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Wartime : the First World War in a Canadian town

Author: Edward Butts
Publisher: Toronto : James Lorimer & Company Ltd., Publishers, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The First World War was the cause of dramatic changes in every Canadian community. What it meant to daily life becomes clear in this book about the war years in Guelph, Ontario. The first months were the easiest, as young men rushed to enlist. Once news of casualties and deaths started arriving, the atmosphere changed drastically. Mothers dreaded the arrival of the telegraph boy. Newspapers published fulsome  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Butts, Edward, 1951-
Wartime.
(CaOONL)20179038354
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Butts
ISBN: 9781459410992 1459410998
OCLC Number: 990234323
Description: 280 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Edward Butts.

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