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Wild Coast - Volume One

by Kimantas, John

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2005
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Very Good
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$85.00

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Vancouver, BC: Whitecap Books, 2005. Soft cover. Very Good/-. A Kayaking, Hiking and Recration Guide for North and West Vancouver Island. Kimantas gives detailed information for each region from Port Hardy to Esquimalt. Soft cover, many maps and full-colour photographs, colour markings to fore edge, 368 pages. Light sunning to spine. For some international orders we will ask… Read more
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Art Of Throwing Weapons

by Madden, James W.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780873648417
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$25.00

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Boulder, CO: Paladin Press, 1991. Soft cover. Very Good/-. An instructional book on the five most common throwing weapons such as knives, spears, tomahawks, shurikens, and boomerangs. Light purple cover with black and white illustration to front, black titling to front and spine, black and white photographs throughout, 102 pages. Sunning to spine, mionr shelf wear. For some… Read more
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Beyond Ladner's Landing: Two Heritage Walks South of the Original Village

by Szychter, Gwen

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780968095119
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$25.00

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Delta, B.C., Canada: G. Szychter, 1997. Soft cover. Very Good. Book Two in the series on Delta's heritage in which the author takes the reader beyond the original village of Ladner's Landing. From upscale residences to modest "cottages", this book continues the journey of discovery begun in "Ladner's Landing of Yesteryear." Colourfully illustrated soft cover with white titling,… Read more
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Mateur Trapper, and Trap-Maker's Guide

by Harding, Stanley

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Black Sheep Books
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$50.00

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New York, NY: Dick & Fitzgerald. Hardcover. A complete and carfully prepared treatise on the art of trapping, snaring, and netting. Ca. 1917 ( no date ). Boards covered with grey paper and cloth spine, black titling to front, blindstamped titling to spine, pastedown and free endpapers show publisher's advertisements, illustrated with many line drawings, 134 pages plus what… Read more
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Thule Explorer: Kayaking North of 77 Degrees

by Clewes, Rosemary

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2008
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9781897475058
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$28.00

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Hidden Brook Press, 2008. First Edition. . Soft cover. Very Good/-. Clewes has been travelling for over a dcade in the Arctic by kayak, raft, and more recently by icebreaker. Glossy soft cover, yellow titling to front and spine, 111 pages. For some international orders we will ask you to approve additional shipping charges to cover the cost… Read more
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Camp and Trail Methods

by Kreps, E.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1950
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$20.00

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Columbus, OH: A.R. Harding, 1950. Soft cover. Interesting information for all lovers of nature. What to take and what to do. Light red card cover illustrated with black drawing and black titling to front, frontispiece, illustrated with line drawings, 273 pages. Sunning to spine, several light stains to cover, some creasing to front cover and bottom free corner of… Read more
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Without a Paddle: A Memoir

by Richey, Warren

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good-
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780312630768
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$25.00

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New York, NY: St. Martin' Press, 2010. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good-/Very Good-. Racing twelve hundred miles around Florida by sea kayak. A memoir of a remarkable physical and emotional journey. Black cloth with gilt titling to spine, 338 pages. Minor shelf wear and a small remainder mark to bottom of textblock edge. Dust jacket shows light… Read more
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Journal of the Kanawa International Museum of Canoes, Kayaks, and Rowing Craft. Volume 1, Number 1

by Wipper, Kirk A.W.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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Bewdley, ON: Clay Publishing Company Lted., 1985. Card Cover. Very Good/-. The first issue of the Journal of the Kanawa International Museum of Canoes, Kayaks and Rowing Craft. The Kanawa Story: the beginning. Toronto, April 1985. This issue tells the story how this museum came into being. Light brown card cover with dark brown titling and illustration to… Read more
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Dirt Bike Chronicles: Humor, Insight and Some Really Weird Adventures

by Klammer, Wally

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780968289303
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$15.00

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Delta, B.C., Canada: Daryl Wayne Publications. Soft cover. Very Good-. Circa 1997. "Real life experiences and tall tales combine in this unique and entertaining collection." Many of these stories appeared in their original form in Canadian Biker, Off-Road News Magazine and B.C. Coalition of Motorcyclists newsletter. Colourfully illustrated green soft cover with red titling, inscribed and signed by… Read more
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$15.00
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Marine Archaeology and the Diver

by Lockery, Andy

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Black Sheep Books
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Good+
ISBN
9780969208105
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$18.00

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Toronto: Atlantis Publishing. Soft cover. Good+. This book is an excellent introduction to underwater archaeology, and is the culmination of the author's experience and first-hand knowledge of the subject, from his travels across the continent working on numerous underwater projects and encouraging the participation of hundreds of amateur divers. Colourfully illustrated blue soft cover with yellow titling, black… Read more
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Indo Surf & Lingo: Surf Spots, Language & Travel Tips

by Neely, Peter

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good-
ISBN
9780957724600
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$22.00

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Australia: Peter Neely. Soft cover. Very Good-. The original surfer's guidbook to Indonesian surf spots & language, first published 1992; this printing 26th Revised Edition. Learn Indonesian surfing words, greetings, pronunciation, numbers, money, etc; learn about surf spots in Bali, Java, Lombok, Sumbawa, Sumatra, Sumba, Timor, Roti; etc., travel tips include information on bargaining, what to bring, restaurants,… Read more
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Ghosts on the Grade: Hiking and Biking Abandoned Railways on Southern Vancouver Island

by Baird, Ian & Peter Smith

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780968957806
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$30.00

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Victoria, B.C.: Heritage Architectural Guides/Empire Books, 2001. Soft cover. Very Good. This signed book presents Southern Vancouver Island's railway history for those abandoned railways that have become hiking and biking destinations. Black and white illustrated soft cover with white and black titling, staple binding, signed on title page by both authors, illustrated throughout with black and white photographs… Read more
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Cradle to Canoe: Camping and Canoeing with Children

by Kraiker, Rolf & Debra Kraiker

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Black Sheep Books
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Very Good-
ISBN
9781550462944
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$18.00

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Erin, Ontario: Boston Mills Press. Soft cover. Very Good-. A collection of practical advice and personal anecdotes on camping and canoeing with young children. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with orange and white titling, illustrated with black and white photographs as well as eight pages of colour photographs, 167 pages. Cover has light shelf wear, a 3.5" crease to… Read more
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Deer Pasture, The

by Bass, Rick

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition.
ISBN
9780890962282
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$35.00

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College Station, Texas: Texas A & M University Press, 1985. First Edition. . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good-. Hughes, Elizabeth. A Wardlaw Book. In these "seventeen delightful essays, handsomely illustrated with forty-one original drawings, the author tells the story of the deer pasture and its significance as a family tradition." Brown cloth with white and black titling on spine,… Read more
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Snowdrift

by McGonigle, Lisa

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2011
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780889822719
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$12.75

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Fernie, B.C.: Oolichan Books, 2011. Soft cover. Very Good+. Irish author, Lisa McGonigle, abandoned her scholarship at Oxford and moved to the mountains of British Columbia to become a ski-bum. Her journal, composed of the emails written as events unfolded, recounts her adventures. Black and white illustrated soft cover with black titling, 285 pages. This attractive book appears… Read more
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Thirty Seasons in Scandinavia

by Kennedy, E.B.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1903
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$85.00

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London: Edward Arnold & Co., 1903. Hardcover. Book is a probable first edition, by the author of "The Black Police of Queensland," etc. Red cloth with gilt titling on spine and front, simple blind-stamped border on front, untrimmed text block edges, black and white frontispiece with tissue-guard, illustrated with many black and white photographs, 278 pages. Spine ends, corners… Read more
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Northwest Sportsman British Columbia's Fresh Water Fishing Guide - Vol. 26, No. 7

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
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$21.00

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Vancouver, B. C.: Railton Publlications Ltd., 1971. Paper Cover. Very Good. The Northwest Sportsman Fishing Guide is unique in North America. It is the authentic report on popular lakes and streams by fisherman, biologists, and other reliable sources." Colourfully illustrated paper cover, staple binding, black and white illustrations and maps throughout as well as occasional colour illustrations, advertising… Read more
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Historic Divers of British Columbia: A History of Hardhat Diving, Salvage and Underwater Construction

by Rogers, A.C. (Fred)

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Black Sheep Books
Published
2003
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780968885307
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$35.00

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Duncan, B.C.: Firgrove Publishing, 2003. Soft cover. Very Good+. Book tells the stories of "hundreds of shipwrecks and of the pioneer hardhat divers who dared to try to raise them". Illustrated green soft cover with white titling front and back, black on tan spine, black and white illustrations throughout, 232 pages. With the exception of very minor shelf… Read more
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Don't Waste Your Time in the BC Coast Mountains

by Copeland, Kathy & Craig

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1997
Condition
Good to Very Good
ISBN
9780969801634
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$45.00

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Riondel, BC, Canada: Voice in the Wilderness Press, Inc., 1997. Soft cover. Good to Very Good. Subtitled: An Opinionated Hiking Guide to Help You Get the Most From This Magnificent Wilderness. Book covers the most rewarding hikes in the southern Coast Mountains, including trips in the Stein Wilderness and Southern Chilcotin; over 70 trips for all levels of… Read more
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Kazan, The - Journey Into an Emerging Land

by Pelly, David F. & Christopher C. Hanks, Editors

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Black Sheep Books
Condition
Very Good+
ISBN
9780919315266
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$72.00

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Yellowknife, NWT: Outcrop, Ltd., The Northern Publishers. Soft cover. Very Good+. From the Northern Heritage Series: People & Places, Series Editor: Christopher Stephens. Edited by David Pelly and Christopher Hanks. "Part river journal, part natural history, [book] brims with the excitement of discovery in Canada's last great wilderness, the Barrenlands of the Northwest Territories." Colourfully illustrated soft cover… Read more
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$72.00