|Often little-known but extraordinary, the quiet heroes of some of
the most destructive wars in history left indelible impressions among those
whose lives were touched by their actions. Up against firing squads, torpedoes,
rogue waves, P.O.W. camps, and all the living hells of warfare, they
persevered, they saved lives, and they valiantly served their country.
Distinguished and decorated, these men used unconventional methods and
quick-thinking tactics to excel on the front lines. These are their amazing
It is not my intention to popularize war
the brutality, the killings, the atrocities, and the senseless loss of life.
But, from time to time, wars do break out and some Canadian men and women serve
above and beyond the call of duty. These are the heroes whose stories must be
told. Pat MacAdam, "Unbelievable Canadian War
StoriesTrue stories. Truly Canadian. Unbelievable
Canadian War Stories will be especially fascinating for all readers
interested in military history.