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Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Population of New Glasgow

By: Black Studies) SKINNER, Bette CLARK, Vivian PARIS, Peggy

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission, Halifax , 1973,:

Seller ID: 4742


(Black Studies). Black Community Profile : A Survey of the Black Populationof New Glasgow; Summer 1973. Halifax : Nova Scotia Human Rights Commission , 1973. Pp (4),[1]-50,(3),1-8,(3). Lg.8vo, green card covers, coil bdg. Vaison p.53. Research Conducted by Bette Skinner (co-ordinator), Vivian Clark,Janice Jewell, Marilyn Jordan, and Peggy Paris. Sections : History & Attit udes, Housing, Social & Legal Services, Recreation, Education, and Employment. Very good. 30.00 View more info

Black History in the Maritimes : Major Themes and Teaching Strategies : Selected Bibliography.

By: WALKER, James W. St.G.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: 1985,:

Seller ID: 91037


WALKER, James W. St.G. Black History in the Maritimes : Major Themes and Teaching Strategies : Selected Bibliography. N.pl.: n.pub., n.d. [ca 1985]. Pp [1]-11 leaves, printed one side only. 4to, photocopied leaves, corner stapled. A photocopied typed bibliography of references to black history in the Maritimes. Contents : A. Bibliographies. B. General Works on Blacks in Canada. C. Works on Race Relations in Canada. D. Biographical Works. E. Bookson Blacks in the Maritimes. F. Articles on Blacks in the Maritimes. G. Rep orts. H. Graduate Theses on Blacks in the Maritimes. Horizontal fold, else ... View more info

Black Ice : The Lost History the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes, 1895-1925. First Edition in dustjacket

By: FOSTY, George and Darril

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Stryker-Indigo Publishing Company, Inc., New York, 2004, ISBN:0965116867:

Seller ID: 90600


FOSTY, George and Darril. Black Ice : The Lost History the Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes, 1895-1925 . [With a foreword by Dr. Henry Bishop]. New York : Stryker-Indigo Publishing Company, Ltd., (2004). First Printing.Pp. (4),i-ix,(1),1-235,(5). Illustrated. 8vo, black cloth with metallic le ttering to spine. "The Colored Hockey League of the Maritimes was formed in1895 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Comprised of the sons and grandsons of runaway American slaves, the league helped pioneer the sport of ice hockey, changing this winter game from the primitive "gentleman's past-t... View more info

Black Identity in Nova Scotia : Community and Institutions in Historical Perspective

By: WALKER, James W.St.G.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Black Cultural Centre , 1985,:

Seller ID: 27248


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Identity in Nova Scotia : Community and Institutions in Historical Perspective. N.pl.: Black Cultural Centre for Nova Scotia, n.d. [1985]. Pp [1]-28. 8vo, stapled cream card covers. Vg. 10.00 View more info

Black Islanders : Prince Edward Island's Historical Black Community. Second Printing.

By: HORNBY, Jim. Island Studies.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Institute of Island Studies, Charlottetown, 1992, ISBN:0919013147:

Seller ID: 12530


HORNBY, Jim. Black Islanders : Prince Edward Island's Historical Black Community. Charlottetown : Institute of Island Studies, (1992). Second Printing. Pp (8), ix-xvii, (1), 1-116, (2). Illustrated. Map. 8vo, illustrated greycard covers with black & blue lettering to front cover, black lettering to spine. No.3 in the Island Studies series. Sections : Slavery on the Island of St.John, 1781-1825; Lives under Slavery, 1784-1832; Racism in Popular C ulture: Some Island Examples; The Bog: Charlottetown's Black District; Beyond the Bog. With index. Previous owner's blindstamp to title page, else ver... View more info

Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. Signed copy

By: BROTZ, Howard.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Schocken Books, New York , 1970,:

Seller ID: 86854


BROTZ, Howard M. The Black Jews of Harlem : Negro Nationalism and the Dilemmas of Negro Leadership. New York : Schocken Books, (1970). First Schocken Edition. Pp [i]-x,(2),1-144,+ 4 pp photos. Index. 8vo, illustrated reddish-brown card covers. In the Sourcebooks in Negro History series. “Dating fromthe heyday of Garveyism in the 1920's, Harlem's Congregation of Commandmen t Keepers, under the leadership of Rabbi Wentworth A. Matthew, represents an important stage of the black man's spiritual odyssey in the New World. Kept from all communion with his past through slavery and later stripped of... View more info

Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. First Edition

By: ROBERTSON, Carmelita

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax, 2000, ISBN:0888716338:

Seller ID: 83722


ROBERTSON, Carmelita. Black Loyalists of Nova Scotia : Tracing the History of Tracadie Loyalists 1776-1787. Curatorial Report 91. Halifax: Nova ScotiaMuseum, 2000. First Edition. Pp (6),7-146,(1). Illustrated. Index. 4to, bl ack coil binding, black and grey printed card covers. Contents : Preface : Remembering Black Loyalists, Black Communities. Introduction. 1. Black Loyalists from New York to Port Mouton, Nova Scotia, 1783. 2. Black Loyalists of Guysborough, 1776-1785. 3. Black Loyalists ofTracadie, Nova Scotia, 1787.Appendices: A. Name Variations of Tracadie Land Grantees B. Table of Ships ... View more info

Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone 1783-1870. 1st in dj. signed.

By: WALKER, James W.St.G.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Longman & Dalhousie University Press, Halifax, 1976, ISBN:058264190x:

Seller ID: 20813


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Loyalists : The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870. (Halifax) : Longman & DalhousieUniversity Press, (1976). First Printing. Pp. (4),[v]-xvi,(2),[1]-438,+ 8 pp.plates. 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering to spine. A volume in the Dalhousie African Studies Series. General editor; John Flint. Contents: 1. Origin of the Black Loyalists: The slaves' war for independence, 1775-83; 2. Land and Settlement in Nova Scotia: The establishment of a free black community, 1783-91; 3. Freedom Denied: The bondage of dependence, 1783-91; 4. Bla... View more info

Black Loyalists: The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone 1783-1870. UofT Paperback.

By: WALKER, James W.St.G. Reprints in Canadian History.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Toronto, 1999, ISBN:0802074022:

Seller ID: 110038


WALKER, James W.St.G. The Black Loyalists : The Search for a Promised Land in Nova Scotia and Sierra Leone, 1783-1870. Toronto : University of TorontoPress, (1999). Pp. (4),[v]-xxv,(1),1-438. 8vo, illustrated purple and gree n card covers with pink spine, green and white lettering to front cover andspine. A volume in the Reprints in Canadian History series. Contents: 1. O rigin of the Black Loyalists: The slaves' war for independence, 1775-83; 2.Land and Settlement in Nova Scotia: The establishment of a free black comm unity, 1783-91; 3. Freedom Denied: The bondage of dependence, 1783-91; 4. B... View more info

Black Music in the Maritimes

By: HENRY, Frances Canadian Folk Music Journal, 3, 1975) COX, Gordon CORMIER, Charlotte

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canadian Folk Music Society, Don Mills, ON, 1975,:

Seller ID: 71687


HENRY, Frances. "Black Music in the Maritimes" . An article in the CanadianFolk Music Journal, volume 3, 1975, pp. 11-21. (Don Mills, ON): Canadina F olk Music Society, 1975. Pp. 1-56. 8vo, stapled printed white card covers. Also includes: Gordon Cox's "The Christmas Carolling Tradition of Green's Harbour, Trinity Bay, Newfoundland", Laurel Doucette's "An Introduction to the Puckett Collection of Ontario Folklore", Charlotte Cormier's "Situation de la recherche en folklore Acadien", Edith Fowke's "Songs of a Manitboa Family", and Philip J. Thomas's "... View more info

Black Nova Scotians. First Edition

By: GRANT, John N. WHITE, William). VIENNEAU, Azor). WHITE, Portia).

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1980, ISBN:0919680208: 1980

Seller ID: 6486

ISBN: 0919680208


GRANT, John N. Black Nova Scotians. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, 1980. First Printing. Pp (3),4-47,(1). Map. 8vo, white matte card covers, black lettering to front cover & spine. Drawings by Azor Vienneau. A brief overview. The Pre-Loyalist Period; The Loyalist Period; The Emigration of the Black Loyalists; Guysborough Settlement; The Maroons; The Decline of Slavery in Nova Scotia; The Emigration of the Chesapeake Blacks; Emigration to Trinidad; The Passing Years; 'And The People Said Amen'; Black Nova Scotians to 190... View more info

Black Nova Scotians. Second Printing.

By: GRANT, John N. DIXON, George HUSBANDS, B.A. HALL, William Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nova Scotia Museum, Halifax , 1984, ISBN:0919680208:

Seller ID: 6487


GRANT, John N. Black Nova Scotians. Halifax : Nova Scotia Museum, (1984). Second Printing. Pp (3), 4-47, (1). Map. 8vo, white card covers with black titles to front and spine. John Norman Grant (b. 1946, Antigonish, Nova Scotia). Drawings by Azor Vienneau. A brief overview. Chapters : The Pre-Loyalist Period; The Loyalist Period; The Emigration of the Black Loyalists; Guysborough Settlement; The Maroons; The Decline of Slavery in Nova Scotia; TheEmigration of the Chesapeake Blacks; Emigration to Trinidad; The Passing Y ears; 'And The People Said Amen'; Black Nova Scotians to 1901; A Part of th... View more info

Black Presence in Multi-Ethnic Canada.

By: D'OYLEY, Vincent (ed.). JONES, B.A. CRISS, A.E. WIEN, F.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: University of British Columbia / Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, Vancouver / Toronto , 1978,: 1978

Seller ID: 93479


D'OYLEY, Vincent, (ed.). Black Presence in Multi-Ethnic Canada. Vancouver : Centre for the Study of Curriculum and Instruction, Faculty of Education, University of British Columbia / Toronto : Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, n.d. [1978]. Pp [i]-xxvii,(1),1-472. 4to, white card covers, lettered in brown. Sections : I. The Search for a Black Identity. II. History and Socio-Economic Development of Blacks in Canada. III. Multiculturalism and Black Lifestyle. IV. Multiculturalism: Theory and Practice. V. Multiculturalism in Education. VI. Black P... View more info

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Black Women Who Made a Difference in Nova Scotia. First Edition

By: WILLIAMS, Dolly, ed.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Congress of Black Women of Canada, Preston, Nova Scotia, 2007, ISBN:9780978332709:

Seller ID: 78511


WILLIAMS, Dolly, (ed.). Black Women Who Made a Difference in Nova Scotia. Edited by Dolly Williams. (Preston / Cherry Brook / Lake Loon / Westphal : "Congress of Black Women of Canada, Preston / Cherry Brook / Lake Loon / Westphal & Area Chapter", 2007). First Edition. Printed by Halcrafters Inc. Pp. (2),i-vi,1-108. Illustrated with a b&w photo to accompany each of the biographies as well as a few more. Double column. 8vo, photo-illustrated browncardcovers, white lettering to spine. The spine has "Volume 1" though we h ave yet to see a second. Dolly Glasgow-Williams (b. East Pr... View more info

Blacks in Canada and the Multicultural Mosaic. Typescript of a lecture delivered to the University of Sokoto Students Historical Society, Nigeria,

By: PACHAI, Bridglal

Price: $20.00

Publisher: 1984,:

Seller ID: 93206


PACHAI, Bridglal. Blacks in Canada and the Multicultural Mosaic. Typescriptof a lecture delivered to the University of Sokoto Students Historical Soc iety, Nigeria, 1984. Pp [1]-17 leaves, typed one side only. 4to, corner stapled leaves. 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. Dr. Bridglal Pachai was born in rural South Africa, grew up under apartheid, and came to Canada in 1975 on a Senior Killam Fellowship as a professor in the history department of Dalhousie University,... View more info

Blazing Figures : A Life of Robert Markle.

By: MARKLE, Robert WAINWRIGHT, J.A.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Wilfred Laurier University Press, Waterloo, Ontario , 0, ISBN:9781554581825:

Seller ID: 88111


(MARKLE, Robert). WAINWRIGHT, J.A. Blazing Figures : A Life of Robert Markle. (Waterloo, Ontario : Wilfred Laurier University Press, (2010). First Edition. Pp [i]-xii,[1]-289,(3). Illustrated/ Index. 8vo, black cloth, silver lettering to spine. "Robert Markle (19361990) was an infamous figure on theCanadian cultural scene for almost three decades. His paintings and drawin gs celebrating the female nude were deemed obscene by Ontario courts in 1965, and Markle defended them on national television, emphasizing what he considered a crucial distinction between eroticism and pornography. Althou... View more info

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Blue Banner : The Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presbyterian Witness in Halifax. First Edition in dustjacket

By: CAHILL, Barry, Laurence DeWOLFE, Murray ALARY, Elizabeth A. CHARD DeWOLFE, Laurence CHARD, Elizabeth A. YORKE, Lois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McGill-Queens University Press, Montreal and Kingston, 2008, ISBN:9780773533585:

Seller ID: 77523


CAHILL, Barry, Laurence DeWOLFE, Murray ALARY, Elizabeth A. CHARD, and LoisYORKE. The Blue Banner : The Presbyterian Church of Saint David and Presby terian Witness in Halifax . Montreal and Kingston: "Published for the Presbyterian Church of Saint David by McGill-Queens University Press", (2008). First Edition. Pp. (5),vi-x,(14) of illustrations,(2),[3]-324. Illustrated. 8vo, black paper-covered boards with silver lettering to spine. "The Blue Banner is a case study of the survival of historic denominationalism grounded in resistance to church union. It traces the origins and near... View more info

Book of Negroes : Illustrated Edition. First edition in dustjacket, signed.

By: HILL, Lawrence

Price: $100.00

Publisher: HarperCollins, Toronto, 2009, ISBN:9781554686957:

Seller ID: 103513


HILL, Lawrence. The Book of Negroes : Illustrated Edition. (Toronto): HarperCollins, (2009). First Canadian Printing. Pp. (8),[ix]-xv,(3),[1]-[510]. Illustrated in colour. Illustrated map endpapers. Large square 8vo, decorated glossy paper covered tan boards with glossy red paper spine, tan lettering to spine. A vividly illustrated edition of the masterful Commonwealth Writers' Prize-winning novel by the renowned Canadian author, documenting the life of Aminata Diallo, who was abducted by slave traders when she was 11, and sent to North America. "A sweeping story that transports the reader... View more info

Borrowed Beauty. First Edition

By: TYNES, Maxine

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Pottersfield Press, Porters Lake, N.S., 1987, ISBN:0919001386:

Seller ID: 45092


TYNES, Maxine. Borrowed Beauty. Porters Lake, N.S. : Pottersfield Press, (1987). First Printing. Pp (6),7-71,(9). 8vo, white card covers. Maxine Tynes(b. 1949, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia - d. September 12, 2011, Halifax). A book of poetry. Includes the following poems: "Mirrors", "Womanskin", "In Servi ce", "For Linda", "Hollis St. at Midnight is not a T.V. Screen", "For Salome", "Speaking Our Peace", "Ave Mes Soeurs / Con Mis Hermanas / With My Sisters", "Womanquest", "Live Aid in a Basket: The Reach Out and Touch Fantasy... View more info

Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. Limited Second Edition, Signed.

By: MITCHELL, Francis G.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New World Publishing, Halifax , 2009, ISBN:9781895814378:

Seller ID: 91170


MITCHELL, Francis G. The Boys of '62: transcending the racial divide. Vaughan Furriers: Maritime Junior Baseball Champions. Halifax : New World Publishing, (2009). Limited Second Edition. Pp 256. Illustrated. Index. 8vo, illustrated blue card covers. "Remarkable story of dedication, perseverance and racial harmony at a time when racial intolerance and social upheaval dominated the North American landscape. Comprised of an equal number of black (African Canadian) and white players, they transcended racial barriers and dominated junior baseball in the summer of 1962, but more importantly de... View more info