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Books for Remembrance

New and recent books that explore the stories of wartime.

by Kerry Clare

Asleep in the Deep

Nursing Sister Anna Stamers and the First World War

by (author) Dianne Kelly

Reliving the Trenches

Memory Plays by Veterans of the Great War

edited by Alan Filewod

We'll Meet Again

Prince Edward Island Women of the Second World War

by (author) Katherine Dewar

The Fight for History

75 Years of Forgetting, Remembering, and Remaking Canada's Second World War

by (author) Tim Cook

Failed to Return

Canada’s Bomber Command Sacrifice in the Second World War

edited by Keith C. Ogilvie

Portraits of Battle

Courage, Grief, and Strength in Canada's Great War

edited by Peter Farrugia & Evan J. Habkirk

Civilians at the Sharp End

First Canadian Army Civil Affairs in Northwest Europe

by (author) David A. Borys

Monty and the Canadian Army

A Military Triumph

by (author) John A. English

An Army of Never-Ending Strength

Reinforcing the Canadians in Northwest Europe, 1944–45

by (author) Arthur W. Gullachsen

Unsung Heroes of the Canadian Army

Incredible Tales of Courage and Daring from the Second World War

by (author) Cynthia J. Faryon

From the Vilna Ghetto to Nuremberg

Memoir and Testimony

by (author) Abraham Sutzkever
translated by Justin D. Cammy
afterword by Avraham Novershtern

Muggins

The Life and Afterlife of a Canadian Canine War Hero

by (author) Grant Hayter-Menzies
foreword by Mark Zuehlke

A Canadian Nurse in the Great War

The Diaries of Ruth Loggie, 1915–1930

edited by Ross Hebb

The Foresters' Scribe

Remembering the Newfoundland Forestry Companies Through the First World War Letters of Regimental Quartermaster Sergeant John A. Barrett

by (author) Ursula A. Kelly