About the Author

David J. Bercuson

David J. Bercuson is the director of the University of Calgary's Centre for Military and Strategic Studies. A celebrated military historian, he has published on a wide range of topics including modern Canadian politics, Canadian defense and foreign policy, and military history. He has written, co-authored, or edited over thirty books, including The Fighting Canadians: Canada's Regimental History from New France to Afghanistan; The Patricias: The Proud History of a Fighting Regiment; and Blood on the Hills: The Canadian Army in the Korean War. In 1997 Dr. Bercuson was appointed Special Advisor to the Minister of National Defence on the Future of the Canadian Forces. A member of the Minister of National Defence's Monitoring Committee from 1997 to 2003, he also served on the Advisory Council on National Security from 2005 to 2008. Until 2010 Bercuson was an Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel of 41 Combat Engineer Regiment, a Land Force Reserve military engineer unit of the Canadian Forces. He is a member of the Royal Society of Canada, which awarded him the J.B. Tyrrell Historical Medal in 2002, and serves on the board of the Royal Military College. In 2003 he was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada.

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Confrontation at Winnipeg

Confrontation at Winnipeg

Labour, Industrial Relations, and the General Strike
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LONG NIGHT OF THE TANKERS

LONG NIGHT OF THE TANKERS

Hitler's War Against Caribbean Oil 1942-1944
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Long Night of the Tankers

Long Night of the Tankers

Hitler's War Against Caribbean Oil
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One Christmas In Washington

One Christmas In Washington

Churchill and Roosevelt forge the Grand Alliance
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Patricias

Patricias

A Century of Service
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