For Further Reading


  • Barman, Jean. The West beyond the West: A History of British Columbia. Revised. University of Toronto Press, 1996.
  • Barrett, Anthony, and Rhodri Windsor Liscombe. Francis Rattenbury and British Columbia: Architecture and Challenge in the Imperial Age. UBC Press, 1983.
  • Berton, Pierre. Vimy. Random House, 1985.
  • Bishop, Arthur. True Canadian Battles That Forged Our Nation. Key Porter, 2008.
  • Borden, Robert Laird. His Memoirs. Macmillan, 1938.
  • Bumsted, J.M. A History of the Canadian Peoples. 4th ed. Oxford University Press, 2003.
  • Cancela, Julie. The Ditch: Lifeline of a Community. Oliver Heritage Society Museum and Archives, 1986.
  • Clyne, H.R.N. Vancouver’s 29th. Tobin’s Tigers Association,1964.
  • Cook, Tim. The Madman and the Butcher. Penguin Canada, 2011.
  • Davis, Wade. Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory and the Conquest of Everest. Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.
  • Drew, George Alexander. Canada’s Fighting Airmen. MacLean Publishing, 1930.
  • Duffus, Maureen. Battlefront Nurses in WWI: The Canadian Army Medical Corps in England, France and Salonika, 1914–1919. Town and Gown Press, 2009.
  • Eagle, Raymond. In the Service of the Crown: The Story of Budge and Nancy Bell-Irving. Golden Dog Press, 2000
  • Evans, Hubert. The New Front Line. Macmillan, 1926.
  • Ferguson, Julie. Through a Canadian Periscope: The Story of the Canadian Submarine Service. Centennial 2nd ed. Dundurn, 2014.
  • Francis, Daniel. Ed. Encyclopedia of British Columbia. Harbour Publishing, 2000.
  • Francis, R.D., Richard Jones, and Donald Smith. Destinies: Canadian History since Confederation. Nelson Education, 2008.
  • Fussell, Paul. The Great War and Modern Memory. Oxford University Press, 1975.
  • Gamble, Len. So Far from Home: The Stories of Armstrong’s Fallen in the Great War, 1914–1918. Self-published, 2008.
  • Granatstein, Jack, and Desmond Morton. Marching to Armageddon: Canadians and the Great War 1914–1919. Lester & Orpen Dennys, 1989.
  • Gray, John MacLachlan. Billy Bishop Goes to War. Talonbooks, 1982.
    Harris, John Norman. Knights of the Air: Canadian Aces of World War I. MacMillan, 1958.
  • Hodgins, Jack. Broken Ground. McClelland & Stewart, 1998.
  • Ito, Roy. We Went to War: The Story of the Japanese Canadians Who Served. Canada’s Wings, 1984.
  • Johnson, Peter. Quarantined: Life and Death at William Head Station, 1872–1959. Heritage House, 2013.
  • Kingwell, Mark, and Christopher Moore. Canada: Our Century. Doubleday Canada, 1999.
  • Kluckner, Michael. Vanishing British Columbia. UBC Press, 2005.
  • Kordan, Bohdan S. Enemy Aliens, Prisoners of War: Internment in Canada during the Great War. McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2002.
  • Lamb, W. Kaye. “Building Submarines for Russia in Burrard Inlet.” BC Studies, Autumn 1986.
  • Leblanc, Ron, Keith Maxwell, Dwayne Snow, and Kelly Deschenes. Swift and Strong: A Pictorial History of the British Columbia Regiment. British Columbia Regiment, 2011.
  • MacMillan, Margaret. The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914. Random House, 2013.
  • Macphail, Andrew. Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War 1914–1919. Canadian Forces, 1925.
  • Mayse, Susan. Ginger: The Life and Death of Albert Goodwin. Harbour Publishing, 1990.
  • McBride, Sam. Bravest Canadian: The Story of Fritz Peters and Two World Wars. Granville Island Publishing, 2012.
  • Niven, Frederick. A Lover of the Land and Other Poems. Boni & Liveright, 1925.
  • Ormsby, Margaret A. British Columbia: A History. MacMillan, 1958.
    Ralph, Wayne. Barker, VC: The Classic Story of a Legendary First
    World War Hero. Grub Street, 1999.
  • Rayment, Hugh, and Patrick Sherlock. Camp Vernon: A Century of Canadian Military History. Kettle Valley Publishing, 2004.
  • Reksten, Terry. The Illustrated History of British Columbia. Douglas & McIntyre, 2001; 2005.
  • Riis, Nelson. “The Walhachin Myth: A Study in Settlement Abandonment,” in Richard Mackie and Graeme Wynn, Home Truths. Harbour Publishing, 2012.
  • Rothenburger, Mel. The Wild McLeans. Orca Book Publishers, 1993.
    Roy, Patricia E. Boundless Optimism: Richard McBride’s British Columbia. University of British Columbia Press, 2012.
  • Roy, Patricia E., and John Herd Thompson. British Columbia: Land of Promises. Oxford University Press, 2005.
  • Service, Robert. Rhymes of a Red Cross Man. Retrieved from www.gutenberg.org.
  • Shaw, Susan Evans. Canadians at War. Goose Lane Editions, 2011.
    Taylor, Robert. The Ones Who Have to Pay: The Soldiers-Poets of Victoria BC in the Great War 1914–1918. Trafford, 2013.
  • Tuchman, Barbara. The Guns of August. Ballantine Books, 1962. Vancouver Daily Province. Various authors. Canada in Khaki. Published for the Canadian War Records Office, 1917.
  • Weir, Joan Sherman. Walhachin: Catastrophe or Camelot? Hancock House, 1984; 1995.
  • Wetherell, J.E. The Great War in Verse and Poetry. King’s Printer for Ontario Ministry of Education, 1919.