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A Concession to Circumstance: Nova Scotia's Unlimited Supply of Women Teachers, 1870-1960

By: PERRY, George Historical Studies in Education, 15:2, Fall 2003)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canadian History of Education Association, London, ON, 2003,:

Seller ID: 63426


PERRY, George. "'A Concession to Circumstance': Nova Scotia's 'Unlimited Supply' of Women Teachers, 1870-1960 . An article in Historical Studies in Education, Volume 15, Number 2, Fall 2003, pp. 327-360. (London, ON): Canadian History of Education Association, 2003. Pp. (i)-viii,[5],(210-421,[3]. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Also includes articles by Thomas Fleming,Mary Anne Poutanen, Esther Lamontagne, Yolande Cohen, and Chris Peers. Nic k to top edge, else vg. For the issue. 8.00 View more info

Aboriginal Organizations and Their Claims: The Case of Newfounland and Labrador

By: KENNEDY, John C. Canadian Ethnic Studies 19:2 BUCHANAN, Alan G. SHADD, Adrienne L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canadian Ethnic Studies Association, Calgary, 1987,:

Seller ID: 103092


KENNEDY, John C. "Aboriginal Organizations and Their Claims: The Case of Newfounland and Labrador." An article in Canadian Ethnic Studies Vol. XIX, No. 2, 1987, pp 13-25. (Calgary : Canaadian Ethnic Studies Association, 1987). Pp (2),[1]-155,(11). 8vo, decorated blue and white card covers. Other local contents : Adrienne L. Shadd's "Dual Labour Markets in "Core" and "Periphery" Regions of Canada: The Position of Black Males in Ontario and Nova Scotia" (pp 91-109); Alan G. Buchanan's "Education and Ethnic Attitudes: SomeObservations on Anglophones in New Brun... View more info

Accidental Opportunities : A Journey through Many Doors : An Autobiography.Paperback.

By: PACHAI, Bridgal.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Halifax , 2007, ISBN:9781552662366:

Seller ID: 83665


PACHAI, Bridglal. Accidental Opportunities : A Journey through Many Doors :An Autobiography. Halifax : Roseway Publishing, (2007). First Edition. Pp [1]-197,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. “Bridglal (Bridge) Pachai, a life long advocate of social justice, was born in a thatched roof dwelling in Umbulwana, South Africa. His journey has taken him from South Africa to Halifax, Nova Scotia. Along the way he has taught history at universities in Ghana, Malawi, Nigeria, The Gambia, South Africa and Halifax. He has also served as Director of the Black Cultural Centre in Nova S... View more info

Actions and Other Events : The Unifier-Multiplier Controversy.

By: PFEIFER, Karl.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Peter Lang, New York , 1989, ISBN:0820410446:

Seller ID: 104793


PFEIFER, Karl. Actions and Other Events : The Unifier-Multiplier Controversy. New York : Peter Lang, (1989). Pp (10),[1]-203,(3). Index. 8vo, green and white glossy paper covered boards, lettered in black. American University Studies. Series V, Philosophy, Vol. 75. Contents : 1. Introduction. 2. The Unifying Approach. 3. The Multiplying Approach as Alternative. 4. A Consideration of Modifications to the Multiplying Account. 5. The Three Objections Reconsidered. 6. Is the Dispute Real? 7. Final Words on the Multipliers. 8. The Causal Criterion of Event Identity. 9. Conclusion. Karl Pfeifer w... View more info

African Presence in Nova Scotia. An article in Dalhousie Review, Vol. 68, No. 1/2, Spring/Summer 1988

By: PACHAI, Bridglal. TYNES, Maxine OMARI, Abillah H. SWATUK, Larry A.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Dalhousie University Press, Halifax , 1988,:

Seller ID: 93384


PACHAI, Bridglal. “The African Presence in Nova Scotia.” An article in Dalhousie Review, Vol. 68, No. 1/2, Spring/Summer 1988, pp 137-143. (Halifax : Dalhousie University Press Limited, 1988). Pp [1]-199,(1). 8vo, orange cardcovers. A special issue entitled African Worlds. Other contents : Maxine T ynes' “Africa in the World” (Poetry); Jan Vansina's “APast for the Future?”; Abillah H.Omari's “African Political Economies”; Timothy M. Shaw's “Africa in the 1990s”; Christine Obbo's “Uganda's Women”; Alla Mazrui's “Languageand Race in the Black Experience”; Sada Niang's... View more info

Africville : The Life and Death of a Canadian Black Community. First Edition

By: CLAIRMONT, Donald H. MAGILL, Dennis William. HENSON, Guy, foreword.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0771057881:

Seller ID: 96118


CLAIRMONT, Donald H. and Dennis William MAGILL. Africville: The Life and Death of a Canadian Black Community. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart, (1974). First Edition. Pp (8),[9]-272. Illustrated with b&w photos, map. 8vo, illustrated light brown trade paperback. Spadoni & Donnelly 2532. "In the mid-1960's the city of Halifax decided to relocate the inhabitants of Africville -- a pleasant middle-class black community transformed by civic neglect, mismanagement and poor planning into one of the worst city slums in Canada's history. Two sociologists conducted a survey on the relocation and ... View more info

Africville : Une Ame Toujours Vivante.

By: (Africville SAUNDERS, Charles R.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Galerie d'art, Université Mont-Saint-Vincent, Halifax, 1989, ISBN:0770393489:

Seller ID: 88066


(Africville). Africville : Une Ame Toujours Vivante. (Halifax : Galerie d'art, Université Mont-Saint-Vincent, 1989). Pp 1-24. Illustrated. Triple Column. Oblong 8vo, colour illustrated stapled card covers. A book to accompanyan exhibition at Mount Saint Vincent University Art Gallery. Introduction by Charles R. Saunders. Translation by Louise Soucy. Text in French. Wear to spine and edges, back cover smudged, else good. Scarce. 40.00 View more info

Africville Relocation Report Supplement

By: CLAIRMONT, Donald H., and Dennis W. MAGILL

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Institute of Public Affairs, Dalhousie University,, Halifax, N.S., 1973,:

Seller ID: 90881


CLAIRMONT, Donald H., and Dennis W. MAGILL. Africville Relocation Report Supplement. Halifax, N.S.: The Institute of Public Affairs, Dalhousie University, September 1973. Chapters 6, 9, and 10 of a manuscript presented to McClellenad and Stewart Limited for publication under the title Africville : Relocation and Social Change in a Canadian Black Community. Pp (8),191-302,(1),519-691,(3). 4to, illustrated yellow card covers. Contents : 6. Africville as a Social Problem. 9. Relocation and Relocatees. 10. The Implications of the Africville Relocation. Very good. Scarce. 75.00 View more info

Afro-Nova Scotian Portraits.

By: Black History Month

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star. , Halifax, 1993,:

Seller ID: 93805


(Black History Month). Afro-Nova Scotian Portraits. (Halifax, N.S.) : A Special Project of The Chronicle-Herald and The Mail-Star. Friday, February 19, 1993. Pp 1-20 including covers. Illustrated. Quintuple Column. 4to, unbound newsprint. Contents : Reconstructive artist (Artist, pictured on the cover, keeps his past alive with sketches); Gerrish Street Hall (Building served as focal point for N.S. black community); Breaking new ground (Mayoraltytaught Daureen Lewis lesson of perseverance); Black Loyalist's struggle (M any founders of Shelburne left for Sierra Leone in 1792); The Pier's Calyps... View more info

Aging & Cultural Diversity: New Directions and Annotated Bibliography

By: STRANGE, Heather TEITELBAUM, Michele MCCAY, Bonnie J.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Bergin & Garvey Publishers, Inc., South Hadley, Massachusetts, 1987, ISBN:0897891031:

Seller ID: 75668


STRANGE, Heather and Michele TEITELBAUM. Aging & Cultural Diversity: New Directions and Annotated Bibliography. South Hadley, Massachusetts: Begin & Garvey Publishers, Inc., (1987). Pp. [i-xvi],[1]-350,(2). 8vo, blue cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front cover. Chapters include: 1. Rural Malay in Contrasting Developmental Contexts; 2. Old Age, Midwifery and Good Talk: Paths to Power in a West African Gerontocracy; 3. 'Old People andSocial Relations in A Newfoundland "Outport"' by Bonnie J. McCay; 4. Nutri tion and Aging Considered Cross-Culturally; 5. Underlying Issues of... View more info

Allied Arts : Architecture and Craft in Postwar Canada.

By: ALFOLDY, Sandra. McGill-Queen's/Beaverbrook Canadian Foundation Studies in Art History

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 2012, ISBN:9780773540033:

Seller ID: 104818


ALFOLDY, Sandra. The Allied Arts : Architecture and Craft in Postwar Canada. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queens University Press, (2012). Pp. (10),[xi]-xv,(9) of illustrations,[1]-227,(1). Illustrated, sometimes in colour. Large 8vo, illustrated blue and green card covers with white spine, yellow and white lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine, french flaps.A volume in the McGill-Queen's/Beaverbrook Canadian Foundation Studies in Art History series. "During periods of close collaboration, championed by figures like John Ruskin and William Morris, architecture and craft were ... View more info

American Economic Impact on Canada

By: AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH FORSEY, Eugene Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE BRECHER, Irving

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Duke University Press / Cambridge University Press, Durham, N.C. / London , 1959,:

Seller ID: 93708


AITKEN, Hugh G.J., John J. DEUTSCH, W.A. MACKINTOSH, Clarence L. BARBER, Maurice LAMONTAGNE, Irving BRECHER, and Eugene FORSEY. The American Economic Impact on Canada. Durham, N.C. / London : Published for the Duke UniversityCommonwealth-Studies Center [by] Duke University Press [and] Cambridge Uni versity Press, 1959. Pp [i]-xviii,[1]-176,(2). Tables. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering and red panel to spine. Duke University Commonwealth Studies Center Publications No. 12. Contents : I. The Changing Structure of the Canadian Economy, with Particular Reference to the Influence of the Unit... View more info

American Revolution in Indian Country : Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CALLOWAY, Colin G.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995, ISBN:9780521471497:

Seller ID: 114205


CALLOWAY, Colin G.. American Revolution in Indian Country : Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities. (Cambridge) : Cambridge University Press, (1995). First Edition. Pp (8),vii-xxiii,(1),1-327,(7). 8vo, black paper-covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. In the Studies in North AmericanIndian History series. "This study presents the first broad coverage of In dian experiences in the American Revolution rather than Indian participation as allies or enemies of contending parties. Colin Calloway focuses on eight Indian communities as he explores how the Revolution often translate... View more info

American Revolution in Indian Country : Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: CALLOWAY, Colin G. Cambridge Studies in North American Indian history series.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1995, ISBN:0521471494:

Seller ID: 114009


CALLOWAY, Colin G. The American Revolution in Indian Country : Crisis and Diversity in Native American Communities. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, (1995). First Printing. Pp. (6),vii-xxiii,(1),1-327,(7). 8vo, black paper covered spine with black paper covered boards, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Cambridge Studies in North American Indian history series. "This study presents the first broad coverage of Indian experiences in the American Revolution rather than Indian participation as allies or enemiesof contending parties. Colin Calloway focuses on eight Indian communiti... View more info

And I Alone Escaped To Tell You. First Edition, signed.

By: HAMILTON, Sylvia.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gaspereau Press, Kentville, NS, 2014, ISBN:9781554471362:

Seller ID: 105919


HAMILTON, Sylvia. And I Alone Escaped To Tell You. (Kentville): Gaspereau Press, 2014. First Printing. Pp. (8),9-94,(2). 8vo, black card covers, silver lettering to spine, in beige paper jacket, purple lettering to front panel and spine. "The settlement of African peoples in Nova Scotia is a richly layered story encompassing many waves of settlement and diverse circumstances -- from captives to 'freedom runners' who sailed north from the United States with hopes of establishing a new life. The poems in 'And I Alone Escaped to Tell You' endeavour to give these historical events a human voic... View more info

Annual Minutes of the African Baptist Association of Nova Scotia August 18,19, 20, 1984; August 17, 18, 19, 1985; August 16, 17, 18, 1986; August 1 5, 16, 17, 1987.

By: EVANS, Doris (comp.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: African United Baptist Association of Nova Scotia, 1987,:

Seller ID: 93534


EVANS, Doris (comp.). Annual Minutes of the African Baptist Association of Nova Scotia (Incorporated 1919) : 131st Sessions, Second Baptist Church, August 18, 19, 20, 1984; 132nd Sessions, Cherrybrook United Baptist Church, August 17, 18, 19, 1985; 133rd Sessions, Cobequid Road Baptist Church (Sackville High School), August 16, 17, 18, 1986; 134th Sessions, St. Thomas United Baptist Church (North Preston), August 15, 16, 17, 1987. N.pl.: [AfricanUnited Baptist Association of Nova Scotia, 1987]. Pp (2),[1]-5,(3),6-63,(2 ),2-60,(3),2-57,(2),2-50,(1). 8vo, pale blue card covers. Very good. 25.00 View more info

Apartment Seven : Essays Selected and New. First Edition, Paperback.

By: WADDINGTON, Miriam. Studies in Canadian Literature series.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1989, ISBN:0195407091:

Seller ID: 108483


WADDINGTON, Miriam. Apartment Seven : Essays Selected and New. Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1989. First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-x,[1]-214. 8vo, photo-illustrated yellow card cvoers with black lettering to front cover andspine. A volume in the Studies in Canadian Literature series. "In this liv ely collection of essays -- some appearing in print for the first time, others reprinted for a new generation of readers -- Miriam Waddington has created a unique portrait of the Canadian literary world that is part memoir, part reflection. Whether describing a Jewish literary salon in Montreal ... View more info

APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. 12, No.3. 1980

By: APT Bulletin CHARBONNEAU, A. SAUNDERS, I.J. TURNER, S.L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Association for Preservation Technology APT, Ottawa, 1980,:

Seller ID: 107801


(APT Bulletin). APT : Bulletin of the Association for Preservation Technology, Vol. XII, No. 3, 1980. (Ottawa : APT, 1980). Pp [1]-156. Illustrated. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black. Contents : Letter to Editor: re timber construction (by R. Irving); Letter to Editor: ve reproducing cast iron balustrades (by J.S. Howell and J. Lauder); Letter to Editor: re book review (by M/. Denhez); Letter to Editor: re wall construction (by T. Ritchie); Letter to Editor: re documentary notes (by V.O. Ridout); Architectural Trompe-l'oeil in Quebec Around 1900 (by J. Bland); Preservation ... View more info

Artifacts from A Coat of Many Colours: Two Centuries of Jewish Life in Canada. / Objets de l'exposition La tunique aux couleurs multiples: Deux siècles de présence juive au Canada.

By: WEIZMAN, Sandra Morton.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, 1990,:

Seller ID: 81109


WEIZMAN, Sandra Morton. Artifacts from “A Coat of Many Colours: Two Centuries of Jewish Life in Canada.” / Objets de l'exposition “La tunique aux couleurs multiples: Deux siècles de présence juive au Canada. (Hull) : CanadianMuseum of Civilization, (1990). Pp [1]-133,(3). Illustrated. 8vo, illustra ted tan card covers, printed in black. Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies, Mercury Series Paper No. 62. A book to accompany the exhibition of the same name. Parallel bilingual texts (English and French). Name, else verygood. With 16-page exhibition brochure/entrance ticket (stamped Nov... View more info

Artifacts from the CCFCS Collection: Sampling #1

By: TILNEY, Philip V. R. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 5

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Museum of Man, 1973,:

Seller ID: 57496


TILNEY, Philip V. R. Artifacts from the CCFCS Collection: Sampling #1. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series: Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 5. Ottawa: National Museum of Man, March 1973. Pp. 61. Illustrated with numerous black & white photographs of artifacts in the collection.4to, blue card covers, black titles to front and spine. Includes: I. Dress and Accessories; II. Habitat; III. Leisure and Pastime; IV. Religion and Belief. Small tear to spine, owner's name inked to front cover, else vg. 25.00 View more info