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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

Image for Seattle's International District: The Making of a Pan-Asian American Community

Seattle's International District: The Making of a Pan-Asian American Community

By: Chin, Doug

Price: $35.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Washington Press: 2001

Seller ID: 140302

ISBN: 0295981970

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with creaseless covers and spine, appears new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, except for very light wear to lower front corner only. Text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 124 pages, chapters include: Seattles first chinese settlement, The anti-chinese movement in Washington, Nihonmachi (Japantown), From sojourners to settlers, Filipinos arrive in the district, Heyday... View more info

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Folktales and Society: Story-Telling in a Hungarian Peasant Community (A Midland Book)

By: Degh, Linda

Price: $98.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Indiana Univ Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 140246

ISBN: 0253205263

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, new. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Chapters include: History of the Szeklers; Social and economic life in old Andrasfalva; Resettlement procedures (1883 - 1941); Settlers of Kakasd. Part II: Survey of the results oin folktale research to the present; The tale occasions; The tale material: the narrative body of Kakasd; The story... View more info

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Buckskin Brigadier: The Story of the Alberta Field Force (Great Stories of Canada)

By: Edward McCourt

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Toronto, Macmillan: 1962

Seller ID: 142627

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows only very light use in burgandy cloth with map endpapers, one corner very lightly bumped, otherwise NF Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Illustrated in two color prints. Great stories of Canada; B&W Illustrations; 150 pages; "In 1885, when a dissatisfied band of Cree Indians attacked the settlers at Frog Lake, the call for volunteers went out and t... View more info

Image for The First Summer: Photographs of the Matanuska Colony of 1935

The First Summer: Photographs of the Matanuska Colony of 1935

By: Fox, James H.

Price: $205.95

Publisher: Alaska Rural Rehabilitaiton Corporation: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 142517

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear only to oversize covers: two marks at spine on front cover, a little bit of corner wear, back upper corner is turned out slightly, covers show scuffing. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 80 pages with usually four captioned b&w photos per oversize page, with chapter introductions, usually one page. Chapters include: Voyage of the North Star, Arrival of the Colonists, Drawing for the Land, Permane... View more info

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Between Mountain and Lake: a History of Ochre River Rural Municipality 1885 -- 1970

By: History Committee

Price: $55.95

Publisher: History Committee of the Ochre River Women's Institute: 1970

Seller ID: 143356

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only, beige-yellow textured covers with an occasional b&w photo. Nice shots of the Queen etc. at front and a selection of ads of local businesses at the time in the back. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind with previous owners name inside front cover. View more info

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Duwamish Diary 1849 -- 1949, the

By: Laboratory Writing Classes of Cleveland High School

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Cleveland High School: 1996

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Seller ID: 136781

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition in every respect. As new. Solid, square & tight binding, text/interior is as new with no marking of any kind, no dog-ears, tears, etc. At least 50 B&W illustrations , 119 pages with fold-out map at back. History of the fisrt settlers of the area, the indian war, may day picnic, Georgetown, South Park, Beacon Hill, the Industrial area. View more info

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Duwamish Diary: 1849 -- 1949

By: Laboratory Writing Classes of Cleveland High School and Katheryn & Marlene Bellinger Miriam Baughman, Esther Sorby, Jo Ann Williamson, Glenn Lamb, William Ellingson, Deana Goodman, Lyla Richardson, Joanne De Querico, Elane Cline, Dennis Cawthorne

Price: $145.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Cleveland High School: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139236

Condition: Very Good


First ed. first printing, covers in heavy paper with green block print. Edges are sun faded with wear at spine edges, slightly rounded corners, 1/2" tear middle back cover along with last page (119). Map insert is excellent, showing the re-routing of the Duwamish River from a wandering idle to an industrial channel. Laid-in note to readers from Cleveland School intact. At least 50 B&W illustrations , covering the history of the fisrt settlers of the area, the Ind... View more info

Mayne Island & the outer Gulf Islands: A history

By: Marie Elliott

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Gulf Islands Press: 1984

Seller ID: 144210

ISBN: 0969167407

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 152 pages, b&w photos. View more info

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Canadian Fairy Tales

By: Martin, Eva

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd: 1984

Seller ID: 139484

ISBN: 0888990308

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 124 pages. 8 1/4"w x 10 1/4"h. Tear on dust jacket. Twelve full-page color illustrations by Laszlo Gal. "Drawn from the French, Irish and British oral tradition of the people who first settled Canada, these tales were transformed by the settlers' encounter with the new land. Ture fairy tales, they document the collision of the "normal world" with the mysterious and irrational world of faerie, and co... View more info

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Bellevue: Its First 100 Years

By: McDonald, Lucille

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fairfield, WA, Ye Galleon Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138937

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 152 pages. 7 3/8"w x 10 3/8"h. Slight edge wear to dust jacket. Many black and white photos. A history of Bellevue, Washington as told by Lucile McDonald View more info

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Baba's Kitchen Medicine: Folk Remedies of Ukrainian Settlers in Western Canada

By: Mucz Michael

Price: $33.50

Publisher: University of Alberta Press: 2012

Seller ID: 130523

ISBN: 0888645147

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. Many b&w photos, tables, maps. View more info

Canadian Sikhs: History, Religion, and Culture of Sikhs in North America

By: Singh, Narindar

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, Canadian Sikhs' Studies Institute: 1994

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 109443

ISBN: 0969847009

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Slight underlining and marking on some pages. Cover a bit worn and creased. Contents: The Sikhs: Punjab Context; Early Sikh Settlers: Difficulties and Challenges of Pioneers; The Quiet Years; Post World War II; Problems and Conflicts; Professions and Economy; Educational Pursuits; Development of Sikh Literature; Community Institutions; Recent Events; Future of Sikhs in Canada; Appendices. 298 pages. View more info

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Churches on Cape Cod

By: Vuilleumier, Marion Rawson

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Taunton, MA, Wm. S. Sullwold Publishing: 1974

Seller ID: 114539

ISBN: 08884920054

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 128 pages. 6"w x 9 1/4"h. Previous owner's name inside. Lots of lovely b&w line drawings of the churches of Cape Cod, followed by a written description. View more info

Image for One River, Two Cultures: A History of the Bella Coola Valley

One River, Two Cultures: A History of the Bella Coola Valley

By: Wild, Paula

Price: $7.73

Publisher: Canada, Harbour: 2005

Seller ID: 134377

ISBN: 1550173545

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows the slightest of shelf wear to covers only. Square spine, solid binding, otherwise as new, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Illustrated with b&w photos, maps. View more info