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Image for D-Day: Juno Beach, Canada's 24 Hours of Destiny

D-Day: Juno Beach, Canada's 24 Hours of Destiny

By: GODDARD, Lance

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Toronto, Dundurn Group: 2004

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 19626

ISBN: 1550024922

Condition: About 'As New'


Canada's part in D-Day the WWII Invasion of Normandy at Juno Beach. The account is broken down hour by hour beginning with the Canadian paratroopers who dropped behind enemy lines in France. It is told from the eye witness perspective of Canadian troops - the ones who actually participated on June 6, 1944. 254pp, rofusely illustrated. 23 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked, still quite fresh and about 'as new'. Uncreased spine. Weight, 720g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Cana... View more info

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Hell and High Water; Canada and the Italian Campaign

By: GODDARD, Lance

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, Dundurn: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 28104

ISBN: 155002728X

Condition: As New


"Although it has been overshadowed by other events of the Second World War, Canada's role in the Italian Campaign, from 1943 to 1945, was significant. Canadian forces played a major role in this campaign, whose goal was to open a second front in order to ease the pressure on Russian forces in the east. Canada fought under British command alongside British and American units, but our soldiers saw some of the fiercest fighting and achieved glory many times, including at the Battle of Ortona, one of Canada's greatest military accomplishments." 273, [8] pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 c... View more info

Lucky 13

By: GODEFROY, Hugh Constant

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart: 1987

Edition: New Edition of 1983

Seller ID: 051070

ISBN: 0773751025

Condition: Fine


Autobiography of a Dutch-Canadian fighter pilot in WWII - Wing Commander, DFC and Bar, DSO, CdeG, VK - A volume in the - 'Canadians in Battle' series. 274 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm. An almost 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Unpacked weight, 424g. View more info

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The Road Past Vimy: The Canadian Corps 1914-1918

By: GOODSPEED, D. J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan Canada: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050794

Condition: VG+


An account of the Canadian Corps in WWI, 1914-1918. OCLC Number: 670376869. 185 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps. An almost 'as new' copy in spite of its age. The binding is so tight it appears never to have been opened. Pages are bright white and unmarked. Only sign of age - paint chips along the spine edges. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 385g, but is took thick for Lettermail postage within Canada. View more info

...Of Men and Planes

By: GORDON, John

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Love Printing Service Ltd.: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28439

Condition: Good VG


Book documents the growth of military airpower in Canada from WWI through WWII. Includes bios of a great many Canadian pilots. 100pp, index, illustrations. Bright, clean interior, unmarked. Tight, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers with only minor signs of use. Weight, 324pp. View more info

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Greatcoats and Glamour Boots: Canadian Women at War

By: GOSSAGE, Carolyn

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Dundurn Pr Ltd: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30903

ISBN: 1550020951

Condition: About 'As New'


The story of Canadian Woman in the military during the Second World War. 296pp, photo illustrated. Ink signature to ffep, otherwise completely 'as new'. Bright and fresh; tight, square bidning with no creases to spine; glosst, unmarked wrappers. Weight, 368g. Many items under 500g qualify for inexpensive Lettermail Rates within Canada. Items under 250g qualify for similar rates to the USA. View more info

Legacy of Honour: The Panets, Canada's Foremost Military Family

By: GOUIN, Jacques & BRAULT, Lucien

Price: $8.25

Publisher: Toronto, Methuen: 1985

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 13990

ISBN: 0-458-99600-9

Condition: Near Fine


History of the military service of the Panet Family of Quebec spanning over 200 years of Canadian history. 240pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy, unmarked, with a sound binding. Dustjacket is similar with a tiny amount of edge wear. [500g] View more info

Bloody Victory: Canadians and the D-Day Campaign 1944

By: GRANATSTEIN, J. L. and MORTON, Desmond

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Lester Publishing: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3025

ISBN: 0886190460

Condition: About Fine


Canadians in the D-Day Campaign, 1944. 240pp, photo illustrated, endpaper maps. Bright, clean, copy. Small ink gift inscription to top margin of fpde, otherwise unmarked. Similar dustjacket, unclipped. Weight, 870g. View more info

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A Nation Forged in Fire; Canadians and the Second World War 1939-1945

By: GRANATSTEIN, J. L. and MORTON, Desmond

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Toronto, Lester & Orpen Dennys: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045697

Condition: About 'As New'


The Story of Canada and WWII in all of its varied aspects. 1st edition, 4to, 8"x10.5", 287pp, profusely illustrated in b&w and in color. Hardcover with uncliped dustjacket. About 'as new', bright, fresh and unmarked, seemingly unused. Heavy, weighing 1.012kg. View more info

Canada's Army: Waging War and Keeping the Peace

By: GRANATSTEIN, J.L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12162

ISBN: 0802046916

Condition: About Fine


Covering the major conflicts in depth, and exploring battles, tactics, and weapons, J.L. Granatstein offers a rich analysis of the political context for the battles and events that shaped our understanding of the nation's army. xv, 519 pages, [68] pages of plates : illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm. Interior is the book is very bright and clean, quite fresh. There is a gift inscription to the ffep otherwise the book is unmarked, The binding is tgight and square and there is no wear top the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket is bright, clean and glossy the only defect being a very tiny, closed tea... View more info

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Fighting for Canada Seven Battles, 1758-1945

By: GRAVES, Donald E. - Editor

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Canada, Robin Brass Studio: 2001

Edition: Second Printing with Corrections

Seller ID: 15374

ISBN: 1896941168

Condition: VG+


"Fighting for Canada is a study of seven battles fought either to defend Canada or by Canadian soldiers overseas on behalf of their nation. The work of six professional military historians (four of them combat arms officers), Fighting for Canada emphasizes the tactical level of war -- the sharp end of the business where soldiers kill and are killed, and where personal leadership, training and experience are of paramount importance. In scale, intensity and result, the actions examined in Fighting for Canada vary widely". 446 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm. Overall a bright, clean, fresh and un... View more info

Baptism Of Fire: the Second Battle of Ypres and the Forging of Canada, April 1915

By: GREENFIELD, Nathan M.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, HarperCollins Publishers: 2007

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 2407

ISBN: 0002007274

Condition: Almost 'As New'


An account of the Canadian Division's great battle at Ypres in April of 1915. xxii, 474 pages, [16] of plates : maps ; 23 cm. This copy appears 'as new, however, the former owner removed the top part of the ffep to dispose of personal details, and, the dustjacket is price-clipped. Otherwise bright, fresh and unmarked. Unpacked weight, 804g. 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 USA calculated by weight alo... View more info

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Dieppe Dieppe

By: GREENHOUS, Brereton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Montreal, Art Global: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045573

ISBN: 2920718525

Condition: Fine


Story of the disastrous Anglo-Canadian raid on Dieppe in 1942. 155 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 31 cm. Co-published by: Dept. of National Defence. Book is bright, clean and unmarked, still quite fresh. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. The dustjacket, in protective brodart, is similar. Heavy book weighing 1.258kg. 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... View more info

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The Crucible of War 1939-1945. The Official History of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Volume III

By: GREENHOUS, Brereton, HARRIS, Stephen J., JOHNSTON, William C. and RAWLING, William G. P.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041359

ISBN: 0802005748

Condition: Fine


Third volume of the Official History of the RCAF covering World War II. 1st printing, small 4to, 6.75"x10", 1096pp, photo illus, appendices, folding plates, maps etc. Hardcover in blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and with unclipped dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Heavy, thick book weighing 1.961kg. View more info

The Canadian Gunner; Vol. 17, December, 1981

By: GUILER, LtCol T. J. - Editor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Shilo, MB, Officers Regimental Fund of the RCA: 1981

Edition: Seventeenth Annual Edition

Seller ID: 039757

Condition: Fine


Seventeenth issue of an Annual produced by and for the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery. Past and present history, photo illustrated, rolls, advertising. 93pp, ads. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square, glued binding. Bright, clean, unmarked wrappers. About 'as new'. Weight, 326g. View more info

The Canadian Gunner; Vol. 18, December, 1982

By: GUILER, LtCol T. J. - Editor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Shilo, MB, Officers Regimental Fund of the RCA: 1982

Edition: Eigthteenth Annual Edition

Seller ID: 039758

Condition: Fine


Eightnteenth issue of an Annual produced by and for the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery. Past and present history, photo illustrated, rolls, advertising. 102pp, ads. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square, glued binding. Bright, clean, unmarked wrappers. About 'as new'. Weight, 392g. View more info

Tapestry of War: a private view of Canadians in the Great War

By: GWYN, Sandra

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Scarborough, ON, Canada, HarperCollins Publishers Canada, Limited: 2004

Edition: Later Trade Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 039800

ISBN: 000639485X

Condition: About 'As New'


The author - 'brings to brilliant life the Great War experiences of ten Canadians, three of them women'. 484pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, fresh copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. About 'as new'. Weight, 682g. View more info

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Tin-Pots and Pirate Ships: Canadian Naval Forces and German Sea Raiders 1880-1918

By: HADLEY, Michael L.; SARTY, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Montreal, McGill Queens Univ Pr: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041007

ISBN: 0773507787

Condition: As New


Canadian naval forces and German sea raiders, 1880-1918. xvi, 391 p. : ill., maps ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy in a similar, unclipped dustjacket, in brodart. About 'as new'. Unpacked weight, 975g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Online estimates by the Listing Site may not be correct and either additional, or reduced postage may be required, particularly for Canadian and Overseas shipments, but not usually to the USA. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weigh... View more info

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The Longest Battle: The RCN in the Atlantic 1939-1945

By: HARBRON, John D.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Saint Catharines, Ontario, Canada, Vanwell Pub Ltd: 1995

Edition: First Trade Paperback Ed.

Seller ID: 037655

ISBN: 1551250187

Condition: Fine


An account of the Royal Canadian Navy in the Second World War's, Battle of the Atlantic. 132pp, profusely photo illustrated. Near new copy - bright, fresh and unmarked. Weight, 435g. View more info

Image for Canadian Brass: The Making of a Professional Army, 1860-1939

Canadian Brass: The Making of a Professional Army, 1860-1939

By: HARRIS, Stephen J.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Canada, Univ of Toronto Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23534

ISBN: 0802057659

Condition: Fine


'An exploration of the creation of a professional army in Canada and the political and social factors surrounding that creation'. x, 271 pages, [13] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm. Bright, clean copy, quite fresh. Unmarked except for an owner's bookplate to the ffep. Similar, unclipped dustjacket. Weight, 615g. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. Images always available. Shipped well packed. [Maximum postage to anywhere within Canada is now approx US$15.00- up t... View more info