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Image for The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

The Dearborn Independent, Chronicler of the Neglected Truth, April (Apr.) 3, 1926 - Will Palestine Ever Pay Its Board?

By: Aaron, S.F.; Johns, E.B.; Thompson, Huston; Perry, Armstrong; Barron, C.W.; Barton, William E.; MacConnell, Duncan; Finger, Charles J.; Aschemeier, C.R.; Robinson, Alan M.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dearborn, Michigan, The Dearborn Publishing Co.: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4909


32 pages. Features: The Killers' Struggle to Exist - all animals wage unending war for mere right to live; Legislating in Secret Session - Budget Officer Rules United States and is not Answerable to the People - New Method of Neutralizing Congressional Government; Why (Woodrow) Wilson Disliked Reporters (part 2) - distaste for publicity developed into aversion for newspapermen through their boorish blunders; The Fallacies of Philanthropy - There are some glaring inconsi... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, January, 1957 - Upper Canada and New York State

Canadian Geographical Journal, January, 1957 - Upper Canada and New York State

By: Barbeau, Marius; Owens, W.H.; Harrington, Richard; Williams, M.Y.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3437


40 Pages plus fourteen pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Cover illustration is A.Y. Jackson's "Yellowknife Bay"; Louisiana French; The National Trust of Britain; Machu Picchu; Upper Canada and New York State; and more. Nice one-page two-colour recruiting ad for the RCAF; Attractive 1957 DeSoto car ad inside back cover; Back cover black and white photo ad for BOAC features couple being served a gourmet meal on-board. Taped repairs to damage at upper corner o... View more info

Image for Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

Marine Animals and the Inuit / Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Volume 10, 1987

By: Cavanagh, Deborah

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, Vancouver Public Acquarium Society in Stanley Park: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 468h1853


36 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Contents: Marine Mammals - a cultural and economic resource for the future; The origin of the Narwhal - a myth; Hunting stories from Hall Beach; Starvation at Koluktoo Bay; Stalking Netsiq on the sea ice; Sound under the ice; Arctic marine mammals. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A nice copy. View more info

Borealis - The Magazine for Canadian Parks and Wilderness Fall 1988 Premiere Edition: Volume 1/ Number 1

By: Dodge, David: Editor

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35106292


64 pages. Articles include: Taiga - the earth's green mantle; South Moresby by kayak; Madawaska - a land ethic in the making; Bay du Nord; Alaska 1002; special report on 50 books important to conservation. View more info

Image for Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Second Quarter 1978: Seals - Their Story

Waters - Journal of the Vancouver Aquarium, Second Quarter 1978: Seals - Their Story

By: Drum, D.J.: Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: British Columbia, Vancouver Public Acquarium Association: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 351a6786


28 pages. Black and white illustrations. Unmarked. Moderate wear. Solid copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.29. No. 1 - January/February 1983

Sea Frontiers - Vol.29. No. 1 - January/February 1983

By: http://www.blueharvestfarm.com/bookimages/115a9574.jpg

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9512


Features: The Colorful Flatworms; The Rocks; Keepers in Skirts; the Whales of the Stellwagen; Armed Snails - The Deadly Cones; Belau from Above; Manatees and Power Plants; Saving Crabs from Dredges; Tunas - Nomads of the Sea. Sound copy. View more info

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Sea Frontiers - Vol.24. No. 1 - January/February, 1978

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9484


Features: Sally Lightfoot; El Capitan - Ancient Sea-of-Texas Peak; the Plight of the Loggerhead; the Lost Year; Guiding Ships to Port; Izembek Lagoon; The Legacy of Admiral Beaufort; Creatures of the Deep; Togetherness Underwater. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 5 - September/August 1982

Sea Frontiers - Vol.28. No. 5 - September/August 1982

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9510


Features: The Ring Story; A Touch of Gold; Hydrofoils - Up and Away; The Great Cretaceous Sea Lizard; Hong Kong Fisheries - Progress at a Price; Blimps, Blips and Dredging; Gyotaku; Marine Mammals in Captivity. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.33. No. 1 -  January/February 1987

Sea Frontiers - Vol.33. No. 1 - January/February 1987

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9534


Features: The rise and fall of Neptune's kingdom; Krill - food of the future?; Captain Scammon - the whaler who turned naturalist; Egg thieves of Playa Grande; Traditional Squid fishing in the Azores; Starting the wandering gooneys; Not so naked ancestors. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Sea Frontiers - Vol.33. No. 6 -  November/December 1987

Sea Frontiers - Vol.33. No. 6 - November/December 1987

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, The International Oceanographic Foundation: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 768a9536


Features: What's in a cave?; Painting with pesticides - the controversial organotin paints; Stars with thousands of feet (star fish); The see-through salp; Lighthouse reef - a Caribbean atoll; Coralline algae - pink plants of fhe seafloor; Oceanography on stamps - the Christmas Island Phosphate Company. Sound copy. View more info

Image for Nature Canada Magazine - April/June 1974

Nature Canada Magazine - April/June 1974

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Canadian Nature Federation: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813a2076


52 pages. Features: Nuclear energy in Canada - Potential and problems; Sanctuaries of the Woods; J. Sharkey Thomas; A Child's World of Nature; The Untrodden Earth - Early Nature Writing in Canada; and more. Discard stampt atop front cover else clean and unmarked with light to moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Nature Magazine, March 1935

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, The American Nature Association: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823c5452


16 pages of nature pictures in rotogravure. Features: Scenic Highway Policy - too little thought given to Road Programs; Big and Little Storms - the how, where and why of sundry dusty doings in the air; Burro Language; Irises from Bulbs - there is a wider range than most gardeners seem to realize; Andy's last chapter - a Florida sandhill crane - how he helped to dissolve the barriers between his own kind and man; The carriers of Death - the microscope reveals how insect... View more info

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Nature Magazine, April 1935

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The American Nature Association: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823c5453


16 pages of nature pictures in rotogravure. Features: Conservation - a new section is added to Nature Magazine; Audubon, The American Woodsman; That strange thing called Fasciation - photos of plants which has grown together; Chickens of the Sagebrush - Sage Chickens; Colobopsis - an ant of interesting habits; The Home Ties of Chickadees; A Tree Goes in for Engineering - photo and brief article of a tree growing out of a man-made vertical rock wall; Wonderful photos of ... View more info

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Nature Magazine, May 1935

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: USA, The American Nature Association: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823c5454


16 pages of nature pictures in rotogravure. Features: 'Carbon Coke' - the story of a personal crow; The Waves of the Sea; Character in Flowers; The Tame Deer of Nara; Birds' Eggs without Robbing the Birds; A Salt Water Aquarium - the seashore holds much interesting life; The turbulent life of the Sand-bug; Hyacinths; Conservation - exploiting wildlife; Wildlife in the National Forest - who owns it?; President Roosevelt receives Forestry Award; Have we learned anything? ... View more info

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Nature Magazine, June 1935

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, The American Nature Association: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823c5455


16 pages of nature pictures in rotogravure. Features: Hiking and Camping Forum; Canada's Quetico Park; San Nicolas - The Passing Island; The Golden Bird - the Yellow Warbler; Ice Caves amid Lava Beds - near Winona, Arizona; The Truth about Cloudbursts; Celia Thaxter - Poet of Nature; Birds lead Hazardous lives; Grass Bouquets; A Valiant Lance Bearer; Tracking Microcosmic Giants; Conservation - tests for hunting licenses; The Truth about the Black Bear; Duck 'Abundance';... View more info