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Journey After Midnight India, Canada and the Road Beyond

By: Dosanjh, Ujjal

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Figure 1 Publishing: 2016

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18328


Only slight wear. ; A bright, solid book, dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 9.37 X 6.54 X 1.73 inches; 446 pages; "A midnight's child of poor rural India, Ujjal Dosanjh emigrated to the United Kingdom in 1964 at the age of eighteen, and spent nearly four years making crayons, car parts and shunting trains while he attended night school and learned English by listening to BBC Radio. He moved to Canada in 1968, to the west coast, where he pulled lumbe... View more info

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Echoes From a Frozen Land

By: Haagensen, Borge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Island Pacific Publishing: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16579


As new, 1 copy is creased on back fly leaf. ; Glossy pictorial card covers ; Trade PB; B&W and Colour illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages; As a young man in Denmark, Haagensen became enamoured of the ham radio and what it could be used for. As he grew and obtained his education, he discovered the Institute of Technology and a course for Radio Operators in Copenhagen. WWII was approaching and Denmark, being on the border with Germany, everyone was affected.... View more info

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Measure of The Year

By: Haig-Brown, Roderick

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Toronto, William Collins Sons & Co.: 1950

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 17280


DJ is soiled, with tape repaired tears, creasing and chipping. A large wedge-shape on the back panel of the DJ, approx. 2" X 1.5" is missing. ; A tight solid book. DJ in Mylar. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 279 pages; "Roderick L. Haig-Brown welcomes us onto his lush farm for a year of insights and observations. In this eloquently written account, Haig-Brown, his wife Ann and their four children tour us through each season, and teach us the ways in which the... View more info

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Rick Hansen Man in Motion

By: Hansen, Rick, Ph.D. & Jim Taylor

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & Mcintyre Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18120


Signed by All Authors; DJ shows light shelf wear, some pages at the beginning show some creasing. ; Signed on the front free end paper by both Rick Hansen and Jim Taylor. A bright, solid book dustjacket in Mylar, unclipped.; B&W Photographs; 9.10 X 6 X 1 inches; 191 pages; "In 1973, Rick Hansen was a carefree teenager hitchhiking home from a fishing trip, a kid who lived and breathed sports. But after the truck he was riding in went out of control and crashed, Hansen... View more info

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Hartland de Montarville Molson Man of Honour

By: Molson, Karen

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Richmond Hill ON, Firefly Books: 2006

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 17014


Only light wear to card covers with french flaps ; A bright, solid book ; 9.60 X 6.80 X 1.20 inches; 328 pages; " Hartland Molson's life spanned almost a century that included two world wars, Prohibition, the Depression, major political upheaval, and massive social and industrial change. Born in 1907 to great wealth and privilege, he used his numerous talents wisely and lived his life with integrity. A vigorous and active entrepreneur, he was intimately connected to ... View more info

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Nostalgic Moments of a Lifetime in Paradise and Belated Confessions Book 1, the First in a Series Under the Heading : A Lifetime in Paradise

By: Shaw, Bill

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Bill Shaw: 1997

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16483


Only light edge wear to white card covers. ; Laid in is a program from the funeral of Bill Shaw in September 2003 (aged 93). A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; Shaw doesn't claim any great distinction in life but only wishes to impart some of his life experiences and humorous anecdotes for any who are interested. Upon browsing through the book, I am impressed at how well spoken he is. This is not an amateurish attempt at autobiography. His life, for the most part was spen... View more info

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From War to Wilderness

By: Shelford, Cyril

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Shelford Publishing: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 15281


Signed by Author; Only light wear to glossy paper covered boards ; Signed by author on title page, bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; 0.89 x 9.31 x 6.24 Inches; 250 pages; Cyril Shelford believes there is a bright future for young people today-providing they develop clear goals and strive towards attaining them. Goals seldom come easily, which makes them all the more rewarding once achieved. From War to Wilderness is a true-life story of Cyril's Dad's life beginning i... View more info