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REDCOATS ALONG THE HUDSON
Written by Noel St. John Williams.
Stock no. 1322817
Published by Brassey's. 1st 1997. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The struggle for North America 1754-63. Telling of exploration and settlement, of differing political, religious and social interests, of the development of the American colonies and of the war that led to the birth of Canada and eventually to the United States of America. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. A few b/w photos and maps. 278 pages. ISBN: 1857532295. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge rubbed.

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STOUT HEARTS THE BRITISH AND CANADIANS IN NORMANDY 1944
Written by Ben Kite.
Stock no. 2136827
Published by Helion & Company. 1st 2014. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. B/w photos. Foreword by Field Marshall the Lord Bramall. ISBN: 9781909982550. Small mark to front cover. Some edge-creasing to wrapper, with a couple of tiny nicks.

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THE WHITE PASS AND YUKON ROUTE RAILWAY
Written by Graham Wilson.
Stock no. 2136726
Published by Wolf Creek Books Inc. 3rd 2001. Slightly better than very good condition.

Card wraps. 3rd edition. B/w photos. Ride the "Railway Built of Gold" and step back in time to the days of the Klondike Gold Rush. ISBN: 0968195520.

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CANADA
Written by J.G. Bourinot.
Stock no. 1322584
Published by T. Fisher Unwin. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

The Story of the Nations series. Subscription Edition. Blue cloth. Gilt titles. 463 pages. B/w plates. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Pull-out map of Canada has a small crease.

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VAN HORNE'S ROAD
Written by Omer Lavallee.
Stock no. 1823340
Published by Railfare Enterprises Ltd. 1990. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

An illustrated account of the construction and first years of operation of the Canadian Pacific transcontinental railway. Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0919130224. Fourth printing. Corners of boards lightly bumped. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-creased across top.

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CANADIAN PACIFIC: THE STORY OF THE FAMOUS SHIPPING LINE
Written by George Musk.
Stock no. 1823005
Published by David & Charles. 2nd 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Second edition. The author summarises over a hundred years of ocean, coastal and inland shipping services including Canadian Pacific's role in the Falklands War. Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0715392794. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly faded to spine and lightly browned to rear panel.

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THE COAL WAS THERE FOR BURNING
Written by C.H. Milsom.
Stock no. 1822866
Published by Marine Media Management. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Atlantic, the only ship that ran out of coal in 1873, resulting in the loss of lives of 562 people. The blunder of the engineer combined with the negligence of the master to produce one of the worst maritime disasters the world has ever known. Burgundy boards, gilt title to spine. ISBN: 0900976500. SIGNED by the author to title page (with personal dedication). A few minor marks to boards. A few minor foxspots to prelims. Pictorial dustwrapper is browned to verso and faded to spine.

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FLYING COLOURS: A HISTORY OF COMMERCIAL AVIATION IN CANADA
Written by Peter Pigott.
Stock no. 2134235
Published by Douglas & McIntyre. 1st CANADA 1997. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1550545930. Wrapper is faded to spine.

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WINGWALKERS: A HISTORY OF CANADIAN AIRLINES INTERNATIONAL
Written by Peter Pigott.
Stock no. 1820502
Published by Harbour Publishing. 1st 1998. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Part aviation history and part adventure tale, this book is the engaging, affectionate, carefully researched history of Canadian Airlines International, a company which, in the best wingwalker tradition, has performed in a series of heart-stopping life-and-death dramas for more than seventy years. Grey cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1550171852. Dustwrapper spine lightly faded.

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THE LANGLEY STORY ILLUSTRATED
Written by Donald E. Waite.
Stock no. 1819555
1st 1977. Slightly better than very good condition.

An Early History of the Municipality of Langley (Canada). Limited Edition of 100. Brown cloth padded boards, gilt titles. B/w photos & illustrations. 280 pages including index. ISBN: 0919213618. Gilt 'The' in title to spine is lightly rubbed. Covers lightly rubbed. Copy 69 of 100 SIGNED by the author. Top edge of text block lightly browned. Contained in brown slipcase with previous owner's name in gilt which is in very good condition, some scuffing.

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CANADIAN WINGS: THE PASSION AND THE FORCE
Written by John McQuarrie.
Stock no. 1819536
Published by McGraw-Hill Ryerson Limited. 1st 1999. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A graphic story of Canada's Air Force focusing on military aviation. Large format. Blue boards, gilt titles. Colour photos throughout. ISBN: 0075510103. Slight browning to edges of endpapers. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly unevenly faded.

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TIN-POTS AND PIRATE SHIPS: CANADIAN NAVAL FORCES AND GERMAN SEA RAIDERS 1880-1918
Written by Michael L. Hadley; Roger Sarty.
Stock no. 1818370
Published by McGill-Queen's University Press. 1st 1991. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The authors shed new light on Canadian and German history - and on Canada's naval defences in particular - by exploring the naval operations and politics of both nations between 1880 and 1918. Red cloth boards, silver title to spine. A few b/w photos. xvi and 391 pages including index. ISBN: 0773507787. Boards lightly bowed. A few minor foxspots mainly to prelims and text block. Grey pictorial dustwrapper is slightly faded to spine.

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