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Type: Document
Description: Canadians win a great victory at Vimy Ridge, where both British and French forces had failed. This battle helped a young country discover its national pride. In all, 3,598 Canadian soldiers were killed and 7,004 wounded. Canadians had begun the war as colonials, as subordinates, but were now Allies. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: The First World War sees Canada make enormous contributions, with more than 600,000 Canadians serving in that conflict. A conscription crisis divides French and English Canadians, and Canada emerges as a stronger and more autonomous nation, with its own seat at the League of Nations. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Canadian wartime manufacturers sacrifice lives for profits during the First World War. From the beginning of the war, there had been complaints about the shoddy supplies given to Canadian soldiers. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Film and Video
Description: TV clip explaining the historical creation of the French-Canadian Van Doos (Royal 22nd Regiment).
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: People born in enemy countries face hostility and imprisonment in Canada during the First World War. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Three Macfie brothers, Roy, Arthur, and John, farm boys from Parry Sound, Ontario, end up enlisting for combat in Europe, despite their being needed back home on the farm. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document Film and Video
Description: The largest explosion the world had ever known destroyed much of Halifax city. On the morning of December 6, 1917, two ships collided and caught fire in Halifax harbour, igniting 3,000 tonnes of munitions and explosives. Six square kilometres of Halifax was simply wiped out. The explosion killed 2,000 people and wounded another 9,000. It was the most devastating disaster on Canadian soil. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Sound
Description: Major Georges P. Vanier explains how he led the Van Doos in an assault from Arras through German trenches and fortifications.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: Canada experiences tensions and tragedy on the home front during the First World War. Shoddy war supplies scandals, enemy immigrant detainment camps, and a huge conscription crisis would turn Canada into a battleground of social and political turmoil.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
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Description: More than a million soldiers are killed or wounded at the Battle of the Somme, including 24,000 dead or wounded Canadians, representing a quarter of the Canadian contingent. The Allies had pushed forward only 13 km in the Somme Valley during the bloodiest battle of the war. From the television series "Canada: A People's History." Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
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