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41 Barraclough, Geoffrey

Introduction to Contemporary History
New York, NY, U.S.A.
Viking Penguin
1968
0140208275 / 9780140208276

Mass Market Paperback
Very Good





Minor edgewear and creasing of spine, some underlining of text otherwise a very good reference copy
034538

Price: 5.99 USD
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42 Barris, Alex; Barris, Theodore

Days of Victory: Canadians Remember, 1939-1945
Toronto
Macmillan Canada
1995
0771573014 / 9780771573019
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
Very Good


Illustrated

Light shelfwear, otherwise a fine tight clean copy.
C6037

Price: 19.99 USD
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43 Bartusiak, Marcia

Thursday's Universe: A Report from the Frontier of the Origin, Nature, and Destiny of the Universe (Tempus)
U.S.A.
Tempus Books
1988
1556151535 / 9781556151538

Soft Cover
Very Good

Ex-Library



Although ex library with the usual stamps and stickers, still a good clean solid copy. From the publisher:"From the history of the science to the cutting edge of knowledge and technology, the story of modern astrophysics is told through interviews with and profiles of leading scientists and theoreticians."
095767

Price: 7.99 USD
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44 Barzini, Luigi

The Italians
NY
Atheneum
1977
0689705409 / 9780689705403

Mass Market Paperback
Fine





One of the best general introductions to Italian history and culture. Lovely copy - appears almost unread
093750

Price: 8.99 USD
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45 Bateman, Linley H. (Editor)

History of Harlow
Great Britain
Harlow Development Corp.
1969


Soft Cover
Good



Illustrated

Slight edgewear, spine crease, covers have some creasing, slight water damage, rubbing on the covers, slight age toning of pages; otherwise a nice reading copy.
A8973

Price: 18.95 USD
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46 Batts, Michael S.

Literary History and National Identity
Canada
University Of British Columbia
1987


Soft Cover
Very Good





15 page DISBOUND article extracted from a 1987 literary review. Clean bright page.
A6226

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47 Baumann, Walter

Zurich Bahnhofstrasse
Zurich
Orell Fussli Verlag
1972

First Edition
Hard Cover
Fine
Very Good


Illustrated

TEXT IN GERMAN. An amazing history of one of the world's most famous streets, and all illustrated with superb vintage photographs. Hardcover, presumed first. Book appears UNREAD, dust jacket is lightly chipped. Also contains a booklet with text in English, French and Italian
092689

Price: 19.99 USD
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48 Beattie, Jessie L.

Strength for the Bridge
Toronto
Mcclelland & Stewart
1966

First Edition
Cloth
Very Good
Very Good




A novel stemming from the events of the uprooting of Japanese people from Canada's west coast during WWII. 216 pages. Binding is tight and the text is clean. Hardcover has just a hint of shelfwear. Red cloth boards and spine with gilt lettering on the spine. Jacket has slight age toning, edgewear and shelfwear. Overall in very good condition.
048421

Price: 18.50 USD
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49 Beck, J. Murray

Joseph Howe Anti-Confederate - Canadian Historical Association Historical Booklet # 17

Canadian Historical Association
1968


Soft Cover
Very Good





20 page booklet, some highlighting of text otherwise a good reference copy
K26743

Price: 3.50 USD
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50 Becker, Carl L

The Declaration of Independence : A Study in the History of Political Ideas
USA
Vintage
1942


Mass Market Paperback
Very Good





slight edgewear and creasing of covers and spine, some age toning, otherwise still a good reading and reference copy
059821

Price: 16.99 USD
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51 Bennett, N.D. ; Walters, A. Avis ; Appleton, John N. ; Department of Highways Bennett, N.D., Walters, A. Avis; Appleton, John N.; Ontario ; Ministry of transporation

The Back Fifty : Department of Highways Ontario 50th Anniversary
Canada
Department of Highways Ontario
1966


Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

24 page large format softcover with wonderful vintage photographs of Ontario roads and byways - Kingston Road highway 2, the Rouge Hill, highway 7 at Woodbridge 1929, QEW in Port Credit 1940, QEW 1958, Burlington Bay Skyway, Hwy 401 and 8 Hamilton, Hwys 401 and 400, Lakeshore at Humber 1920, Highway 3 in 1927, Middlesex County Road 26 south of Putnam, Highway 11 east of Atikokan, Ottawa Queensway 1966, Wawa Lake, 401 aqnd Avenue Road 1965, Outlaw Bridge 1917, Grand Marais 1917, Grafton 1919, Pigeon River Bridge, 1930 and 1963, Noden Causeway Rainy Lake, Holland Landing toll Gate, Highway 400 in 1953, Stony Creek 1912, Snow blowers from the 50s, West Montrose covered bridge, early road signs, Glenora Ferry and more. Minor edgewear and light creasing of cover, interior fine
094363

Price: 29.50 USD
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52 Benson, Rev. Manly et al

Rev. Manly Benson - Biographical Sketch - City of Brantford ( Ontario ) from the History of Brant County Ontario
Toronto
Warner, Beers & Co.
1883


Soft Cover
New





This is a biographical sketch of the individual listed in the title, and was originally published in 1883 as a part of the History of Brant County Ontario. This is a facsimile reprint copy of the original work, plain paper, staple bound card covers. As this is a faithful copy of the original there are some defects that will be reproduced, primarily a touch of foxing - text however is clean, clear, legible and unobscured.
068589

Price: 4.99 USD
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53 Bergey, Lorna L.

Canadian German Folklore - Those Enterprising Pennsylvania Germans Volume XIII 1995
Ontario
Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario
1995
0920038115 / 9780920038116
First Edition
Soft Cover
New





BRAND NEW UNREAD COPY - 253 pp with surname index - loaded with vintage photographs and historical information - a real goldmine for those researching Pennsylvania Germans in Ontario and elsewhere - very hard to find edition
033969

Price: 27.50 USD
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54 Bergey, Lorna L.

Canadian German Folklore - Those Enterprising Pennsylvania Germans Volume XIII 1995
Ontario
Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario
1995
0920038115 / 9780920038116
First Edition
Soft Cover
New





BRAND NEW UNREAD COPY - 253 pp with surname index - loaded with vintage photographs and historical information - a real goldmine for those researching Pennsylvania Germans in Ontario and elsewhere - very hard to find edition
033970

Price: 27.50 USD
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55 Bergey, Lorna L.

Canadian German Folklore - Those Enterprising Pennsylvania Germans Volume XIII 1995
Ontario
Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario
1995
0920038115 / 9780920038116
First Edition
Soft Cover
New





BRAND NEW UNREAD COPY - 253 pp with surname index - loaded with vintage photographs and historical information - a real goldmine for those researching Pennsylvania Germans in Ontario and elsewhere - very hard to find edition
033971

Price: 27.50 USD
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56 Bergey, Lorna L.

Canadian German Folklore - Those Enterprising Pennsylvania Germans Volume XIII 1995
Ontario
Pennsylvania German Folklore Society of Ontario
1995
0920038115 / 9780920038116
First Edition
Soft Cover
New





BRAND NEW UNREAD COPY - 253 pp with surname index - loaded with vintage photographs and historical information - a real goldmine for those researching Pennsylvania Germans in Ontario and elsewhere - very hard to find edition
033973

Price: 27.50 USD
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57 Bergreen, Laurence

Over the Edge of the World: Magellan's Terrifying Circumnavigation of the Globe
U.S.A.
Perennial / HarperCollins
2004
006093638X / 9780060936389

Soft Cover
Very Good





A lovely clean fresh copy with only minor edgewear. From the publisher:"Ferdinand Magellan's daring circumnavigation of the globe in the sixteenth century was a three-year odyssey filled with sex, violence, and amazing adventure. Now in Over the Edge of the World, prize-winning biographer and journalist Laurence Bergreen entwines a variety of candid, firsthand accounts, bringing to life this groundbreaking and majestic tale of discovery that changed both the way explorers would henceforth navigate the oceans and history itself."
097159

Price: 8.99 USD
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58 Bernas, Joaquin G.

Dismantling the Dictatorship From MIA Tarmac 1983 to EDSA 1986 (a Collecton of Essays By Joauin G. Bernas S.J.)
Manila
Ateneo De Manila University
1990
9711131005

Soft Cover
Very Good
No Jacket




Very nice condition like new very minor rubbing no edge wear clean and tight hardly ever opened, from MIA Tarmac 1983 to EDSA 1986. 210 pp
002122

Price: 19.99 USD
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59 Bernstein, Barton ; Matusow, Allen et al

Twentieth Century America - Recent Interpretations
USA
Harcourt Brace & World
1969


Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of covers and spine, annotations but still a good reading copy
075331

Price: 22.50 USD
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60 Bernstein, Richard B

From Forge to Fast Food : A History of Child Labor in New York State - a Teacher's Guide for the 7th & 8th Grade Course - Vol II Civil War to the Present
Albany
University of The State of New York
1995


Soft Cover
Very Good





69 pages, minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean solid copy
094640

Price: 9.91 USD
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