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In the Children's Aid - J J Kelso and Child Welfare in Ontario

By: Andrew Jones and Leonard Rutman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, Univrtsity of toronto Press: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 150211

ISBN: 0802054919

Condition: Very Good


210 pages. The present system of child welfare in Canada dates from 1893, the year in which the Ontario Legislature passed an Act for the Prevention of Cruelty to and Better Protection of Children. Minor rubbing to dust jacket, small tear in lower front edge, large open tear in upper rear, now protected by plastic. Red endpapers. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. Black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Sociology; So... View more info

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All in Good Time

By: Brian Tobin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canada, Penguin Books: 2003

Seller ID: 248441

ISBN: 014301613X

Condition: Good Condition


273 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Politics; Politics & Government; Countries::Canada. ISBN: 014301613X. ISBN/EAN: 9780143016137. Inventory No: 248441. Paperback View more info

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University College - A Portrait 1853-1953

By: Claude T. Bissell [Editor]

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Toronto, Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 149540

Condition: Very Good


148 pp. Foxing to outer page edges. Dust jacket has a few chips to edges,. Dust jacket has protective non adhesive covering. Black and white illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; History; Countries::Canada. Inventory No: 149540. Hardcover View more info

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Stone Country - An Unauthorized History of Canada

By: George Bowering

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, Penguin Books: 2004

Seller ID: 226687

ISBN: 0140296042

Condition: Very Good Condition


History is too important to be left to the historians. That's one lesson to be gleaned from novelist/poet George Bowering's history of Canada, Stone Country. While others have tried, and continue to attempt, to turn Confederation, the Meech Lake Accord, and the rise of Jean Chr├ętien into something other than the stuff of schoolkids' nightmares, it has taken a 67-year-old cynic with a novelist's insight (or vice versa) and sense of irony to turn these ingredients into a ... View more info

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The Canadian Rockies - A History of Photographs

By: Graeme Pole

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Canada, Altitude Publishing: 1993

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 226694

ISBN: 1551539047

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Depicts the human history of the Canadian Rockies since the construction of the Canadian Pacific Railway and the founding of Banff, Canada's first national park. 140 archival black and white photographs accompanied by an informative and easy to read text. 112 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Photography; Countries::Canada. ISBN: 1551539047. ISBN/EAN: 9781551539041. Inventory No: 2266... View more info

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Victoria - A History of Photographs

By: Peter Grant

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Canada, Altitude Publishing: 1995

Seller ID: 244167

ISBN: 155153035X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


James Douglas described Victoria as a 'Perfect Eden' when the Hudson's Bay Company first set up its trade depot in what was then Fort Victoria. A few years later over 30,000 miners arrived hoping to find their own Eden in a rich gold strike setting the stage for the growth of this tiny settlement to the vibrant exciting city that Victoria is today. 111 pages. Inscription to previous owner on front endpaper. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category... View more info

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Archives: Mirror of Canada Past / Miroir Du Passe Du Canada

By: Various

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 149884

ISBN: 0802018998

Condition: Very Good


313 pages. Illustrated throughout in black and white. Hard cover has clear, protective plastic. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Countries::Canada; Geography & Maps; ISBN: 0802018998. ISBN/EAN: 9780802018991. Inventory No: 149884. Hardcover View more info