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Image for This Was Railroading: An Historical Collection of Rare Photos and True Stories About the Tracks, Trains and Trainmen of the Pacific Northwest...including Northern California

This Was Railroading: An Historical Collection of Rare Photos and True Stories About the Tracks, Trains and Trainmen of the Pacific Northwest...including Northern California

By: Abdill, George B.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New York, N.Y., Bonanza Books: 1958

Seller ID: 144791

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with grey cloth boards, black print at spine. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket is tattered with edge and corner wear, multiple small tears. 192 pages with 1 - 8 b&w photos on every page. View more info

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This Was Sawmilling

By: Andrews, Ralph W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, Superior Publishing Co.: 1957

Seller ID: 144790

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with black cloth boards, red print at spine. Binding is solid and square, with lightly bumped corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind, front end paper is price clipped. Dust jacket shows signs of shelf wear, small tears at top spine, some edgewear. 176 pages with a great many b&w historical photos. View more info

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Vancouver: A History in Photographs

By: Aynsley Vogel; Dana Wyse

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Altitude Publishing Canada Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 139470

ISBN: 1551530767

Condition: Near 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. "Vancouver has experienced many dramatic changes since its beginnings on the edge of the frontier. Once an almost inaccessible logging town, it has grown to be a major North American urban centre, and a jewel of the Pacific Rim. Within a mere century, it has metamorphosed from a little ventured rainforest to a thriving and cosmopolitan metropolis. This book tells the extraordinary story of that coming of age. 150 st... View more info

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Vancouver: A History in Photographs

By: Aynsley Vogel; Dana Wyse

Price: $10.25

Publisher: Altitude Publishing Canada Limited: 1993

Seller ID: 144078

ISBN: 1551530767

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. "Vancouver has experienced many dramatic changes since its beginnings on the edge of the frontier. Once an almost inaccessible logging town, it has grown to be a major North American urban centre, and a jewel of the Pacific Rim. Within a mere century, it has metamorphosed from a little ventured rainforest to a thriving and cosmopolitan metropolis. This book tells the extraordinary story of that coming of age. 150 st... View more info

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Their enduring spirit: The history of Frontenac Provinical Park, 1783-1990

By: Barber, Christian, Fuchs, Terry

Price: $122.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Quarry Heritage: 1997

Seller ID: 139615

ISBN: 1550821946

Condition: Near Fine


Oblong format book is in excellent condition with lightly bumped corners and very very light edgewear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 376 pages with many b&w maps. Chapters include: kemps of the kemp road, arab lake homesteads, big salmon lake, amey road, kingford dam, hardwood bay road, clear lake road, roushorn road to slide lake, logging in frontenac View more info

Ground Skidding Guidelines: With Emphasis on Minimizing Site Disturbance

By: Bige, Zsolt;British Columbia

Price: $67.95

Publisher: The Ministry of Forests and Lands, B.C.: 1987

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 118293

ISBN: 0771885814

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 58 pages, lots of illustrations/diagrams, topo maps, b&w photos, tables, charts, with 5 appendices. Chapters are: Soil disturbance in ground skidding, with subsections: Soil compaction, shear and tear, erostion & Planning layout and construction guidelines, with subsections Haul road location and design guidelines, Haul road construction guidelines, Haul road maintenance guidelines, Ground skidding: constraints and system descriptions: landing layout, skid rd. layout, skid rd. patterns, road... View more info

Image for Kinsey, Photographer: Half Century of Negatives by Darius and Tabitha May Kinsey - Volumes One and TWo

Kinsey, Photographer: Half Century of Negatives by Darius and Tabitha May Kinsey - Volumes One and TWo

By: Bohn, Dave; Rodolfo Petschek

Price: $50.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Chronicle Books: 1988

Seller ID: 146016

ISBN: 0877012873

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full green cloth boards show light fading at edges of cover. Ede wear to dust jacket. Large format: 10 1/2"w x 13"h. 320 pages. View more info

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Whistler Reflections

By: Florence Peterson; Sally Mitchell; Janet Love Morrison

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Terra Bella Publishers: 1997

Seller ID: 137049

ISBN: 1896171095

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. Many b&w photos, maps, appears unread, very tight binding. 60 pages. View more info

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Logging: British Columbia's Logging History

By: Gould, Ed

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Blaine, Washington, U.S.A., Big Country Books: 1975

Seller ID: 128183

ISBN: 0919654444

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 221 pages, plus index. Many b&w photos. Full forest green cloth boards. Edge wear and scuffing to dust jacket. View more info

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Whistle Punks and Misery Whips: An Album of the Early Sandy Area

By: Hartman, Elizabeth; Jonsrud, Phil

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sandy, Oregon, Sandy Pioneer and Historical Association, Inc.: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144759

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight inding. Brown leatherette cover with gilt lettering and illustration. Previous owner's inscription inside. 8 5/8"w x 11 1/4"h. 216 pages. Map endpapers. Many black and white photographs. View more info

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Logging Mechanization in the USSR Vol 2

By: Koroleff, A.M.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Montreal, Pulp and Paper Research Institute of Canada:

Seller ID: 127748

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. No publication date appears to the circa 70's . Page opposite contents page has "1952 -- 59" Contents include Forest and its use, Reform of logging industry, Logging - General, Logging machinery and technique, Water transport of timber, Production rate in logging, Continuity of logging operations, with 10 appendices, bibliography. 255 pages. Contents has many subchapters, a photo of the contents page is available. View more info

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The Ecology of Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo)

By: MacKinnon, Kathy; Hatta, Gusti; Halim, Hakimah; Mangalik, Arthur

Price: $450.00

Publisher: Hong Kong, Periplus Editions: 1996

Seller ID: 124695

ISBN: 0945971737

Condition: Near Fine


The Ecology of Indonesia Series Volume III. Previous owner's name inside. Front corner of dust jacket torn away. Slight edge wear to cover. 802 pages of text, plus section of color photographs. A complete summary of current scientific knowledge about Borneo. Rainforest and riverine habitats endangered by logging and industrial devlopment are described in detail, along with a discussion of land use patterns and current problems. View more info

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Tall Timber Tales: More Paul Bunyan Stories

By: McCormick, Dell J.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1961

Seller ID: 145692

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Red and white buckram cloth cover with illustration of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox. Black and white drawings by Lorna Livesley. 156 pages. 5 7/8"w x 9"h. Logging stories of Paul Bunyan, the mightiest logger of them all. View more info

Tall Timber Tales: More Paul Bunyan Stories

By: McCormick, Dell J.

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1956

Seller ID: 146035

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. Green cloth cover with illustration of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox. Edge wear and fraying to cover. Black and white drawings by Lorna Livesley. 156 pages. 6 1/8"w x 9 1/8"h. Logging stories of Paul Bunyan, the mightiest logger of them all. 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

Life at the Little Zipper Sawmill; We Were Fly-By-nights

By: Motherwell, Andy

Price: $67.95

Publisher: By Author: 2010

Seller ID: 134493

ISBN: 098676650X

Condition: Near Fine


Covers show light wear with bumped upper corner. Straight, solid binding, text/interior clean and free of marking of any kind. 145 pages, maps, b&w photos. View more info

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Oregon Times and Trails

By: Olson, Joan & Gene

Price: $17.95

Publisher: Windyridge Press: 1977

Seller ID: 132179

Condition: Very Good


Revised edition, 201 pages, several McLoughlin Jr. High School stamps, "66" in sharpie on cover, inside cover, upper spine, otherwise very clean, nearly creaseless, sharp corners, no marking of any kind to text/interior. Chapters on the early govt. the Or. trail, the indians, mining, the women, the railroads, logging etc. Many b&w pics. View more info

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Call Me Hank: A Sto:lo Man's Reflections on Logging, Living, and Growing Old

By: Pennier, Henry; Keith Thor Carlson & Kristina Fagan (eds)

Price: $26.95

Publisher: University of Toronto Press: 2009

Seller ID: 142662

ISBN: 0802094260

Condition: Near 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. 123 pages with b&w photos. "Poignant while being laugh-out-loud funny, Call Me Hank is a gem ... It is the work of a master storyteller who uses humor to drive his points home, as well as a serious work of history and one of the the best descriptions of life as a logger." View more info

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Where the Huckleberries Grow

By: Rands, Agnes

Price: $63.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Linden Press: 2000

Seller ID: 136743

ISBN: 0967582709

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light scuffing to covers with slight curl to one front corner. No other flaws: square, solid, straight, well bound. No marking of any kind to text/interior save inscription on title page by author. Map of camps of the Phoenix logging company 1920 -- 1939 View more info

Wildwood - A Forest For the Future

By: Ruth with Merv Wilkinson LOOMIS

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Reflections: 1990

Seller ID: 144133

ISBN: 0969257023

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. Alarmed with the rate at which our old-growth forests and the resident wildlife are disappearing, Ruth Loomis collaborated with long-time friend, Merv Wilkinson, to produce a book of alternative forestry practices, demonstrating that logging is possible without the destruction of the forest. Merv Wilkson, citizen forester, has logged his 136 acre tree farm, Wildwood, nine times since 1938 and still has a forest. Wildwood ... View more info