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The Mackenzie Poems

by Mackenzie, William Lyon & Colombo, John Robert

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1966
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Near Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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Toronto: Swan Publishing Co Ltd., 1966 John Robert Colombo "selected significant statements ...from William Lyon Mackenzie's writings and arranged them in verse form.. Whther Prose or Poetry it gives us the livliness of Mackenzie's mind and shows thr vigour of his assaults on the Establishment. ear fine. Author inscription on ffep and bookplate of that previous owner. . Signed… Read more
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Apple Blossoms and Satellite Dishes : Celebrating the Golden Jubilee of Applewood Acres

by Cook, Dave

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2004
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As New
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First Edition
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9780973426502
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Mississauga: David L. Cook, 2004 Author is a journalist and former member of Mississauga City Council. Here he describes the local history of the neighbourhood he grew up in - an area of apple orchards and farms that a developer turned into a thriving suburb. . First Edition. Softcover. As New.
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The Road Ahead : An Agenda for Canada in the 1990's

by Gigantes, Philip Deane

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1990
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1st.Can Ed..
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9780773724013
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Toronto: Stoddart., 1990 Suggested political and economic agenda for Canada by a Greek Canadian writer A Greek Canadian author "Philippe Gigantes served as an officer in World War II with the Royal Navy, worked as a correspondent and as a secret agent, and was captured and tortured by Communists in North Korea. He served for fifteen years in the… Read more
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The Road Ahead : An Agenda for Canada in the 1990's

by Gigantes, Phillipe Deane

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1990
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1st.Can Ed..
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9780773724013
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Toronto: Stoddart., 1990 Suggested political and economic agenda for Canada by a Greek Canadian writer . "Philippe Gigantes served as an officer in World War II with the Royal Navy, worked as a correspondent and as a secret agent, and was captured and tortured by Communists in North Korea. He served for fifteen years in the Senate of Canada, was… Read more
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A History Of Vaughan Township

by Reaman, G Elmore

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Published
1971
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As New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Vaughan ON: Vaughan Township Historical Society], 1971 "Two Centuries Of Life In The Township" A comprehensive account of the settlement and growth of this community in southern Ontario. Illustrations by Thoreau MacDonalds as well as photographs. and facsimiles of documents The detailed lists of names in appendices and index are a valuable genealogical resource .xii, [2], 346p. 68p.of plates,… Read more
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Il Canada e la guerra dei trent'anni : l'esperienza bellica di un popolo Multietnico

by Liberati, Luigi Bruti [ed]

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Published
1989
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As New
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1st Italian Edition.
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9788878021211
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Milan: Guerini Studio, 1989 Series:Collana del Centro interuniversitario di studi sul Canada-1. A collection of papers by various authors relating to ""Canada and the Thirty Years War: the war experience of a multi-ethnic people" 330p. index. . 1st Italian Edition.. Softcover. As New.
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A History of Streetsville

by Manning, Mary E.

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Published
1976
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Rev Ed.
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Streetsville, Ontario: Streetsville Historical Society, 1976 Short illustrated history of the village since 1820. (Publication # 1 of the Streetsvillle Historical Society) A l imited editoin prepared for Founders Day 1973. 16p. illus ( B & W). Rev Ed.. Original Wraps. New.
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Canada: The Foundations of its Future. Illustrated By Canadian Artists

by Leacock, Stephen

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Published
1941
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Montreal: Privately Printed (House of Seagram), 1941 The House of Seagram sponsored this handsome patriotic volume during World War II.The colophon describes in detail the physical production of this "fine example of modern Canadian craftsmanship" in both letterpress and lithography on specially made paper .Decorative clothcover xxx 247.illus, plates (some col) index.This copy is almost As New . 1st… Read more
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Conflict and Unity: An Introduction to Canadian Political Life

by Gibbins, Roger

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Published
1998
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Very Good
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9780176042448
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Toronto: Nelson Canada, 1998 474p. index. Softcover. Very Good.
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Three Centuries of Robinsons : The Story of A Family

by Jarvis, Julia

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Published
1967
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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Toronto: Julia Jarvis, 1967 " In this privately produced littlevolume, intended 'primarily for members of the Robinson family' Miss Jarvis has actually provided the historian with a valuable introduction to the rich store of Robinson Papers deposited intheUniversity ofToronto Library. Beyond that, she has given an engaging account of six generations ofa family thatincluded John Robinson, Queen Anne's Bishop of… Read more
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Ribbon of Highway : By Bus Along the Trans-Canada.

by Dobbs,Kildare

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Published
1992
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Near Fine
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780316187824
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Toronto: Little Brown & Co (Canada), 1992 A trip of 7,000 miles by bus along the Trans Canada Highway from St.John's, Newfoundland to Victoria, British Columbia. 239p. Donor inscription on title page, else fine.. 1st Canadian Edition.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Fine.
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Mavericks: An Incorrigible History of Alberta

by Van Herk, Aritha

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Published
2001
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As New
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ARC/Advance Reading Copy
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9780670887392
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Toronto: Penguin/Viking, 2001 "...an idiosyncratic and episodic history of what is arguably Canada's most unconventional province. From mapmakers to ranchers, Stampede Wrestling to Stockwell Day,.. Aritha van Herk brings the drama and combative beauty of this irascible province to stunning life ... embraces all its extremes, from deadly and spectacular weather to dinosaur graveyards, and from oil gushers and geysers… Read more
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Canada : A Portrait in Letters, 1800-2000

by Gray, Charlotte

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Published
2003
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New
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1st Canadian Edition.
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9780385658744
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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2003 weaves together hundreds of letters written by Canadians over the course of two centuries. With an abundance of correspondence at her disposal, Gray has selected letters that express intimate and moving moments in the live sof both the ordinary and the famous, as well as those that reflct significant historical events as seen from unexpected… Read more
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The Little Immigrants : The Orphans Who Came to Canada

by Bagnell,Kenneth

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Published
1980
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1st Can Ed.
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9780771595714
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Toronto: Macmillan of Canada, 1980 " Between 1870 and the 1930s, more than 80,000 children from the British Isles were sent to Canada. Mainly from the slums, some were orphans, some were taken from families who could no longer provide for them. All were uprooted from familiar surroundings and sent to live amongst a nation of strangers." 271p. plates. bibliography.index.… Read more
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The Canadian Encyclopedia / L'Encyclopedie Canadienne

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Published
2004
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New
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First Thus.
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Toronto: Fondation Historica Foundation, 2004 Electronic version of the Encyclopedia. First Thus.. CD ROM. New.
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The Galts: a Canadian Odyssey : John Galt 1779-1839

by Timothy, H.B.[Hamilton Baird ]

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Published
1977
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As New
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1st Can Ed.
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9780771084577
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1977 A Scottish novelist and a man of letters, John Galt founded the Canada Company in 1824, an organization which held the responsibility of colonizing the land east of Lake Huron. Briefly sketching Galt's early life in Scotland, Professor Timothy provides details of the founding of the Canada Company and traces Galt's tavels and accomplishments in… Read more
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Fading History : Stories of Historical Interest Vol.1

by Cook, Dave

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First Edition.
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9780973426526
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Mississauga: David L. Cook A collection of fascinating stories relating to events in the area of Mississauga "My third book, Fading History- stories of historical interest, touches on a wide range of topics. Each of the 14 chapters tells a different story. There are chapters on great football players, golfers, the once world-renowned 400-bed Workmens Compensation Hospital, a 2000-seat Broadway… Read more
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Street : The Man, The Family, the Village

by Manning, Mary E.

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Published
1983
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Very Good
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First Edition.
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9780969146100
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Streetsville, Ontario: Streetsville Historical Society, 1983 Laid in is a sheet by Mary Manning (date September 1986) detailing additions and corrections to the genealogical information printed in this book. [which were incorporated into the later editions of thie title ]. First Edition.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Mills & Waterwheels of Streetsvillle

by Manning, Mary E.& Tolton, William

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Published
2012
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New
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First Edition.
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9780969146179
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Mississauga: Streetsville Historical Society, 2012 This is a transcript of some research by Mary Manning on the sawmills and grain mills established by the early setters in Streetsville together with "Power from Flowing Waters" by Bill Tolton which describes the types of waterwheels used to power the mills and the millstones ised to grind the grain. 50p. illus. map. First… Read more
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The Streetsville Cenotaph : A Village Memorial

by Streetsville Historical Society

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Published
1992
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New
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Reissue
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9780969146155
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Streetsville, Ontario: Streetsville Historical Society, 1992 The story of the Cenotaph erected in 1926 in the village of Streetsville "To the Great War they went from us and for us, but they did not return to us" 26p. illus.. Reissue. Soft Cover. New.
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