At the Sharp End
Canadians Fighting the Great War, 1914-1916Book - 2007
From Library Staff
The first book of a two-volume study examines the early battles, life in the trenches, and the slow evolution in tactics and weapons. Includes previously unpublished photographs, letters, diaries and maps from the Canadian War Museum. Winner of the 2008 Ottawa Book Award for non-fiction.
Volume 1: At the sharp end, 1914-1916 (Winner of the 2008 Ottawa Book Award for non-fiction).
Volume 2: Shock troops, 1917-1918.