Weisbord, Merrily and Mohr, Merilyn Simonds.
Title THE VALOUR AND THE HORROR: THE UNTOLD STORY OF CANADIANS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
Publisher Harper Collins, (Toronto, 1991), Ist ed.
Seller ID 21227
171 pp, small 4to (10 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0002157446 Based on the television series by Brian McKenna and Terence McKenna. On three separate occasions, in three separate corners of the world (Hong Kong, Europe and Normandy), t ens of thousands of young Canadian soldiers and airmen were introduced, like lambs to the slaughter, to the glory of war for God and country. This is an account told through personal narratives, of these events. B&w photos. Gift inscript i o n o n h a lf-title page. Dust jacket has light wrinkling at parts of top edge. Very Good+/Very Good