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Pearson's peacekeepers : Canada and the United Nations Emergency Force, 1956-67

Pearson's peacekeepers : Canada and the United Nations Emergency Force, 1956-67

Author: Michael K Carroll
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2009.
Series: desLibris., Books collection.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

Pearson's Peacekeepers describes Canada's role in the first peacekeeping effort mounted by the UN and uncovers realities, and challenges, that lie beneath the myth of Canada's peacekeeping mission.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Carroll, Michael K. (Michael Kiernan).
Pearson's peacekeepers.
Vancouver : UBC Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2009517202
Named Person: Lester B Pearson; Lester B Pearson; Lester B Pearson; Lester B Pearson
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael K Carroll
ISBN: 9780774815833 0774815833 9780774815826 0774815825
OCLC Number: 647909354
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 229 pages) : illustrations, map, portraits
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1. Prelude to Suez --
2. The steep hill of Suez --
3. Blessed are the peacekeepers ... even the Canadians --
4. Let the fun(ding) being : financing UNEF, 1956-63 --
5. Ad hoc ad infinitum : financing UNEF, 1963-67 --
6. Peace by piece : UNEF on the ground --
7. The forgotten army --
8. Goodbye, farewell, and amen : the withdrawal of UNEF, May-June 1967.
Series Title: desLibris., Books collection.
Responsibility: Michael K. Carroll ; foreword by Robert Bothwell.
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