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Banner: From Colony to Country: A Reader's Guide to Canadian Military History

Canadian Military History: An Overview
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Second World War

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Second World War
Art, Music and Literature

Printed Works about the Videos

Bercuson, David J. ; Wise, S.F. -- The valour and the horror revisited. -- Montreal : McGill-Queen's Univ. Press, 1994. -- 185 p.

  • Discussion of the television series by Brian and Terence McKenna

Canada. Parliament. Senate. Standing Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology. -- The valour and the horror : report of the Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology = La bravoure et le mépris : rapport du Comité sénatorial permanent des affaires sociales, des sciences et de la technologie. -- Ottawa : The Committee, 1993. -- Various pagings

Copp, Terry ; Nielson, Richard. -- No price too high : Canadians and the Second World War. -- Toronto : McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1996. -- 255 p.

  • Written as a rebuttal to The Valour and the Horror, this work was the basis for the No Price Too High series of videos

Weisbord, Merrily ; Mohr, Merilyn Simonds. -- The valour and the horror. -- Toronto : HarperCollins, 1991. -- 171 p.

  • Accompanying volume to the film series of the same title

Music and Song

Colombo, John Robert ; Richardson, Michael, comps. -- We stand on guard : poems and songs of Canadians in battle. -- [Toronto : Doubleday Canada], c1985. -- 210 p.

Hopkins, Anthony, comp. -- Songs from the front & rear : Canadian servicemen's songs of the Second World War. -- Edmonton : Hurtig Publishers, 1979. -- 192 p.

Stephens, W. Ray. -- The Canadian entertainers of World War II. -- Oakville, Ont. : Mosaic Press, 1993. -- 116 p.

  • A history of bands and entertainment troupes of all Canadian services

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