Pearson's peacekeepers : Canada and the United Nations Emergency Force, 1956-67 (eBook, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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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
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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
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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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