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Filling the ranks : manpower in the Canadian Expeditionary Force, 1914-1918

Author: Richard Holt
Publisher: Montreal ; Kingston ; London ; Chicago : McGill-Queen's University Press, 2017.
Series: Carleton library series, 239.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A groundbreaking work on the management of Canadian manpower in the First World War.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Holt, Richard, 1948 February 21-
Filling the ranks.:
Montreal ; Kingston ; London ; Chicago : McGill-Queen's University Press, [2017] ©2017
(CaOONL)20169065545
(OCoLC)962129204
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Holt
ISBN: 9780773549104 0773549102 9780773549111 0773549110 9780773548770 0773548777
OCLC Number: 962129205
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover --
Copyright --
Contents --
Tables and Figures --
Acknowledgments --
Foreword --
Abbreviations --
Illustrations --
Introduction --
1 Militia Roots --
2 Regulating Manpower: Government and Military Policies 1914-18 --
3 Enlistment Criteria --
4 Alternative Sources of Manpower --
5 The Recruiting Structure 1914-18 --
6 Infantry Training --
7 Reinforcements: Policy, Management, and Wastage --
8 Reinforcements: Canada to England --
9 The Overseas Via Dolorosa: Reinforcements in England and France --
Conclusion --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index.
Series Title: Carleton library series, 239.
Responsibility: Richard Holt.

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