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CANADA. Buy these 5 items as a set for $84 including shipping, 15% off the retail price. With free shipping on anything else you order.  Buy Package

A Traveller's History of Canada

CND82
Robert Bothwell
Interlink Publishing Group
2010
220
1566563860
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A readable and admirably concise march through Canadian history from prehistory to today, including a timeline.
$14.95

How to Be a Canadian, Even If You Already Are One

CND208
Ian Ferguson, Will Ferguson
Douglas & McIntyre
2008
275
1553653114
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
A tongue-in-cheek portrait of Canadian people and society, written by two native sons. Not entirely (but mostly) in jest, the book is an insightful look at the Canadian national character.
$18.95

A Wilderness Station: Selected Stories, 1968-1994

CND200
Alice Munro
Random House
2015
688
1101970367
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
This powerful collection of 28 works of short fiction was penned by one of Canada's best writers. The emotional, evocative tales are set throughout Canada and exhibit the depth and range of the Nobel Prize-winning author.
$16.95

Lonely Planet Canada

CND54
Lonely Planet
Lonely Planet Publications
2017
896
1786573350
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With information on all the provinces, this comprehensive guide is perfect for travelers visiting multiple Canadian destinations.
$27.99

Canada Map

CND15
Hallwag
Hallwag
2012
2
3828304664
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
Scaled at 1:4,000,000, this highly detailed map of all Canada provides exceptional coverage of the Canadian Arctic, Greenland and the northern US. The Distoguide feature reveals distances between major cities.
$11.95

Canada Central Adventure Map

CND417
National Geographic Maps
National Geographic Maps
2013
1
1566956366
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A waterproof, tear-resistant map of Central Canada at a scale of 1:2,100,000.
$11.95

Canada East Adventure Map

CND418
National Geographic Maps
National Geographic Maps
2013
1
1566956374
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A waterproof, tear-resistant map of eastern Canada at a scale of 1:2,100,000.
$11.95

Marco Polo Canada East, Montreal, Toronto, Quebec, Travel With Insider Tips

CND434
Karl Teuschl
Marco Polo
2014
148
3829707452
PAPER
Guidebook
2/28/2014
0
0
0
0
This unique pocket guide is full of insider tips on where to stay, eat, drink, and sight-see. Includes a handy street atlas and a pull-out map.
$9.99

Marco Polo Canada West / Rocky Mountains, Vancouver

CND435
Marco Polo
Marco Polo
2014
148
3829707460
PAPER
Guidebook
8/30/2014
0
0
0
0
This unique pocket guide is full of insider tips on where to stay, eat, drink, and sight-see. Includes a handy street atlas and a pull-out map.
$9.99

National Geographic Guide National Parks of Canada

CND379
National Geographic Society
National Geographic
2016
384
1426217560
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
Fully updated, this second edition of the National Geographic guide features expert information about all 47 of Canada's national parks, stretching from Atlantic to Pacific.
$26.00

Feast, Recipes and Stories from a Canadian Road Trip

CND478
Dana Vanveller, Lindsay Anderson
Random House
2017
304
0147529719
HARD COVER
Food
0
0
0
0
The diversity and complexity of Canada are represented in this collection of favorite dishes and drinks, collected on a 23,000-mile road trip across the Great White North.
$28.00

Canada, An Illustrated History

CND480
Derek Hayes
Perseus
2017
296
1771621206
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Grand and far-reaching, this visual compendium provides a full view of Canada and its story. Hayes presents trivia and historical anecdotes alongside 450 illustrations, over 200 photographs and historical maps. A dramatic miscellany recommended for Canadians and non-Canadians alike.
$36.95

Canada, Images of the Land

CND455
J. Kraulis
Firefly Books
2015
224
1770856242
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
From the country's expansive prairies and forests to its magnificent coastline, the 200-plus images in this oversized photo book capture the sublime and staggeringly diverse landscape of Canada.
$49.95

Champlain's Dream

CND404
David Hackett Fischer
Simon and Schuster Inc.
2009
834
1416593330
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
In this stunningly researched and engaging biography, Pulitzer Prize-winner David Hackett Fischer weaves together the epic story of soldier and explorer Samuel de Champlain, a colonizer of North America who spent 30 years bringing his vision of a New France to life.
$46.99

Historical Atlas of Canada, Canada's History Illustrated With Original Maps

CND450
Derek Hayes
Douglas & McIntyre
2015
272
177162079X
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Covering over 1,000 years of Canadian history (from above), this historical atlas includes previously unpublished maps, charts and illustrations, newly discovered in archives and libraries from around the world.
$34.95

The West Beyond the West, A History of British Columbia

CND116
Jean Barman
University of Toronto Press
2007
450
0802094953
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A fascinating history of the Canadian province from the 18th century to the mid-1990s. The author weaves portraits of major personalities and events into a readable overview of the cultural and social influences that have shaped the region.
$48.95

True North, The Yukon and Northwest Territories

CND33
William R. Morrison
Oxford University Press
1998
216
0195410459
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
An illustrated history of the Yukon and Northwest territories.
$55.00

Why I Hate Canadians

CND154
Will Ferguson
Douglas & McIntyre
2007
305
1553652797
PAPER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
This is the 10th anniversary edition of Ferguson's wickedly astute cultural salvo, the collection of humorous essays that launched his career. As you might guess, the title is tongue-in-cheek.
$15.95

Looking at Indian Art of the Northwest Coast

PNW06
Hilary Stewart
University of Washington Press
1979
111
0295956453
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
A concise, illustrated overview of the diverse art produced by the peoples of the Pacific Northwest. It focuses on the spiritual and cultural meaning of common motifs that characterize the rich art of the area.
$17.95

The Last Gentleman Adventurer

ARC173
Edward Beauclerk Maurice, Lawrence Millman (Introduction)
Lightning Source
2006
416
0618773584
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
Maurice's poignant tale of coming-of-age with the Hudson Bay Company in the Canadian Arctic during the 1930s. Posted to Pangnirtung as a remarkably unlikely 17-year-old recruit, Maurice grew into a man with the fur traders and Inuit of Baffin Island, earning the name of Issumatak (One Who Thinks).
$19.99

Across Canada by Story, A Coast-to-coast Literary Adventure

CND457
Douglas Gibson
Aa Balkema
2015
280
1770412530
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
One of Canada’s premier storytellers compiles literary gems featuring his country’s preeminent writers. Inspired by the power of great stories, the raconteur guides readers from Haida Gwaii to Labrador with pieces on Margaret Atwood, Alice Munro, Alistair MacLeod, Michael Ondaatje and many more.
$22.95

Bay of Spirits, A Love Story

NFL26
Farley Mowat
McClelland and Stewart
2009
414
0771064675
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Not just a love story (it includes the tale of Mowat meeting the woman who would become his wife), this is an unforgettable portrait of the last of the outport people and life aboard a Newfoundland coastal steamer.
$16.95

I Married the Klondike

CND415
Laura Beatrice Berton
Harbour
2005
231
1550173332
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
A Canadian classic, Berton's vivid memoir of life as a teacher in Dawson City during the gold rush and beyond (she stayed 25 years) has been anthologized, serialized and televised over the years since its first publication.
$18.95

Theatre of Fish, Travels Through Newfoundland and Labrador

CND234
John Gimlette
356
2006
PAPER
Travel Narrative
1400078539
Vintage Books
0
0
0
0
A rollicking account of Gimlette's adventures in Newfoundland and Labrador on the trail of a great-great grandfather. It's a witty tale, soaked in fishy history, myth, lore and incident.
$16.95

Family Furnishings, Selected Stories, 1995-2014

CND465
Alice Munro
Alfred Knopf
2014
640
1101874104
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Representing ordinary people's lives -- their defeats, triumphs and heartaches -- this collection of short fiction by Canadian writer Alice Munro brings to life the small towns and flatlands of southwestern Ontario.
$30.00

No Great Mischief

CND48
Alistair MacLeod
W. W. Norton & Company
2011
304
0393341194
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A novel covering 200 years in the history of a family of Scottish immigrants living in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. MacLeod creates a modern saga of the immigrant experience, familial bonds and life in coastal Canada.
$15.95

Shadows on the Rock

CND10
Willa Cather
Vintage Books
1995
229
0679764046
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Set at the end of the 17th century in rural Quebec, this beautifully realized novel highlights the struggles of Parisian widower Auclair and his young daughter to adapt to their new land.
$15.00

The Blind Assassin

CND139
Margaret Atwood
Vintage Books
2001
544
0385720955
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Winner of the Booker Prize in 2000, this hauntingly beautiful novel interweaves two disparate strands: one, a murder mystery set in Toronto at the close of WWII; the other, the text of the murdered woman's science fiction novel, which may hold a clue to her death.
$16.95

Arctic Dreams

ARC11
Barry Lopez
Vintage Books
2001
417
0375727485
PAPER
Natural History
0
1
0
0
A dazzling meditation on the Arctic, breathtaking in scope. Lopez draws on his travels throughout the North, including Baffin Island, the Chukchi and Bering Seas, Alaska, the Yukon and Greenland, interweaving natural history, accounts of early exploration, anecdote and lore into an indelible portrait of place.
$16.95

Following the Last Wild Wolves

PNW305
Ian McAllister
Douglas & McIntyre
2011
208
1553655877
PAPER
Science
0
0
0
0
McAllister shares his experiences and inferences from studying two undisturbed wolf packs after 20 years of observing them while living on the coast of British Columbia. Check out McAllister's collection of photographs as well (CND288).
$17.95

Rising from the Plains

USW18
John McPhee
Noonday Press
1986
213
0374520658
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
McPhee's elegant and accessible essays show the geology of the Rockies through his travels with U.S. Geological Survey scientist David Love.
$16.00

The World of the Polar Bear

ARC50
Norbert Rosing
Firefly Books
2010
204
1554071550
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Rosing provides all-new photography for this paper edition of his sumptuous and informative book, showcasing not only the photogenic bears and their cubs but also the sly Arctic fox, sleek seals, ungainly walruses, myriad seabirds and glimmering aurora borealis.
$29.95

For Kids

Hatchet

CND110
Gary Paulsen
Simon and Schuster Inc.
2007
186
1416936475
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
In the first of Paulsen's wilderness adventure novels, 13-year-old Brian must fend for himself after his plane crashes in the Canadian woods.
$8.99

Goldstone

CND114
Julie Lawson
Stoddart
1998
176
0773758917
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A richly imagined historical novel, set in a railway town in the mountains of British Columbia circa 1900. It's a coming of age tale for readers ages 9-12.
$4.95

The Hockey Sweater

CND135
Roch Carrier, Sheldon Cohen (Illustrator)
Tundra Books
1979
24
0887761747
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
A beloved children's book, first published in Canada in both English and French in 1979. It's 1946 in Quebec, and all the boys are sporting Montreal Canadiens sweaters; so imagine young Roch's dismay when his new, mail-order sweater turns out to bear the logo of the Toronto Maple Leafs! With winning illustrations and an indisputably Canadian theme, this is a fine travel companion for children 6 to 9. With terrific illustrations adapted by animator Sheldon Cohen from his short film.
$10.99

Stories from Where We Live, The Great North American Prairie

USM48
Sara St. Antoine, Paul Mirocha (Illustrator), Trudy Nicholson (Illustrator)
Milkweed Editions
2001
262
1571316450
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
An anthology of writings about this North American ecoregion, from Alberta and Saskatchewan south to Texas -- wonderfully useful as a young person's guide to people, nature and place.
$10.95

The Broken Blade

CND175
William Durbin
1998
176
044041184X
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
When an accident befalls his father, 13-year-old Pierre signs on to work as a fur trader in remote northern Quebec. This novel conjures the rough life of the traders and the early days of French Canada.
$6.99

Owls in the Family

BRD18
Farley Mowat
Yearling Publishing
1981
91
0440413613
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
The hilarious adventures of Billy, his friend Bruce and two newly adopted great horned owls, Wol and Weeps, set in Saskatchewan prairie by the incomprable Farley Mowat.
$5.99

The Dog Who Wouldn't Be

CND206
Farley Mowat
1994
224
0553279289
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A continuation of Mowat's laugh-out-loud memoir of growing up in Saskatchewan.
$7.99

Walking the Big Wild, From Yellowstone to the Yukon on the Grizzly Bears' Trail

USW473
Karsten Heuer
Mountaineers
2004
238
0898869838
PAPER
Travel Narrative
0
0
0
0
FAMILY
Heuer's riveting, personal account of an 18-month, 2,100-mile Yellowstone to Yukon trek along the proposed Y2Y wildlife corridor.
$16.95

Stampede for Gold, The Story of the Klondike Rush

CND289
Pierre Berton
Sterling Publishing Company
2007
176
1402751214
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
YOUNG ADULTS
The great Canadian historian Pierre Berton weaves the amazing--and amazingly brutal--story of the Yukon Gold Rush of 1896-1899, where thousands, including Berton's own parents, took to the showy mountains of northern Canada in search of fortune.
$6.95

Good Night Canada

CND422
Adam Gamble
Perseus
2010
28
1602190380
HARD COVER
Literature
0
0
0
0
YOUNG READERS (Age 4-8)
This board book in the Good Night series introduces young readers to important attractions, activities and locales in Canada through common greetings and color illustrations.
$9.95

Beyond the Sea of Ice, The Voyages of Henry Hudson

NYS124
Fernando Rangel (Illustrator), Joan Goodman
Firefly Books
2015
48
1931414572
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Taking readers far above the Arctic Circle, this children’s book tells the story of Henry Hudson and his four harrowing attempts to navigate Hudson Bay and find a passage to the Orient. Includes foldout maps and diagrams of Hudson’s voyages. Written for ages 9 to 12.
$12.95

Sea Change

CND469
Frank Viva
2016
HARD COVER
120
Literature
1935179926
Aa Balkema
5/24/2016
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
A 12-year-old boy moves to the coast of Nova Scotia (against his will!) in this charming middle-grade novel, written for ages 8 to 12.
$18.95

The Big Book of Canada, Exploring the Provinces and Territories

CND475
Christopher Moore
Random House
2017
256
1101918942
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
Crossing Canada from east to west, this historical and political overview stops at the country's most fascinating places and introduces readers to its influential citizens.
$34.99

Innovation Nation, How Canadian Innovators Made the World Smarter, Smaller, Kinder, Safer, Healthier, Wealthier, Happier

CND488
David Johnston
Tundra Books
2017
127
0735263019
HARD COVER
Cultural Portrait
0
0
0
0
MIDDLE READERS (Age 9-12)
This insightful cultural portrait shows how Canadians have improvised and worked together to make the world a better place. With striking, vibrant illustrations throughout. Written for ages 9-11.
$19.99

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A Naturalist's Guide to the Arctic

ARC03
E.C. Pielou
University of Chicago Press
1994
327
0226668142
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A primer on Arctic climate, geography, plants, birds, mammals and insects in a single nicely written book. It's a highly recommended, enthusiastic guide to natural history throughout the Circumpolar North.
$22.00

National Geographic Field Guide to the Birds of North America

FG09
Jon Dunn
National Geographic
2017
592
1426218354
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
This guide is the veteran's choice for birding anywhere in the United States. Practical to use in the field, it has maps, illustrations and descriptions of the birds on facing pages.
$29.99

People of the Deer

CAN01
Farley Mowat
Carroll & Graff
2005
318
0786714786
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A classic account of the people of Canada's barren grounds. The book both launched Farley Mowat's career and brought attention to the plight of a fast disappearing people.
$14.95

Moon Handbook Atlantic Canada

2017
550
Andrew Hempstead
CAN02
PAPER
Guidebook
1631214853
Avalon Travel Publishing
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive guide to New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island. With regional maps and detailed descriptions of St. John's and other points of interest, along with an overview of the people, wildlife and history of the region.
$23.99

The Bird Artist

NFL06
Howard Norman
St. Martin's Press
1995
320
0312130279
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Memorably set in a remote coastal village in 1911, this vivid book is the tale of an odd local man who murdered the lighthouse keeper. It's as much about human character and motivation as it is about Newfoundland.
$18.00

Of Wolves and Men

BST31
Barry Lopez
Scribner
2004
302
0684163225
PAPER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
This eloquent, powerful book is an outstanding overview of the wolf, as well as a survey of wolf mythology and its relationship to human society. First published in the 1980s, it has been reprinted with a new afterword by the author.
$20.00

Never Cry Wolf

BST34
Farley Mowat
Back Bay Books
2001
246
0316881791
PAPER
Literature
0
1
0
0
A laugh-out-loud account of wolf research and government folly set on the barren lands of northern Manitoba. Perfect for teens.
$16.00

Scats and Tracks of the Rocky Mountains

USW118
James Halfpenny, Todd Telander (Illustrator)
Falcon Press
2015
176
1493009966
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
An essential pocket guide to tracks, scats and signs of not just the mammals of the region, but also of the reptiles, amphibians and birds. Each of 70 species gets a double-page spread, with line drawings of the animal, scat and track, range map and description.
$12.95

Manitoba Map

CND51
ITMB
ITMB
2009
2
1553418204
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A map of the Canadian province at a scale of 1:900,000.
$7.95

British Columbia Map

CND61
ITMB
ITMB
2012
2
155341148X
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
This attractive map ( 1:1,250,000), covers the region from Seattle to the Yukon and across to the Rockies, including Alaska's Inside Passage.
$7.95

Moon Handbook British Columbia including the Alaskan Highway

CND132
Andrew Hempstead
Avalon Travel Publishing
2014
500
1612387438
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This comprehensive guide stakes out the best sites throughout British Columbia, nicely balancing practical detail with a good overview of the region and its attractions.
$19.99

Island, The Complete Stories

CND73
Alistair MacLeod
W. W. Norton & Company
2011
448
0393341186
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Raised in Cape Breton, Alistair MacLeod writes of family, the pull of old Gaelic traditions, love and the landscape and folkways of Nova Scotia in this collection of 16 stories. Winner of the Pen/Malamud Award.
$15.95

North to the Night, A Spiritual Odyssey in the Arctic

ARC97
Alvah Simon
Broadway Books
1999
328
076790446X
PAPER
Exploration
0
0
0
0
A well-crafted tale of adventures in the Canadian Arctic and Greenland aboard a 36-foot sailing yacht, including most memorably a solo winter frozen in the sea ice off Bylot Island.
$15.99

The Great Bear Rainforest, Canada's Forgotten Coast

CND84
Ian McAllister, Karen McAllister, Cameron Young
Harbour
1997
143
1550171666
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
An environmental history of coastal British Columbia featuring handsome color photographs.
$39.95

Vancouver Map

CND125
Borch Maps
Borch Maps
2006
2
3866090455
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A laminated, folded map of Vancouver, British Columbia at a scale of 1:15,000.
$8.95

The National Dream, The Great Railway, 1871 to 1881

CND178
Pierre Berton
Doubleday
2002
456
0385658400
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Part one of the great Berton's exhilarating account of the boldest project in Canadian history, the building of the transcontinental railroad, from idea to the start of construction.
$24.95

The Last Spike, The Great Railway, 1881-1885

CND179
Pierre Berton
Doubleday
2002
496
0385658419
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Part two in Berton's exhilarating narrative of the boldest project in Canadian history, the building of the transcontinental railroad.
$16.95

A Field Guide to North Atlantic Wildlife

NAM24
Noble S. Proctor, Patrick J. Lynch (Illustrator)
Yale University Press
2005
221
0300106580
PAPER
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
A comprehensive pocket guide to commonly encountered marine mammals, seabirds and other marine life of Northeastern North America, from North Carolina to Newfoundland and the Canadian Maritimes.
$19.95

Canada, A People's History Volume 1

CND218
Don Gillmor
Random House
2002
320
0771033249
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A richly illustrated history of Canada, the first of two volumes, from the early days to the 1870s.
$23.95

Canada, A People's History Volume 2

CND219
Don Gillmor
Random House
2002
352
0771033362
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A richly illustrated popular history of the events and personalities of Canada in the 20th Century, the second of two volumes.
$23.95

The Group of Seven and Tom Thomson

CND221
David P. Silcox
Firefly Books
2011
444
1554078857
PAPER
Art & Architecture
0
0
0
0
The much-loved painters of The Group of Seven helped define Canadian identity, creating iconic images of early 20th-century Canada. This glorious, lovingly produced book show-cases nearly 400 paintings, including influential landscapes, lesser-known portraits, gardens and city scenes, all organized geographically.
$35.00

The Deptford Trilogy

CND223
Robertson Davies
Penguin Putnam
1990
832
0140147551
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
An omnibus edition of Fifth Business (1970), The Manticore (1972) and World of Wonders (1975). Noteworthy for their faultless prose, memorable characters and trenchant humor, these novels follow the fate of three youths in Ontario.
$25.00

Surfacing

CND224
Margaret Atwood
Doubleday
1998
208
0385491050
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
One of Atwood’s earliest novels, a suspenseful yarn about a young woman who becomes entangled in affairs, mysteries and the haunting draw of nature as she searches for her missing father on an island off the coast of northern Quebec.
$14.95

DK Eyewitness Top Ten Vancouver & Victoria

CND265
Eyewitness Guides
DK Publishing
2013
128
1465409971
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A compact, illustrated guide in the popular series, featuring favorite attractions in Vancouver and Victoria.
$14.00

The War That Made America, A Short History of the French and Indian War

USA157
Fred Anderson
Penguin Putnam
2006
320
0143038044
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
Anderson (Crucible of War) illuminates relations between the Indians, French and British in 18th-century North America.
$19.00

The Last Wild Wolves, Ghosts of the Rain Forest

CND288
Ian McAllister, Chris Darimont (Contributor)
University of California Press
2007
192
0520254732
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Life among the wolves of British Columbia's coastal forest, one of the species last refuges. Ian McAllister has spent the last two decades photographing and studying two packs, one from a coastal island, and one from the interior.
$48.95

Inventing Niagara

CND302
Ginger Strand
Simon and Schuster Inc.
2008
352
141654657X
PAPER
History
0
0
0
0
A witty, well-researched tale of the transformation of a natural wonder into an engineering feat, spectacle and monument.
$16.00

Nunavut Map

CND328
International Travel Maps
ITMB
2009
2
155341845X
MAP
Reference
0
0
0
0
A regional traveler's map at a scale of 1:1,85 million with good topographic relief, showing roads, physical features and nature preserves.
$12.95

Polar Obsession

ANT305
Paul Nicklen
Random House
2009
240
1426205112
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Born and raised on Baffin Island, Nicklen has ice in his blood. The National Geographic photographer, wildlife biologist and naturalist presents up-close portraits of the creatures of the high latitudes in 150 dazzling photographs of swimming bears, cavorting seals, penguins, dueling narwhals and all manner of polar life.
$50.00

Born Naked

CND362
Farley Mowat
Mariner Books
1995
256
0395735289
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Mowat recounts in sprightly terms a boyhood spent in the woods of Ontario, on the plains of Saskatchewan, at the beaches of British Columbia, and on the tundra around Hudson Bay.
$16.95

Michelin Green Guide Canada

CND383
Michelin
Michelin Travel Publications
2017
480
2067216112
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
With the same focus on driving tours, detailed maps and the Michelin star system, the venerable Green Guides are even better -- organized regionally, in color and with an overview of history, art and culture.
$23.99

Canada

CND391
Richard Ford
Ecco Press
2013
432
0061692042
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
Ford conjures the loneliness and landscapes of small town Saskatchewan in this latest novel.
$15.99

The Atlantic Coast, A Natural History

USE540
Harry Thurston
Douglas & McIntyre
2012
327
1553654463
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
Thurston illuminates the geology, plant and animal life and nature of the Atlantic coast from Newfoundland and Labrador through the Maritime Provinces and the Northeastern United States south to Cape Hatteras in this illustrated, engaging survey.
$39.95

A Little History of Canada

CND398
H. V. Nelles
Oxford University Press
2017
287
019902877X
PAPER
History
8/10/2017
0
0
0
0
A whirlwind history of Canada, focusing on the enduring theme of transformation. Nells incorporates the latest research including: Canada-US relations post 9/11, immigration and global warming.
$16.95

Xenophobe's Guide to the Canadians

CND402
Vaughn Roste
Trafalgar Square
2009
85
190604225X
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
This irreverent pocket guide to cultural awareness is both insightful -- and entertaining.
$7.95

Reluctant Genius, Alexander Graham Bell and the Passion for Invention

CND403
Charlotte Gray
Skyhorse Publishing
2011
466
1611450608
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
Gray unearths the man behind the myth in this masterful reassessment of Alexander Graham Bell's long and wide-reaching career. More than just the inventor of the telephone, Gray reveals that Bell was an innovator in many fields including sound, ultra sound, electric heating and composting toilets (to name a few).
$22.99

Someone Knows My Name

CND405
Lawrence Hill
W. W. Norton & Company
2008
486
0393333094
PAPER
Biography/Memoir
0
0
0
0
In this harrowing tale of prejudice and hardship, Hill depicts the life of Aminata Diallo, a survivor of the Middle Passage and an abolitionist for the British Army during the Revolutionary War. This wrenching and captivating tale spans six decades and three continents, illuminating a particularly painful period of African American history.
$16.95

Maria Chapdelaine, A Tale of French Canada

CND406
Louis Hemon
Lightning Source
2007
132
1550027123
PAPER
Literature
0
0
0
0
A young woman living with her family on the frontier in Quebec, Maria endures the hardships of isolation and climate and must choose between three suitors.
$16.99

Exploring Vancouver, The Architectural Guide

CND408
Harold Kalman
Douglas & McIntyre
2012
352
1553658663
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
In this highly accessible and authoritative guide to Vancouver's architecture, specialists Harold Kalman and Robin Ward take us on a tour of Vancouver's fourteen neighborhoods, exploring the city's rich architectural heritage in over 450 entries. Each entry includes historical, social and architectural commentary accompanied by striking, full-color photographs.
$24.95

Manitoba Birds

CND428
Waterford Press Inc.
Waterford Press
2012
1583552898
PLASTIC CARD
Field Guide
0
0
0
0
Handy for a pocket or backpack, this durable, fold-out bird reference features 140 species familiar to Manitoba. Size: 8 x 3.8 inches.
$7.95

Great Bear Wild

CND430
Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. (Introduction), Ian McAllister
University of Washington Press
2014
192
0295994630
HARD COVER
Natural History
0
0
0
0
A colorful photographic journey through the Great Bear Rainforest that follows the coast from Vancouver Island to southern Alaska; McAllister captures the spectacular landscapes and wildlife, including wolves, whales and bears.
$50.00

Moon Quebec City

CND449
Sacha Jackson
Avalon Travel Publishing
2015
256
1631211455
PAPER
Guidebook
0
0
0
0
A practical guide in the Moon series, packed not only with travel necessities (hotels, restaurants, sights) but also with a good overview of history and destinations throughout Quebec City.
$14.99