Prisoners of the North
by Pierre Berton Excerpt
Foreword In the Yukon, where I spent my childhood and much of my teens, the old-timers had a phrase for those who had been held captive by the North. “Hes missed too many boats,” theyd say. When the sternwheeler Casca puffed out into the grey... (read more)
A Line in the Sand: Canadians at War in Kandahar
by Ray Wiss Synopsis
In 200708, Dr. Ray Wiss, a former infantry officer, served with the Canadian Forces at forward operating bases in Khandahar's Panjwayi valley, the area experiencing the most intense combat in Afghanistan. He spent more time in the combat area than... (read more)
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