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1970: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (72)1971: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (71)1972: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (70)1973: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (69)1974: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (69)1975: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (69)1976: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (67)1977: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (67)1978: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (66)1979: Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders (66)Soldiers, Warriors and Leaders
1970: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (80)1971: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (80)1972: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (80)1973: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (80)1974: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (79)1975: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (78)1976: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (77)1977: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (77)1978: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (76)1979: Wars, Battles and Conflicts (76)Wars, Battles and Conflicts
1970: Armed Forces (106)1971: Armed Forces (103)1972: Armed Forces (102)1973: Armed Forces (101)1974: Armed Forces (100)1975: Armed Forces (100)1976: Armed Forces (96)1977: Armed Forces (95)1978: Armed Forces (88)1979: Armed Forces (87)Armed Forces
1970: Strategy and Tactics (9)1971: Strategy and Tactics (8)1972: Strategy and Tactics (8)1973: Strategy and Tactics (8)1974: Strategy and Tactics (7)1975: Strategy and Tactics (7)1976: Strategy and Tactics (7)1977: Strategy and Tactics (7)1978: Strategy and Tactics (7)1979: Strategy and Tactics (7)Strategy and Tactics
1970: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (67)1971: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (63)1972: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (61)1973: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (60)1974: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (60)1975: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (59)1976: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (58)1977: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (58)1978: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (58)1979: Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications (58)Weapons, Equipment and Fortifications
 
 

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Type: Document Film and Video Sound
Description: During the Second World War, roughly 22,000 Japanese Canadians were forcibly evacuated from the west coast and resettled in other parts of the country. Their struggle for redress and apologies continued after the war.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Film and Video
Description: Four experts on Canadian diplomacy talk about whether Canada deserves its peacekeeping reputation.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This episode deals with Canada's production of the chemical later known as Agent Orange and the after-effects of its use in Vietnam by American forces.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: In 1960, a group called The Voice of Women was formed in reaction to the deployment of 56 Bomarc missiles in Ontario and Quebec. The movement snowballed. The organization became involved with many politicians of the day and in turn were disappointed when political support was lost. Taken 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: David Halton, son of war correspondent Matthew Halton, and a group of Canadian veterans write a final epilogue to the Battle of Ortona.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document Film and Video Sound
Description: With superpowers in the east and west testing powerful new weapons, the Canadian race for self-preservation took off in the early 1950s. The rising of the Iron Curtain intensified the threat of mass destruction, as communication between the Americans and Soviets came to a screeching halt. In this volatile new world, Canadians fretted about fallout shelters and the government prepared to go underground.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: This article discusses the actions of the Front de Libération du Québec (FLQ) in October 1970, specifically the kidnappings of British trade commissioner James Richard Cross and Pierre Laporte, the Quebec Minister of Labour. In response, the War Measures Act was invoked by Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau, for the first time ever in Canada during peacetime. Taken 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 Sound
Description: Dr. Gerald Bull was like a figure in a spy novel, designing arms for some of the world's harshest regimes. With no shortage of possible enemies, he died at the hands of an unknown assassin. But the Canadian-born artillery expert was also a brilliant scientist with a dream: to launch a satellite with a giant gun.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
 
Type: Document
Description: A young Russian clerk from the Soviet Embassy begins a spy scare in 1945. His search for asylum in Canada and the effect of the information he divulged is discussed in this article. Suspected spies were found in all levels of Canadian government. Excerpt 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: Vietnam may have been America's war but Canada was heavily involved - for and against. Canada harboured American draft dodgers and helped supervise ceasefires. But at the same time, about 30,000 Canadians volunteered to fight in southeast Asia. And there was Canada's involvement in secret missions, weapons testing and arms production. The CBC Archives looks at Canada's role in the Vietnam War.
Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
 
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