Barbara Ellis | The Edmonton BookstoreThe Edmonton Book Store & Hub Books -  Quality Books in Edmonton, Alberta Since 1978

The Edmonton Book Store is located in Edmonton on Whyte Ave., and specializes  in rare books about Western Canada, Arctic regions, philosophy and literature with more than 80,000 volumes in store. We buy and sell quality second-hand and out-of-print books. Please check out our online catalogue listings which cover over 20,000 volumes and 100+ categories. Hub Books is located in University of Alberta's Hub Mall. It offers quality books at exceptional value to students and staff and the general public.

In business since 1978, we are a current member of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of CanadaInternational League of Antiquarian Book Sellers, the National Archival Appraisal Board and the Advanced Book Exchange (ABE). ABE lists millions of book titles, from which you can search or browse the Edmonton Book Store’s inventory.

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We hope to see you at on of our locations soon!

Recent Acquisitions

The Battle of Kharkov, Winter 1942-1943

Jean Restayn
The Battle of Kharkov, Winter 1942-1943
Price $125 US – plus shipping.

ISBN: 2920718517 / 2-920718-51-7 — Book Description: Hard cover, large format (9x12), 454 pages, 32 pages of full-color artwork, 650 black & white period photos, 3 maps. A superb photo coverage of the daring German recapture of Kharkov in early 1943 – largely by SS armored formations. Most of the exceptional photos have never been published before or are rare. The photos showcase German armor, uniforms and other military equipment - many are full page. Starting in December 1942, they take the reader through the many small actions across the Russian countryside and small villages, culminating in the street fighting for Kharkov in March of 1943.

Interested? Contact us

David R Markov, Andrew Hull, Steven Zaloga 
Soviet/Russian Armor and Artillery Design Practices: 1945 To Present
Price $255 US - – plus shipping.

ISBN: 1892848015 / 1-892848-01-5 — Darlington Productions, Darlington, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dj. First Edition. 4to. pp. [4] 448.heavy book additional postage will apply. Soviet/Russian Armor and Artillery Design Practices: 1945 to Present starts the reader at the end of World War 2 and follows the course of armored fighting vehicle and artillery designs right up to the most modern equipment now in prototype stage or in service. Bookseller Inventory #101663. Interested? Contact us.

The German Order of Battle: Infantry in World War II

George F. Nafziger
The German Order of Battle: Infantry in World War II
Price $100 US - – plus shipping.

608 pages 8 x 10 . The German Order of Battle: Infantry in World War II identifies each infantry unit operating between 1939 and 1945, and details the organization and precise composition of the formation. Based on extensive research into primary Allied and Axis documents and sources, this valuable reference work is a comprehensive directory to a key element of the Wehrmacht and of the German military machine. Inventory # 107658. Interested? Contact Us



We have a new store! Hub Books
We're pleased to announce that we have opened a second location in Hub Mall, located in the eastern portion of the University of Alberta North Campus. Hub Books is now open and carrying over 20,000 quality used books. We shipped over 7 tons of inventory to this location and look forward to offering students and staff great books at great value. Stop in and browse! Our contact page has our store hours and specific location info. Hope to see you there!

Buy Books

We carry a vast selection of quality second-hand and out-of-print books. We encourage you to visit our retail store and browse our shelves or go online and see our online inventory on Advanced Book Exchange (ABE), Alibris, AntiqBooks, and Biblio.

Sell Us Books

The Edmonton Book Store loves books. We love books so much, we want you to bring in your gems and sell them to us! We pay very fair prices for quality books. Please contact us for more details and appraisals!

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ABAC | ALAC - Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of Canada       International League of Antiquarian Booksellers

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Winter Feature

We occasionally feature a certain topic to showcase here at Edmonton Book Store, and for our Winter feature, we chose 'Military & War'. Stop by our store or click here or the image below to see some of our rare books for sale.