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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 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 you to… 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 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 international orders we… 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 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, staple binding, signed by author… 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 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 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 of tracking and insurance to your country,… 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 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 back… Read more
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In the Steps of Alexander Mackenzie. Trail Guide : Quesnel - Bella Coola

by Woodworth, John & Halle Flygare

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1981
ISBN
9780888943163
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$95.00

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Nature Conservancy Canada, 1981 A guide to the ancient trails over which Alexander Mackenzie and his party travelled between the Fraser River and the Pacific Ocean - the first recorded crossing of Continental North America, and the final chapter in the search for the Nortwest Passage. Card cover with a two-punch binding inside held by two metal bolts with… Read more
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$95.00
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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 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 shelf wear and is now protected… 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 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 front, staple binding,… Read more
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Giant Cedars, White Sands: The Juan De Fuca Marine Trail Guidebook

by Mills, Donald C.

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good -
ISBN
9780968458303
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$35.00

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Sooke, BC: Pallas*Trine Services, 1999 Guidebook details the 47-kilometre trek; options to extend your trek; hidden places to explore, overnight and weekend hikes; day hikes; and preparation and safety tips. Colourfully illustrated soft cover with red, yellow & white titling, a colour fold-out trail map attached to inside of back cover, many black and white photographs and maps in… Read more
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In This Short Span: Himalayan Mountaineering and Exploration

by Ward, Michael

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1972
Condition
Good+ to Very Good-
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780575013285
Item Price
$40.00

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London: Vicor Golancz Ltd., 1972 A Mountaineering Memoir. Blue cloth, gilt titling to spine, endpapers show different maps, illustrated with many black and white photographs and several maps, 304 pages. Light edge wear, light age darkening to textblock edge and a few dark spots to bottom of textblock edge, two photo pages show a light roughness to bottom… Read more
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Tommy and Lawrence: The Ways and the Trails of Lake O'Hara

by Whyte, Jon

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Black Sheep Books
Published
1983
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Good+ to Very Good-
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$20.00

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Banff, AB: Lake O'Hara Trails Club, 1983 This book is about Dr. George K.K. Link and Lorenzo Grassi and the paths and trails they created in the Lake O'Hara region of Yoho National Park in the Canadian Rockies. White soft cover with black titling on front and spine, black and white photographs throughout, unpaginated (approximately 60 pages.) Spine… 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 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 author on title page,… 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
Condition
Good+
ISBN
9780969208105
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$18.00

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Toronto: Atlantis Publishing 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 and white illustrations throughout, 141… Read more
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$18.00
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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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$20.00

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Australia: Peter Neely 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, malaria & black magic, health… 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 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 and maps, 56 pages.… 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 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 lower front corner, otherwise… 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 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, illustrated title page, charming black and white illustrations throughout, 123… Read more
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Snowdrift

by McGonigle, Lisa

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

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Fernie, B.C.: Oolichan Books, 2011 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 to be unread. Shipping… 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 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 and… Read more
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