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Live at the Commodore: The Story of Vancouver's Historic Commodore Ballroom

by Aaron Chapman Arsenal Pulp Press (March 16, 2015)

The untold story of a rock’n’roll landmark in Vancouver that has hosted a who’s who of music greats.


Latin Grammar: Latin Translation, Phrase, and Latin Rules Guide

by Alivia Allbus Speedy Title Management LLC (May 30, 2014)

Who knew that so much information on basic Latin grammar could be packed into only 5 pages? This quick study guide has all the quick and easy help you want for a Latin grammar and it is easy to read. This Latin...


The Ultimate Juices and Smoothies Encyclopedia

by Jill Hamilton Thunder Bay Press (May 19, 2014)

From veggie juicer recipes to fruit smoothies, The Ultimate Juices and Smoothies Encyclopedia has it all! With over 300 pages of recipes, this encyclopedia contains the perfect recipe for whatever mood you are...


PREPAREDNESS NOW!: An Emergency Survival Guide (Expanded and Revised Edition)

by Aton Edwards Process (September 01, 2009)

The essential emergency preparedness guide for savvy civilians--now revised and expanded.


The Big Book of Canadian Trivia

by Mark Kearney & Randy Ray Dundurn (April 27, 2009)

Here in one big book is all the trivia and facts about Canada anyone needs to know. All regions are covered, as well as important Canadian figures such as John Molson, Elizabeth Arden, and Russ Jackson. This...


Now You Know Baseball

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (March 10, 2010)

Everyone will know the score with this grand slam of Q&A thats sure to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. Doug Lennox hammers it out of the park by filling us in on whos won the most Cy Young Awards and the...


Now You Know Big Book of Sports

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (September 07, 2009)

Doug Lennox, the world champion of trivia, is back to score touchdowns, hit homers, and knock in holes-in-one every time with a colossal compendium of Q&A athletics that has all anyone could possibly want to...


The Columbia Guide to the Vietnam War

by David L. Anderson Columbia University Press (July 10, 2002)

More than a quarter of a century after the last Marine Corps Huey left the American embassy in Saigon, the lessons and legacies of the most divisive war in twentieth-century American history are as hotly debated...


The Columbia Guide to the Holocaust

by Donald L. Niewyk & Francis R. Nicosia Columbia University Press (July 24, 2012)

This invaluable resource provides a multidimensional survey of the Holocaust, essentially integrating five separate books into one comprehensive reference tool: a historical overview; a guide to Holocaust controversies;...


I'd like to be a Flight Attendant: Children's Career Guides

by Kristen Hobby Speedy Title Management LLC (August 01, 2014)

Filled with beautiful photos and easy to read words, this book is aimed at 6-11 year old children to provide them with information about the role of a flight attendant.


I'd like to be a Fashion Designer: Children's Career Guides

by Kristen Hobby Speedy Title Management LLC (August 01, 2014)

Filled with easy to read and informative content, this book is aimed at 6-11 year old children to provide them with information about the role of a fashion designer.


The Elements of Academic Style: Writing for the Humanities

by Eric Hayot Columbia University Press (August 05, 2014)

Eric Hayot teaches graduate students and faculty in literary and cultural studies how to think and write like a professional scholar. From granular concerns, such as sentence structure and grammar, to big-picture...


The Job Seekers Survival Guide

by Terry Cobb FastPencil (July 18, 2014)

The Job Seekers Survival Guide is an insiders view of the frustrating process of being in the market for a job and how to effectively deal with it. The author, Terry Cobb, spent thirty years in the world of...


The Columbia Documentary History of Race and Ethnicity in America

by Ronald H. Bayor Columbia University Press (July 14, 2004)

All historians would agree that America is a nation of nations. But what does that mean in terms of the issues that have moved and shaped us as a people? Contemporary concerns such as bilingualism, incorporation/assimilation,...


Classic Writings on Poetry

by William Harmon Columbia University Press (November 05, 2003)

The poet is the sayer, the namer, and represents beauty. He is a sovereign, and stands on the centre.—Ralph Waldo Emerson, from "The Poet"

"[The poet] is a seer . . . . he is individual . . . he is complete...


How to Make your Dog COME Without Being a BUTT-HEAD

by Mike Deathe CPDT-KA FastPencil (June 19, 2014)

Okay, please don't misunderstand me. I am not trying to insult you with the title of this book. Rather, I want to get your attention. The goal of teaching you how to get you pooch to come back to you when you...


Silences

by Tillie Olsen & Shelley Fisher Fishkin The Feminist Press at CUNY (July 22, 2014)

Special 25th anniversary edition of the landmark survey that revolutionized the view of literary history.


Sake Confidential: A Beyond-the-Basics Guide to Understanding, Tasting, Selection, and Enjoyment

by John Gauntner Stone Bridge Press (May 10, 2014)

An American sake expert takes you to a whole new level of insider knowledge and expertise


Modern Bride Guide to Etiquette: Answers to the Questions Today's Couples Really Ask

by Cele Goldsmith Lalli Wiley (April 01, 1993)

Cele Lalli, Editor-in-Chief of America's #1 bridal magazine, answers all of your wedding etiquette questions. Getting ready for your wedding is tremendously exciting, and you're going to have so many questions!...


The New York Public Library African American Desk Reference

by New York Public Library Wiley (September 30, 1999)

Covering a wide range of knowledge, The New York Public Library African American Desk Reference is a magnificent resource for home, family, and business, and an essential addition to your personal reference...


Health Care Choices for Today's Consumer: Families Foundation USA Guide to Quality and Cost

by Marc S. Miller & Philippe Villers Wiley (April 21, 2008)

"Admirable . . . clearly written, well organized . . . easy and helpful." --Washington Post

"This is the surefire guide to making critical decisions about your family's health." --Dr. J. Larry Brown, Professor...


Write the Perfect Book Proposal: 10 That Sold and Why

by Jeff Herman & Deborah Levine Herman Wiley (April 21, 2008)

Want to publish your book?

Learn how--it's easier than you think!

Charismatic authors and literary agents Jeff Herman and Deborah Levine Herman have successfully sold hundreds of titles and learned--through trial...


Modern Bride Complete Wedding Planner: The #1 Bridal Magazine Helps You Create the Wedding of Your Dreams

by Cele Goldsmith Lalli & Stephanie H. Dahl Wiley (April 21, 2008)

Everything you need to plan the wedding of your dreams.

When it's time to start planning your special day, there is no better source to turn to than Modern Bride. The #1 bridal magazine gives you expert advice...


The Dog Owner's Book of Poop and Pee!

by Mike Deathe CPDT-KA FastPencil (February 25, 2014)

Is Fido peeing and pooping in all the wrong spots? Are you pulling your hair out? Well, Keep it Simple Stupid Dog Training's Dog Owner's Book of Poop and Pee will teach you how to get Fido to "GO" in the right...


The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Weaponry: From Flint Axes to Automatic Weapons

by Chuck Wills Thunder Bay Press (September 01, 2013)

When did hunting weapons begin to be used against humans instead of animals? What is the difference between the Plains Indian War Club and the Fijian War Club? What weapon is common to peoples in every part...


Now You Know Hockey: The Book of Answers

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (September 29, 2008)

Doug Lennox, the head referee of Q&A, delivers the score on everything from All-Stars to Zambonis, the skinny on how the term hat trick originated, and the answer to just where hockey was invented. You'll also...


With Axe and Bible: The Scottish Pioneers of New Brunswick, 1784-1874

by Lucille H. Campey Natural Heritage (May 31, 2007)

Lucille H. Campey traces the progress of Scottish colonization and its ramifications for New Brunswick's early development. This book is a must for genealogists.


Mysteries and Secrets of the Masons: The Story Behind the Masonic Order

by Lionel and Patricia Fanthorpe Dundurn (May 13, 2006)

The Fanthorpes explore the history of the Masonic Order, its aims, its influences, and its role today.


The Write Track: How to Succeed as a Freelance Writer in Canada Second Edition, Revised and Expanded

by Betty Jane Wylie Dundurn (April 01, 2003)

A personal and practical look at Wylies freelance experience, recounting how she made it from uncertainty to confidence as a veteran writer.


The Ultimate Canadian Sports Trivia Book: Volume 1

by Edward Zawadzki Dundurn (September 01, 2001)

Edward Zawadzki, Canadas Ultimate Sports Trivia Guy, brings together this dynamic collection of facts and oddities from the world of sports.


The Queen's Bush Settlement: Black Pioneers 1839-1865

by Linda Brown-Kubisch Natural Heritage (February 20, 2004)

The Black pioneers who established the Queen's Bush settlement where present-day Waterloo and Wellington counties meet are the focus of this extensively researched book.


I Know That Name!: The People Behind Canada's Best Known Brand Names from Elizabeth Arden to Walter Zeller

by Randy Ray & Mark Kearney Dundurn (September 01, 2002)

Full of fun facts, intriguing trivia, and engrossing explorations of more than 100 Canadians who beat the odds to become household names.


Scotland Farewell: The People of the Hector

by Donald MacKay Natural Heritage (August 30, 2006)

This is the story of the first Highland Scots who sailed to Pictou, Nova Scotia, in 1773 aboard the brig Hector their hardships, resourcefulness, and ultimate success.


The Golden Bridge: Young Immigrants to Canada, 1833-1939

by Marjorie Kohli & J.A. David Lorente Natural Heritage (October 15, 2003)

The Golden Bridge documents the period of "home children" and juvenile migration to Canadian shores prior to the Second World War.


Now You Know Crime Scenes: The Little Book of Answers

by Doug Lennox Dundurn (September 30, 2007)

With the popularity of today's TV police dramas, we all think we're forensics experts. But what do we really know? Now You Know Crime Scenes, one of bestselling author Doug Lennox's Little Books of Answers,...


Canadian Literary Landmarks

by John Robert Colombo Dundurn (January 01, 1984)

Here is a list of three dozen of the top literary locales in Canada. The selection of sites is necessarily subjective, yet it attempts to represent geographical, historical, social, and cultural concerns as...


Pucks, Pablum and Pingos: More Fascinating Facts and Quirky Quizzes

by Mark Kearney & Randy Ray Dundurn (March 01, 2004)

A unique collection of trivia bites, quizzes, and graphics that delivers more of the fun, factual fare readers have come to expect from Canada's Trivia Guys.


The Royal Book of Lists: An Irreverent Romp through British Royal History

by Matt Richardson Dundurn (September 01, 2001)

Covering over a thousand years of royal history, Matt Richardson highlights the triumphs, tragedies, and scandals that are central to this rich heritage.


Now You Know: The Book of Answers

by Doug Lennox & Catriona Wight Dundurn (September 01, 2003)

With all the conciseness of his original radio scripts, Doug Lennox "cuts to the quick" in telling you the things you always wanted to know.


Technical Manual and Dictionary of Classical Ballet

by Gail Grant Dover Publications (April 02, 2012)

From adagio to voyage, over 800 steps, movements, poses, and concepts are fully defined. A pronunciation guide and cross-references to alternate names for similar steps and positions also included.


New Russian-English Dictionary

by M. A. O’Brien Dover Publications (May 10, 2012)

Handiest Russian dictionary in print, with surprising amount of information, including accent changes in declension and conjugation, irregular forms, special treatment of perfectives, etc. Used in scores of...


Simple Stunning Wedding Etiquette: Traditions, Answers, and Advice from One of Today's Top Wedding Planners

by Karen Bussen Wiley (January 01, 2008)

What's the preferred way of wording your invitation? How should guests at the wedding dinner be seated? What do you say to people who ask to bring their (uninvited) children to the reception-or, scarier still,...


A Shakespearian Grammar: An Attempt to Illustrate Some of the Differences Between Elizabethan and Modern English

by E. A. Abbott Dover Publications (January 23, 2013)

Finest guide to the peculiarities of Elizabethan syntax, grammar, and prosody addresses every idiomatic usage found in Shakespeare's works. Each of more than 500 classifications is illustrated with quotes, all...


New York: The Big Apple Quote Book

by Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (November 12, 2013)

More than 1,000 quotes from Walt Whitman, Calvin Trillin, Helen Hayes, Lenny Bruce, and others comment on skyscrapers, subways, the boroughs, Lady Liberty, and why people love and hate New York City.


A Modern Herbal, Vol. II

by Margaret Grieve Dover Publications (March 25, 2013)

Volume 2 of the fullest, most useful compilation of herbal material. Gigantic alphabetical encyclopedia, from aconite to zedoary, gives botanical information, medical properties, folklore, economic uses, more....


A Modern Herbal, Vol. I

by Margaret Grieve Dover Publications (March 12, 2013)

Volume 1 of the fullest, most exact, most useful compilation of herbal material. Gigantic alphabetical encyclopedia, from aconite to zedoary, gives botanical information, medical properties, folklore, economic...


Abraham Lincoln's Wit and Wisdom

by Abraham Lincoln & Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (July 17, 2013)

The most eloquent of American presidents, Lincoln had a sagacious or humorous comment on everything that mattered. This attractively designed and illustrated gift book features his remarks on subjects from politics...


Thoreau: A Book of Quotations

by Henry David Thoreau & Bob Blaisdell Dover Publications (April 26, 2012)

In more than 600 striking, thought-provoking excerpts, grouped under 17 headings, Thoreau rails against injustice, gives voice to his love of nature, and advocates simplicity and conscious living. Note.


Handbook of Knotting and Splicing

by Paul N. Hasluck Dover Publications (October 04, 2012)

Clearly written and amply illustrated with 208 figures, this classic guide ranges from simple and useful knots to complex varieties. Additional topics include rope splicing, working cordage, hammock making,...


The Devil's Dictionary: Complete & Unabridged

by Ambrose Bierce Dover Publications (December 21, 2012)

Complete and unabridged, this paperback gift edition of an American humor classic presents more than 1,000 comic definitions praised by H. L. Mencken as "some of the most gorgeous witticisms in the English language."...