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THE OXFORD BOOK OF CANADIAN MILITARY ANECDOTES., Suthren, Victor.

Author Name    Suthren, Victor.

Title   THE OXFORD BOOK OF CANADIAN MILITARY ANECDOTES.

Publisher    Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1989.

Seller ID   23895

202 pp, large 8vo, hard cover in dust jacket. ISBN 0195407113 "...presents the realities of war that Canadians have experienced: the emotion and warmth of battle-formed friendships, the sudden anguish of loss, the disorder and staggering wasteful ness of heavy-weapon action, even the comic-opera confusion that accompanies war both on the battlefield and on the home front. The subjects range from the early explorers of New France to the Loyalists who fought in the American Revolution; f r o m t he war of 1812 to the rebellions of 1937 and 1838 to the opening of the Canadian West and the Northwest Rebellion of 1885; and outside Canada, from the Boer War through the First and Second World Wars to peace-keeping efforts with the Un i te d Na ti o ns ..." Minor wrinkle at bottom of spine. Dust jacket has minor rubbing, small soft crease at top of rear panel. Very Good+/Very Good+

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