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THE QUEEN'S OWN RIFLES OF CANADA 1860-1960. One Hundred Years of Canada.

by BARNARD, W.T.. Lieutenant-Colonel

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1960
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Don Mills, Ontario: Ontario Publishing Company. 1960. First printing. 95. Black cloth stamped in silver, endpaper maps. (xvi), 398, (2). Numerous plates, 7 folding maps inserted. Not issued in dust jacket. A fine copy. ; Octavo .
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Carry on : letters in war-time

by Dawson, Coningsby, 1883-1959

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Published
1917
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First printing
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New York: John Lane. 1917. First printing. Hardcover. Khaki cloth gilt. pp (134), (2, ads) + frontispiece portrait. 1 cm cloth tear to rear joint neatly repaired, ink owner names at front, yellowing to page edges, else a VG clean and unworn copy. Dawson, an Anglo-American, served with the Canadian Corps in France. ; Small octavo .… Read more
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Vancouver: University of British Columbia Press. 1977. First printing. Hardcover. 0774800682. . Dark grey cloth. pp xiv, 388 + photos. Index. Fine copy. Dust jacket has short tears, VG otherwise. 1.1 kg parcel; Octavo .
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Behind the Glory

by Barris, Ted

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Published
1992
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First printing
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9780771591761
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Macmillan of Canada. 1992. First printing. Hardcover. 0771591764 . Orange boards, endpaper maps. pp 358 + plates. Index. Fine in fine jacket. "When war broke out in Sept. 1939, the Allied air forces had few combat aircraft and even fewer military pilots ready to fight. In December 1939, Britain, Australia, New Zealand, and Canada created the British… Read more
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LETTERS HOME 1944-1946

by WHYTE, King

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2007
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No place (Toronto): Serphim Editions. 2007. First printing. Softcover. Glossy card covers. pp (192). Photos. Front cover a bit curled, else fine. Letters home from this Canadian war correspondent. ; Octavo .
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THE PHOTOGRAPHER'S SWEETHEARTS (proof copy)

by HARTOG, Diana

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1996
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First printing
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New York: Overbrook Press. 1996. First printing. Softcover. Advance uncorrected proof in pale green card covers. Sunning to spine and inner margins of covers, VG othewise. The poet's first novel, about a pedophile, based on a real person who lived in California in the first half of the 20th century.; Narrow tall octavo .
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A MAID OF ONTARIO: a story of Buffalo, Toronto,, and the Fenian Raid of 1866

by NIXON, James Leroy

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Published
1905
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First Edition
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Welland, ON: The Yedis Publishing Company. 1905. First Edition. Hardcover. Green pictorial cloth stamped in black. pp 348, [4]. Slight foxing to covers; minor rubbing to ends of lightly darkened spine; page edges yellowed; light offset yellowing to free endpapers; a VG clean, tight and unworn copy. Watters p 354. Buffalo author. A novel of the Fenian… Read more
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"WHOSE DEBTORS WE ARE"

by CREED, Catherine

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Published
1922
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First Edition
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Niagara: Niagara Historical Society. 1922. First Edition. Softcover. Octavo, pp (viii), 3-116 + 6 plates of photo portraits, stapled in tan paper covers. Staples rusty, title leaf pulled a bit from the staples, VG+ clean and unworn copy otherwise. Publication no. 34. Brief accounts of Canadian soldiers who died in WWI as well as some who suvived… Read more
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THE GALLANT CAUSE: Canadians in the Spanish Civil War 1936 - 1939

by ZUEHLKE, Mark

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Published
1996
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First Edition
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9780470839263
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Vancouver: Whitecap Books. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover. 0470839260 . pp (xvi), 280. Photos. Index. Fine in jacket. ; Octavo .
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MARCHING AS TO WAR: Canadians and the Great War 1914-1919

by MORTON, Desmond and J.L. Granatstein

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Published
1989
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First printing
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Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys. 1989. First printing. Hardcover. Dark blue boards. pp (viii), 288. Photos, illustrations (some in colour), maps, index. Fine in fine jacket. 1.3 kg parcel; Quarto .
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Toronto: Anchor Canada. 2004. Softcover. Maroon boards. (xxii), 274 pp + plates. Index. Text paper lightly toned, else fine. Memoirs of a Canadian wireless operator during WWII who flew with 218 and 148 Squadron. Night operations over Germany and North Africa in a Wellington bomber, among other missions and adventures.; Octavo .
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Toronto: Dundurn. 2004. First printing. Hardcover.. Blue boards. pp 318. Illustrated. Fine in fine jacket.; Octavo .
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IN ALL RESPECTS READY: the merchant navy and the battle of the Atlantic, 1940-1945

by WATT, Frederick B., Commander, RCN

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Published
1985
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First printing
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Scarborough, ON: Prentice-Hall. 1985. First printing. Hardcover. pp. xvii, 222 + plates. Bump to upper outer corners of covers, else fine. Jacket has a crease to front panel, VG+ othewise. ; Octavo .
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CANADA AND THE FIRST WORLD WAR

by SWETTENHAM, John

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Published
1969
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First Edition
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Toronto: Ryerson. 1969. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto, red cloth, illustrated endpapers. pp x, 160, [4]. Many black & white photos. Index. A good, jacketless copy. 1.5 kg parcel .
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Toronto: Ryerson. 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue buckram gilt. xiv, 282 pp. 106 illustrations, including a colour frontispiece with captioned tissue guard and 4 folding reproductions of old maps in pouch at rear. Margin chips and tears (well away from any text) from careless opening, with margin tears to two leaves at front repaired with clear… Read more
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Victory in the St. Lawrence: The Unknown U-Boat War

by Essex, James

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Published
1994
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9780919783348
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Erin, ON: Boston Mills Press. 1994. Softcover. 0919783341 . Second printing. Card covers. pp (160), Photos. Large corner crease to front cover, ink name at front, else fine. Canadian ships were attacked by German U-boats in the St. Lawrence River and the Gulf of St Lawrence. 23 were sunk.; Quarto .
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CANADA'S FLOWERS: history of the corvettes of Canada 1939-1945

by LYNCH, Thmas G.

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Published
1983
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Halifax: Nimbus. 1983. Softcover. Third printing. Card covers.pp 103. Illustrated. VG; Quarto .
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A HISTORY OF WOMEN IN THE CANADIAN MILITARY

by DUNDAS, Barbara

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Published
2000
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First printing
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9782920718791
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Montreal: Art Global. 2000. First printing. Hardcover. 2920718797 . Green cloth. pp 157. Illustrations, some in colour. Fine in fine jacket. 1.5 kg parcel; Quarto .
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Lahr, Germany: CFB Lahr. 1984. Softcover. Illustrated card covers with cloth backstrip. pp 109 + ads. Many photos. Slight corner curl to covers, ink name on title page, VG otherwise. The centennial issue (1883-198) of the regiment. Focuses on current activities. ; Quarto .
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Lethbridge at war: The military history of Lethbridge from 1900 to 1996

by Kilford, Christopher R

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Published
1996
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First printing
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9780968045404
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Lethbridge, Alberta: Battery Books. 1996. First printing. Softcover. 0968045405 . Card covers. pp 220; photos, index. Signed by the author. Fine copy. ; Octavo; Signed by Author .
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