27 July 2020

The Second World War, Solving the Franklin Mystery, and more

The 1 August 2020 issue of Canada's History magazine features two articles by Canadian military historian Tim Cook.

A shorter one On All Fronts reviews Canada's role in the war.

After Victory: The Second World War led to fundamental changes to Canada shows how it stimulated "the emergence of the social-security state to advances in culture, from being more intensely tied to the United States to a new willingness to engage with the world. Canada moved forward as a wealthy nation, more certain of what it meant to be Canadian."

Solving the Franklin Mystery has Ken McGoogan speculation on the cause of death of crew members.

Canada's History is one of the many magazines available to read free online through PressReader if your local public library subscribes.

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