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On Earth as it Is

by Heighton, Steven

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Published
2001
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Near Fine
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9780676973990
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Toronto: Vintage Books Canada, 2001 The interlocking worlds of the erotic and the sacred are explored in the novella and nine stories. These range from present-day Toronto to the nineteenth-century high Arctic, from the Greek Islands to Kathmandu, from a tunnel under Vimy Ridge in 1915 where a Canadian sentry hears his enemy singing through the wall, to a tourist… Read more
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The Shadow Boxer

by Heighton, Steven

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Published
2000
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780676971934
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Toronto: A.A.Knopf, 2000 The Shadow Boxer...gives literary life to the Northern Ontario landscape of "the Soo", and the demanding, muscular life of Lake Superior where giant ore-barges make their way over the grave of The Edmund Fitzgerald. Intricately patterned and multi-layered, this is the story of Sevigne Torrins, poet and boxer, who sets off into the world to make it,… Read more
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Democracy at 2500

by Prattas, Zaharias Jack C.

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Published
1994
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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Toronto: Parnon Press, 1994 Text of address given in June 1993 for the "Celebrations of 2,500 Years of Democracy". 1st Can Ed.. Original Wraps. New. Brochure/Pamphlet.
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The Shadow Boxer

by Heighton, Steven

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2000
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Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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9780676971934
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Toronto: A.A.Knopf, 2000 Signed by author on title page.. The Shadow Boxer, he delivers a stunning portrait of the artist in the tradition of such great tales as Jude the Obscure, Candide and even Don Quixote, and gives literary life to the Northern Ontario landscape of "the Soo", and the demanding, muscular life of Lake Superior where giant ore-barges make… Read more
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The Admen Move on Lhasa : Writing and Culture in a Virtual World

by Heighton, Steven

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1997
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New
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780887845888
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Toronto: House of Anansi Press, 1997 Acclaimed fiction writer and poet Steven Heighton confronts our society's growing preference for the virtual, in the media, in our modes of communication, in art, in war, as opposed to the visceral. In these essays Heighton explores ways of remaining authentically creative and passionately engaged with life in an increasingly artificial world.. 1st Canadian… Read more
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The Shadow Boxer

by Heighton, Steven

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2000
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As New
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ARC/Advance Reading Copy.
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9780676971934
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New York: A.A.Knopf, 2000 The Shadow Boxer...gives literary life to the Northern Ontario landscape of "the Soo", and the demanding, muscular life of Lake Superior where giant ore-barges make their way over the grave of The Edmund Fitzgerald. Intricately patterned and multi-layered, this is the story of Sevigne Torrins, poet and boxer, who sets off into the world to make… Read more
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Voluptuous Pleasure: The Truth About the Writing Life (Department of Narrative Studies)

by Apostolides, Marianne

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Published
2012
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New
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1st Canadian Edition
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9781927040034
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Toronto: Book Thug, 2012 158 p.. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Softcover. New.
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Sophrosyne. A Novel

by Apostolides, Marianne

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Published
2014
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New
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1st Canadian Edition
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9781771660501
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Toronto: BookThug Press, 2014 Sophrosyne is one of only four virtues identified by Socrates – four traits which, if lived deeply, define who we are as human beings. But sophrosyne is a concept our culture has long forgotten. ‘Self-restraint,’ ‘self-control,’ ‘modesty,’ ‘temperance’ – none of these terms expresses the essence of the word. In this provocative new novel by… Read more
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Mad Magellan's Tale

by Tourtidis, Ilya

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Published
1993
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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9781550390353
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Winlaw, BC: Sono Nis Press, 1993 Ilya Tourtidis was born in Greece in 1949. He moved to Australia when he was four years old and to Canada when he was fifteen. Educated at the University of Victoria, he worked as a teacher and later as a School Counselor in the Comox Valley where he now resides. He was Co-winner of… Read more
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Night Cries

by Karafilly,Irena [Friedman]

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1990
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Very Good
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1st Can Ed.
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9780887508028
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Ottawa: Oberon Press, 1990 Short stories set in Greece (mainly on Lesbos) by a Canadian author.(this copy has fold on cover). 1st Can Ed.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Anthologio Antistasiakes Technes : Anthologese, Epimeleia, Epilogi

by Papadatos, George

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1981
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Good>Very Good
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First Edition.
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Toronto: Deca Publications, 1981 40 Chronia EAM- ELAS 1941-1981 Supported by the EllenoKanadikes Demokratikes Organosis of Toronto. A large format collection of cartoons, images, posters, poems and songs illustrating the activities, ambitions and popular arts of EAM and ELAS in Greece. This was originally issued in paper wraps but this copy was bound as a hardcover which has now separated… Read more
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The Road Ahead : An Agenda for Canada in the 1990's

by Gigantes, Philip Deane

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1990
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As New
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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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Power and Greed: a Short History of the World

by Gigantes, Philip Deane

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Published
2002
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New
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1st US Ed..
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9781841195537
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London: Constable, 2002 "This controversial book deals with the nature of human greed and the eternal quest for power that, in every era and culture, has determined why world events happened as they did. 258p.bibliography, index.. 1st US Ed... Hard Cover. New/New.
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The Road Ahead : An Agenda for Canada in the 1990's

by Gigantes, Phillipe Deane

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Published
1990
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Good > Very Good
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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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Father Dancing : An Invented Memoir (US Title : A Crowded Heart)

by Papandreou, Nick (Nicholas)

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Published
1996
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New
Edition
1st UK Edition.
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9780670871414
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London: Viking Press, 1996 "In this remarkable account of growing up in Greece and Canada,Nick Papandreou mixes fact and fiction to explore a crowded past, his childhood, his family,and particularly his father and grandfather,both Prime Ministers of their country.. 1st UK Edition.. Hard Cover. New/New.
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Breaking Through : A Canadian Literary Mosaic

by Borovilos, John

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
1990
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Fine
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1st Canadian Edition
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9780130830722
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Toronto: Prentice Hall, 1990 Anthology of writings (poetry and prose) by a range of authors reflecting the many immigrant cultures of Canada. Includes Helen Lucas "Growing up Greek" pp.198-201. 318p. bibliography. Author inscription on title page.. Signed by Author. 1st Canadian Edition. Soft Cover. Fine.
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Breaking Through : A Canadian Literary Mosaic

by Borovilos, John

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Published
1990
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9780130830722
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Toronto: Prentice Hall, 1990 Anthology of writings (poetry and prose) by a range of authors reflecting the many immigrant cultures of Canada. Includes Helen Lucas "Growing up Greek" pp.198-201. 318p. bibliography. Slightly scuffed exterior.. Soft Cover. Very Good.
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Breaking Through : A Canadian Literary Mosaic

by Borovilos, John

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Published
1990
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As New
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9780130830722
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Toronto: Prentice Hall, 1990 Anthology of writings (poetry and prose) by a range of authors reflecting the many immigrant cultures of Canada. Includes Helen Lucas "Growing up Greek" pp.198-201. 318p. bibliography. . Soft Cover. As New.
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Musings : An Anthology of Greek-Canadian Literature

by Fragoulis, Tess; Heighton, Steven; Tsiriotakis, Helen

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2004
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New
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First Edition.
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9781550651867
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Montreal: Vehicule Press, 2004 An selection of work by contemporary Greek-Canadian writers :Pan Bouyoucas, Margaret Christakos, Tess Fragoulis, Steven Heighton, Helene P.Holden, Antonios Maltezos, Una McDonnell, Helen Stathopoulos, Aliki Tryphonopoulos, Stavros Tsimicalis, Helen Tsiriotakis, Eleni Zisimatos Auerbach. 151p.. First Edition.. Original Wraps. New.
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The Rider The Steed The Dragon: The Saint George Icons of Peris Ieremiadis

by Kamperidis, Lambros

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KALAMOS BOOKS
Published
2016
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New Book from Greece
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1st Greek Edition.
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9789607120380
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$20.00

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Limni: Denise Harvey, 2016 (New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece) Peris Ieremiadis (1939=2007) was born in Athens and studied painting at the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. He lived and worked in Paris for several years, returning to Greece in 1972, and thereafter was based mainly in Athens where his work… Read more
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