A revised edition of the bestselling guidebook by one of Canada’s foremost military historians brings the Normandy campaign to life with never-before-seen full-colour photographs. Revised full-colour maps and updated text transport the reader back to the summer of 1944. This guide is essential reading for any Canadian who is contemplating a trip to France.
Published by the Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies and distributed by Wilfrid Laurier University Press.
|Publisher:||Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.30(d)|
About the Author
Terry Copp is Professor Emeritus at Wilfrid Laurier University and director of the Laurier Centre for Military Strategic and Disarmament Studies. He is a regular contributor to Legion Magazine and the author of numerous books including The Brigade: The Fifth Canadian Infantry Brigade in World War II, Cinderella Army : The Canadians in Northwest Europe, 1944—1945, and “Fields of Fire”: The Canadians in Normandy.
Mike Bechthold teaches history at Wilfrid Laurier University and is the managing editor of Canadian Military History. He is a co-editor of Vimy Ridge: A Canadian Reassessment (WLU Press, 2007) and the author of numerous papers on military history. Since 1999 he has been leading Canadian battlefield tours in Europe.