29 Results
29 Results
Meeting of generals —Foster, Tony, 1932-
Book
1986
3 available of 3 items

A soldier first bullets, bureaucrats and the politics of war —Hillier, Rick, 1955-, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2010
1 available of 2 items

Born and raised in Newfoundland, Hillier joined the military as a young man and quickly climbed the ranks, playing a significant role in the 1998 ice storm and moving on to command a multinational NATO task force in Bosn...

British generals in the War of 1812 : high command in the Canadas —Turner, Wesley B.
Book
2011
1 available of 1 items

In British Generals in the War of 1812 Wesley Turner takes a fresh look at five British Generals - Sir George Prevost, Isaac Brock, Roger Sheaffe, Baron Francis de Rottenburg, and Gordon Drummond - who held the highest c...

Vokes : my story —Vokes, Chris, 1904-1985.
Book
1985
1 available of 1 items

The true face of Sir Isaac Brock —St-Denis, Guy, 1960-
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

"Major General Sir Isaac Brock is remembered as the Hero of Upper Canada for his defence of what is now Ontario during the War of 1812 and for his noble death at the battle of Queenston Heights. In the time since his dea...

Morrison : the long-lost memoir of Canada's artillery commander in the Great War —Morrison, E. W. B. (Edward Whipple Bancroft), 1867-1925, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 4 items

"The never-before-published memoir of Major-General Sir Edward Morrison, a true Canadian hero of the First World War. The First World War marked a turning point in Canadian history and in Canada's self-identification as ...

The astonishing general the life and legacy of Sir Isaac Brock —Turner, Wesley B., 1933-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2012

A biography of Major General Sir Isaac Brock, describing his life, career, and legacy, particularly in the Canadas, and the context within which he lived. An unlikely hero of the War of 1812, he was admired by his Americ...

A general for peace —Johnson, Leonard V.
Book
1987
1 available of 1 items

Forgotten warrior : the life of Sir Arthur Currie —Linnell, Robert, 1943- author.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

"Arthur Currie's funeral on December 4, 1933, had 250,000 people standing in the cold and wet streets of Montreal, more than had paid their respects to Sir John A. MacDonald or Wilfrid Laurier. Today, he is not accorded ...

The weight of command : voices of Canada's Second World War generals and those who knew them —Granatstein, J. L., author, editor.
Book
2016
4 available of 4 items

"Three-quarters of a century after the Second World War, almost all the participants are gone. This book contains interviews with and about the Canadian generals who led the troops during that war. Edited and introduced ...

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