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OUT OF THE SHADOWS:  CANADA IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR., Douglas, W.A.B. and Greenhous, Brereton.

Author Name    Douglas, W.A.B. and Greenhous, Brereton.

Title   OUT OF THE SHADOWS: CANADA IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Jacket Condition   Very Good -

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Toronto Oxford University Press 1977

ISBN Number    019540257X / 9780195402575

Seller ID   29840

288 pp, 9 5/8"H. B&w photographs, maps, reproductions. "This is the first general overview of Canada's contribution to the Second World War that considers the operations of all three armed forces. (A)n illuminating and lucid analysis of Canada's war effort - a skilful synthesis that always relates its complex subject to the human level in countless anecdotes and 151 carefully chosen illustrations." Contents: Preface; Acknowledgements; 'Canada Will Respond'; An Unmilitary People; The Sinews of War; The Atlantic Bridge; The Army Overseas 1940-1943; Sicily and Southern Italy; Operation 'Overlord'; The War in the Air; Northern Italy and Northwest Europe 1944-1945; The War Against Japan; The Home Front; Epilogue; Notes; Bibliography; Index. Tiny very light foxing marks on top and fore-edge of text block, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, one very small corner bump. Dust jacket has very light edge wear/wrinkling, areas of light foxing on inside surface; light toning to edges of flaps, flap-folds and on spine; very small dent on hinges.

Canadian  Armed  Forces,  Sicily,  Southern  Italy,  Operation  Overlord,  Northern,  Northwest  Europe,  Japan,  Homefront,  Battle  Of  Atlantic,  Brigades,  Convoys,  Divisions,  France,  Germany,  Regiments,  Royal  Canadian  Navy,  Air  Force,  Squadrons,  U-boats,  British  Commonwealth  Ai  Training  Plan,  Convoy  Escorts,  Hong  Kong,  Dieppe,  Sicily,  Conscription  Crisis,  Japanese  Evacuation,  Social-Welfare,  Propaganda,  Battle  Of  Atlantic,  Canadian  Army,  Falaise,  First  World  War,  Adolf  Hitler,  B.M.  Hoffmeister,  William    Lyon  Mackenzie  King,  Liberals,  Politics,  20th  Century,  Lufrwaffe,  A.G.L.  McNaughton,  Mediterranean  Theatre,  Merchant  Ships,  Mid-Ocean  Escort  Force,  Bernard  Montgomery,  Munitions,  Netherland,  Newfoundland,  Ortona,  Panzer  Forces,  Charles  G.  Power,  Censorship,  Canadian  Regiments,  Royal  Air  Force,  Franklin  Roosevelt,  Royal  Canadian  Air  Force,  Royal  Canadian  Navy,  RCN,  RCAF,  Guy  Simonds,  Ken  Stuart,  U-Boats,  United  States,  United  States  Army,  Chris  Vokes,  Warships. 

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