Birth of a Regiment



Handbook of Artillery Instruments HM Stationary Office, 1914.

On the Battlefields – Two World Wars that Shaped a Nation, edited by Michael Benedict. Vol. Volume II. Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2002.

The Oxford Illustrated History of the First World War, edited by Hew Strachan. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Sir Douglas Haig’s Despatches, edited by Lieut-Colonel J. H. Boraston. London: J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd., 1919.

War and Society in Post-Confederation Canada, edited by Jeffery A. Keshen, Serge Marc Durflinger. Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd., 2008.

Bailey, J. B. A. Field Artillery and Firepower. Oxford: The Military Press Oxford, 1989.

Beaverbrook, Lord. Canada in Flanders, the Official Story of the Canadian Expeditionary Force. Fourth Edition ed. Vol. Volume II. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1917.

Beckett, Ian F. W. The Great War 1914-1918. Modern Wars in Perspective., edited by H. M. Scott, B. W. Collins. Harlow, Essex, UK: Pearson Education Ltd., 2001.

Bercuson, David J. The Patricias, the Proud History of a Fighting Regiment. Toronto: Stoddart Publishing Limited, 2001.

Berton, Pierre. The Patricias. Toronto: Stoddart  Publishing Co. Limited, 2001.

———. Vimy. Markham, Ontario: Penguin Books Canada/McClelland and Stewart, 1986.

Bidwell, Shelford and Dominick Graham. Fire-Power – British Army Weapons and Theories of War 1904-1945. London: George Allen and Unwin (Publishers) Ltd., 1982.

Richard D. Brown, “Microhistory and the post-Modern Challenge” in The Journal of the Early Republic, Vol 23, No. 1, 1-20.

Buchanan, John. The Battle of the Somme. London: Thomas Nelson & Sons, Ltd., 1916?.

Christie, Norman M., ed. Letters of Agar Adamson 1914-1919. Nepean, Ontario: CEF Books, 1997.

Clark, Alan. The Donkeys. London: Hutchinson, 1961.

Cook, Tim. Clio’s Warriors – Canadian Historians and the Writing of the World Wars. Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2006.

______. At the Sharp End – Canadians Fighting the Great War Volume One, 1914-1916, Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2007.

______.Shock Troops – Canadians Fighting the Great War Volume Two,1917-1918, Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2008.

______.The Madman and the Butcher – The Sensational Wars of Sam Hughes and General Arthur Currie. Toronto: Penguin Canada, 2010.

Duguid, Colonel A. Fortesque, DSO. Official History of the Canadian Forces in the Great War 1914-1919, General Series Vol. 1, Ottawa: Minister of National Defence, 1938.

Edmonds, Brigadier General Sir James E. History of the Great War – Military Operations France and Belgium, 1915. London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1927.

______. History of the Great War – Military Operations France and Belgium, 1916. London: MacMillan and Co., Limited, 1932.

Errett, P. A. “The Somme Offensive.” In Canada in the Great War, Vol. VI the Turn of the Tide. Memorial Edition ed. Vol. IV, 10. Toronto: United Publishers of Canada, 1929.

Farrar-Hockley, A. H. The Somme. London: B.T. Batsford Ltd.s, 1964.

Fetherstonhaugh, Robert C. The Royal Canadian Regiment 1883-1933. Fredericton, NB: Centennial Print & Litho, 1936.

Gagnon, Jean-Pierre,  Le 22e bataillon (canadien-français)1914-1919.Quebéc: Les Presses de l’Université Laval, 1986.

General Staff, War Office. Field Artillery Training 1914. London: HM Stationary Office, 1914.

Gilbert, Martin. The Battle of the Somme
the Heroism and Horror of War
. Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 2006.

Granatstein, J. L. Hell’s Corner – an Illustrated History of Canada’s Great War 1914-1918. Vancouver: Douglas & McIntyre Ltd., 2004.

Green, Andrew. Writing the Great War – Sir James Edmonds and the Official Histories, Frank London: Cass Publishers, 2003.

Gwyn, Sandra. Tapestry of War – A Private View of Canadians in the Great War. First Edition ed. Toronto: Harper Collins Publishers Ltd., 1992.

Hacker, Barton. “The Machines of War: Western Military Technology 1850–2000.” History & Technology 21, no. 3 (09, 2005): 255-300.

Hanson, Victor Davis. “Fearing Western War’s Lethal Twist.” USA Today Magazine 138, no. 2778 (03, 2010): 60-62.

———. “Why the West Has Won. (Cover Story).” American Spectator 34, no. 8 (Nov, 2001): 60.

Hart, Peter. The Somme. London: Weidenfeld & Nicholson, 2005.

Hart, Peter. The Somme : The Darkest Hour on the Western Front. 1st Pegasus Books ed ed. New York: Pegasus Books, 2008.

Hartcup, Guy. London: Brassey’s Defence Publishers, 1988.

Heffernan, Michael. “Geography, Cartography and Military Intelligence: The Royal Geographical Society and the First World War.” Transactions of the Institute of British Geographers 21, no. 3 (1996): pp. 504-533.

Hochschild, Adam. To End all Wars, a Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, 1914-1918. New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 2011.

Hodder-Williams, Ralph. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry 1914-1919. Vol. Volume I. London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, 1923.

———. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry 1914-1919. Vol. Volume II – The Roll of Honour and Appendices. London: Hodder and Stoughton Limited, 1923.

Hopkins, J. Castell. Canada at War. Toronto: The Canadian Annual Review Limited, 1919.

Hughes, Colonel Sam. “The Defence of the Empire.” In War and Society in Post-Confederation Canada, edited by Jeffery A. Keshen and Serge Marc Durflinger, 33-33-35. Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd., 2008.

Hughes, Dr James L. “National and Ethical Value of Cadet Training.” In War and Society in Post-Confederation Canada, edited by Jeffery A. Keshen and Serge Marc Durflinger. Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd., 2008.

Keegan, John. The First World War. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc., 1999.

———. “The Somme, July 1st, 1916.” In The Face of Battle
A Study of Agincourt, Waterloo and the Somme
. Pimlico Second Edition, 2004 ed., 204. London: Random House, 1976.

Keshen, Jeffery A. “The First Casualty – from the Crimea to Vietnam: The War Correspondent as Hero, Propagandist, and Myth Maker.” (1975).

Keshen, Jeffery a. and Durflinger, Serge Marc. War and Society in Post Confederation Canada. Toronto: Nelson Education, 2007.

Liddell-Hart, Sir Basil H. History of the First World War. Pan Books Edition ed. London: Pan Book Ltd., 1972.

Living, Edward G. D. Attack on the Somme – an Infantry Subaltern’s Impressions of July 1st, 1916. Spa Books Ltd edition published 1986 ed. 1917.

Lynch, John William. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry, 1917-1919. First Edition ed. Hicksville, New York: Exposition Press, 1976.

Marble, Sanders. “the Infantry Cannot do with a Gun Less” the Place of the Artillery in the BEF, 1914-1918. [New York, N.Y.]: Columbia University Press, 2003.

Middlebrook, Martin and Mary. The Middlebrook Guide to the Somme Battlefields. 2007 edition ed. Barnsley, South Yorkshire, England: Pen and Sword Books Limited, 1991.

Miles, Captain Wilfrid. Military Operations – France and Belgium, 1916. History of the Great War. Vol. 2. London: MacMillan and Co., Ltd., 1938.

Morton, Desmond. When Your Number’s Up – the Canadian Soldier in the First World War. Toronto: Random House of Canada, 1993.

Morton, Desmond and J. L. Granatstein. Marching to Armageddon – Canadians and the Great War 1914-1919. First Edition ed. Toronto: Lester & Orpen Dennys Limited, 1989.

Murray, Williamson. “War and the West.” Orbis 52, no. 2 (2008): 348-356.

Nicholson, Colonel G. W. L., CD. Canadian Expeditionary Force 1914 – 1918. Ottawa: Queen’s Printer and Controller of Stationery, 1964.

O’Brien, Mike. “Manhood and the Militia Myth: Masculinity, Class and Militarism in Ontario, 1902-1914.” In War and Society in Post-Confederation Canada, edited by Jeffery A. Keshen and Serge Marc Durflinger, 19-19-54. Toronto: Nelson Education Ltd., 2008.

Peglar, Martin. Sniping in the Great War. Barnsley, South Yorkshire, UK: Pen & Sword Books Limited, 2008.

Prior, Robin and Trevor Wilson. The Somme. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2005.

Rawling, Bill. Surviving Trench Warfare – Technology and the Canadian Corps 1914-1918 University of Toronto Press, 1992.

Roxborough, Ian. “The Military Revolution (Book).” British Journal of Sociology 40, no. 1 (03, 1989): 170-170.

Sheffield, Gary. Forgotten Victory – the First World War: Myths and Realities. London: Headline Book Publishing, 2001.

Stern, Lieutenant Colonel Sir Albert G. Tanks 1914-1918 – the Log-Book of a Pioneer. London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1919.

Steele, Captain Harwood, M.C. The Canadians in France 1915-191. T. London: Fisher Unwin Ltd. 1920.

Stevens, G. R. A City Goes to War. Brampton, ON: Charters Publishing Company Ltd., 1964.

Thompson, W. Stewart. “Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry.” In Canada in the Great World War – an Authentic Account of the Military History of Canada from the Earliest Days to the Close of the War of the Nations, edited by unknown. Vol. II Days of Preparation, Memorial Edition ed. Vol. Vol. II Days of Preparation, 311-311-334. Toronto: United Publishers of Canada Limited, n.d.

Topp, Lieut-Colonel C. Beresford.  The 42nd Battalion, C.E.F. Royal Highlanders of Canada. Montreal: Gazette Printing Co., Limited, 1931

Travers, Tim. How the War was Won – Command and Technology in the British Army on the Western Front, 1917-1918. London: Routledge, 1992.

Vance, Jonathan F. Death so Noble – Memory, Meaning and the First World War. Vancouver: UBC Press, 1997.

Williams, Jeffery. First in the Field, Gault of the Patricia’s. St Catherines, ON: Vanwell Publishing Ltd., 1995.

———. Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry. Famous Regiments., edited by Lt-General Sir Brian Horrocks. Vol. 110. Sailsbury, UK: Compton Press, 1972.

Wood, Herbert Farlie. Vimy!. Toronto: MacMillan of Canada, 1967.

Wood, James. Militia Myths, Ideas of the Canadian Citizen Soldier, 1896-1921. Vancouver, BC: UBC Press, 2010.

Zubkowski, Robert F., Sergeant (Ret’d). As Long as Faith and Freedom Last – Stories from the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry from June 1914 to September 1919. Calgary, Alberta: Bunker to Bunker Books, 2004.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email