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Published: 15 January 2011

544 Pages | 154 black and white illustrations, 65 colour illustrations and 30 maps

7.5 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780195430882

Bookseller Code (06)

The Oxford Companion to Canadian Military History

Dean F. Oliver and J. L. Granatstein

  • Over 200 original photographs, paintings, and maps, many of which have not been seen before
  • Highly respected authors: J.L. Granatstein's honours include the Order of Canada, the Pierre Berton Award, the National History Award, the J.W. Dafoe Prize, the UBC Medal for Canadian Biography, the Canadian Authors Association's Lela Common Award for Canadian History, the J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal, and the Vimy Award. He has also received many honorary degrees.
  • Dean F. Oliver is the chief curator of the Canadian War Museum, and has access to considerable unpublished material
  • Published in association with the Canadian War Museum, which has given us access to rare archival material that has not been seen by the general public
  • Highly readable entries include compelling accounts of central international battles, key political analysis, and defining historical events