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The Generals: The Canadian Army's Senior Commanders in the Second World War

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J. L. Granatstein
978-1-55238-353-7 (Institutional PDF)
$29.95 CAD / $34.95 USD
384 pages
Appendices, endnotes, selected primary sources, index
Beyond Boundaries: Canadian Defence and Strategic Studies
July 2005


About the Book: 

Originally published in 1993, The Generals is a collective biography of the Canadian army's leaders in World War II, and is the winner of the Dafoe Book Prize for International Relations and the UBC Medal for Canadian Biography. The only book of its kind on this subject, The Generals remains an invaluable resource for academics, policy makers, and anyone interested Canada's military history. This new edition features an introduction by Dr. David J. Bercuson, Director of the Centre for Military and Strategic Studies at the University of Calgary.

About the Author(s): 

J.L. Granatstein has established himself as the pre-eminent authority on the history of the Canadian military. He has published extensively in such areas as defence and foreign policy, Canadian-American relations, politics, and the public service. He is an Officer of the Order of Canada.