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Image for Socio-Cultural Comparison Between South and North Korea

Socio-Cultural Comparison Between South and North Korea

By: N/A

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Seoul, Research Center for Peace & Unification: 1975

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 17442


Light soil to beige card covers, pages lightly yellowed. ; A bright, solid book, side stapled. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 67 pages; 30 years after Korea was liberated from Japan and 25 years after the start of the Korean War studies were made to understand the feasibility of the reunification of the 2 countries that once made up a whole Korea. View more info

In the Context of its Time A History of Woodlands

By: Adolph, Val

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Govt. of British Columbia, Ministry of Social Services: 1996

Seller ID: 14593


Light edge wear to card covers, crease down front spine edge, government stamp on title page ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 0.5 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 150 pages; "Woodlands in New Westminster was first built as the Lunatic Asylum but later became home to most of the province's mentally handicapped children." View more info

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Bad Date The Lost Girls of Vancouver's Low Track

By: Greene, Trevor

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Toronto, ECW Press: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16173


Light wear to extremities, corner curl. Front and back covers have some creasing. ; A tight solid book. ; Trade PB; B&W Photographs; 8.90 X 5.90 X 0.60 inches; 190 pages; An early account of the many prostitutes and young women who went missing from the streets of Vancouvers Downtown Eastside. This book was published just before the arrest of Willie Pickton, the convicted killer of many Vancouver prostitutes. "Examining a ten-block compound of poverty, pain, and desp... View more info

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Red Hell; The Life Story of John Goode, Criminal

By: Roberts, Thelma

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Rae D. Henkle: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12036


Black cloth covered boards show some edge wear, front hinge started but solid, faint remnants of library stamps on end papers. ; A tight solid book, untrimmed page edges front edge ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Roberts adopts the cause of an aged career criminal who, after being born in the Bowery, finds himself on a track to a life in in the criminal world. The book was developed from a series of colorful interviews with Goode as well as notes that Goode broug... View more info