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battle of the Swash and the capture of Canada

Samuel Barton

battle of the Swash and the capture of Canada

also, A patriotic speech

by Samuel Barton

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Published by Robinson in Montreal .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby W. George Beers of Montreal in reply to the toast of̋ Professional annexation̋.
The Physical Object
Pagination137 p.
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14766391M

This book is an operational history of the Canadian Corps in the battles of the final days of World War I, beginning with the battle of Amiens, August 8, , and culminating in the retaking of Mons on Novem , only hours before the war ended. During the late summer and autumn of , the Canadian Corps, under Lt. Gen. Sir Arthur Currie, played a crucial role in 4/5(1).   The story is told in a new book from UBC Press, Capturing Hill Canada's Forgotten Battle of the First World War, which contains essays by such eminent historians as Jack Granatstein, Serge. Canada Reads Five books, five champions, one winner: CBC’s annual Battle of the Books has been getting people listening, watching and, of course, reading, for the past 16 years. Canada Reads focused on stories that explore the diverse perspectives that make this nation what it is today, and prompt us to reflect on where we’re heading. to visit Washington (p. 33). Frew’s version has more swash-buckle, but appears to condense the truth. In reading through the book, I had the sense that Perry and Barclay were the only military leaders in the theatre. Perry is seen liberating Detroit and capturing Amherstburg. Barclay is alone with the agonizing decision to fight or retreat.


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