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Title:
Maple leaf against the Axis : Canada's Second World War
Author:
Bercuson, David Jay.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Toronto : Stoddart, [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
xv, 316 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780773728615
Format :
Book

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Central Library D768.15 .B48 1995 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks
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Summary

Summary

Here, in all its passion and drama, is the story of how the Canadian Army, Navy, and Air Force fought during the Second World War, from the battle of Hong Kong to the Rhine River crossing and the significant part Canadians played in the Allied victory.


Author Notes

Canadian David Bercuson is a military historian, writer, and educator.

Bercuson was a special advisor to the Minister of National Defense and is still a member of the Minister of National Defense's monitoring committee. He was a former dean at Calgary College and is currently director of the university's strategic studies program.

In addition to writing several scholarly periodicals, Bercuson has written several books including Significant Incident: Canada's Army, the Airborne, and the Murder in Somalia.

(Bowker Author Biography)


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