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Regulation and Competition in Transportation : Selected Works of James C. Nelson.

By: NELSON, James C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Centre for Transportation Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 1983, ISBN:0919804292:

Seller ID: 91717


NELSON, James C. Regulation and Competition in Transportation : Selected Works of James C. Nelson. Vancouver : Centre for Transportation Studies, University of British Columbia, (1983). Pp (2),i-viii,1-441,(1). 8vo, blue cloth, black and silver lettering to front board and spine. Edited by John W. Fuller. Contents : Part I. - Market Structure and Competition in Transportation : Patterns of Competition and Monopoly in Present-Day Transport and Implications for Public Policy; Economies of Large-Scale Operation in the Trucking Industry; Coming Organizational Changes in Transportation; Dynamic Com... View more info

Renegades : Canadians in the Spanish Civil War. Signed Paperback.

By: PETROU, Michael. Studies in Canadian Military History.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UBC Press, Vancouver, 2008, ISBN:9780774814188:

Seller ID: 109886


PETROU, Michael. Renegades : Canadians in the Spanish Civil War. Vancouver / Toronto: UBC Press, (2008). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xxii,(2),[3]-282, + 32 p. of black and white photos. 8vo, photo-illustrated black card covers with red and white lettering to front cover and spine. A volume in the Studies in Canadian Military History series. "Between 1936 and 1939, almost1,700 Canadians defied their government and volunteered to fight in the Sp anish Civil War. They left behind punishing lives in relief camps, mines, and urban flophouses to confront fascism in a country few knew much abou... View more info

Resisting Discrimination : Women from Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean and the Women's Movement in Canada

By: AGNEW, Vijay

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0802006744:

Seller ID: 98343


AGNEW, Vijay. Resisting Discrimination : Women from Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean and the Women's Movement in Canada. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-x,(2),[3]-292,(2). 8vo, greycloth with metallic purple lettering to front and spine. "In her introduct ion to 'Resisting Discrimination', Vijay Agnew quotes Keibo Oiwa: 'We rarely encounter accounts of what the persecuted themselves felt, thought, wished to do, and actually did or failed to do; what meanings they attached to their thoughts and actions.' As Agnew observes, there is little Canadian... View more info

Responsible Government in Nova Scotia. : A Study of the Constitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth

By: LIVINGSTON, W. Ross HOWE, Joseph)

Price: $80.00

Publisher: University of Iowa, Iowa City, 1930,:

Seller ID: 73817


LIVINGSTON, W. Ross. Responsible Government in Nova Scotia : A Study of theConstitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth. Iowa City: Universi ty of Iowa, 1930. Pp (2),3-280. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. University of Iowa Studies in Social Science Volume IX, Number 1. Contents: 1. Nova Scotia and Her People; 2. Government and Early Problems; 3. The Opening of the Contest for Responsible Government; 4. The Issue Presentedto the Ministers of the Crown; the Crumbling of the Opposition; 5. A New C onstitution in Nova Scotia; 6. Coalition Government on Trial; 7. The 'Rump'... View more info

Responsible Government in Nova Scotia. : A Study of the Constitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth

By: LIVINGSTON, W. Ross HOWE, Joseph)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Iowa, Iowa City, 1930,:

Seller ID: 94184


LIVINGSTON, W. Ross. Responsible Government in Nova Scotia : A Study of theConstitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth. Iowa City : Univers ity of Iowa, 1930. Pp (2),3-280. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. University of Iowa Studies in Social Science Volume IX, Number 1. Contents: 1. Nova Scotia and Her People; 2. Government and Early Problems; 3. The Opening of the Contest for Responsible Government; 4. The Issue Presented to the Ministers of the Crown; the Crumbling of the Opposition; 5. A New Constitution in Nova Scotia; 6. Coalition Government on Trial; 7. The 'Rump... View more info

Responsible Government in Nova Scotia. : A Study of the Constitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth

By: LIVINGSTON, W. Ross HOWE, Joseph)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: University of Iowa, Iowa City, 1930,:

Seller ID: 94183


LIVINGSTON, W. Ross. Responsible Government in Nova Scotia : A Study of theConstitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth. Iowa City : Univers ity of Iowa, 1930. Pp (2),3-280. 8vo, black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. University of Iowa Studies in Social Science Volume IX, Number 1. Contents: 1. Nova Scotia and Her People; 2. Government and Early Problems; 3. The Opening of the Contest for Responsible Government; 4. The Issue Presented to the Ministers of the Crown; the Crumbling of the Opposition; 5. A New Constitution in Nova Scotia; 6. Coalition Government on Trial; 7. The 'Rump... View more info

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Responsible Government in Nova Scotia: A Study of the Constitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth w/ R.L.B. bookplate.

By: LIVINGSTON, W. Ross BORDEN, Robert Laird, Sir.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: University of Iowa, Iowa City, 1930,:

Seller ID: 41648


LIVINGSTON, W. Ross. Responsible Government in Nova Scotia : A Study of theConstitutional Beginnings of the British Commonwealth. Iowa City: Universi ty of Iowa, 1930. Pp (2),3-280. 8vo, black cloth. University of Iowa Studies in Social Science Volume IX, Number 1. Contents: 1. Nova Scotia and Her People; 2. Government and Early Problems; 3. The Opening of the Contest for Responsible Government; 4. The Issue Presented to the Ministers of the Crown; the Crumbling of the Opposition; 5. A New Constitution in Nova Scotia; 6. Coalition Government on Trial; 7. The 'Rump' Council and Its Government; ... View more info

Righting the Wrongs : Gus Wedderburn's Quest for Social Justice in Nova Scotia. pbk.

By: RILEY, Marie. WEDDERBURN, Gus).

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, NS, 2011, ISBN:9781897426289:

Seller ID: 94938


RILEY, Marie. Righting the Wrongs : Gus Wedderburn's Quest for Social Justice in Nova Scotia . Lawrencetown Beach, NS: Pottersfield Press, (2011). Pp.(4),5-95,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated black card covers. "During his 50 years in Nova Scotia, H.A.J. (Gus) Wedderburn fought social injustice i n his home province. Growing up in Jamaica, he learned the tenets of respect, fairness and social responsibility from his dynamic family who tought him that giving one's time in the service of others was what life was all about. After studies at McGill University and Mount Allison University, he... View more info

Robert Genn : In Praise of Painting. First Edition in dustjacket

By: GENN, Robert MILLS, Karen Keenlyside, intro.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Merritt, Toronto / Vacouver, 1981, ISBN:0920886175:

Seller ID: 31572


GENN, Robert. Robert Genn : In Praise of Painting. Introduction by Karen Keenlyside Mills. Toronto / Vancouver : Merrit Publishing Company Limited, (1981). First Edition. Pp (v),vi-x,[1]-133,(1). Illustrated in colour and black-and-white. Lasrge 8vo [9 by 11.5 inches], grey boards, white lettering to front board and spine. "ln a oreak with traditional artbook format, British Columbian artist Robert Genn, one of Canada's most prolific and popular painters, has written and illustrated a book about himself, Robert Genn: InPraise of Painting gives the reader a leisurely inside look at the imme... View more info

Sacro o Profano? A Consideration of Four Italian-Canadian Religious Festivals. review copy

By: GIULIANO, Bruce B. Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 17) National Museum of Man)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: National Museums of Canada, 1976,:

Seller ID: 64388


GIULIANO, Bruce B. Sacro o Profano? A Consideration of Four Italian-Canadian Religious Festivals. National Museum of Man, Mercury Series, Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies Paper No. 17. Ottawa: National Museums of Canada, 1976. A review copy. Pp. 64. With eight pages of photographs. 4to, bluecard covers, black titles to front, plain spine. A brief discussion of the Italian-Canadian community in Toronto and the traditional origins of the r eligious festivals held there. Inkstamp to front, small scrape to head of spine, some pencilled underlining, else vg. 25.00 View more info

Sand Hill : Cumberland County's Historical Black Community. pbk.

By: STRONG, Darlene M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Strong's Community Development Publications, Amherst, NS, 2003, ISBN:0968719317:

Seller ID: 77810


STRONG, Darlene M. Sand Hill : Cumberland County's Historical Black Community . (Amherst, NS: Strong's Community Development Publications, 2003). Pp. (8),9-88,(8). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated yellow card covers with olive-green spine, white lettering to spine. A slim local history of the largely black community near Amherst, Nova Scotia. "'Sand Hill' explores and captures the lives and times of the Black community in Amherst, Nova Scotia over the past 100 years. The book unfolds to reveal vibrant text and history photos portraying the work, cultures, and lifestyle of a people who survive... View more info

Sardine Fishing and Canning in New Brunswick

By: INGERSOLL, L.K. CARSON, L.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ginn and Company, 1968,:

Seller ID: 32147


INGERSOLL, L.K. and L.R. CARSON. Sardine Fishing and Canning in New Brunswick. [Toronto] .: Ginn and Company, 1968. Pp [[1]-[24]. Illustrated with photos & diagrams. Large 8vo, stapled illustrated white card covers. Laugher p.257. A Ginn Sample Studies of Canada Teacher's Manual. Contents: Black's Harbour, N.B. (The Bay of Fundy - Sardines); Catching the Fish (Open Water Seining - Plant operations room - Gathering the fish - Weir fishing); Black's Harbour Sardine Factory (Hoisting and packing - Oiling and sealing - Sterilizing - Labelling and boxing - Machines and metals) ; Production and Mark... View more info

Save the World for Me.

By: TYNES, Maxine

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach , 1991, ISBN:091900170x:

Seller ID: 18978


TYNES, Maxine. Save the World for Me. Lawrencetown Beach : Pottersfield Press, (1991). First Printing. Pp (8),7-78. 8vo, illustrated card covers with yellow spine. Maxine Tynes (b. 1949, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 2011, Halifax). A book of poetry. Includes the following poems: "I'm a Kid of the World", "Arachnid My Love", "Mum Calls Me a Mall Crawler", "Prism Rainbows in the Light", "When Someone Special Dies", 'Old Enough", "Pizzafor Breakfast", "My Uncle goes to Literacy School", "Home Is", "Holiday in the... View more info

Saving the Canadian City: The First Phase 1880-1920. An Anthology of Early Articles on Urban Reform. in dj.

By: RUTHERFORD, Paul Social Hist. of Canada 22

Price: $22.50

Publisher: University of Toronto, Toronto, 1974, ISBN:0802021611:

Seller ID: 2179


RUTHERFORD, Paul; Editor and with intro by. Saving the Canadian City: The First Phase 1880-1920. An Anthology of Early Articles on Urban Reform. Toronto: U. of T. Press, 1974. Pp 366. black cloth. # 22 in "The Social History of Canada Series". Contents: 1. A.H. Sinclair's "Municipal Monopolies and Their Management"; 2. James Mavor's "Municipal Ownership of Public Utilities"; 3. Alan C. Thompson's "The Taxation of Franchises"; 4. F.S. Spence's "Some Suggestions as to Toronto Street Railway Problems"; 5. F.W. Hibbard's "The Control of Public Utilities&... View more info

Scottish Tradition. Vol. 6. 1976

By: STRAKA, W.W. (ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies, 1976,:

Seller ID: 103763


STRAKA, W.W. (ed.). Scottish Tradition. Vol. VI. 1976. N.pl.: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies, 1976. Pp (2),3-96. 8vo, blue card covers, decorated and lettered in black. Contents : The Scottish National Party: An Independent Government for Scotland (by William Wolfe); The Rise of Scottish Nationalism In the Nineteenth Century (by Ronald M. Sunter); The Scottish Rising of 1820: A Re-interpretation (by F.K. Donnelly); Strike and Pillage (by R.C. Derksen); The North British Review — Advocate of Italian Independence (by Janet Fyfe); Scott, Ferguson, and the Martial Spirit (by R.C. Gordo... View more info

Scottish Tradition. Vol. 7/8. 1977-78

By: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies) MacINNES, Dan CAMPBELL, Douglas F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadaian Asociation for Scottish Studies, 1978,:

Seller ID: 103762


(Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies). Scottish Tradition. Vol. VII/VIII. 1977-78. N.pl.: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies, [1978]. Pp (4),5-164,(4). 8vo, blue card covers, decorated and lettered in black. Contents : Repression and Religious Dissent in Scotland, 1660-1689 (by Ian B. Cowan); The Role of the Scottish Catholic Society in the Determination of the Antigonish Movement (by Dan MacInnes); Some Remarks on the Episcopal Ideal in Sixteenth Century Scotland (by David I. Howie); Some Remarkable Relatives Of that Remarkable Man, John Galt (by Hamilton B. Timothy); Working Class... View more info

Scottish Tradition. Vol. 9/10. 1979-80

By: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies) RUSH, Doorothy Boyd MOIR, John S. GOLDRING, Philip

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Canadaian Asociation for Scottish Studies, 1980,:

Seller ID: 103764


(Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies). Scottish Tradition. Vol. IX/X. 1979-80. N.pl.: Canadian Asociation for Scottish Studies, [1980]. Pp (4),5-130,(6). 8vo, blue card covers, decorated and lettered in black. Contents :Image and Reality in Popular Historiography: The Scottish Image of the Tur k (by Dorothy Boyd Rush); War and Propaganda during the "Rough Wooing" (by Marcus Merriman); A Selective Appreciation of Adam Smith's Continuing Relevance in the Fields of Philosophy, Moral Welfare and Political Economy (by J.M.A. Gee); Scotland in the Encyclopédie (by Leonard Adams); 'Loya... View more info

Search Out the Land: The Jews and the Growth of Equality in British Colonial America, 1740-1867. in dj

By: GODFREY, Sheldon J. and Judith C. McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History 23

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1995,:

Seller ID: 27672


GODFREY, Sheldon J. and Judith C. Search Out the Land : The Jews and the Growth of Equality in British Colonial America, 1740-1867. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press, (1995). Pp 396. Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth. McGill-Queen's Studies in Ethnic History 23. Vg-fine in dj. 25.00 View more info

Second Mile presents The Fourteenth Annual Lancelot Lecture.

By: PACHAI, Bridglal.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Second Mile, Hantsport, N.S., 1989,:

Seller ID: 90611


PACHAI, Bridglal. The Second Mile presents The Fourteenth Annual Lancelot Lecture. Hantsport, N.S.: The Second Mile, 1989. Pp [1]-36 including covers.Illustrated. Advertisements. 8vo, illustrated stapled white cardcovers. Th e program for the 14th Lancelot Lecture (the text of the lecture is not included) : “The Struggle for Liberation: Blacks in Natal, South Africa and InNova Scotia, Canada” by Bridglal Pachai. Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born in r ural South Africa, grew up under apartheid, and came to Canada in 1975 on aSenior Killam Fellowship as a professor in the history department of Da... View more info

Seeking the Highest Good : Social Service and Gender at the University of Toronto, 1888-1937. First Edition.

By: BURKE, Sara Z. Studies in Gender and History).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1996, ISBN:0802007821:

Seller ID: 105291


BURKE, Sara Z. Seeking the Highest Good : Social Service and Gender at the University of Toronto, 1888-1937. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, (1996). First Printing. Pp. (22),3-194,(2). Illustrated in black and white. 8vo, olive cloth with black lettering to front board and spine. A volume in the Studies in Gender and History series (general editors: Franca Iacovetta and Craig Heron). "In the summer of 1910, the University of Toronto opened its settlement house in one of Toronto's crowded manufacturing districts. The university's first active response to social problems in the city be... View more info