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Shock troops : Canadians fighting the Great War, 1917-1918

Author: Tim Cook
Publisher: Toronto : Viking Canada, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Taking up where 'At the sharp end' left off, 'Shock troops' follows Canadian soldiers through the final two years of World War One, 1917 and 1918. Using previously unpublished letters, diaries, memoirs, and official documents ... Cook captures the experience of battle through the eyes of the combattants. Cook chronicles the major battles fought by the Canadian Corps--Vimy, Hill 70, Passchendaele and the Hundred  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Cook
ISBN: 9780670067350 0670067350
OCLC Number: 228667362
Notes: "Volume Two".
Continues: At the sharp end : Canadians fighting the Great War, 1914-1916.
Description: viii, 727 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 24 cm.
Other Titles: At the sharp end, Canadians fighting the Great War, 1914-1916
Responsibility: Tim Cook.
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"Taking up where 'At the sharp end' left off, 'Shock troops' follows Canadian soldiers through the final two years of World War One, 1917 and 1918. Using previously unpublished letters, diaries, memoirs, and official documents ... Cook captures the experience of battle through the eyes of the combattants. Cook chronicles the major battles fought by the Canadian Corps--Vimy, Hill 70, Passchendaele and the Hundred Days."--Jacket.

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