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The Halifax Explosion and the Royal Canadian Navy

Inquiry and Intrigue

The Halifax Explosion and the Royal Canadian Navy( )
Author: Armstrong, John Griffith
Series title:Studies in Canadian Military History Ser.
ISBN:978-0-7748-0891-0
Publication Date:May 2003
Publisher:University of British Columbia Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $30.95
Book Description:

The Halifax Explosion of 1917 is a defining event in the Canadian consciousness, yet it has never been the subject of a sustained analytical history. Astonishingly, until now no one has consulted the large federal government archives that contain first-hand accounts of the disaster and the response of national authorities. Canada's recently established navy was at the epicentre of the crisis. Armstrong reveals the navy's compelling, and little-known, story by carefully retracing the...
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Book Details
Pages:256
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / Canada
Technology & Engineering / General
History / Canada / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.94 x 8.95 x 0.69 Inches
Book Weight:0.748 Pounds



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