New Brunswick and the Navy: Four Hundred Years by Marc MilnerNew Brunswick and the Navy: Four Hundred Years by Marc Milner

New Brunswick and the Navy: Four Hundred Years

byMarc Milner, Glenn Leonard

Paperback | October 22, 2010

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From the seafaring battles between the British and the French of the 1640s to the privateers of the War of 1812, from the merchant ships of the Second World War to the construction of the corvettes and frigates in the 20th century, New Brunswick has played an important role in Canada's naval history. In 1881, the new Dominion of Canada chose New Brunswick as the base for its naval operations. Three decades later, New Brunswick MP Sir George Foster initiated Parliamentary debates that led to the founding of the modern Canadian Navy.

In this fact-filled volume, Marc Milner and Glenn Leonard tell the story of New Brunswick's contribution to Canada's storied naval heritage.

Marc Milner, a native of Sackville, NB, is a prolific author of Canadian military history. Co-director of the New Brunswick Military Heritage Project, he is also chair of the University of New Brunswick’s history department, and director of UNB's Brigadier Milton F. Gregg, VC, Centre for the Study of War and Society. Glenn Leonard is...
Title:New Brunswick and the Navy: Four Hundred YearsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:156 pages, 7.78 × 5.49 × 0.39 inPublished:October 22, 2010Publisher:GOOSE LANE EDITIONSLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0864926324

ISBN - 13:9780864926326

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