Canadian Churches and the First World War
Edited By Gordon L. Heath
A selection of essays discussing the responses of the Christian churches in Canada to the First World War, providing an invaluable introduction to a neglected area of Canadian social and religious history.
Chapter 2: The South African War as Prelude to the First World War:
Carman Miller contends that studies of the Great War should take seriously the legacy of the South African War. His argumentis that while recent scholarship on the First World War is welcome, ex-tensive, and innovative in its conclusions, most contemporary research into the First World War neglects to frame the war in the larger context of the South African War. In his own words… A free download of this chapter is available on our website, click here!