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Date > 1900 > 1940-1949 > 1949

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Type: Film and Video
Description: Four experts on Canadian diplomacy talk about whether Canada deserves its peacekeeping reputation.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document Film and Video Sound
Description: A look at Canada's history of diplomacy and peacekeeping, including Canadian involvement in human rights issues, nuclear disarmament and the International Criminal Court.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This article explains the history of the Cold War era of NATO, the Warsaw Pact. It focuses on Canada's role during this era. Includes a list of suggested readings.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Twelve nations signed the North Atlantic Treaty on 4 April 1949: Belgium, Canada, Denmark, France, Iceland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, the United Kingdom, and the United States. They pledged mutual defence, but also - at Canadian insistence - social and economic cooperation.
Site: Canadian War Museum
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A history of Canada's involvement in peacekeeping, including the formation of the League of Nations and the United Nations.
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Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Online Reference Books
Description: The historical role of the army reserves, known as the militia, came into question when nuclear weapons entered the battlefield. One issue was whether there would be time to mobilize and train the reserve force for active duty, given that a potential war in Europe might be over in weeks.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Online Reference Books
Description: The 20th century saw a change in US-Canada relations from animosity to cooperation. Before and at the start of the Second World War, both Canada and the US publicly declared their active opposition to any nation attacking the other. With the appearance of the Soviet airborne threat to the North American continent, both nations cooperated to create jointly manned radar networks (the DEW, Pinetree and Mid-Canada Lines).
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The decades of the "Cold War" were a time of dynamic change in the world order and the role of the Canadian Signals forces expanded and evolved significantly to adapt to various new challenges.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Interactive Resource
Online Reference Books
Description: Series of maps illustrate Canadian peacekeeping missions throughout the world from 1948 to present day.
Site: National Defence
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Students are provided with information on the Rideau Canal National Historic Site of Canada, to understand why it has recently received designation as a world heritage site
Site: Parks Canada
 
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