The following books, articles, videos and government documents were consulted in the development of this web site.


  • Bercuson, David J. and J. L. Granatstein. Dictionary of Canadian Military History. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1992.

  • Bishop, Arthur. Our Bravest and Our Best: The Stories of Canada's Victoria Cross Winners. Toronto: McGraw-Hill Ryerson Ltd., 1995.

  • Cheetham, Mark A. Alex Colville: The Observer Observed. Toronto: ECW Press, 1994.

  • Gaffen, Fred. Forgotten Soldiers. Penticton: Theytus Books Ltd., 1985.

  • Gibson, Edwin and G. Kingsley Ward. Courage Remembered: The Story Behind the Construction and Maintenance of the Commonwealth's Military Cemeteries and Memorials of the Wars of 1914-1918 and 1939-1945. Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1989. Also published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office ISBN 0 11 772684 2. For information on obtaining a copy of Courage Remembered please visit the publisher's web site HMSO.

  • Greenhous, Brereton and Stephen J. Harris. Canada and the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Montreal: Editions Art Global Inc., 1992.

  • Halliday, H. A. Through Artists' Eyes: War Art in Canada. Ottawa: the National Film Board of Canada and the National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, 1981.

  • McAndrew, Bill and Donald E. Graves and Michael Whitby. Normandy 1944: The Canadian Summer. Montreal: Editions Art Global Inc., 1994.

  • McAndrew, Bill and Bill Rawling and Michael Whitby. Liberation: The Canadians in Europe. Montreal: Editions Art Global Inc., 1995.

  • Macdonald, Colin S. A Dictionary of Canadian Artists. 7 Vols. Ottawa: Canadian Paperbacks Publishing Limited, 1991.

  • Murray, Joan. The Best of the Group of Seven. Edmonton: Hurtig Publishers, 1984.

  • Robertson, Heather. A Terrible Beauty: The Art of Canada at War. Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, in association with the Robert McLaughlin Gallery, Oshawa, and the National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, 1977.

  • Robson, Albert H. A. Y. Jackson. Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1938.

  • Stacey, Robert. C. W. Jefferys. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1985.

  • Swettenham, John, ed. Valiant Men: Canada's Victoria Cross and George Cross Winners. Toronto: A. M. Hackkert Ltd., 1973.

  • Tippett, Maria. Art at the Service of War: Canada, Art and the Great War. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1984.

  • Varley, Christopher. F. H. Varley. Ottawa: National Gallery of Canada, 1979.

  • Wood, Herbert Fairlie and John Swettenham. Silent Witnesses. Toronto: A. M. Hakkert Ltd., in association with the Department of Veterans Affairs and the Canadian War Museum, 1974.

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Government Documents

  • Canada. Canadian War Museum. The Road to Victory: A History of Canada in the Second World War. By Fred Gaffen. Ottawa: Canadian War Museum, 1995.

  • Canada. House of Commons Debates. The Address--Mr. Mackenzie King. 18th Parl., 5th sess. Vol. I, September 8, 1939.

  • Canada. House of Commons Debates. War Appropriation Bill. 19th Parl., 3rd sess. Vol. II, April 28, 1942.

  • Canada. Sessional Papers. Report of the Deputy Superintendent General. The Indians and the Great War. Vol. LVI, No. 8, Paper No. 27, 1920.

  • Canada. Veterans Affairs. Native Soldiers Foreign Battlefields. By Janice Summerby. Ottawa, Veterans Affairs Canada, 1993.

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  • Brandon, Laura. "Charles Comfort: War Artist 1900-1994." Canadian Military History 3, No. 2 (Autumn 1994), 95-96.

  • ----------. "Genesis of a Painting: Alex Colville's War Drawings." Canadian Military History 4, No. 1 (Spring 1995), 100-104.

  • ----------. "The War Art of Atlantic Canada." Arts Atlantic 49 13, No. 1 (Spring/Summer 1994), 35-37.

  • ----------. "The War Art of Atlantic Canada. Part Two: Atlantic Artists at War." Arts Atlantic 50 13, No. 2 (Fall 1994), 31-33.

  • ----------. "Normandy Summer, 1944: D-Day and after in Canadian Art." Canadian Military History 3, No. 1 (Spring 1994), 26-36.

  • ----------. "The Second World War Paintings of Lawren P. Harris." Canadian Military History 2, No. 2 (Autumn 1993), 28-32.

  • Comfort, Charles et al. "Canada at War: A Symposium on Art in War Time." Maritime Art 2, No. 3 (February-March, 1942), 83-92.

  • "Day of Sorrow, Joy, and Reunion." Micmac News Nov. 1987, pp. 8-15.

  • "Historical Notes." The Indian News Nov. 1970, Vol. 13, No. 8, pp. 3, 6.

  • Whitehead, Ruth. "Max Basque, Whycocomagh - Part 2." Cape Breton's Magazine 52: 53-65.

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  • Photographs (JPEG files) indexed in the PA or PAC fashion in Courage Remembered are used with permission from The National Archives of Canada. Those with the PL index are from the Canadian Forces Photo Unit. Personal photos are credited to their copyright holders, where known. Photos not so indexed are used with the permission of the owner. All artwork has been used with permission from the Canadian War Museum.

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  • No Price Too High: Canadians and the Second World War. Videocassette. Prods. Deanne Judson and Richard Nielsen. Written by Richard Nielsen and James Wallen. Norflicks Productions Ltd., 1995. 147 min. The cassettes and books of this series are available from McGraw Hill-Ryerson at 1-800-565-5758. A CD-ROM will be available through CityInteractive; fall of 1996.

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