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Warfare in Atlantic Africa 1500-1800. First Paperback Edition

By: THORNTON, John K. Warfare and History.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: UCL Press, London, 1999, ISBN:1857283937:

Seller ID: 114936


THORNTON, John K. Warfare in Atlantic Africa 1500-1800. (London) : UCL Press, (1999). First Paperback Edition. Pp (4),v-xiv,1-194. Maps. 8vo, photo-illustrated red card covers, lettered in white. A volume in the Warfare and History series. General Editor, Jeremy Black. "Warfare in Atlantic Africa, 1500-1800 investigates the impact of warfare on the history of Africa in theperiod of the slave trade. [...] including discussion of : * the relations hip between war and the slave trade; * the role of Europeans in promoting African wars and supplying African armies; * the influence of climatic a... View more info

Warriors of the North Pacific : Missionary Accounts of the Northwest Coast,the Skeena and Stikine Rivers and the Klondike, 1829-1900. First Edition in dustjacket

By: LILLARD, Charles, (ed.) COSBY, Thomas RIDLEY, William GREEN, J.S., Rev.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Sono Nis Press, Victoria, British Columbia, 1984, ISBN:0919203485:

Seller ID: 106685


LILLARD, Charles, (ed.). Warriors of the North Pacific : Missionary Accounts of the Northwest Coast, the Skeena and Stikine Rivers and the Klondike, 1829-1900. Edited and annotated by Charles Lillard. Victoria, British Columbia : Sono Nis Press, (1984). First Edition. Pp (8),9-280. 8vo, wine cloth, gilt lettering to spine. "Since the 1740s the Northwest Coast has had many frontiers - Russian, Spanish, British, American - and each has known its own 'rush.' Men thronged into each frontier seeking what was in demand, what would bring a quick profit. The first rush was for fur, then came the r... View more info

Water Resources in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 6

By: Atlantic Development Board

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Atlantic Development Board, Ottawa, 1969,:

Seller ID: 88552


(Atlantic Development Board). Water Resources in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 6. Ottawa : Atlantic Development Board, 1969. Pp (2),[i]-ix,(3),1-49,(3),1-31,(3),1-41, (3),1-33,(7),+ 20 coloured folding maps. 4to, red and white card covers. Parts : 1. The Maritimes (Introduction – The Principal Findings). 2. Newfoundland and Labrador (Introduction - Highlights - The Principal Findings). 3. The Legal Framework (Introduction – The Constitutional Position – Watercourses – International Rivers – Interprovincial Rivers – Surface Waters – Ground Water – Coastal Waters).... View more info

Water Resources in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 6

By: Atlantic Development Board

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Atlantic Development Board, Ottawa, 1969,:

Seller ID: 88551


(Atlantic Development Board). Water Resources in the Atlantic Provinces. Background Study No. 6. Ottawa : Atlantic Development Board, 1969. Pp (2),[i]-ix,(3),1-49,(3),1-31,(3),1-41,(3), 1-33,(7),+ 20 coloured folding maps. 4to, red and white card covers. Parts : 1. The Maritimes (Introduction – The Principal Findings). 2. Newfoundland and Labrador (Introduction - Highlights - The Principal Findings). 3. The Legal Framework (Introduction – The Constitutional Position – Watercourses – International Rivers – Interprovincial Rivers – Surface Waters – Ground Water – Coastal Waters).... View more info

Water Trails West ; By The Western Writers of America.. First Edition in dustjacket

By: Western Writers of America) DUKE, Donald,

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Doubleday, Garden City, NY, 1978,:

Seller ID: 24960


(Western Writers of America). Water Trails West. By The Western Writers of America. (Edited and with an Introduction by Donald Duke). Garden City : Doubleday & Co., 1978. First Edition. Pp 271. Illustrated. Double Column. Lg 8vo, black cloth spine. Toy 3591a. "The colorful story of the role of America's rivers, lakes, and canals in the settlement of the West. Illustrated with over 150 rare Photos." - from the dj. Chapters : 1. Robert McCaig's "The Great Canoe Trail"; 2. Robert T. Smith's "The 'Father of Waters'"; 3. Bill Burchardt's "The Arkansas River and the Red&#... View more info

Waterman's Song : Slavery and Freedom in Maritime North Carolina. pbk.

By: CECELSKI, David S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC, 2001, ISBN:0807849723:

Seller ID: 75356


CECELSKI, David S. The Waterman's Song : Slavery and Freedom in Maritime North Carolina . Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, (2001).Pp. [i]-xx,[1]-304,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, illustrated pale blue and white card covers. "The first major study of slavery in the maritime South, [thisvolume] chronicles the world of slave and free black fishermen, pilots, ri vermen, sailors, ferrymen, and other laborers who, from the colonial era through Reconstruction, plied the vast inland waters of North Carolina from the Outer Banks to the upper reaches of the tidewater rivers." - from... View more info

Waters. Second Printing in dustjacket. signed by Broda

By: CHASE, Edith Newlin, and Ron BRODA BRODA, Ron

Price: $15.00

Publisher: North Winds Press, Richmond Hill, Ontario, 1993, ISBN:0590742027:

Seller ID: 104090


CHASE, Edith Newlin, and Ron BRODA. Waters. (Richmond Hill, Ontario) : North Winds Press, A Division of Scholastic Canada Ltd., (1993). Second Printing. Pp (1),2-23,(1). Illustrated. Oblong 8vo, glossy illustrated grey paper covered boards, with matching dustjacket. A children's book by Edith NewlinChase illustrated by Ron Broda. "From a tiny stream of melted snow to broa d smooth rivers and the great wide sea, water flows across the land. And where there is water there is life! Flowers bloom, grasses wave, dragonflies hover, horses graze, caribou bound, fish leap, dolphins dive, and hares... View more info

Waterways of Europe

By: LAWSON, Lyle, (ed.) BROOKE, Marcus HARRYMAN, Elizabeth GRAYLING, CHristopher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin, London, 1996, ISBN:039566294x:

Seller ID: 105406


LAWSON, Lyle, (ed.). Waterways of Europe. Photographs by Lyle Lawson and others. (Boston) : Houghton Mifflin, (1996). New Edition. Pp (21),22-421,(3).Double column. Colour photos and maps throughout. 8vo, photo-illustrated b lue cardcovers. No 183 in the Insight Guides series. Sections: France. "Introduction" by Lyle Lawson; "From the Mediterranean to the Atlantic" by LyleLawson; "La Charente" by Lyle Lawson; "Alsace - Lorraine" by Elizabeth Har ryman and Paul Lasley; "Burgundy" by Elizabeth Harryman and Paul Lasley; "The Mayenne and the Sarthe" ... View more info

Waterways of Westward Wandering : Small Boat Voyages Down the Ohio, Missouri and Mississippi Rivers

By: FREEMAN, Lewis R.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Dodd, Mead, New York, 1927,:

Seller ID: 75316


FREEMAN, Lewis R. Waterways of Westward Wandering : Small Boat Voyages Downthe Ohio, Missouri and Mississippi Rivers . New York: Dodd, Mead and Compa ny, 1927. Pp. (2),[i]-xii,[1]-368,(2), frontis., + 30 p. of plates. Illustrated. 8vo, ribbed blue cloth with gilt lettering to front and spine. The author's account of a host of voyages he undertook aboard numerous craft, travelling down several of the most important waterways in the United States. Freeman had intermittently been a naval correspondent for the American Navy, and would later partake in similar explorational cruises into the heart o... View more info

Weaver Waterfolk

By: LIGHTFOOT, T.S ROCHESTER, Mary.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cheshire Libraries and Museums, 0,:

Seller ID: 38576


LIGHTFOOT, T.S. The Weaver Waterfolk. Edited by Mary Rochester. S.l.: Cheshire Libraries and Museums, [ca. 1980]. Pp 82. Square 8vo, ill. card covers. The author, a fromer waterman himself, gives an account of the salt trade on the River Weaver beyween the wars, and of its course to the Mersey and Liverpool. Illustrated with the author's drawings. Vg. 20.00 View more info

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Weight of Oranges. 1st pbk. signed.

By: MICHAELS, Anne

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Coach House Press, Toronto, 1985, ISBN:0889103186:

Seller ID: 63693


MICHAELS, Anne. The Weight of Oranges . Toronto: The Coach House Press, (1985). Pp. (1)-52,[4]. 8vo, illustrated white card covers. The first collection of poems by the renowned Canadian writer. Contents: "Lake Of Two Rivers", "What Moves In Us", "The Day Of Jack Chambers", "Anna", "A Height Of Years", "Memoriam", "Turning Twenty-Three", "Depth Of Field", "Another Year", "January", "Women On A Beach", "Pushed Into The Dark", "Near Ashdod", "Rain Makes Its Own Night", "Letters Fro... View more info

Where Rivers Run. signed in dj.

By: McGUFFIN, Gary and Joanie McGUFFIN. MCGUFFIN, Joanie.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Stoddart, 1988, ISBN:0773722076:

Seller ID: 29358


McGUFFIN, Gary and Joanie McGUFFIN. Where Rivers Run : A 6,000-Mile Exploration of Canada by Canoe. (Toronto): Stoddart, (1988). Pp 241. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Cassell 1288. The UK edition published by Diadem in 1988 is entitled Canoeing Across Canada (with the dj subtitle : A 6000 Journey from Coast to Coast). "On May 5, 1983, Gary and I set our canoe into the St. Lawrence River's incoming tide waters west of the Gulf and began paddling southwest toward the vast interior of Canada. It was the beginning of a long-dreamed-of voyage that would end some ten million paddle strokes, six ... View more info

Where Rivers Run: a 6,000-mile Exploration of Canada by Canoe. pbk.

By: MCGUFFIN, Gary MCGUFFIN, Joanie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Stoddart, Toronto, 1988, ISBN:0773753524:

Seller ID: 77482


MCGUFFIN, Gary and Joanie MCGUFFIN. Where Rivers Run: a 6,000-mile Exploration of Canada by Canoe. (Toronto): Stoddart, (1988). Pp. [i]-xiii,(1),1-241,(1). Illustrated with drawings as well as 8 pages of colour plates. 8vo, illustrated card covers with light blue spine. Small remainder dot to bottomedge, else vg. 10.00 View more info

Where the Gods Reign : Plants and Peoples of the Colombian Amazon.

By: SCHULTES, Richard Evans.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: WWF / Synergetic Press, London, 1988, ISBN:0907791131:

Seller ID: 95601


SCHULTES, Richard Evans. Where the Gods Reign : Plants and Peoples of the Colombian Amazon. Preface by Mark J. Plotkin. (London) : WWF / Synergetic Press, (1988). Pp (4),1-306,(2). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated black card covers. A pictorial overview of the peoples of the Colombian Amazon. Contents : Preface by Dr. Mark Plotkin; Foreword; The Amazonia; Mountains; Rivers; Rapids and Waterfalls; Rock Engravings; Forest; Plants; Houses; Men and Women; Children; Chieftains and Medicine Men; Legends; Drugs; Coca; Arrow Poisons; Fishing; Agriculture; Food; Rubber; Music and Dances; Artistry; Travel.... View more info

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Wherries and Waterways : The Story of the Norfolk and Suffolk Wherry and the Waterways on which it Sailed. First Edition in dustjacket

By: MALSTER, Robert FORSYTHE, J.A., Major.

Price: $80.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton, Lavenham, Suffolk, 1971,:

Seller ID: 32653


MALSTER, Robert. Wherries and Waterways : The Story of the Norfolk and Suffolk Wherry and the Waterways on which it Sailed. Foreword by Major J.A. Forsythe. Lavenham, Suffolk: Terence Dalton, 1971. First Edition. Pp 176. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 4575. "Until the building of the railways, and indeed for about half a century after the coming of the first lines to East Anglia, a fleet of river craft carried a wide variety of cargoes on the rivers of East Norfolk and Suffolk. To-day only the Albion, which has been saved and refitted through the efforts of the Norfolk Wherry Trust, is ... View more info

Wherries and Waterways. 3d in dj.

By: MALSTER, Robert FORSYTHE, J.A. Major.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Terence Dalton, 1986,:

Seller ID: 28063


MALSTER, Robert. Wherries and Waterways: The Story of the Norfolk and Suffolk Wherry and the Waterways on which it Sailed. Foreword by Major J.A. Forsythe. Lavenham, Suffolk: Terence Dalton, 1986. Revised Edition. Pp 176. Illustrated. 8vo, blue cloth. Toy 4575. Vg in dj. 60.00 View more info

White Water!. in dj.

By: BLAINE, Mark SHIPLEY, Scott (intro.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, New York, 2001, ISBN:1579122116:

Seller ID: 56429


BLAINE, Mark. White Water! : The thrill and skill of running the World's Great Rivers. Introduction by Scott Shipley. NY: Black Dog and Leventhal Publishers, (2001). Pp. 255. Illustrated. 4to, blue cloth. "Including: reading the river, safety & rescue, profiles of rivers around the world, boats, paddles & other equipment, planning a trip, comprehensive resource guide, and much more..." - from the front cover. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

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Wild Berries. First British Edition in dustjacket

By: YEVTUSHENKO, Yevgeny BOUIS, Antonina W., trans.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1984, ISBN:0333375599:

Seller ID: 10361


YEVTUSHENKO, Yevgeny. Wild Berries. Translated by Antonina W. Bouis. (London) : Macmillan, (1984). Pp (80,9-296. 8vo, blue cloth, with gilt lettering to spine. Yevgeny Aleksandrovich Yevtushenko (b. July 18, 1932, Zima, Russia - d. April 1, 2017, Tulsa, Oklahoma). First published in 1982. Wild Berries transports us to the deep woods of the Siberian taiga, a land of wooden huts, wild rivers and savage beauty. Into this primitive wilderness comes ateam of Moscow scientists in search of a precious mineral, led by the bril liant and brutally rational Viktor Kolomeitsev. Determined to succeed with ... View more info

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Wild Life and the Camera. US no dj

By: DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Lippincott, 1912,: 1912

Seller ID: 30722


DUGMORE, A. Radclyffe, f.r.g.s. Wild Life and the Camera. Illustrated. Phil.: J.B. Lippincott Company / L.: William Heinemann, 1912. Pp [i]-xi,(1),[1]-332, frontis.+ 47 plates. 8vo, dark blue cloth. O'Dea 1533. With an index. Chapters with Newfoundland content : 2. The Caribou Migration in Newfoundland, (pp.25-45, with 5 photos); 16. My First Salmon: A Fishing Trip to Newfoundland, (pp.223-233); 17. Salmon Fishing in Newfoundland, (pp.235-254, with 3 photos); 15. Fishing for Sea-Trout in New Brunswick Rivers (pp.211-222, with 1 photo). Other chapters : 1. Bird Photography, Animal Photography; ... View more info

Wilderness Canoeing and Camping. 1st pbk.

By: JACOBSON, Cliff

Price: $10.00

Publisher: E.P. Dutton, New York, 1977, ISBN:0876902298:

Seller ID: 70544


JACOBSON, Cliff. Wilderness Canoeing and Camping . NY: E.P. Dutton, (1977).First Paperback Printing. Pp. [i]-xii,(2),1-236,(6). Illustrated. 8vo, ill ustrated orange card covers. Cassell 1003, Toy 3991. "First book for a prolific author. Lots of proven advice. Jacobson has put his time in on the rivers of North America." - Cassell. A comprehensive guide for both the beginner and the experienced canoeist, displaying techniques for backwoods canoeing and camping. Lightly rubbed, faint creasing, else vg. 10.00 View more info