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Roman Social History A Sourcebook

by Tim Parkin and Arthur Pomeroy

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Published
August 17, 2007
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Very Good
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9780415426756
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Routledge, 2007. pp.388. Paperback, Used Book. Very Good copy, minor edge wear, a few scuff marks, creases, etc. Interior clean and unmarked.
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University of Toronto Press, 1998. 434pp. Hardcover, Used Book. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, minor shelf wear to DJ, clean bright copy, unmarked interior.
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Rolling Thunder

by John T. Smith

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Published
1994
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Near Fine
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Surrey, England: Air Research Publications, 1994. Paperback, pp.360. Used Book. NEAR FINE condition. Bright clean copy, no interior markings.
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Greenbank: Country Matters in 19th Century Ontario

by W.H. Graham

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Published
1988
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Peterborough, Ontario: Broadview Press, 1988. pp.326. Paperback, oversized. Used book. B/W photos. VERY GOOD condition, minor shelf wear, former owner signature on inside of front cover. "Using the fascinating histories of four neighbouring farms as its focus, the book broadens to explore all aspects of the social and economic history of rural Ontario over the hundred years 1835 to 1935."… Read more
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English Bloods: In the Backwoods of Muskoka, 1878

by Frederick, Shipman, Frederick de la Fosse

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Published
2004-08
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Very Good
ISBN
9781896219967
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Toronto: Natural Heritage Books, 2004. pp.207. Trade Paperback. New augmented edition by Scott D. Shipman. VERY GOOD copy, some shelf wear, otherwise a clean, bright copy. Signed by author. "Frederick de la Fosse's richly descriptive, elegantly penned and delightfully humorous memoir captures that period of life when he, and other young Englishmen of means, came to northern Muskoka in the… Read more
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Gods, Graves and Scholars

by C.W. Ceram

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Published
1999
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Very Good+
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London: The Folio Society, 1999. pp.528. Hardcover. VERY GOOD plus condition, former owner signature on title page, otherwise clean bright copy. Straight spine Navy decorative boards, gilt lettering on spine, decorative end papers. Cardboard slip case shows some shelf wear: scuffs, bumped corners, etc.
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Streetbeat not your everyday stories

by Paul Wilson

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Published
1997
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Good
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Burlington, Ontario: North Shore Publishing, 1997. Paperback, used. GOOD condition, some edge wear, creases, etc. Signed by author with dedication to former owner. A collection of the best of StreetBeat columns from the pages of The Hamilton Spectator.
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Around and About Hamilton 1785-1985

by The Head-of-the-Lake Historical Society

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Published
1990
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Very Good
Edition
3rd
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Publisher: Head of the Lake Historical Society, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1990 Hardcover. Oversized, oblong format. Used - Very Good. clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 221 pages. Many b&w photos, including fold-out at back of book. Full red cloth boards with gilt lettering. Very good dust jacket, small creases and edge wear, medium sized tear along top back edge… Read more
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Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 2003. English translation by Catherine Tihanyi. pp. 391 Hardcover. VERY GOOD copy, some shelf wear, bumped corners, some underlining in the introduction, otherwise a clean bright copy in VERY GOOD dust jacket.
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Lions or Jellyfish: Newfoundland-Ottawa Relations Since 1957

by Raymond B. Blake

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Published
2015
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9781442628304
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Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2015. pp. 427. Trade Paperback. VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, bumped edges, interior is clean and unmarked. "Lions or Jellyfish is an interesting well-researched and through study of executive federalism and the relations between political leaders in Ottawa and St.John's since 1957. This is one of the best books I have read in Newfoundland… Read more
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William Wye Smith: Recollections of a Nineteenth Century Scottish Canadian

by Scott A. McLean & Michael E. Vance (eds)

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Published
2008
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9781550028047
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Toronto: Natural Heritage Books/Dundurn Group, 2008. pp.421 Trade Paperback. VERY GOOD copy, minor shelf wear, clean unmarked interior. "Many nineteenth-century writers highlighted the difficulties recent immigrants faced - the clearing of forest and the breaking of new ground, the isolation and long Canadian winters - and emphasized what they perceived to be the negative, alienating influences of Ontario's rapid urban… Read more
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The Education of a Canadian My Life As a Scholar and Activist

by H. Gordon Skilling

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Published
2000
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Near Fine
ISBN
9780886293574
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McGill-Queen's University Press, 2000. Hardcover. pp.450. NEAR FINE copy in NEAR FINE dust jacket.
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Strange Fatality: The Battle of Stoney Creek, 1813

by James E. Elliott

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
ISBN
9781896941585
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Robin Brass Studio Inc, 1999. pp.311 Trade Paperback. NEAR FINE copy, very minor edge wear, clean unmarked interior. Maps by Nicko Elliott
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I Saw Two Englands

by H.V. Morton

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Published
1943
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Good
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1943. pp.324. Hardcover, Good condition. Shelf wear, discoloration, unmarked interior. Dust Jacket in good condition, small chips and creases. Protected by a clear mylar cover.
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Historical Studies in the Language of Chemistry

by M.P. Crosland

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Published
1962
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Very Good
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London, Heinemann Educational Books Ltd, 1962. pp.406. Hardcover. VERY GOOD copy, age toning, minor shelf wear, straight spine, clean unmarked interior. Dust jacket in GOOD condition, some tears, chips, small stains, protected by a new clear mylar cover.
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Cambridge University Press, 2003. pp.262. Hardcover. VERY GOOD copy, limited underlining in red ink, primarily on pages 1 and 2 of introduction (see photo), otherwise clean interior. Dust jacket in VERY GOOD condition, minor edge wear, protected by a clear mylar cover.
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Lay Intellectuals in the Carolingian World

by Cambridge University Press

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Published
2011
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9780521174091
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Cambridge University Press, 2011. pp.263 Paperback. VERY GOOD copy, minor interior markings in green ink.
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The Government of England Under Henry I (Cambridge Studies in Medieval Life and Thought: Fourth Series)

by Judith A. Green

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Published
September 29, 1989
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Very Good
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9780521375863
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Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 1989. pp. 303. Paperback. VERY GOOD copy. Some underlining in red ink to the preface, otherwise a clean copy.
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The Aristocracy in Twelfth-Century León and Castile

by Simon Barton

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Published
July 18, 2002
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Near Fine
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9780521894067
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Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2002. pp. 366 Paperback. Near fine condition, very minor shelf wear, clean unmarked interior.
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Princes and Territories in Medieval Germany

by Benjamin Arnold

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Published
January 29, 2004
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Near Fine
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9780521521482
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004 (reprint) pp.314 Paperback, NEAR FINE condition, only very minor shelf wear, clean unmarked interior.
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