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CANADA IN THE GREAT WAR:  AN AUTHENTIC ACCOUNT OF THE MILITARY HISTORY OF CANADA FROM THE EARLIEST DAYS TO THE CLOSE OF THE WAR OF THE NATIONS.  6 VOLUME SET., Chambers, Ernest; Burpee, Lawrence J.; Hanbury-Williams, Charles; Sandwell, Bernard K.; Marquis, T.G.; Hill, Raymond H.; Willison, W.A.; Donnell, Allan, et al.

Author Name    Chambers, Ernest; Burpee, Lawrence J.; Hanbury-Williams, Charles; Sandwell, Bernard K.; Marquis, T.G.; Hill, Raymond H.; Willison, W.A.; Donnell, Allan, et al.

Title   CANADA IN THE GREAT WAR: AN AUTHENTIC ACCOUNT OF THE MILITARY HISTORY OF CANADA FROM THE EARLIEST DAYS TO THE CLOSE OF THE WAR OF THE NATIONS. 6 VOLUME SET.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   Memorial Edition

Publisher   Toronto United Publishers of Canada

Seller ID   29691

Six volume set - 8 15/16" H. Rebound in maroon simulated leather with two black title blocks on each spine, gilt lettering/banding, top edges gilt, new endpapers. Tissue-covered frontispiece in each volume, plus many additional b&w photographs, reproductions, maps (some colour, some fold-out) - collated. Volume I: Military History of Canada, 1608-1914 - published 1917, 380 pp. Volume II: Days of Preparations - n.d., 374 pp. Volume III: Guarding the Channel Ports - published 1919, 403 pp. Volume IV: The Turn of the Tide - published 1920, 405 pp. Volume V: The Triumph of the Allies - published 1920, 410 pp. Volume VI: Special Services, Heroic Deeds, Etc. - published 1921, 393 pp. Chapters include: Conscription in Canada; The Alien Enemy in Canada - Internment Operations; Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry; The Second Battle of Ypres; Battle of Festubert; Holding the Salient, 1916; Trench Raids; The Somme Offensive; The Canadians at Vimy Ridge; The Siege of Lens; Battle of Passchendaele Ridge; Last Days of the Vimy Front; The Battle of Amiens; Battle of Cambrai; The Canadian Artillery; The Canadian Engineers; The Canadian Army Medical Corps; Canadian Women in the Great War; The Campaign in Northern Russia; Demobilizaion, etc., etc. Appendices include: The Canadian Indians and the Great War; Canada's Motor Machine Gun Corps; The Canadian Cavalry Brigade; Canadian Prisoners of War in Germany; The War in the Air; The Canadian Forestry Corps; Canadian Railway Troops; The Canadian Army Veterinary Corps; The Canadian Army Dental Corps; Decorations Awarded Canadians; Terms of Armistice with Germany, etc. All volumes have some light foxing on text pages either side of the illustration pages, some very light foxing on illustration pages, three volumes with small light stain on one or two pages - in margin, light shelf soiling on bottom of text blocks, light browning on fore-edge and bottom of text blocks, a few small light foxing marks on fore-edge of text blocks.

First  World  War,  Great  War,  World  War  I,  Canada,  Canadian  History,  War  1812,  Rebellion  Lower  Canada  1837-38,  Upper  Canada  Rebellion,  Fenian  Raids,  Red  River  Rebellion,  Saskatchewan  Rebellion,  Boer  War,  Canadian  Army,  Conscription,  Munitions,  Internment,  Censorship,  Railways,  Salisbury  Plain,  Princess  Patricia's  Canadian  Light  Infantry,  Canadian  Expeditionary  Force,  Ypres,  Festubert,  Givenchy,  St  Eloi,  Salient,  Trench  Warfare,  Native  Peoples,  Canadian  Indians,  Somme,  Vimy  Ridge,  Lens,  Passchendaele,  Canadian  Navy,  Motor  Machine  Gun  Corps,  Canadian  Cavalry  Brigade,  POWs,  Amiens,  Drocourt-Queant,  Cambrai,  Valenciennes,  Mons,  The  Rhine,  Aerial  Combat,  Air  Force,  Canadian  Forestry  Corps,  Canadian  Railway  Troops,  Veterinary  Corps,  Dental  Corps,  Royal  Military  College  Canada,  Canadian  Artillery,  Canadian  Engineers,  Canadian  Army  Medical  Corps,  Northern  Russia,  Demobilization,  Armistice,  Decorations. 

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