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Image for Canadian Military History, Volume 21, Number 4, Autumn 2012 - German Newspaper Accounts of the Dieppe Raid

Canadian Military History, Volume 21, Number 4, Autumn 2012 - German Newspaper Accounts of the Dieppe Raid

By: Hall, David Ian; Mahoney, Ross; Richard Beatrice;; Weetman, Antonia; Granatstein, J.L.; Oliver, Dean F.; Jorgensen, Johannes; Harris, Tavis; Burnett, Hanna

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, LCMSDS: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4577

Condition: Fair


84 pages. Many reproductions of archival black and white photos. Features: The German View of the Dieppe Raid; The Royal Air Force and the Raid on Dieppe, 19 August 1942; Dieppe - la fabrication d'un mythe; German Second World War Art in the Collection of the Canadian War Museum; The Canadian Home Front in the First and Second World Wars - The Oxford Companion to Canadian Military History; Dieppe From the Other Side - German Newspaper Accounts of the Raid; C.P. Stacey ... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January (Jan.) 1949 - George McCullagh / Smallpox / Howard Cable

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 15 January (Jan.) 1949 - George McCullagh / Smallpox / Howard Cable

By: Halton, Matthew; Berton, Pierre; LeBourdais, D.M.; Buckler, Ernest; Porter, McKenzie; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, Maclean Hunter / Key Publishers: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201h2471

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Cover illustration by W.A. Winter of happy evening horse-drawn sleighs; O'Keefe's ad inside front cover features Clare Shragge illustration of boy dreaming of becoming a flyer; The Quarrel - winner of the $1k first prize in Maclean's story contest; Will the Atlantic Pact Work?; The Amazing Career of George McCullagh; The Starling - Saint or Sinner?; Why They Won't Let You Have Television - Ottawa balks the CBC and the CBC balks private showmen; Full ... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1950, Outfit 280 - Exploring the Kazan River / 3,000 Miles By Dog Sled

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1950, Outfit 280 - Exploring the Kazan River / 3,000 Miles By Dog Sled

By: Harrington, R.; Jaques, F & L.; Irwin, J.; Pocock, A.; Mallet, T.; Turner, E.; Tadda, T.; MacLean, C.; Joss, W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0494

Condition: Good


50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Wilderness Treasure - travelling along the historic 'Voyageur's Highway' in the Quetico-Superior border region; Protecting the Canadian side of the Quetico-Superior region; 'Home is Some Taffy Hair' - tale from the HBC post at Lake Harbour; People of the Snows - photo portraits; Exploring the Kazan River in 1926 - Thierry Mallet - photo-illustrated article; 3000 Miles by Dog S... View more info

Image for The Beaver, A Magazine of the North, June 1949, Outfit 280 - North Magnetic Pole / New Light on Hearne / Grassy Narrows

The Beaver, A Magazine of the North, June 1949, Outfit 280 - North Magnetic Pole / New Light on Hearne / Grassy Narrows

By: Harrington, R.; MacLeod, M.; Madill, R.; Wilson, J.; Leitch, A.; Healy, W.; Knox, H.; Kelly, J.; baird, P.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0496

ISBN: B0054KJPZM

Condition: Good


50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Winnipeg and the HBC; The North Magnetic Pole; Early Western Paintings; New Light on Hearne; Royal Road to the Yukon - the Alaska Highway; Early Days in Winnipeg; Grassy Narrows - photo study; Consul Taylor of Winnipeg - part 2 of an article on James W. Taylor, U.S. Consul at Winnipeg from 1870 to 1893; Iron in Labrador - illustrated article; Expeditions to the Arctic - Part 2... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1951, Outfit 281 - Trading at Padlei, N.W.T. / Conflict on Puget Sound

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1951, Outfit 281 - Trading at Padlei, N.W.T. / Conflict on Puget Sound

By: Harrington, Richard; Jaques, Florence and Lee; Joss, William F.; Galbraith, J.; Finnie, R.; Greenlees, S.; Armstrong, N.; Cormack, J.; Granberg, W.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0493

Condition: Good


50 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Great colour cover photo of scene inside trading post; Delta Marsh Revisited - waterfowl research station on the shores of Lake Manitoba; Eskimo Sleds - photo-illustrated article; Trading at Padlei, N.W.T. - ; Northern Portraits - photos taken along the Alaska Highway; Conflict on Puget Sound - friction between the Company men at Nisqually and the incoming American settlers, a... View more info

Image for Abitibi, Autumn, 1965 - Magazine for Employees of All Units of Abitibi Power and Paper Company, Limited and Provincial Paper, Limited

Abitibi, Autumn, 1965 - Magazine for Employees of All Units of Abitibi Power and Paper Company, Limited and Provincial Paper, Limited

By: Hatton, Dorothy; Editor

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Abitibi Power and Paper Company, Limited: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0935

Condition: Fair


48 pages. Dozens of black and white photos. Cover photo of gold medal-winning figure skater Candace Kartinen, a member of the Port Arthur Skating Club and daughter of Al and Phyllis Kartinen. Contents: Brief obituaries of recently deceased former employees; many photos and personal news items from the Smooth Rock Mill, Georgetown Mill, Beaupre Woods, Beaupre Mill, Fort William, Sturgeon Falls, Thunder Bay Mill, Pembroke Shook Mills, Thorold Mill, Port Arthur, Soo Rese... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, February (Feb.) 1939 - Neville Chamberlain, "World Champion of Peace" / "Arctic Madness" on Baffin Island

National Home Monthly Magazine, February (Feb.) 1939 - Neville Chamberlain, "World Champion of Peace" / "Arctic Madness" on Baffin Island

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Farley, E.; Hartman, W.; Greenwood, W.; Ashton, H.; Christie, Agatha; Pole, M.; Godsell, P.; Et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4815

Condition: Good


64 pages. Features: Nice ad for the 1939 Oldsmobile Six inside front cover; News digest includes topics such as "Appeasement and its difficulties", "Why British Opinion in Changing", "Germany's Colonial Ambitions", "The Statecraft of Equivalents", and "Italy's Clash with France"; Met Life one-page photo ad entitled "A Day in the Life of (sales agent) Donald Martin"; Neville Chamberlain, World Champion of Peace - nicely pho... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan.) 1939 - Arabia's Warrior-King, Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud / European War Coverage

National Home Monthly Magazine, January (Jan.) 1939 - Arabia's Warrior-King, Abdul Aziz Ibn Saud / European War Coverage

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Roberts, T.; Gribble, L.; Wire, H.; Christie, Agatha; Phayre, I.; Mosley, L.; Brown, J.; Dean, R.E.

Price: $495.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4816

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice colour cover New Year illistration by Russell Sambrook; Gorgeous colour ad inside front cover celebrates the 50th Anniversary of Stovel Company Limited, the publisher of this magazine; News digest includes these headings "A Coming Year of Peace?", "American Isolationism", "Economic Appeasement", "Scared into Sanity", "Ambition or Hardship", "A Moral for Canada", and "Significant Books"; Tra... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, April (Apr.) 1939 - Canada's King and Queen Come Home / Figure Skaters

National Home Monthly Magazine, April (Apr.) 1939 - Canada's King and Queen Come Home / Figure Skaters

By: Healy, W.; Stewart, Dr. H.; Scott, W.; Barnard, L.; Mason, L.; Fyfe-Robertson, F.; Diver, M.; Phayre, I.; Brown, J.; Bayne, E.; Catto, R.W.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Stovel / National Home Monthly: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4814

Condition: Good


76 pages. Features: Nice cover photo of the King and Queen with Princess Elizabeth; Fisher Body one-page ad features a McLaughlin-Buick; Wonderful colour one-page ad for Frigidaire fridges; News digest includes these headings - 'The Wild Geese', 'Politicians and Newspapers', 'Totalitarian Swapping', 'First Families', 'A Modern Napoleon', 'Mr. Bennett's Farewell', 'Dictatorship as a Refuge', 'Canada's Lesson from Europe', 'Dominion Unity', and 'Democracy's Frontier'; *Go... View more info

Image for Canadian Geographical Journal, October 1960 : Taming the Tides of Fundy

Canadian Geographical Journal, October 1960 : Taming the Tides of Fundy

By: Hendry, Peter; Davidson, J.A.; Little, C.H.

Price: $149.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Geographical Society: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302g3442

Condition: Good


Pages 113-150 plus eight pages of nice vintage ads. Features: Taming the Tides of Fundy - article with great photos; The Preposterous Fortress of the North - The Story of Fort Prince of Wales; Lebanon; Spanish Explorations in British Columbia; One-page two-color RCAF recruiting ad for their Air Transport Command; Back cover ad for Canadian Pacific passenger travel shows family chatting with engineer; and more. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March (Mar.) 15, 1943, Vol. 56, No. 6 - Cover Photo of Air Marshal H. Edwards, C.B., Commander-In-Chief R.C.A.F. Overseas / Shipshaw Power Development

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, March (Mar.) 15, 1943, Vol. 56, No. 6 - Cover Photo of Air Marshal H. Edwards, C.B., Commander-In-Chief R.C.A.F. Overseas / Shipshaw Power Development

By: Herald, George W.; LeCocq, Thelma; Shapiro, L.S.B.; Callaghan, Morley; Horn, Florence, et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company, Limited: 1943

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 417h2825

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: After Mussolini - Who? - photo-illustrated article argues Il Duce is tottering and Italy is ripe for revolt; Ontario Premier Mitch Hepburn is about to retire; To Air Marshal the Hard Way - a brief biography of Harold "Gus" Edwards; Union Station - Morley Callaghan describes in this photo-illustrated article how this Toronto station has become a communcal centre where the joy of meeting and the sorrow of parting (soldiers) makes living drama;... View more info

Image for New Liberty Magazine, November 15, 1947:  Canadian Help for Poland / Foster Hewitt's Hockey Forecast

New Liberty Magazine, November 15, 1947: Canadian Help for Poland / Foster Hewitt's Hockey Forecast

By: Hewitt, Foster; Hirshberg, J.; Kelley, T.; Henry, O.; Farrell, Cliff; Taylor, R.L.

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Toronto, Liberty of Canada Ltd.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 301g3515

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Features: Hockey Forecast - article with sensational photos including Vic Lynn (full page), Turk Broda in action, Conn Smythe, Dick Irvin (Sr.), and Bill Durnan, ; Help For Poland; - Relief officials deny Russia grabbing Polish supplies as Canadians asked to donate $1.5 million - article with large photo of emaciated Polish child; Profile of America's top disk jockey, Al Jarvis of Winnipeg - article with photos including Abbott and Costello and Edward G. Robin... View more info

Image for The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1954, Outfit 284 - Early Northern Surgeons / Rae's Franklin Relics / Rae's Arctic Correspondence

The Beaver, Magazine of the North, March 1954, Outfit 284 - Early Northern Surgeons / Rae's Franklin Relics / Rae's Arctic Correspondence

By: Hewlett, A.; Nesbitt, J.; Simpson, F.; Ellis, F.; Mitchell, R.; Kerr, R.; Wallace, R.; Bird, J. & M.; Et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Hudson's Bay Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 336h0488

Condition: Good


58 pages. Many reproductions of black and white photos. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: France on the Prairies; Potlatch in the Park - photo-illustrated article on potlatch held in new Kwakiutl house built in Victoria's Thunderbird Park; Journey for Frances - 2nd instalment of Mrs. George Simpson's canoe journey of 1930 through two of the Great Lakes and on to the post later named Fort Frances; Wings Across Greenland - between 1928 and 1931 Parker D. (Shorty) Cra... View more info

Image for Canadian Military History, Volume 20, Number 3, Summer 2011- Remembering the Westlake Brothers

Canadian Military History, Volume 20, Number 3, Summer 2011- Remembering the Westlake Brothers

By: Horrall, Andrew; Born, Jean-Francois; McMackin, Vanessa; Iarocci, Andrew; Bercuson, David J.; Dextraxe, Major Jacques; Wentzell, Tyler; Storey, Ed

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, LCMSDS: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 838g4573

Condition: Good


80 pages. Many reproductions of archival black and white photos. Features: The Dutch Town of Putte Commemorates the Essex Scottish Regiment; Remembering the Westlake Brothers; The Construction of Memory at the Abbaye d'Ardenne; The Overseas Chevron Controversy and Canadian Identity in the Great War; The Canadian War Museum and Bomber Command - My Perspective; "A" Company Attack on Troteval Farm by the Fusiliers Mont-Royal on 24 July 1944; The Battle of Hong Kon... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, August (Aug.) 1936 - Lacrosse Comes Back! / The Future of Canadian Trade

National Home Monthly Magazine, August (Aug.) 1936 - Lacrosse Comes Back! / The Future of Canadian Trade

By: Hughes, E.; Stacey, B.; Peters, J.; Batten, H.; Roberts, T.; Jackson, M.; Billett, M.; Ives, M.; Mowery, W.; Brown, J.; Deachman, R.; Kennedy, R.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4834

Condition: Good


56 pages. Features: Nice cover illustration of diver; Heinz soup ad inside front cover says "Soups Must Be Coaxed"; One-page Sweet Caporal ad features large photo of "Whisky", a 5-year-old wire-haired Fox Terrier owned by Miss Nancy Shorey of Montreal; News digest includes Mr. Woodsworth and the cause of crime, Grand Forks, B.C. and its bonds, what next in Alberta with Mr. Aberhart and his new Social Credit government, the ambitions of Italy and Japan, S... View more info

Image for The Legionary - The Fighting Man's Magazine, October, 1946, No. 4, Vol. XXII (22) - Cover Photo of Mackenzie King Unveiling War Monument

The Legionary - The Fighting Man's Magazine, October, 1946, No. 4, Vol. XXII (22) - Cover Photo of Mackenzie King Unveiling War Monument

By: Hundevad, Captain John; Bryant, Arthur; Smith, Douglas; Bisset, Commodore Sir James; Mant, Gilbert; Morse, Eric W.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canada, The Canadian Legion Press, Ltd.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 662g2942

Condition: Fair


50 pages. Features: Cover photo of Mackenzie King unveiling monument to "Des Elements De La 11 Division Canadienne Debarouerent le 19 Aout 1942"; Field Marshal Viscount Montgomery of Alamein's Triumphant Tour of Canada - article with seven photos; The Canadian Army at War 1. The Canadians in Britain, 1939-1944 - 2nd Part; What a Queen's University Student Things Of the Legion; The Naval Tradition - "A Band of Brothers... A Service of Gentlemen"; Poppies ... View more info

Image for National Home Monthly Magazine, December (Dec.) 1934 -The Position and Prospects of Canada / I Bought The Romanoff Treasures / Charlie Chaplin in Bali

National Home Monthly Magazine, December (Dec.) 1934 -The Position and Prospects of Canada / I Bought The Romanoff Treasures / Charlie Chaplin in Bali

By: Hunt, R.; Winch, E.; Baxter, D.; Lynde, F.; McClung, N.; Paxton, A.; Bennett, The Rt. Hon. R.B.; Quensel, A.; Weisz, N.

Price: $399.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, National Home Monthly / Stovel: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4837

Condition: Fair


56 pages. Features: Lovely cover art of impish Christmas characters by S.E. Park; Beautiful colour Christmas ad inside front cover presents La Palina cigars, Sweet Caporal cigarettes, and Wilson's bachelor cigars; Fleischmann's Yeast one-page ad includes photo of Dr. R.E. Lee; Editorial mentions Mr. McGeer and the Canadian money system, chemical and germ warfare, Henry Ford and soybeans, and Christmas 1934; The Position and Prospects of Canada, by the Right Honourable R... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January 31 1959

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, January 31 1959

By: Hutchison, Bruce; Mowat, Farley; Moon, Barbara; Allen, Jane; Allen, Mary; Lewis, Flora; Gzowski, Peter; Zvegintzov; Baxter, Beverley;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 319g0789

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Nice Orient & Pacific (Cruise) Lines ad inside front cover shows one of their boats at see with guests swimming and playing sports on deck; Nice colour Oldsmobile ad; Inflation can kill our nation; The two ordeals of Kikik - an Eskimo is forced to kill a man and then survive a frigid ordeal to try to save five children, only to be charged for murder by the white man's law - article with many photos; Can you loaf your way to a better figure?; How to E... View more info

Image for Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 March, 1940 - The World's Biggest Asbestos Mine in Quebec

Maclean's - Canada's National Magazine, 1 March, 1940 - The World's Biggest Asbestos Mine in Quebec

By: Hutchison, Bruce; Welch, Doug; Wetjen, Albert Richard; Bunce, Frank; Baxter, A. Beverley; Rutledge, Joseph Lister; Edwards, Frederick; O'Connell, Matt; Dustan, Gordon; Ashbery, Henry

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Toronto, The Maclean Publishing Company: 1940

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 144g1288

Condition: Very Good


52 pages. Features: Outstanding colour ad for International Trucks inside front cover shows their products being used on a gigantic Rio de Janeiro water conductor project; Nice ad for the Ford V-8 Truck (van); Canada Dry ad; "By the Lovely Dove" (fiction); Beverley Baxter reports on his trip to the war front; Sneed and the Loud Suit (fiction); An Industry with a Creed - The story of the world's biggest asbestos mine at Asbestos, Quebec - article with photos (no b... View more info

Image for Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 15, 1953 -  British West Indies Want to Join Canada / New Brunswick Prospecting / 3D Movies / Cinerama

Maclean's, Canada's National Magazine, April (Apr.) 15, 1953 - British West Indies Want to Join Canada / New Brunswick Prospecting / 3D Movies / Cinerama

By: Hutton, Eric; Berton, Pierre; Johnstone, Ken; Dugan, James; Sangster, Dorothy; Allen, R.T.; Percival, Lloyd; Hutton, E.; Scott, Jack; Collins, Bob; Johnson, Vera; Gray, John; et al

Price: $299.95

Publisher: Montreal, Maclean Hunter: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201g4706

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Cover art by Oscar Cahen shows different movie theatre lineups; One-page Birks Jewellers ad; Fantastic one-page colour-photo ad for International Trucks shows six trucks; Editorial - An Epitaph for Stalin; Why Derek Bentley Had to Hang; Backstage at Ottawa - Social Credit Feels Its Oats; Nice one-page colour-photo ad for GE's Roto-Cold fridge; The British West Indies Want to Join Canada - bonus-length feature article; How Elizabeth Was Taught to Rule... View more info