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Image for The Silver Chief: Lord Selkirk and the Scottish Pioneers of Belfast, Baldoon and Red River

The Silver Chief: Lord Selkirk and the Scottish Pioneers of Belfast, Baldoon and Red River

By: . Campey, Lucille H

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Natural Heritage Books: 2003

Seller ID: 143707

ISBN: 1896219888

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light shelf wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. B&W photos, maps, charts, tables. View more info

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General George Crook: His Autobiography

By: Crook, george; Martin F. Schmitt

Price: $14.95

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: 1986

Seller ID: 143258

ISBN: 0806119829

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. The autobiography of the "greatest indian fighter in the history of the united states:" also perhaps the greatest lampchops. Fun-filled action with invading hordes of white people decimating the existing population in a murderous rampage. Shocking. Riveting. View more info

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Homeland to Hinterland: The Changing Worlds of the Red River Metis in the Nineteenth Century

By: Ens, Gerhard

Price: $16.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1996

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 136225

ISBN: 0802078222

Condition: Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers only. Creaseless covers and spine, solid binding, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Appears new, inside and out. Summary: Most writing on Metis history has tended to concentrate on the Resistance of 1869-70 and the Rebellion of 1885, without adequately explaining the social and economic origins of the Metis that shaped those conflicts. Historians have often emphasized the aboriginal aspect of the Metis heritage, ste... View more info

Image for Journal of Alexander Henry The Younger 1799-1814 (in 2 volumes) Vol.I -Red River and the Journey to the Missouri; Vol.II- The Saskatchewan and Columbia Rivers, The

Journal of Alexander Henry The Younger 1799-1814 (in 2 volumes) Vol.I -Red River and the Journey to the Missouri; Vol.II- The Saskatchewan and Columbia Rivers, The

By: Henry, Alexander (Barry Gough, Editor)

Price: $225.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Champlain Society: 1988

Seller ID: 137103

ISBN: 0969342500

Condition: Fine


Two Volumes: Volume I: Red River and the Journey to the Missouri; Volume II: The Saskatchewan and Columbia Rivers. Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1988-1992. Full red cloth boards with gilt titles on spines. Gilt top edges. Limited edition; #775/1250. With illustrations and maps drawn by William Constable. View more info

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Fifty Historical Vignettes

By: McLean, Donald George

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Saskatoon, SK, Canada, Gabriel Dumont Institute of Native Studies & Applied Research, Incorporated: 1987

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 128918

ISBN: 0920915191

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Book shows a little wear, corners are curled. Chapters include: Hudson's Bay Company and the North West company: a war of the corporations, Cuthbert grant first leader of the metis, Isabel Gunn of the Orkneys, Battle of Seven Oaks, Merger of 1821, Sayer trial, Battle of teh Grand Coteau, Free trade: the Red River Cart and the Satint Paul ... View more info

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A Tribute to the Past: Quesnel (British Columbia) & Area, 1808-1928

By: Old Age Pensioners' Organization

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Quesnel Old Age Pensioners: 1985

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 143286

ISBN: 0969231202

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition in dark red leather covers with gold print on cover and spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows very slight shelf wear only, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for front end paper, where it is inscribed by 10 of the subjects and/or authors of the book as the O.A.P.O #77 Book Committee for Publishing to Mrs. Fulton. The book represents a comprehensive local history of pioneer... View more info

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Variability of Large Alluvial Rivers, The

By: Schumm, Stanley Alfred; Winkley, Brien R. (eds.)

Price: $173.95

Publisher: Reston, Virginia, U.S.A., Amer Society of Civil Engineers: 1994

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 127884

ISBN: 0784400547

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Contents include: Pt. I: Variability and Complexity -- Pre-cutoff morphology of the lower MIssissippi river, Response of the lower Mississippi river to flood control and navigation improvements, The river Nile in Egypt Part II: Geolgoic controls on variability -- Neotectonics and rivers of the amazon headwaters, Rluvial geomorphology and f... View more info

Survival of a Vision

By: Spence, George

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada Department of Agriculture: 1967

Seller ID: 107303

Condition: Near Fine


Blue boards with silver graphics on front board and spine. There is black lettering on both. Book is covered in mylar. Corners are slightly frayed. Illustrated with maps. "Survival of a Vision" is a synthesis of the personal experience of George Spence and the records of surveys, proposals and plans for the conservation and use of water in the southern prairie region of Western Canada. 167 pages. View more info

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The Growth of a Great Port

By: The Harbour Commissioners of Montreal / National Harbours Board

Price: $89.50

Publisher: Montreal, Canada, Harbour Commissioners of Montreal / National Harbours board: 1927

Seller ID: 139863

Condition: Good


Oversize harback with red illustrated paper over green cloth boards. 10"w x 12 1/4"h. Elaborate color map endpapers of the Saint Lawrence River, several other maps inside. Back of cover has a presentation seal identifying the book as #4485, presented to "The N.E. Dairyman" in neat cursive pen. An introduction by the commissioners, after which the book has text on the L. page with a very large b&w photo on the right, captioned below, displaying some el... View more info

El Alamein to the River Sangro

By: Viscount Montgomery Of Alamein

Price: $7.28

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.:

Seller ID: 124332

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 132 pages. Fold-out maps. Red cloth cover with fading to spine. Previous owner's name. View more info