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Sir Arthur Currie

a biography

by Daniel G. Dancocks

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Methuen in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Currie, Arthur, -- Sir, -- 1875-1933,
  • Canada. -- Canadian Army -- Biography,
  • Canada. -- Canadian Army -- History -- World War, 1914-1918,
  • McGill University. -- Presidents -- Biography,
  • Generals -- Canada -- Biography,
  • College presidents -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Biography,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Biography,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Western Front

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDaniel G. Dancocks.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 332 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages332
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20869160M
    ISBN 100458995606

    The content of this print on demand book has not been changed. Each page is checked manually before printing. Fold-outs, if any, are not included. If the book is a multi volume set then this is only a single volume. This is a reprint of a very old book so there might be some imperfections like blurred pages, poor images or missing pages. Apr 06,  · Second biographies are rare in Canadianhistorical publishing, normally reserved for prime ministers and LouisRiel. Sir Arthur Currie - Canada's greatest general - richlydeserves thehonourandMethuen's istobepraised formaking hisaccomplishments available toa general axendadeportiva.com: Roger Sarty.

    Apr 09,  · I say yes, we should celebrate Sir Arthur Currie and, perhaps, take a cue from our Australian cousins and consider promoting him to the rank . Melissa Davidson, «Acts of Remembrance: Canadian Great War Memory and the Public Funerals of Sir Arthur Currie and Canon F.G. Scott», Études canadiennes / Canadian Studies, 80 | , Référence électroniqueAuthor: Melissa Davidson.

    Oct 13,  · Sir Arthur Currie the soldier of the past and the hero of today Nationalism is defined as the sense of national consciousness exalting one nation above all others and placing primary emphasis on promotion of its culture and interests as opposed to those of other nations or supranational group in the Webster dictionary.(Merriam, Webster. Forgotten Warrior: A Biography Of Sir Arthur Currie (Book): Linnell, Robert: Univ of Toronto PrArthur Currie’s funeral on December 4, , had , people standing in the cold and wet streets of Montreal, more than had paid their respects to Sir John A. MacDonald or Wilfrid Laurier. Today, he is not accorded the standing that his contribution to the Great War effort merits. Who was.


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Book Description: The most important Canadian in the First World War, Arthur Currie was an extraordinary successful field commander in a war that produced few successful generals.

In this biography A.M.J. Hyatt recalls the military career of a remarkable man, offerig the first balanced account of a central figure in Canadian military history.

Description. The Selected Papers of Sir Arthur Currie brings to life the troubled world of Canada’s most famous general. Detailed, introspective, and comprehensive, Currie’s prolific writings illuminate events at the front and Canada’s war at home, revealing the legacy of the Great War for Canadian society.

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The Selected Papers of Sir Arthur Currie brings to life the troubled world of Canada’s most famous general. Detailed5/5(1). Sir Arthur Currie. Lieutenant-General Sir Arthur Currie was made commander of the Canadian Corps in June A detailed planner, he refused to send his troops into battle without thorough preparations.

The Canadians never lost a battle under Currie's command, even though he lacked charisma and was never popular with his soldiers.

Sir Arthur Currie, a real-estate agent from Victoria, BC, was also a militiaman with remarkable talents in strategy and organization.

His troops fought at Ypres and Somme. InCurrie was asked to take Vimy Ridge. Thanks to his planning, preparations and tactics, Currie's Canadians took Vimy Ridge according to a precise timetable.1/5(1).

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Sir Arthur Currie remains a widely recognized Canadian and one closely linked to Canada’s coming of age during the costly battles of – Tim Cook.

Sir Arthur William Currie’s papers are spread throughout three institutions, with the largest and most complete collection at LAC in the Arthur William Currie fonds (R). General Sir Arthur Currie: A Military Biography (Canadian War Museum Historical Publications) [A.

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The hall was designed by Percy Erskine Nobbs and built just after the end of the First World War by Sir Archibald Cameron Macdonell while he was commandant of the Royal Architect: Percy Erskine Nobbs.

May 15,  · The Selected Papers of Sir Arthur Currie brings to life the troubled world of Canada's most famous general. Detailed, introspective, and comprehensive, Currie's prolific writings illuminate events at the front and Canada's war at home, revealing the legacy of 5/5(1).

The most important Canadian in the First World War, Arthur Currie was an extraordinary successful field commander in a war that produced few successful generals. In this biography A.M.J. Hyatt recalls the military career of a remarkable man. Currie's achievements were realized in spite of some formidable obstacles.

He was not a professional soldier, having been a civilian before the war. Sir Arthur Currie the soldier of the past and the hero of today Nationalism is defined as the sense of national consciousness exalting one nation above all others and placing primary emphasis on promotion of its culture and interests as opposed to those of other nations or supranational group in the Webster dictionary.(Merriam, Webster.

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Arthur Currie (his surname at birth was spelled "Curry") was born on a farm near the hamlet of Napperton, Ontario, just west of Strathroy, the son of William Garner Curry and Jane Patterson.

He was educated at the Strathroy District Collegiate Institute, and briefly attended the University of Toronto before moving to British Columbia in Dec 31,  · Arthur Currie libel trial.

Currie was the canadian general who ordered the attack on the town of Mons from November The book deals with an article against Currie published by the Port Hope "Guide" newspaper critical of Currie's order to /5. Lieutenant-General Sir Arthur Currie was the most capable soldier that Canada has produced.

Certainly, he did not look like the great soldier he had become. A very tall man, at six-foot-four, he was also somewhat overweight. Through his successes as the Commander of the Canadian Corps, he. Sep 01,  · Based on newly uncovered sources, The Madman and the Butcher is a powerful double biography of Sam Hughes and Arthur Currie and the story of one of the most shocking and highly publicized libel trials in Canadian history.

Sir Arthur Currie achieved international fame as Canadian Corps commander during the Great War/5. Not finding what you're looking for. Save arthur currie to get e-mail alerts and updates on your eBay Feed. Nov 07,  · On the surface, the battle was a libel trial after Canada’s top general from the war sued the local newspaper for an editorial that had accused Sir Arthur Currie of sending Canadian soldiers to.Sir Arthur Currie: A biography.

Daniel G Dancocks. Book Description Methuen. Hardcover. Condition: Good. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner /5(2).Hughes was Canada’s minister of militia from toand although he had been dead for almost six years when the Port HopeEvening Guidepublished its attack on Sir Arthur Currie inCurrie’s libel trial was the final episode in an old fight between the general and his former minister.