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Housing in Postwar Canada : Demographic Change, Household Formation, and Housing Demand. First Edition, hardcover

By: MIRON, John R.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston , 1988, ISBN:0773506144:

Seller ID: 111251


MIRON, John R. Housing in Postwar Canada : Demographic Change, Household Formation, and Housing Demand. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, (1988). First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-x,(2),3-309,(1). 8vo, brick red cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. "Between 1945 and 1981 the Canadian population doubled, while the number of dwelling units more than tripled. John Miron shows how changes in demographic structure and housing affordability affected postwar household formation and housing demand. A central theme of his argument is that no single explanation adequ... View more info

Human Rights and Race Relations : Blacks in Nova Scotia : Some Recent Perspectives.

By: PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1988,:

Seller ID: 93207


PACHAI, Bridglal. “Human Rights and Race Relations : Blacks in Nova Scotia : Some Recent Perspectives. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [late 1980s]. Pp 1-22 typescript. 4to, corner stapled leaves. Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born in rural South Africa, grew up under apartheid, and came to Canada in 1975 on a SeniorKillam Fellowship as a professor in the history department of Dalhousie Un iversity, Halifax, Nova Scotia. He later became executive director of the Black Cultural Centre and director of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Association. Creased, else very good. 12.00 View more info

Human Rights Commission : Annual Report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 1992

By: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, 1992,:

Seller ID: 93267


(PACHAI, Bridglal). Human Rights Commission : Annual Report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 1992. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, 1992. Pp [1]-44. 8vo, blue stapled card covers, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction; Administration Division; Investigation Division; Public Education Division; Affirmative Action Division; Race Relations Division; Field Services. Bridglal Pachai, Executive Director of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Human Rights Commission : Annual Report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 1993

By: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, 1993,:

Seller ID: 93270


(PACHAI, Bridglal). Human Rights Commission : Annual Report for the fiscal year ending March 31, 1993. N.pl.: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, 1993. Pp [1]-49,(3). 8vo, blue stapled card covers, lettered in white. Contents : Introduction; Administration Division; Investigation Division; Public Education Division; Affirmative Action Division; Race Relations Division; Field Services. Bridglal Pachai, Executive Director of the Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission. Very good. 10.00 View more info

Human Rights Debate & Dilemma. An article in Pearson Notes, Vol. 8, No. 1, December 1993

By: PACHAI, Bridglal COHEN, M. Lee MORRISON, I. David

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Lester Pearson Institute for International Development, Dalhousie University, Halifax, N.S., 1993,:

Seller ID: 93208


PACHAI, Bridglal. “The Human Rights Debate & Dilemma.” An article in Pearson Notes, Vol. 8, No. 1, December 1993, pp 2-3. Halifax, N.S.: The Lester Pearson Institute for International Development, Dalhousie University, 1993. Pp [1]-8 including covers. Double Column. 4to, cream stapled self-wraps. Other contents : “Canadian Immigration Law” (by M. Lee Cohen); “Human Rights and Religion” (by I. David Morrison). Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born in ruralSouth Africa, grew up under apartheid, and came to Canada in 1975 on a Sen ior Killam Fellowship as a professor in the history department ... View more info

Hunters in the Barrens : The Naskapi on the Edge of the White Man's World. Paperback.

By: HENRIKSEN, Georg. ISER Social and Economic Studies, 12).

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, 1986,:

Seller ID: 52256


HENRIKSEN, Georg. Hunters in the Barrens : The Naskapi on the Edge of the White Man's World. (St.John's): Institute of Social and Economic Research, Memorial University of Newfoundland, (1986). Tenth Printing. Pp (4),[v]-xi,(1),[1]-133,(1). 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black and brown lettering to front cover and spine. ISER Social and Economic Studies, Number 12. O'Dea 5241, Helm, The Indians of the Subarctic : A Critical Bibliography97. First edition was 1973. Part I: The Setting. 1. The Naskapi and their Environment. Part II. The World of the Hunter. 2. Nomads in the Barren Lands... View more info

I & I. 1st pr.

By: CLARKE, George Elliott

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Goose Lane Editions, Fredericton, NB, 2009, ISBN:9780864925138:

Seller ID: 93199


CLARKE, George Elliott. I & I . (Fredericton, NB): Goose Lane Editions, (2009). First Printing. Pp. (10),11-237,(3). 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "This verse novel [by the prolific Windsor-born author] smoulders with forbidden lust and blazes with brutality. With his trademark artistry, Clarke fearlessly ignites the grotesque and repugnant." - from the rear cover. Very good. 12.50 View more info

I Never Heard Their Cry! Selected Poems of George Borden

By: BORDEN, George

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, Halifax, N.S., 2013, ISBN:9781554575534:

Seller ID: 108449


BORDEN, George. I Never Heard Their Cry! Selected Poems of George Borden. (Halifax, N.S.: Department of Education and Early Childhood Development, 2013). First Edition. Pp (1),ii-iii,(2),2-40. 8vo, illustrated red card covers, lettered in white, with a blank spine. "George Borden, who describes himself as a poet, author, and songwriter, was born in 1935 in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia,..." (from the back cover). Contents : I. The Perilous Journey : For No Good Reason; Fashions of Slavery; I Never Heard Their Cry!; Plantation North; Faded Footprints; Africadian Lament. II. Pioneers and Path... View more info

Identifications : Ethnicity and the Writer in Canada. First Edition.

By: BALAN, Jars, (ed.) KREISEL, Henry ARNASON, David LEVITAN, Seymour

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta, Edmonton, 1982, ISBN:0920862152:

Seller ID: 101506


BALAN, Jars, (ed.). Identifications : Ethnicity and the Writer in Canada. Edited by Jars Balan. Edmonton: The Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies,University of Alberta, 1982. First Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xii,[1]-158,(6). 8vo, illustrated white card covers with black lettering to front and spine . A volume in the Alberta Library in Ukrainian Canadian Studies series. "Presents selected papers froma conference held in Edmonton in 1979, which examined the relationship between ethnicity and the literature of selected writers in Canada." - from the rear cover. Contents: Henry Kreisel's &... View more info

Identity : The Black Experience in Canada.

By: WALKER, James.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Ontario Educational Communications Authority in association with Gage Educational Publishing Ltd, 1979, ISBN:0771583281:

Seller ID: 91865


WALKER, James. Identity : The Black Experience in Canada. N.pl.: The Ontario Educational Communications Authority in association with Gage EducationalPublishing Ltd., (1979). Pp (2),[i]-x,1-163,(1). Illustrated. 4to, illustr ated brown card covers. Contents : I. Canadian Black History (Introduction). II. Contemporary Black Canada (Immigration; Education; Organization). III. Resources. Very good. 20.00 View more info

Illegal : A novel. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: HILL, Lawrence.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, Toronto, 2015, ISBN:9781554683933:

Seller ID: 111836


HILL, Lawrence. The Illegal. A novel. (Toronto): HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., (2015). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (6),1-392,(2). 8vo, orange boards, black decoration to front board, black lettering to spine. "Like every boy on the mountainous island of Zantoroland, running is all Keita's ever wanted to do. In one of the poorest nations in the world, running means respect. Running means riches -- until Keita is targeted for his father's outspoken political views and discovers he must run for his family's survival. He signs on with notorious marathon agent Anton Hamm, but when Keita fails... View more info

Imaro. First Edition, paperback

By: SAUNDERS, Charles DE LINT, Charles

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Night Shade Books, San Francisco & Portland, 2006, ISBN:9781597800365:

Seller ID: 112393


SAUNDERS, Charles. Imaro. Featuring an Introduction by Charles De Lint. SanFrancisco & Portland : Night Shade Books, (2006). First Edition. Pp (8),1- 224. 8vo, illustrated card covers, lettered in black, red and white. "Imarois a rousing adventure... a tale of a young man's continuing struggle to g ain acceptance amongst his people, and to break the cycle of alienation andviolence that plagues his life. Imaro is heroic fantasy like it's never be en done before. Based on Africa, and African traditions and legends, Charles Saunders has created Nyumbani (which means «home» in Swahili), an a... View more info

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Immigrant Groups. Minority Canadians 2. Third Printing

By: ELLIOTT, Jean Leonard (ed.). GILLIS, A. Ronald LAPORTE, Pierre MILLETT, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Prentice-Hall of Canada, Scarborough, Ontario , 1972,: 1972

Seller ID: 90631

ISBN: 0135846498


ELLIOTT, Jean Leonard, (ed.). Immigrant Groups. Minority Canadians 2. Scarborough, Ontario : Prentice-Hall of Canada Ltd., (1972). Third Printing. Pp (8),1-215,(1). Some tables in the text. 8vo, green cardcovers. Jean Leonard Elliott was with the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia at the time of publication. Contents : Introduction. 1. Minority Groups: a Canadian Perspective (by Jean Leonard Elliott). Religious Minorities : 2. The Hutterites: a Communal Sect (by John W. Bennett); 3. Mennonit... View more info

Impertinences of Brother Anonymous (Frere Untel)

By: Untel, Frere

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Harvest House, Montreal, 1967,:

Seller ID: 103117


UNTEL, Frère. The Impertinences of Brother Anonymous. Preface by André Larendeau. Translation by Miriam Chapin. Montreal : Harvest House, (1967). Seventh Printing. Pp. (8), [9]-126, (2). 8vo, red cardcovers lettered in black & white. Cover title: The Impertinences of Brother Anonymous (Frère Untel).Editor's Note by Maynard Gertler. Includes the "Dedication to the 1965 Edi tion" by Brother Jean-Paul Desbiens. "Brother Anonymous (Frère Untel) is aflesh-and-blood teaching friar. The scene is Quebec of 196- - now! Laying aside the diffidence of his Order he attacks the society arou... View more info

In Armageddon's Shadow : The Civil War and Canada's Maritime Provinces. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: MARQUIS, Greg. Gorsebrook Institute.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 1998, ISBN:0773517928:

Seller ID: 32022

ISBN: 0773517928


MARQUIS, Greg. In Armageddon's Shadow : The Civil War and Canada's Maritime Provinces. Halifax / Montreal & Kingston, London, Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press [with the] Gorsebrook Research Institute for Atlantic Canada Studies, Saint Mary's University, (1998). First Edition. Pp. (8),[ix]-xx,[1]-389,(7). With a few illustrations in the text. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Greg Marquis taught at Saint Mary's University at the time of publication. "In this engaging and accessible account, Greg Marquis explores the shadow cast on the Maritimes and it... View more info

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In Search of R.B. Bennett. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: WAITE, P.B. BENNETT, R.B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, Montreal & Kingston, 2012, ISBN:9780773539082: 2012

Seller ID: 97079

ISBN: 0773539085


WAITE, P.B. In Search of R.B. Bennett. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (2012). First Edition. Pp (8),[ix]-xiv,(10),[3]-364,(6). Some illustrations in the text. 8vo, black boards, gilt lettering to spine. lettering to spine. Peter Busby Waite, OC (b. 1922, Toronto, Ontario), Canadian historian."No Canadian prime minister ha s a legacy as uncertain as that of R.B. Bennett (1870-1947). The Conservative party leader of the country during the worst years of the Great Depression, Bennett's fortune and ascension to the British House of Lords alienated ... View more info

In Search of Sanity : A Chronicle of the Canadian Mental Health Association, 1918-1988. First Edition Paperback, signed, with letter.

By: GRIFFIN, John D.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Third Eye, London, Canada, 1989, ISBN:0919581501: 1989

Seller ID: 114129

ISBN: 0919581501


GRIFFIN, John D. In Search of Sanity : A Chronicle of the Canadian Mental Health Association, 1918-1988. London, Canada : Third Eye, 1989. First Printing. Pp. (4),v-xxiv,[1]-288. Illustrated with b&w photos. 8vo, decorated white card covers with red, black & blue lettering to front cover, black & blue lettering to spine. Colonel John (Jack) Douglas Morecroft Griffin, OC, MD, MA, FRCP(C) (b. 1906, Hamilton, Ontario - d. 2001). 1. The Background: Origin and Growth of Voluntary Work - Clarence M. Hincks and Clifford W. Beers -- Preliminary Meetings and Formal Organiz... View more info

In the Province of History : The Making of the Public Past in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia. First Edition, paperback

By: McKAY, Ian and Robin BATES BATES, Robin RADDALL, Thomas) BIRD, Will R.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2010, ISBN:9780773537040:

Seller ID: 88514


McKAY, Ian and Robin BATES. In the Province of History : The Making of the Public Past in Twentieth-Century Nova Scotia . Montreal and Kingston : McGill-Queens University Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp. (14),[3]-481,(3). With a few illustrations in the text. 8vo (158 x 234 mm), art-illustrated cardcovers with black lettering to white spine. Ian McKay (b. 1953). "Nova Scotia's captivating natural beauty and important place in the history of North America and the Atlantic world make it a premier tourist destination for visitors from around the world. From re-enactments at the Halifax Citad... View more info

Indian Government : Its Meaning in Practice

By: CASSIDY, Frank, and Robert L. BISH BISH, Robert L.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oolichan Books and The Institute for Research on Public Policy, Lantzville, B.C. / Halifax, N.S., 1989, ISBN:0889820953:

Seller ID: 106680


CASSIDY, Frank, and Robert L. BISH. Indian Government : Its Meaning in Practice. (Lantzville, B.C.) : Oolichan Books / (Halifax, N.S.) : The Institutefor Research on Public Policy , 1989. Pp (2),v-xxvii,(3),3-186,(2). 8vo, i llustrated black card covers, lettered in red and white. "Based upon a variety of research approaches and focusing on nineteen case studies covering bands and tribal councils in Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, and BritishColumbia, this book is an examination of Indian government and its meaning in practice. [...] four specific elements of governance are examined: c... View more info

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Indian-European Trade Relations in the Lower Saskatchewan River Region to 1840.

By: THISTLE, Paul C.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, 1986, ISBN:088755105X: 1986

Seller ID: 93723

ISBN: 088755105X


THISTLE, Paul C. Indian-European Trade Relations in the Lower Saskatchewan River Region to 1840. (Winnipeg) : The University of Manitoba Press, (1986). First Edition. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-136,(4). Frontispiece. Maps. Index. 8vo, black cloth, copper lettering to spine. Manitoba Studies in Native History II. “This study examines the development of trade relations between Hudson's Bay Company traders and the Cree of the lower Saskatchewan River region of Cumberland House and The Pas. It begins with the initial contact between Indian and European in the mid-seventeenth c... View more info