By John Wilson

Short-listed for the 2009 pink Maple Award for Non-Fiction, OLA wooded area of analyzing and recommended for the 2009 OLA most sensible Bets

This ebook provides the tale and problems with the 1st global battle in a transparent, concise and aim demeanour, observed on each web page through images, unique sketches or maps. Focussing on social in addition to political concerns with a Canadian standpoint, Wilson offers the problems of the conflict with intensity and compassion. This publication should be a really great tool for educators in explaining the hows and whys of this most vital period.

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