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Asylum: a history of the Cape Breton Hospital, 1906-1995
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Asylum: a history of the Cape Breton Hospital, 1906-1995

By Terry MacLean

The published date of 1995 may not be accurate as no date can be seen. Collectible condition. The institutional history of the Cape Breton Hospital;al is based partly on earlier research conducted by a research assistant for the Cape Breton Hospital Charitable Foundation. In 1992 the Beaton Institute of the University College of Cape Breton ws asked to consolidate earlier reports and research files to conduct a more general inquiry into the origins and development of mental health care in Cape Breton prior to the closing of the Cape Breton Hospital....

$22.00

Murder at McDonald\'s: The Killers Next Door
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Murder at McDonald's: The Killers Next Door

By Phonse Jessome

a gently read book in collectible condition. Scarce in any condition. They seemed ordinary enough: three young men from Sydney, Nova Scotia. they went to school, made friends, had some fun....they hung out in bars and pool halls. Then on May 7, 1992, they walked into McDonald's restaurant in Sydney River, planning to rob the place...however brutally murdered three McDonald's employees and left a fourth for dead.....

$40.00

Murder at McDonald\'s: The Killers Next Door
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Murder at McDonald's: The Killers Next Door

By Phonse Jessome

North Sydney , Sydney all Cape Breton were shocked at the robbery and murder at the Sydney River Nova Scotia McDonald's Restaurant. Families never recover from such brutal killings. Three young men from Sydney and area carried out the murders. Book in very good plus condition with no marks. Square book, with white glossy pages.

$25.00

Buddy MacMaster: the Judique Fiddler
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Buddy MacMaster: the Judique Fiddler

By Sheldon MacInnes

New Book! Buddy MacMaster, the renowned Cape Breton fiddler, grew up in Judique, Inverness County, and was influenced by some of the giants in the music at that time like Bill Lamey, "Little" Jack MacDonald, angus Chisholm and Mary MacDonald...

$18.00

Loch Bras D\'Or
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Loch Bras D'Or

By Margaret MacPhail

this is an authentic picture of pioneer life in Cape Breton about a hundred years ago- a scene in the family chronicles of the John MacNabs. the book is too delightful to be called a social document; but here, without sentimentality, is the story of the labours and joys and pains of this highland people....

$8.00

Trapper Boy
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Trapper Boy

By Hugh R. MacDonald

Set in 1920s coal-mining town, Trapper B0y is the story of 13-year old JW Donaldson, a good student with a bright future. As school ended for the year in 1926. JW was looking forward to summer, sure, he would have chores- feeding the horse and milk the goat, tending the garden, that kind of thing- but he would also have lots of time for fishing, building his cabin and reading- lots of reading. but there is something worrying his parents .....

$8.00

United protestant church of Sydney river: the first fifty years
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United protestant church of Sydney river: the first fifty years

By A. Iver Gillis

The first fifty years- 1951-2001. About 19 chapters make up the contents of this historical book. Included: The Valley, its people, their religion; Idea of a Protestant community is born; an idea is turned into a reality; Presbytery gives advice, Minsterial guidance required; organizing begins; the pioneers are challenged; now we must build a church...etc

$20.00

Extreme Zone: Deadly Secrets
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Extreme Zone: Deadly Secrets

By M. C. Sumner

i thought my nightmares were bad, but they were nothing compared to the psychic flashes I've been having- while I'm awake! previous owners initials on inside page.

$7.00

Ivan Hicks: fifty years of fabulous Fiddle Music
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Ivan Hicks: fifty years of fabulous Fiddle Music

By Allison Mitcham

Ivan Hicks of Riverview, New Brunswick, is the embodiment of the old time fiddle music tradition, and this book is a tribute to his first 50 years, from 6 to 56. Born the only child of a musical family, Ivan developed a passion for the fiddle and at age 7, he played his first dance with his father Curtis, at a local hall...

$18.00

Three Generations-New Waterford, 1913-1988
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Three Generations-New Waterford, 1913-1988

By Ted Boutilier

Three Generations attempts to tell the story if 75 years of community life in New Waterford, Nova Scotia. Chapters include, mines, miners, mining...churches....schools....hospitals,,,sports...organizations..civic government...culture. A book for the historian or genealogy or just interested former native!

$18.00

Letters Home: Maritimers and The Great War.1914-1918
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Letters Home: Maritimers and The Great War.1914-1918

By Ross Hebb

No corner of Canada, no matter how remote or insignificant, remained unaffected by the First World War (1914-1918). the three maritime provinces were no exception. Sons, brothers and fathers left small villages and towns like Ecum Secum, Nova Scotia, Tryon, PEI, and Petitcodiac, NB, to fight in the army, become sailors in the navy, or do battle in recently invented airplanes. Many did not return...find personal letters of more than twenty Maritime soldiers...

$18.00

The Black angels: the story of the Waffen-SS
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The Black angels: the story of the Waffen-SS

By Rupert Butler

In Nazi Germany the SS was an instrument of terror and repression, whose function was to ensure the leadership and permanence of Adolf Hitler and his National Socialist Party...

$8.00

the Guinea pig club
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the Guinea pig club

By Edward Bishop

Here is the astonishing story of the mend who were the patients of Sir Archibald MCIndow, the surgeon who operated on pilots who came out of burning fighters and bombers during the war to escape with their lives but little low their faces or their limbs...

$8.00

Court Martial: Survivor of nam #4

By Donald E. Zlotnik

Death comes home, with good training, luck, and raw courage you could survive the killing zones-but nobody can take away the scars, or prepare you for " the World" Spencer barnett had lived through a hellish NVA torture chamber despite the active collaboration of white-hater Mohammed james...

$8.00

Legend of the Shadow Warriors
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Legend of the Shadow Warriors

By Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone

A strange madness is abroad in Gallantaria. Villagers are being put to th sword by five ghostly figures. The shadow Warriors are mysterious beings from an ancient legend who have somehow returned to life. But are they all that they seem?

$20.00

60 Minutes for St. George
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60 Minutes for St. George

By Fullerton, Alexander

A novel of the Dover Patrol and the Zeebrugge raid- the thrilling sequel to 'the Blooding of the guns'. pages are tanned due to age, some edge wear

$8.00

Assault from Within
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Assault from Within

By Georg Von Konrad

One of Germany's most astonishing secret weapons in World War ll; an elite corps of saboteurs operating on the Eastern Front. Six hundred young Germans, intensively trained to speak, think, eat, sleep and dream as Russians, were infiltrated behind the enemy lines to cause destruction and chaos. Time and again they were accepted as genuine Russians, and were able to destroy communications centres, sabotage arms dumps, and misdirect military traffic away from the front line...would not consider this as a collectible copy but a rare book in any condition!

$15.00

Westray: my journey from darkness to light
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Westray: my journey from darkness to light

By Vernon Theriault as told to Marjorie Coady

At 5:18 A.M. on May 9, 1992, the Westray mine exploded in Plymouth, Nova Scotia, with twenty-six men underground. This is the story of a man who worked with these men and his struggles with the aftermath...

$15.00

Down-to-earth cherub: the life and legend of Finlay Stewart
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Down-to-earth cherub: the life and legend of Finlay Stewart

By W. K. Thomas

As a divinity student Finlay Stewart slugged baseballs and won a pole-vault championship. As a chaplain, he taught unarmed combat, recruited volunteers for service overseas, and managed the hockey team that won the Canadian army title. As a minister, he attracted so many people to his ;middle-sized congregation that it grew to be twice as large as the next largest Presbyterian congregation in Canada....

$15.00

Pro Rated Longshots: a proven method for selecting long shot winners
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Pro Rated Longshots: a proven method for selecting long shot winners

By Dan Geer

How to beat the races by picking high-priced winners with a consistency believed to be impossible until now! Pages white and tight to spine, no marks. Dj has tear near top edge. Based on thousands of races, here is a simple and logical method for picking longshot winners that takes into account not only past performance, but also the essential ingredient of price...

$16.00

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