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Theodore Roosevelt's Ranch Life and the Hunting Trail

by Roosevelt, Theodore

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1978
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$18.95

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NY: Bonanza Books, 1978. FINE/no DJ. Really nice hardcover book: nearly perfect boards with gilt titles, as-new & unmarked interiors. 6.25" x 9.25", 186 pages. In 1888, Teddy Roosevelt published this ode to the American frontier, from the rewarding hard work of a rancher on the open plains to the pleasures of hunting big game in the mountains. Includes many… Read more
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Canadian Perspectives in Cultural Anthropology

by Ervine, Alexander M

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2000
ISBN
9780176168957
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$17.95

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Nelson Education, 2000. VERY GOOD softcover. A really nice copy with no markings, no stains. Crisp, as-new interiors with nearly perfect covers, no creases. 8.5" x 11", 125 pages, 20 modules, conclusions, bibliography.. Soft Cover.
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Speaking Land: Myth and Story in Aboriginal Australia

by Berndt, Ronald M.; Berndt, Catherine H

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1994
ISBN
9780892815180
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$14.95

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Inner Traditions, 1994. NEAR-FINE First Ed. softcover. Almost perfect covers, AS-NEW interiors, no markings. 6" x 9", 438 pages, illustrated, index. The 195 stories collected in this first anthology of Aboriginal myth were told to anthropologists Ronald and Catherine Berndt, who spent nearly fifty years working among the Aboriginal peoples of Australia. The myths they collected come from the oldest… Read more
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Child of the Land

by Greenfield, Douglas Warren

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2008
ISBN
9781425148102
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$40.00

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Trafford Publishing, 2008. NEAR-FINE 2nd Printing softcover, SIGNED by the author on the title page. This book is as-new but for two tiny corner creases on covers. Autobiography of Douglas Warren Greenfield, whose family homesteaded in Alberta's Peace River Country. . Signed by Author. Soft Cover.
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Outlaws & Lawmen of Western Canada, Volume Three

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1998
ISBN
9780919214880
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$9.95

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Heritage House, 1998. VERY GOOD First Edition Trade Paperback. Crisp, clean, square, tight, pages unmarked and as-new. 5.5" by 8.5", 158 pages, photographs, maps. Volume III of Western Canada's dramatic crimes and pioneer lawmen includes the map trapper of Rat River - the Midnight Massacre in Saskatchewan - Christmas day assassins in the Yukon - when guns blazed at Banff,… Read more
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Deliver Us from Evil: An Interpretation of American Prohibition

by Clark, Norman H

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1976
ISBN
9780393091700
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$11.95

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W W Norton, 1976. VERY GOOD+ trade paperback. Crisp, clean, no markings. 5.25" x 8", 246 pages, index. This book shows the profound impact of the prohibition of alcohol on political history before 1916, and analyzes its ambiguous triumph in the 1920s. In doing so, it reveals the relationship between liquor control and the unique moral history of the American… Read more
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Halifax: Nimbus Publishing, 1998. FINE Trade Paperback. Like new, appears unhandled and unread. No markings. 5.5" x 9", 161 pages, illustrated. Very entertaining and informative collection of 35 stories for everyone interested in Nova Scotia history and heritage.. Soft Cover.
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The Settlement of New Iceland ; La Colonisation De La Nouvelle-Islande

by Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Citizenship, Historic Resources Branch

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Bruce McLeod
ISBN
9780771114878
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$14.00

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Manitoba Culture FINE (As-New) First bilingual edition, in stapled card covers. Twelve pages each in English and French, photos and maps. History of Icelandic settlements in Manitoba, Canada. Includes Gimli and Hecla Island area. . Soft Cover.
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All the Moose ... All the Jaw

by Knight, Leith

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1982
ISBN
9780969112310
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$17.95

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Moose Jaw 100, 1982. VERY GOOD 8.5" x 11" softcover. Very nice wraps, no marks, as-new interiors except for previous owner's name on endpaper. 100 year history of Moose Jaw Saskatchewan, with many b&w photos. 80 pages.. Soft Cover.
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The Free People, Otipemisiwak, Batoche, Saskatchewan, 1870-1930

by Payment, Diane Paulette

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1990
ISBN
9780660134444
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$38.00

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National Historic Parks and Sites, Parks, Service, Environment Canada, 1990. VERY GOOD softcover. Inscribed and signed by author Diane Paulette Payment. A very nice copy with just light shelfwear to covers, interiors like new. 6" x 9", 366 pages, b&w photos. Seat of the North-West Rebellion, was Batoche also witness to the Metis social and economic disintegration? The author studies… Read more
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Cranberry Portage

by Paterson, Ruth; Paterson, Jack

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1970
ISBN
9780771069550
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$24.95

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McClelland and Stewart, 1970. VG/Good First Edition, SIGNED by both authors on the half-title page. One top corner bumped, otherwise FINE. Unclipped DJ has chipping, short tears, shelfwear. 5.75" by 8.75", 171 pages, b&w plates, map endpapers. The authors' memoirs of pioneer life in the frontier town of Cranberry Portage, Manitoba - near Flin Flon and the Pas: gamblers, bush… Read more
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On the Shores of Scugog: Revised, Enlarged and Illustrated

by Farmer, Samuel

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1969
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$24.95

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Port Perry, Ontario: The Port Perry Star, 1969. VERY GOOD/No DJ. Third Edition Hardcover, revised, enlarged and illustrated. First 2 editions were in 1913 and 1934. A very nice copy for your collection. Excellent green cloth boards, square and tight binding, crisp & unmarked interiors. A gift inscription on the front paste-down and a couple of minor marks on… Read more
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Prairie Warships: River Navigation in the Northwest Rebellion

by Tolton, Gordon E

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Bruce McLeod
Published
2007
ISBN
9781894974301
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$24.95

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Heritage House, 2007. VERY GOOD+ 6.75" x 9.75" softcover. Light edge wear to covers only, interiors as-new. 335 pages including index, 80 black and white photographs, line drawings, paintings This book describes how Louis Riel and the Northwest Rebellion by the Metis, fought a small civil war along Canadian prairie rivers using steamboats, ferries and other river craft.. Soft… Read more
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Comte de St. Germain: The Secret of Kings

by Cooper-Oakely, I. (Isabel)

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1970
ISBN
9780877280262
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$60.00

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NY: Samuel Weiser Inc., 1970. VG+/GOOD reprint of 1912 1st Ed. A very nice copy of this scarce title in light brown cloth with gilt titles. Crisp, clean and bright interiors, two minor corner bumps only, no markings. Approx. 5.75" by 8.25, 249 pages, frontispiece, fold-out letter, many illustrations, appendices and bibliography. Unclipped DJ has edge wear, moderate… Read more
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$60.00
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120 Years at the Manitoba Club 1874-1994

by Manitoba Club; Benham, Mary Lile; Bulman, John

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1974
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$25.00

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Winnipeg, Canada: Manitoba Club, 1974. Near-Fine, 5.5" x 8.25" softcover, 126 pages, illustrated with b&w and colour photos. A few minor marks on covers, otherwise Fine. Crisp, clean, no markings, no creases, appears unhandled and unread. 120 year historical record of the Manitoba Club in Winnipeg.. Soft Cover.
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UK: Cambridge University Press, 200. FINE - crisp, clean, unmarked, no creases, appears unread and unhandled. Very nice copy. 6" x 9", 230 pages, index. Cambridge Latiun American Studies series. This book examines the characteristics of political power in the cities of the colonial Spanish Empire between the 1740s and 1780s, based on a detailed study of the mining city… Read more
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$40.00
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Albertaines: Anthologie D'oeuvres Courtes En Prose (Serie Etudes Canadiennes) (French Edition)

by Bugnet, Georges; Morcos, Gamila

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1990
ISBN
9781895173017
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$50.00

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Editions des Plaines, 1990. FINE softcover. Perfect unmarked interiors, nearly new wras, no creases, very nice. Text in French. . Soft Cover.
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The Foot of the River

by Lalor, George

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1986
ISBN
9780919143432
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$16.95

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Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: Pemmican Publications, 1986. FINE First Edittion softcover, SIGNED by the author on the title page. A beautiful copy, looks and feels unhandled and unread. 6" x 9", 126 pages, map, illustrated by Real Berard. This book tells the history of the Winnipeg River which runs between Lake of the Woods, Ontario and Lake Winnipeg, Manitba - … Read more
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Prince Albert, SK: Polka Dot Press, 2008. VG 3rd Printing softcover. Clean, tight, square, no markings. Light cover wear only. 5.5" x 8", 206 pages. More than a history lesson, this controversial book contains a powerful tale that unveils the rich history and traditions of The Hutterite people of southern Manitoba Canada. With references to Dahl's Farm, Rogers' Farm,… Read more
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The History of the Hutterites, Revised Edition

by Hofer, John

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Bruce McLeod
Published
1988
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$25.00

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Altona, MB, Canada: D.W. Friesen & Sons, 1988. VG- 2nd printing. Some wear to covers, very clean and tight interiors. Previous owner's ID on title page is blacked out with felt pen, which bled through to the next page (table of contents). 6" x 9", 108 pages, fold-out map, 3 fold-out genealogical family trees, b&w and colour illustrations. … Read more
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