By Paul Keery,Michael Wyatt
A superbly crafted photograph novel, tracing the achievements of the Canadian Forces within the moment international War.
In 1914, Canada went to battle as an issue of england. In 1939, it made the alternative to struggle all on its own.Canada at War follows the advancements and setbacks, wins and losses, of a state studying to face up for itself in the middle of the main tough conflict of the twentieth century.
In graphic-novel structure, absolutely illustrated and in complete color, Canada at War exhibits the expansion of a nation's military, army and air strength via movingly depicted triumphs and tragedies. From the disheartening losses at Dieppe and Hong Kong throughout the conflict of the Atlantic and the invasion of Sicily, it makes a speciality of the human measurement of the main battles and judgements that eventually swung the conflict within the Allies' favour.
This poignant picture account ends, after the victories of D-Day and Juno seashore and the liberation of Europe, with a last reckoning of the legacy those storied years have had on a rustic cast via conflict. aimed toward either grownup and younger grownup readers, this very human historical past tells the tales in the back of a few of this country's such a lot distinguishing army moments.
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