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With the Hungarian Independence Movement, 1943-1947 : An Eyewitness Account. signed in dj.

By: SZENT-MIKLOSY, Istvvan

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Praeger, New York, 1988, ISBN:0275925749:

Seller ID: 83738


SZENT-MIKLOSY, Istvvan. With the Hungarian Independence Movement, 1943-1947: An Eyewitness Account . New York: Praeger, (1988). First Printing. Pp. ( 6),[vii]-xxxiv,[1]-242,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with white lettering to spine. "In this political autobiography, [the last surviving member of the Hungarian Independence Movement, or MFM] offers us the first comprehensive account of the MFM's resistance to Nazi control during World War II and to Communist domination immediately after the war." - from the dj. A bit musty, faint soiling to front board, else vg in nicked dj. Signed... View more info

Wittgenstein Legacy : Midwest Studies in Philosophy Volume 17.

By: FRENCH, Peter A., ed. WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig). Midwest Studies in Philosophy, 17). UEHLING, Theodore E., Jr., ed.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press, Notre Dame, IN, 1992, ISBN:0268013942:

Seller ID: 105859


(WITTGENSTEIN, Ludwig). FRENCH, Peter A., Theodore E. UEHLING, Jr., Howard K. WETTSTEIN, eds. The Wittgenstein Legacy : Midwest Studies in Philosophy Volume 17. Editors: Peter A. French, Theodore E. Uehling, Jr., Howard K. Wettstein. Notre Dame, IN: University of Notre Dame Press, (1992). Pp. (6),1-267,(7). 8vo, printed red card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine. Contents: Alasdair MacIntyre's "Colors, Cultures, and Practice" (pp. 1-23); Lars Hertzberg's "Primitive Reactions -- Logic or Anthropology" (pp. 24-39); John McDowell's "Meaning and Intentionalit... View more info

Woman and the Race. Second Edition.

By: HART, Gordon HENSLEY, Sophia Margaret

Price: $140.00

Publisher: John Lovell & Son, Montreal , 1911,:

Seller ID: 102342


HART, Gordon Woman and the Race. Westwood, Mass. : "Published by the Ariel Press", (1911). Second Edition, revised and enlarged. Pp (8),[1]-274, with illustration tipped-in opp. p.[1]. 8vo, light brown mottled paper-covered boards, with black decorative lettering and celtic interlacing design on front board. Watters p.618, Laugher p.243, Rhodenizer p.279. Gordon Hart was apseudonum of Sophia Margaret Hensley, née Almon (b. May 31, 1866, Bridgeto wn, Nova Scotia - d. February 10, 1946), Canadian poet and writer of fiction. With two short introductory pieces (including "To the Young... View more info

Women and the Canadian State / Les femmes et l'Etat canadien. First Edition, hardcover.

By: ANDREW, Caroline and Sanda RODGERS, eds. RODGERS, Sanda, ed.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1997, ISBN:0773514236:

Seller ID: 81749


ANDREW, Caroline and Sanda RODGERS, eds. Women and the Canadian State / Lesfemmes et l'État canadien . Edited by Caroline Andrew and Sanda Rodgers. M ontreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1997). First Edition. Pp. (4),[v]-xxvii,(1),[1]-364. 8vo, red cloth with black lettering to front and spine. Contents: 1. Lorenne M.G. Clark's "Reminiscences and Reflections on the Twentieth Anniversary of the Commission's Report"; 2. Monique Begin's "The Canadian Government and the Commission's Report"; 3. Freda L. Paltiel's "State Initiatives: Impetus and Effects";... View more info

Women, Health, and Nation : Canada and the United States since 1945. FirstEdition.

By: FELDBERG, Georgina, ed. LADD-TAYLOR, Molly, ed. LI, Alison, ed. McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Medicine, 16.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2003, ISBN:0773525009:

Seller ID: 105358


FELDBERG, Georgina, Molly LADD-TAYLOR, Alison LI, and Kathryn McPHERSON, eds. Women, Health, and Nation : Canada and the United States since 1945. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (2003). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-vii,(3),[1]-438. 8vo, tan cloth with black lettering to frontboard and spine. McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services (Hannah Instit ute) Studies in the History of Medicine, volume 16. Series editors: S.O. Freeman and J.T.H. Connor. Contents: 1. Georgina Feldberg, Molly Ladd-Taylor,Alison Li, and Kathryn McPherson's "Comparative Perspectives on Canadia... View more info

Work, Alcohol and the Public House

By: SMITH, Michael A.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Centre for Leisure Studies, 1981, ISBN:0906751179:

Seller ID: 61246


SMITH, Michael A. Work, Alcohol and the Public House. Salford: The Centre for Leisure Studies, 1981. Pp. 36. 4to, blue printed card covers, black comb bound spine. Three essays discussing with "[...] the dependability and predictability required of work as 'timed labour' and the values and sociability patterns fostered by alcohol and public drinking houses." Owner's name inked to title page, else vg. 35.00 View more info

Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. First Edition.

By: EARLE, Michael, (ed.) HERON, Craig, afterword WHITE, Jay GILSON, C.J.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Acadiensis Press / Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies , Fredericton, NB, 1989, ISBN:0919107214:

Seller ID: 116168


EARLE, Michael, (ed.). Workers and the State in Twentieth Century Nova Scotia. Edited by Michael Earle, with an introduction by Michael Earle and Ian McKay and an afterword by Craig Heron. Fredericton, New Brunswick : Published for the Gorsebrook Research Institute of Atlantic Canada Studies by Acadiensis Press, (1989). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-265,(3). 8vo (153 x 227 mm), art-illustrated cream & red card covers, with black lettering to spine. Contents: "Introduction: Industrial Legality in Nova Scotia" by Michael Earle and Ian McKay; "The Coal Miners and the Law in Nova Scotia: F... View more info

Working Together : Two Centuries of Co-operation on Prince Edward Island.

By: BRUCE, Marian CRAN, Elizabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Island Studies Press, Charlottetown, 2004, ISBN:0919013317:

Seller ID: 72264


BRUCE, Marian and Elizabeth CRAN. Working Together : Two Centuries of Co-operation on Prince Edward Island . Charlottetown : Island Studies Press, 2004. First Printing. Pp. (9),10-278,(2). Illustrated. 8vo, photo-illustrated cardcovers, black spine. Contents: 1. Antecedents - Roots of Co-operation, 1800-1900, 2. The Denmark of Canada, 1900-1930, 3. The Island and the Antigonish Movement, 1930-1945, 4. Flood Tide, Ebb Tide, 1946-1963, 5. Meeting the Challenge of Change, 1963-1995, 6. Looking Ahead. Very good. 15.00 View more info

World-Maps for Finding the Direction and Distance to Mecca : Innovation andTradition in Islamic Science. First Edition in dustjacket

By: KING, David A. Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science : Texts and Studies, Volume 36.

Price: $385.00

Publisher: Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation / Brill, London / Leiden - Boston - Koln, 1999, ISBN:9004113673: 1999

Seller ID: 114030

ISBN: 9004113673


KING, David A. World-Maps for Finding the Direction and Distance to Mecca : Innovation and Tradition in Islamic Science. London : Al-Furqan Islamic Heritage Foundation / Leiden - Boston - Koln : Brill, 1999. First Edition. Pp (6),[v]-xxviii,(4),[3]-538. Illustrated. Maps. 4to, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. ADDITIONAL SHIPPING CHARGES WILL BE REQUIRED FOR ORDERS OUTSIDE CANADA DUE TO ITS WEIGHT. Very good in dustjacket. 385.00 "Two remarkable Islamic world-maps were discovered in 1989 and 1995. Both are made of brass and date from 17th-century Iran. ... View more info

Worse than the Disease : Pitfalls of Medical Progress. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DUTTON, Diana B. PRESTON, Thomas A. PFUND, Nancy E.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1988, ISBN:0521349233:

Seller ID: 110358


DUTTON, Diana B. Worse than the Disease : Pitfalls of Medical Progress. With contributions by Thomas A. Preston [and] Nancy E. Pfund. (Cambridge) : Cambridge University Press, (1998). First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xvi,(2),3-328. Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. This book examines fourmedical innovations that epitomize the pitfalls of progress: DES, a synthe tic estrogen prescribed to millions of women to prevent miscarriages, whichproduced devastating side effects; the artificial heart; the 1976 swine fl u immunization program; and genetic engineering. Dutton and the contributor... View more info

Writings of David Thompson, Volume 1 : The Travels, 1850 Version. in dustjacket.

By: THOMPSON, David. MOREAU, William E., ed. with an intro.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2009, ISBN:9780773535589:

Seller ID: 103918


THOMPSON, David. The Writings of David Thompson, Volume 1 : The Travels, 1850 Version. Edited with an introduction by William E. Moreau. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, University of Washington Press, and The Champlain Society, in association with the Centre for Rupert's Land Studies at the University of Winnipeg, (2009). First thus printing. Pp. (4),[v]-lxiv,[1]-352, (6) of maps at rear, + 4 folding maps. 8vo, black paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. "David Thompson's 'Travels' is one of the finest early expressions of the Canadian experience. The ... View more info

Wrong Time, Wrong Place. First Edition

By: CHOYCE, Lesley

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Formac Publishing, Halifax, 1991,:

Seller ID: 15249


CHOYCE, Lesley. Wrong Time, Wrong Place. Halifax : Formac Publishing Limited, 1991. Pp (4),[1]-115,(1). 8vo, trade paperback. A novel for young people. Corey Wheeler deals with racial tensions at his Nova Scotia school. Vg. 5.00 View more info

Yale College : An Educational History 1871-1921. Second Printing in dustjacket, ex-library

By: PIERSON, George Wilson

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven, 1960,:

Seller ID: 113054


PIERSON, George Wilson. Yale College : An Educational History 1871-1921. New Haven : Yale University Press, (September, 1960). Pp (6),vii-xv,(3),3-773,(1). Illustrated.Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine, top edgedyed black. "This is the first volume in a history which illuminates the w hole field of American higher education in the most critical years of its growth. The theme is the evolution of a famous college into the modern, self-governing university. Begininning with the challenge of the new universitymovement and battles over the elective system, the author gives the fir... View more info

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Yankees at Louisbourg. First Edition.

By: RAWLYK, G.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Maine Press, Orono, Maine, 1967,: 1967

Seller ID: 9953


RAWLYK, G.A. Yankees at Louisbourg. Orono, Maine : University of Maine Press, 1967. First Edition. Pp [i-xviii,[1]-209,(3). With maps and a few illustrations in the text. 8vo, illustrated white and brown card covers, white spine with black lettering. Tennyson 419, Tennyson, Cape Bretoniana 1065. Bulletin of the University of Maine, Vol.69, No.19, April 13,1967. University of Maine Studies, Second Series, No.85. George Alexander Rawlyk (b. May 19, 1935, Thorold, Ontario - d. November 23, 1995, Ottawa). Contents: 1. The French ... View more info

Yorkshire Gentry : From the Reformation to the Civil War. First Edition.

By: CLIFFE, J.T. University of London Historical Studes, 25

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Athlone Press, University of London, London, 1969,:

Seller ID: 100438


CLIFFE, J.T. The Yorkshire Gentry : From the Reformation to the Civil War. London: University of London, The Athlone Press, 1969. First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-viii,(4),[1]-446,(2), frontispiece, + 8 p. of black and white plates and 1 folding map. 8vo, navy blue cloth with gilt titles to spine. University of London Historical Studies, volume XXV. Contents: 1. The Social Fabric; 2. The Gentry as Landowners; 3. Farming and Industry; 4. Education and the Pursuit of a Career; 5. The Affluent Society; 6. The Seeds of Decay; 7. The Declining Gentry; 8. Catholicism and Persecution; 9. The Recusant Co... View more info

Young Colonials : A Social History of Education in Trinidad and Tobago 1834-1939.

By: CAMPBELL, Carl C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Press University of the West Indies, Barbados / Jamaica / Trinidad and Tobago , 1996, ISBN:9766400113:

Seller ID: 96027


CAMPBELL, Carl C. The Young Colonials : A Social History of Education in Trinidad and Tobago 1834-1939. Barbados / Jamaica / Trinidad and Tobago : ThePress University of the West Indies, (1996). First Printing. Pp (10),1-387 ,(3). 8vo, illustrated black and white card covers. “The Young Colonials isa comprehensive study of the social history of education in Trinidad and T obago over the century after slave emancipation. A powerful focus (among several) is how, and to what extent, education was a means towards upward social mobility in a multiracial, twin island Caribbean state. The book addr... View more info

Young Negro in America : 1960-1980. in dj.

By: PROCTOR, Samuel D

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Association Press, 1966,:

Seller ID: 41756


PROCTOR, Samuel D. The Young Negro in America : 1960-1980. NY: Association Press, (1966). Pp 160. 8vo, grey cloth. Vg in rubbed, nicked dj. 30.00 View more info

Youth in Israel. Israel Today number 36.

By: BARZEL, Hillel, Dr. Israel Today, 36).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Israel Digest, Jerusalem, 1967,:

Seller ID: 105958


BARZEL, Hillel, Dr. Youth in Israel. Israel Today number 36. Jerusalem: Published by "Israel Digest", P.O.B. 92, April 1967. First Edition. Pp. (2),3-[56]. Illustrated in black and white. Small 8vo, stapled printed white and dark blue card covers with dark blue and black lettering to front cover. Israel Today, number 36. Contents: 1. Introduction: Defining Youth -- Dualityof Attitudes -- The Specific Criteria of Israel -- The Resultant Images of Israel Youth -- Light and Shadow -- The Basic Testament -- Polarization. 2 . The Youth Movements: Origins -- Aims and Influences -- The Outwar... View more info

Yugoslavia After Tito

By: BOROWIEC, Andrew TITO, Josip Broz)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Praeger, New York, 1979, ISBN:0030409160:

Seller ID: 83744


BOROWIEC, Andrew. Yugoslavia After Tito . (New York): Praeger, (1979). Pp. (6),vii-ix,(3),1-122,(10). 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering to front and spine. A survey of the author's perceptions of how Yugoslavia would cope post-Titoism. "The author is not predicting Yugoslavia's doom or imminentdisintegration; he merely intends to point out that a powerful combination of adverse factors is piling up ahead of Yugoslavia's new leaders and, abo ve all, its people." Contents: 1. Exit Tito; 2. The Successors; 3. In Search of a Nation; 4. Brotherly Intentions; 5. Between East and West; 6... View more info

Zande Scheme : An Anthropological Case Study of Economic Development in Africa. in dustjacket

By: REINING, Conrad C Northwestern University African Studies No. 17

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Northwestern University Press, Evanston, Illinois, 1966,:

Seller ID: 103119


REINING, Conrad C. The Zande Scheme : An Anthropological Case Study of Economic Development in Africa. Northwestern University African Studies Number Seventeen. Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 1966. Pp (12),xiii-xxi,(1),1-255,(3),+ 8 pp plates. Maps. Index. 8vo, brown cloth, black lettering to spine. "[...] study of the Zande Scheme, a unique development program designed to test the possibility of making the remoter areas of Africa self-sufficient in manufactured products and less dependent upon the exportation of raw materials. Based upon the manufacture of cloth, cook... View more info