Leading from the Front
The War Memoirs of Harry Pope
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$19.95 Paper, 248 pp.
Harry Pope was a prominent soldier, NDP Party organizer, and economist. Leading from the Front is the only memoir to provide an inside look at the Canadian campaign in both Italy (1943—45) and the Korean War.
Published by the Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies and distributed by Wilfrid Laurier University Press.
David Bercuson is a professor of history and director of the Centre for Military and Strategic Studies at the University of Calgary. He is a regular contributor to CBC’s The National, and the author of numerous books, including One Christmas in Washington (2005).