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At Home on the Stroll : My Twenty Years as a Prostitute in Canada. 1st ed in dj

By: HIGHCREST, Alexandria

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf Canada, Toronto, 1997, ISBN:0676970532:

Seller ID: 96677


HIGHCREST, Alexandria. At Home on the Stroll : My Twenty Years as a Prostitute in Canada. (Toronto) : Alfred A. Knopf Canada, (1997). First Edition. Pp (6),[1]-249,(1). 8vo, black paper covered boards, silver lettering to spine. "[...] At Home on the Stroll provides an honest, intelligent, first-person account of prostitution. Alexandra Highcrest, a transgendered woman (a male to female transsexual), was a prostitute for 20 years. A university graduate with two degrees, a former escort service manager and cab driver, she knows the business from the inside out. Sympathetic to the trade, and... View more info

Atlantic Canada in the Knowledge-Based Age. Paperback.

By: RUGGERI, Joe.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 2003, ISBN:1551310872:

Seller ID: 114109


RUGGERI, Joe. Atlantic Canada in the Knowledge-Based Age. (Fredericton, N.B. : Policy Studies Centre, University of New Brunswick), June 2003. First Printing. Pp. (2),iii,(1),iv,(7),1-222. 8vo, decorated white paperback with red and black lettering to front cover and spine. Contents: Part I: Economic Framework: 1. Historical Trends: Demographic Trends, 1796-2001 -- Labour Market Trends, 1976-2001 -- Output and Income Trends, 1981-2001 -- Convergence. 2. Special Features of the New Economy: Globalization and Economic Activity -- Information and Communication (IT) Revolution -- Pervasiveness of ... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 1st pbk pr

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) Studies in Canadian Geography BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972,:

Seller ID: 4702


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1972). First Printing. Pp (6), [vii]-[xii], [1]-182, (2). Maps, tables. 8vo, trade paperback. O'Dea 5031. In the series Studies in Canadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "The Physical Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Future&#... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 1st pbk pr, lesser copy

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) Studies in Canadian Geography BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $12.50

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1972,:

Seller ID: 91208


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1972). First Printing. Pp (6), [vii]-[xii], [1]-182, (2). Maps, tables. 8vo, white trade paperback. O'Dea 5031. In the series Studies inCanadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "Th e Physical Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Fu... View more info

Atlantic Provinces. 2nd pbk pr

By: MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.) BROOKES, Ian BLACK, W.A. FORWARD, C.N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1974,:

Seller ID: 9041


MacPHERSON, Alan, (ed.). The Atlantic Provinces. Toronto : University of Toronto Press, (1974). Second Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-[xii],[1]-182,(2). Maps,tables. 8vo, trade paperback. O'Dea 5031 In the series Studies in Canadian Geography. Foreword by Louis Trotier. Chapters : Ian Brookes' "The Physica l Geography of the Atlantic Provinces" (pp.1-45); Alan G. MacPherson's "People in Transition : The Broken Mosaic" (pp.46-72); W.A.Black and J.W.Maxwell's "Resource Utilization : Change and Adaptation" (pp.73-136); and C.N.Forward's "Cities : Function, Form and Future"... View more info

Australian-Canadian Studies : A Journal for the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Vol, 12, No, 2, 1994

By: TURCOTTE, Gerry, and Luke McNAMARA, (eds.) WAINWRIGHT, Andy WAINWRIGHT, J.A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Australian-Canadian Studies, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, NSW, 1994,:

Seller ID: 115700


TURCOTTE, Gerry, and Luke McNAMARA (eds.). Australian-Canadian Studies : A Journal for the Humanities and the Social Sciences. Vol, 12, No, 2, 1994. (Wollongong, NSW : Australian-Canadian Studies, University of Wollongong), 1994. Pp (2),iii-v,(1),1-108. Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated tan card covers,lettered in black. Contents : Discovering Myths: The Creation of the Explo rer in Journals of Exploration (by Simon Ryan); Sea of Dreams: La Verendryeand the Mapping of Desire (by Barbara Belyea); Australia North: The Gaze f rom Above / Down Under in Map of the Human Heart (by J A. Wainright, aka An... View more info

Behind the Headlines : A History of Investigative Journalism in Canada.

By: ROSNER, Cecil.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Don Mills, ON, 2008, ISBN:9780195427332:

Seller ID: 91834


ROSNER, Cecil. Behind the Headlines : A History of Investigative Journalismin Canada. (Don Mills, ON) : Oxford University Press, (2008). First Printi ng. Pp [i]-xv,(1),[1]-250. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Contents : 1. Bringing Down the Government. 2. Pioneers. 3. To the Modern Era. 4. Bigger and Better Scoops. 5. The Public Broadcasters.6. Out of the Mainstream. 7. In Watergate's Wake. 8. Robbers and Cops. 9. Newsmagazine Wars. 10. Dirty Tricks. 11. Investigative Journalism Matures. 12. Undercover, Hidden-Camera, and Gotcha Journalism. 13. The Chilling Effec... View more info

Being Brown : A Very Public Life. First Edition in dustjacket, Signed copy

By: BROWN, Rosemary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Random House, Toronto, 1989, ISBN:0394220501:

Seller ID: 93605


BROWN, Rosemary. Being Brown : A Very Public Life. Toronto : Random House, (1989). First Edition. Pp (8),1-248,+ 8 pp plates. Index. 8vo, brown cloth,gilt lettering to spine. ”Rosemary Brown is one of Canada's most dynamic a nd outspoken personalities. Whether talking as a politician, mother educator, her views are always insightful and highly respected. In Being Brown, Rosemary writes about the people and events she has known and witnessed – from her childhood in Jamaica and the family life that helped to shape her early views of life, to her rise within Canada's social fabric, as a polit... View more info

Beneath the Clouds of the Promised Land : The Survival of Nova Scotia's Blacks. Volume II: 1800-1989. PBK.

By: PACHAI, Bridglal (ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Black Educators Association, Halifax, 1991, ISBN:0889994765:

Seller ID: 21851


PACHAI, Bridglal (ed.). Beneath the Clouds of the Promised Land : The Survival of Nova Scotia's Blacks. Volume II : 1800-1989. (Halifax) : The Black Educators Association (1991). Pp (3),[4]-329,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, red cardcovers. Bridglal “Bridge” Pachai, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., D.C.L., (b. November 30, 1927 in Umbulwana, Natal, South Africa) on is a respected educator, historian and author. George H. Junne, Jr, The History of Blacks in Canada : ASelectively Annotated Bibliography 2703. Including : "Black Loyalists and Black Refugees" ; "The African United Baptist Association"... View more info

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Beyond Anger and Longing : Community and Development in Atlantic Canada. First Edition

By: FLEMING, Berkeley, (ed.). HOUSE, J.D. WYNN, Graeme CONRAD, Margaret

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University / Acadiensis Press, Sackville, N.B. / Fredericton, 1988, ISBN:0919107192: 1988

Seller ID: 26990

ISBN: 0919107192


FLEMING, Berkeley, (ed.). Beyond Anger and Longing: Community and Development in Atlantic Canada. The 1986-87 Winthrop Pickard Bell Lectures in Maritime Studies. [Sackville, N.B.]: Centre for Canadian Studies, Mount Allison University / Fredericton: Acadiensis Press, (1988). First Edition. Pp (5),6-120. Illustrated. 8vo, green illustrated cardcovers, with a Robert 'Bob' Chambers cartoon on the front, white & black lettering to spine. Berkeley Fleming (b. 1946) longtime professor of Sociology at Mount Allison University. Foreword by Larry McCann; Introduction by... View more info

Beyond the Dark Horizon. Signed copy

By: PARKER, Raymond L. PACHAI, Bridglal pub.note

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Black Cultural Centre , Dartmouth, N.S., 1987, ISBN:0921201036:

Seller ID: 93491


PARKER, Raymond L. Beyond the Dark Horizon. Dartmouth, N.S.: Black CulturalCentre for Nova Scotia, (1987). Pp i-viii,79. 8vo, illustrated tan card co vers. “This novel tells the story of the experiences of a black family who chose Nova Scotia as home. Though based on fiction, its substance is rootedin the reality of the general condition of life for thousands of blacks at a time when they were relegated to the bottom rungs of life's ladder of op portunity.” - from page (i). Front inner hinge cracked, else very good. Signed without inscription by the author. 25.00 View more info

Beyond the River and the Bay : Some Observations on the State of the Canadian Northwest in 1811 with a View to Providing the Intending Settler with an Intimate Knowledge of That Country. First Edition in dj

By: ROSS, Eric ROBERTSON, Ian Alexander Bell

Price: $45.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto , 1970, ISBN:0802052231:

Seller ID: 36845


ROSS, Eric. Beyond the River and the Bay : Some Observations on the State of the Canadian Northwest in 1811 with a View to Providing the Intending Settler with an Intimate Knowledge of That Country. (Toronto ) : University ofToronto Press, (1970). First Printing. Pp (),[vii]-xiii,(3),[3]-190,(4) + 5 plates. Illustrated. 9 maps on five folding sheets in rear pocket. 8vo, orange cloth, black lettering to spine. Arora, The Saskatchewan Bibliography4263. "Ian Alexander Bell Robertson, the imaginary writer of this book, wa s invented by the author to describe the Canadian Northwest in 1811, in ... View more info

Big Picture : The Antigonish Movement of Eastern Nova Scotia

By: DODARO, Santo PLUTA, Leonard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queen's University Press , Montreal & Kingston, 2012, ISBN:0773540156:

Seller ID: 104735


DODARO, Santo and Leonard PLUTA. The Big Picture : The Antigonish Movement of Eastern Nova Scotia. Montreal & Kingston : McGill-Queen's University Press , (2012). First Printing. Pp. (14),[xv]-xv,(2),[3]-408. With tables. Index. 8vo, illustrated yellow cardcovers with black lettering to front and spine. No. 57 in the McGill-Queen's Studies in the History of Religion, Series Two. "In the 1930s - when the competitive, free market system lay in ruins and the competing systems of fascism and communism were gaining strength - the Antigonish Movement emerged offering a 'middle way.' The movement... View more info

Birchtown Archaeological Survey (1993) : The Black Loyalist Settlement of Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada.

By: NIVEN, Laird

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Roseway Publishing, Lockeport , 1994, ISBN:0969840721:

Seller ID: 17690


NIVEN, Laird. Birchtown Archaeological Survey (1993) : The Black Loyalist Settlement of Shelburne County, Nova Scotia, Canada. Lockeport, N.S.: Roseway Publishing Company, 1994. Pp (4),i-vi,1-78. Illustrated. Maps. 4to, illustrated blue card covers. Abstract : "The aim of this survey was to record and preserve the historic resources associated with the original Black Loyalist settlement of Birchtown, Shelburne County, Nova Scotia. The survey succeeded in identifying 20 features, ranging from shallow depressions to largestone cellars, dating from the last quarter of the 18th to the 20th cen... View more info

BLAC Report on Education : Rederessing Inequity - Empowering Black Learners. 3 vols

By: Black Learners Advisory Council - Halifax]. CLAYTON, Willard). DAYE, Buddy).

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Black Learners Advisory Council , Halifax , 1994, ISBN:0969876009:

Seller ID: 63655


(Black Learners Advisory Council). BLAC Report on Education : Rederessing Inequity - Empowering Black Learners. (Halifax : Black Learners Advisory Council (BLAC), 1994). In Three Volumes. Pp. 66; 187; 208. 4to white card covers, maroon titles to front and spine. Vol. 1. Summary; Vol. 2. The History of Black Education in Nova Scotia; Case Studies; A Literature Review of Experiences and Activities in Other Jurisdictions; Vol. 3. Participatory Action Research; Results of A Socio-Demographic Survey of the Nova Scotia Black Community. Members of the Committee : CastorWilliams, Brad Barton, Melinda ... View more info

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Black and Bluenose : The Contemporary History of Community. First Edition

By: SAUNDERS, Charles CLARKE, George Elliott, foreword]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, 1999, ISBN:1895900239: 1999

Seller ID: 33191

ISBN: 1895900239


SAUNDERS, Charles. Black and Bluenose : The Contemporary History of Community. Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia, Canada : Pottersfield Press, 1999. First Edition. Pp (6),7-223,(1). illustrated with 9 b&w photos. 8vo (151 x 228 mm), photo-illustrated blue cardcovers, with white & red lettering to spine. . Charles Saunders (b. July 12, 1946 in Pennsylvania). "Nova Scotia is the cradle of an African Canadian community that has existed for more than 200 years. During that time, black Nova Scotians have shared triumphs and tragedies similar to those of other communities... View more info

Black and White in North America : Selected Sources.

By: TAIT, Terence D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McClelland and Stewart, Toronto, 1970,:

Seller ID: 93142


TAIT, Terence D. Black and White in North America : Selected Sources. (Toronto) : McClelland and Stewart Limited, (1970). Pp [i]-x,1-83,(3). 8vo, blueand olive green card covers, lettered in white. In the Curriculum Resource Books Series. Spadoni & Donnelly 2226. Contents : Part One - The Uprooted. 1. The Dark Continent.2. The American Colonists and the Africans. 3.The Fo unding Fathers and Slavery. 4. Slavery in the Northern British and French Colonies. Part Two - The Peculiar Institution. 1. The Experience of Slavery.2. William Lloyd Garrison, Abolitionist. 3. Alexis de Tocqueville and Slav ... View more info

Black Battalion, 1916-1920 : Canada's Best Kept Military Secret. First Edition

By: RUCK, Calvin W. ELLIS, Bruce F., foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nimbus Publishing Limited, Halifax, 1987, ISBN:0920852920:

Seller ID: 3610


RUCK, Calvin W. The Black Battalion, 1916-1920 : Canada's Best Kept Military Secret. (Halifax, N.S.) : Nimbus Publishing Limited, (1987). Pp (10),[1]-125,(1). With 56 b&w photos as well as other illustrations in the text. 8vo, illustrated grey trade paperback. Foreword by Bruce F.Ellis. Revised edition of Canada's Black Battalion : No.2 Construction, 1916-1920. Perkins, Regiments : Regiments and Corps of the British Empire and Commonwealth 1758 –1993 : A Critical Bibliography p.182. "The Black military heritage in Cana da is still generally unknown and unwritten. Most Canadians have no i... View more info

Black Berry, Sweet Juice : On Being Black and White in Canada. First Edition. Inscribed, without dustjacket.

By: HILL, Lawrence.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Harper Flamingo Canada, Toronto, 2001, ISBN:0002000202:

Seller ID: 106295


HILL, Lawrence. Black Berry, Sweet Juice : On Being Black and White in Canada. (Toronto) : Harper Flamingo Canada, (2001). First Printing. Pp. (10),1-245,(1). 8vo, purple paper covered boards with silver lettering to spine. "From my earliest years, I was seeking out links with black folks here and there, wherever I could find them. But several decades would pass before I began -- with the research for this book -- to make a concerted effort to meet people who, like me, were of mixed race. People with one black and one white parent. It was unusual for me to see black people in the 1960s in ... View more info

Black Canadians : History, Experience, Social Conditions. Second PaperbackEdition.

By: MENSAH, Joseph.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fernwood Publishing, Halifax and Winnipeg, 2010, ISBN:9781552663455:

Seller ID: 106572


MENSAH, Joseph. Black Canadians : History, Experience, Social Conditions. Halifax and Winnipeg: Fernwood Publishing, (2010). Second Edition. Pp. (8),ix-x,1-293,(1). 8vo, illustrated black and red card covers with white and red lettering to front cover and spine. "Racial equality cannot be achieved, argues Mensah, as long as historical and contemporary inequalities remain obscured. Using a multidisciplinary perspective -- drawn from sociology, geography, economics, political economy, cultural studies and philosophy -- this book examines the history, experiences and social conditions of Blac... View more info