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NEWFIE OR BUST Coast to Coast Cycling Adventure on a Rickshaw

by Howgate, Bernie

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Published
2001
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9780969441922
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Traveling Man Enterprises. Very Good+. 2001. Second Edition. Softcover. 0969441924 . Signed by author on dedication page. 2nd edition 2001. Clean, tight condition, no markings. Cover has light scuffing and a little corner wear. B/w illustrations. (340os) ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; ; Signed by Author .
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SMUGGLER'S BLUES The Saga of a Marijuana Importer

by Brown, Jay Carter

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2007
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550227833
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$12.95

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Ecw Press. Near Fine. 2007. First Edition. Softcover. 1550227831 . Excellent condition, clean and unmarked. Cover has a light scuffing & very light wear to corners. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 240 pages; Mobsters, murder, betrayal, and revenge are the raw components of this candid look into the day–to–day life of a modern–day marijuana smuggler.… Read more
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UNNATURAL RESOURCES True Stories of American Treasure

by Titler, Dale M.

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1973
Condition
Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780139389108
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$6.05

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Prentice Hall. Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover. 0139389105 . Ex-library book with usual type markings. Jacket has light scuffing, light edgewear. Internal pages have a light watermark to one upper corner causing a little wrinkling (fairly minor, no pages are stuck). First endpage is missing and a library stamp is crossed out… Read more
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ONE STEP BEYOND - Rediscovering the Adventure Attitude

by Hobson, Alan & Amatt, John

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$13.50

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Banff, AB: Altitude Publishing. Very Good. 1993. Second Printing. Softcover. Signed/inscribed by author John Amatt on half title page: "To___, Enjoy the Adventure. John Amatt. . " Cover has light edge and corner wear , a little corner curling, small corner creases. Pages clean and intact. Outer edge of pages has some light soiling. B/w photos. 360… Read more
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MY OLD MAN AND THE SEA A Father and Son Sail around Cape Horn

by Hays, David & Hays, Daniel

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060976965
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$3.50

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Harper Perennial. Very Good+. 1996. First Edition. Softcover. 0060976969 . Light corner wear, a little scuffing to cover. Small stamp on top edge, first page & small donation stamp on half title page. Interior otherwise clean & tight. "David and Daniel Hays, father and son, designed and built a small boat together, then set out to sail… Read more
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TRIAL BY ICE A Photobiography of Sir Ernest Shackleton

by Kostyal, K. M.

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780439184496
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$5.50

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Scholastic. Very Good. 2000. Softcover. 0439184495 . Light wear to corners, slight corner curling. Internal pages clean other than bookplate & names written on endpage. During an expedition to Antarctica in 1915, Ernest Shackleton's ship, Endurance, became trapped in the ice. Shackleton and his men set out on a desperate journey to save themselves. One of… Read more
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HOT COUNTRIES

by Waugh, Alec

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Published
1930
Condition
Very Good
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$14.95

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New York: The Literary Guild of America. Very Good. 1930. Hardcover. B002BPCTC4 . Woodcuts by Lynd Ward. No dustjacket. 1930 Literary Guild. Light wear to edges, a little moreso to spine ends and corners, corner bumping, light soiling to edges and outer edge of pages. . Interior clean and intact. "An account of a series of journeys… Read more
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EXTRAORDINARY WOMEN EXPLORERS The Women's Hall of Fame Series

by Rooney, Frances

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2005
Condition
New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781896764986
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$6.55

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Second Story Press. New. 2005. First Edition. Softcover. 1896764983 . New book, no markings. B/w illus. 118 pages. Young adult to adult interest. ; 8vo; "Most of the dozen adventurous women described here had a few things in common: an insatiable curiosity, a need to challenge the mind and the body, and a desire to share with… Read more
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MARIJUANA, THE NEW PROHIBITION

by Kaplan, John

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1971
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition; Second Printing
ISBN
9780671780555
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$4.25

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Pocket Books. Very Good. 1971. First Edition; Second Printing. Softcover. 0671780557 . Pocket Books 1971 printing. Paperback 12mo (7" tall). Light wear to edges and corners, scuffing of cover. Interior clean and unmarked other than date written on 1st page. An internationally recognized expert on drug-abuse analyzes the medical and social evidence on America's third and … Read more
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WHEN YOU SEE THE EMU IN THE SKY My Journey of Self-Discovery in the Outback

by Fuller, Elizabeth

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1997
Condition
Good+ in Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780688148959
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$4.50

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William Morrow. Good+ in Good+ dust jacket. 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. 0688148956 . Ex-library book with laminated cover and usual ex-lib type markings. Good condition overall, light wear and scuffing to jacket. A few pages near centre are lightly wrinkled, probably light water damage. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; "...an account of the author's journey… Read more
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SURVIVING AUSTRALIA A Practical Guide to Staying Alive

by Wilby, Sorrel

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780743423670
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$6.00

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Pocket Books. Near Fine. 2001. First Edition. Softcover. 0743423674 . Excellent condition, only light wear overall. Review stamp on title page other wise interior is unmarked. The Australian outback can be a wild & dangerous place if you're not prepared for it. Here is the essential guide for that journey. [osl-250] ; 8vo .
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NATURALLY ONTARIO Exploring the Wealth of Ontario's Wild Places

by Zyvatkauskas, Betty

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780679309215
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$11.50

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Random House Canada. Very Good+. 1999. First Edition. Softcover. 0679309217 . Ex-library book, but still in very nice condition - sturdy laminated cover and usual ex-lib type of markings. Very light edgewear to cover, light soiling outer edge of pages. Pages clean and unmarked. B/w photos. 278 pages. Covers Ontario's wild and remote areas, with something for… Read more
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ROLL AROUND HEAVEN ALL DAY A Piecemeal Journey Across America by Bicycle

by Purdum, Stan

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780930921118
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$7.05

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Communication Resources. Very Good. 1997. First Edition. Softcover. 0930921119 . Ex-library with heavy laminated cover, usual stamps/stickers, only light wear overall, light soiling outer edge of pages. Interior clean & tight, except for 2 pages with a small stain, one bottom corner has a bit of a rough edge, couple earmarks. Illustrated. Middle-aged, overweight and mounted… Read more
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LAZY DAYS IN SUMMER 4500km Sea Kayaking Adventure from the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean

by Howgate, Bernie

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Riverwood's Books
Published
2002
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969441946
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$12.95

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Mud Lake, Labrador: Traveling Man Enterprises. Very Good+. 2002. First Edition. Softcover. 0969441940 . Signed/inscribed by author on title pages. Very light edge & corner wear, light scuffing. Internal pages clean and unmarked, slight wrinkling to a few pages. B/w photos & illus. 238 pages. Another great travelling adventure with Bernie Howgate, this time 4500 km from… Read more
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THE ASCENT OF EVEREST

by Hunt, John

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
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$6.55

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Hodder & Stoughton. Good. 1957. Softcover. Reprint. Moderate edge & corner wear, small taped tear spine bottom, light creasing, age tanning. Internal pages are age tanned. Appears couple pages front & rear were reglued, all are intact. No internatl markings . "This monumental work by the leader of the Everest expedition is a worthy, comprehensive and… Read more
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JOURNEY THROUGH LABRADOR A Land Where Hospitality Reigns Supreme

by Howgate, Bernie

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969441915
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Mud Lake, Labrador: Travelling Man Enterprises. Very Good. 1995. First Edition. Softcover. 0969441916 . Signed by Author on title page. Light corner wear, light creasing/scuffing to cover, some spotting/soiling to outer edge of pages. Internal pages are clean and unmarked. B/w photos/illustrations. 206 pages. Journal of Bernie Howgate's winter journey through Labrador via snowshoe and kayak, includes… Read more
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HEROES Saviours, Traitors and Supermen, Uncorrected Proof

by Hughes-Hallett, Lucy

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Published
2005
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780670063642
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$12.95

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Viking Canada. Fine. 2005. First Edition. Softcover. 0670063649 . Uncorrected proof. Excellent condition, slight corner wear. No markings. Synopsis: A compelling story of heroism told through eight famous lives -- from Achilles to Sir Francis Drake -- from one of the finest non-fiction writers at work in the UK. ; 8vo; 492 pages .
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COMMENTS ON CAIN Three Who Made Headlines with Homicide: a Drunkard, a Wastrel, and a Grim Teutonic Reaper

by Jesse, F. Tennyson

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$8.55

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Collier Books. Very Good. 1964. First Edition. Softcover. Light edge & corner wear, some rubbing along edges, light scuffing, small indents to cover. Interior pages clean & tight. On the scene at three murder trials, the author brilliantly analyzes the murderers, their motives and their bungling in this true crime classic. (*Shipping will be reduced to… Read more
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WARRIOR CULTS A History of Magical, Mystical and Murderous Organizations

by Elliott, Paul

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1995
Condition
Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780713725315
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$13.95

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London: Blandford Press. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 0713725311 . Ex-library book in very good condition - only light wear overall. Light edgewear, light scuffing, light soiling outer edge of pages. Usual library markings. Interior pages are very good other than some light soiling on a few pages and one or… Read more
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UPLAND STREAM Notes on the Fishing Passion

by Wetherell, W. D.

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Riverwood's Books
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780316931724
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$9.95

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Little, Brown & Company. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 0316931721 . Ex-library book, still in very good condition, laminated cover and usual library type markings. Light overall wear, interior pages clean and intact, a little soiling to outer edge of pages. B/w illus. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Fiction… Read more
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