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Author Glenn, Ted

Title Riding into Battle : Canadian Cyclists in the Great War
Published Toronto : Dundurn, 2018
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Description 1 online resource (178 p.)
Contents Intro; Contents; Introduction; 1 Battle of the Humber; 2 The Trenches; 3 Amiens and the Full Power of Manoeuvre; 4 Arras -- A Very Difficult and Tiresome Task; 5 Canal du Nord -- Sticky Fighting; 6 Cambrai -- Take Advantage of Any Opening; 7 Pursuit from the Sensée -- Their "Most Telling Work"; 8 Valenciennes and Mons; 9 Occupying Force; Epilogue; Notes; A Note on Sources; Bibliography; Image Credits; Index
Summary Riding into Battletells the untold story of how Canadian Cyclist troops came into their own during the Hundred Days campaign of the Great War
Notes Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Corps. Cyclist Battalion
Canada. Canadian Army. Canadian Corps. Cyclist Battalion.
World War (1914-1918)
Military cycling -- Canada -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- Canada
Military cycling.
Regimental histories.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1459742621
145974263X (electronic bk.)
9781459742635 (electronic bk.)