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Image for A Time for Action: Toward the Renewal of the Canadian Federation. Le temps d'agir: Jalons du renouvellement fédération canadienne.

A Time for Action: Toward the Renewal of the Canadian Federation. Le temps d'agir: Jalons du renouvellement fédération canadienne.

By: Trudeau, Pierre Elliott.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Minister of Supply and Services.: 1978

Seller ID: 25467

ISBN: 0662020030

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; viii - 26 - viii - 28 pp. White wraps with black lettering and a red Canadian flag in a saddle stapled binding. Printed in both English and French and bound "dos-a-dos" with separate front covers and title pages. Esentially a major government policy statement from the then Prime Minister, Pierre Trudeau, leading up to the constitutio nal conferences and accords. The covers are lightly browned or age toned, otherwise very clean and tight. View more info

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Liberty & Community: Canadian Federalism and the Failure of the Constitutio n.

By: Vipond, Alexander C.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Albany, New York, State University of New York Press.: 1991

Seller ID: 20627

ISBN: 0791404668

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; x - 249 pp. From the back cover: "This book examines the competing visions of liberty and community in Canada. Focusing attention on constitutional debate in Ontario after the Confederation of 1867, the author shows how the defendrers of provincial autonomy constructed a powerful political and legal ideology that attempted to reconcile liberty and community." Forty-five pages of bibliographical footnotes and with a comprehensive index. Old book... View more info

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The Autograph of God.

By: Wallace, Archer.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1952

Seller ID: 24294

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 150 pp. "Each of the fifty-two interesting topics is alive with clear, concrete illustrations of his philosophy, stories which point the way to positive, lasting solutions. . . faith and kindly humanity. . .entertaining and imaginative . . ." The Rev. Wallace was a well-known Canadian minister, editor of Onward, and author of sixteen books. Book is clean and tight with only small amount of soiling on bottom text block edge. Dust jacket is p... View more info

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Image Sudbury: Sudbury Centennial, 1883-1983.

By: Wallace, Wendy. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Sudbury, Ontario., Dennis J. Alexander.: 1983

Seller ID: 24156

Condition: Very Good


4to - 26.5 x 20.5 cm.; 96 pp. Glossy pictorial paper over boards with a white cloth spine. Profusely illustrated and with many advertisement s from the period. Slight soiling on boards and a sticker ghost / stain on the top fore corner of the front board. View more info

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The 5:15 Gang.

By: Walton, William W.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: Cobalt, Ontario., Highway Book Shop.: 1989

Seller ID: 7908

ISBN: 0889543313

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; 138 pp. Pale green covers with an illustrated front and a photographic (of the author) back. The "Gang" is a group of dedicated sportsmen: ". . . who are as intent on having a good time in the great outdoors as they are committed to solving all the problems facing modern society . . . in these yarns you will find all you need to know about catching monster pike or tiny smelts, how to cut firewood and even how to properly approach free trade". Minor she... View more info

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A Select Bibliography of Tim Buck: General Secretary of the Communist Party of Canada, 1929-1962.

By: Weinrich, Peter H. (editor).

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Progress Books: 1974

Seller ID: 17406

ISBN: 0919396232

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21 x 13.5 cm.; xv - 50 pp. Red and white card covers with black and white lettering. Includes a short biographical note and then the bibliography organised into three sections: Books and Pamphlets, Shared Works - Major Contributions - Biographical, and lastly, The Conspiracy and Sedition Trials. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Minor shelf wear to the cover edgess and the spine is sunned or faded. The interior is clean and the binding is solid. View more info

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Historic Trauma and Aboriginal Healing.

By: Wesley-Esquimaux, Cynthia C. and Magdalena Smolewski.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Aboriginal Healing Foundation.: 2004

Seller ID: 32101

ISBN: 0973397683

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; iv - 110 pp. Contents: Introductory section with definitions, summary and scope of the study, Chapter 1: "Historical Background" in 4 sections - "European Arrival in the Americas", "And the People Were Dancing", "A Legacy of Death and Suffering", "Death Is Always Death". Chapter 2: "Analyzing the Trauma" in 6 sections - "Early Period; Cultural Transition - Physical Areas of Impact", "Early Period Cultural Transition - Economic Area of Impact", "Middl... View more info

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Album of the Fur Trade in Canada. Grolier Album Series.

By: Wilson, Keith.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Grolier Limited: 1983

Seller ID: 17458

ISBN: 0717218244

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 48 pp. Glossy pictorial paper over boards. The ISBN listed is that of the whole series, no individual numbers were assigned. Designed for senior elementary or junior high school students. A chronological presentation of the fur trade in Canada from a section on "Fur-bearing Animals" to to the "Effects of the Fur Trade". Illustrated with many period black and white photographs and reproductions. One page of selected further reading plu... View more info

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Contingent Work, Disrupted Lives: Labour and Community in the New Rural Economy.

By: Winson, Anthony and Belinda Leach

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press.: 2002

Seller ID: 19434

ISBN: 080203554X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 224 pp. Study centers on communities in Ontario. Charts, notes, references, index. Minor soiling on cloth-covered boards; a sturdy, clean text. View more info

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Minerals and the Environment: Current Problems and Policies. Mineral Policy Series. Bulletin MR 163.

By: Woodbridge, Roy and Jozef Lajzerowicz.

Price: $6.40

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Energy, Mines and Resources Canada.: 1976

Seller ID: 25464

Condition: Very Good+


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; viii - 47 pp. Foreword by Jean-Paul Drolet, the assistant Deputy Minister at the time. Printed two columns per page and the text is English only bound in card stock covers with a saddle stapled binding. Illustrated and amplified with 2 illustrations and 12 tables. Minor browning to the covers which have a trace of edge wear also, else in a fine condition. View more info

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Ghosts in Nova Scotia: Tales of the Supernatural.

By: Young, George.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Queensland, Nova Scotia., George Young.: 1979

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 31992

ISBN: 0920454038

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 14.5 cm.; 87 pp. Red card covers with a similar dust jacket, both with black lettering. First published in 1977, this is the fourth printing. Illustrated with several black and white drawings by Bruce Ostli. The dust jacket shows a wee bit of darkening on the front margins. Signed by the author on the verso of the first blank page.; Signed by author View more info

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Response, Responsibility, and Renewal: Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Journey.

By: Younging, Gregory with Jonathan Dewar and Mike DeGagne. (editors).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Aboriginal Healing Foundation.: 2009

Seller ID: 32104

ISBN: 1897285728

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 22 cm.; xii - 409 pp. The front cover has a french folded fore edge flap. This volume contains personal reflections on the opportunities and challenges posed by the truth and reconciliation process and is in 3 sections: "History in Our Midst", "Restitution, Reconciliation, Rhetoric", and "Tomorrow's History". Seven appendices. Minor wear to the edges of the covers and light scuffing of the covers themselves. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info