Thinking differently about the First World War

Canada’s First World War stories go beyond what happened in France and in the trenches.
Read about all the different facets here.

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The 1914 Toy Shortage

In August 1914, Europe and its colonies mobilised for war. While the generals of the Great Powers executed their war plans, businessmen anxiously debated amongst

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Aerial Warfare
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Flying over Thessalonica

Despite its role in destabilizing Bulgaria and Austria-Hungary, the Macedonian front is often overlooked. Established in 1915, following Bulgaria’s declaration of war and the resulting

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