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Vimy by Pierre Berton

Vimy

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Vimy by Pierre Berton
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Oct 09, 2001 | ISBN 9780385658423

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Praise

"Among the most important and vital accounts of war that we have…it is inexcusable not to read it."
—Timothy Findley

"…Vimy is Berton at his best and that’s the best there is."
—Peter C. Newman

"A book to make us proud, to make us week."
—June Callwood

Table Of Contents

Overture: Ten Thousand Thunders

Book One: Marching As To War
Chapter One – Sam Hughes’s Army
Chapter Two – A Ribbon of Deadly Stealth

Book Two: The Build-Up
Chapter Three – Marking Time
Chapter Four – The Byng Boys
Chapter Five – The Raiders
Chapter Six – Not What They Expected
Chapter Seven – Things Worth Remembering
Chapter Eight – The Final Days
Chapter Nine – The Final Hours

Book Three: The Battle
Chapter Ten – The 1st Division
Chapter Eleven – The 2nd Division
Chapter Twelve – The 3rd Division
Chapter Thirteen – The 4th Division
Chapter Fourteen – Mopping Up

Aftermath

Appendix One: British Army Formations
Appendix Two: The Canadian Battalions at Vimy
Author’s Note
Acknowledgements
Select Bibliography
Index

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