much scarcer. 120pp. Bright and clean copy in the main. Sound binding. Address label to left foot of front cover. Pages very slightly browning at edges, as usual. A little wear to fore-edge, from handling. scan available. Weight, 225g. View more info

The Prince

By: MACHIAVELLI, Niccolo

Price: $6.95

Publisher: London, Arcturus Publishing Ltd.: 2008

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 2100

ISBN: 1841939439

Condition: About 'As New'


"The classic text on the politics of power"--Cover. By Niccolo Machiavelli, 1469-1527 ; introduction by Anne Rooney ; translated from the Italian by W.K. Marriot. 128 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm. An about 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Unpacked weight, 256g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. Postage $4.00 to 6.00 within North America, in card sleeve. Enq... View more info