Treasures from the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canadian War Museum
By Frank Corcoran and Victor Rabinovitch
May 2011, ISBN 978-0-660-19915-3
172 pp., 190 illustrations, 22 x 28 cm, paperback
This beautifully constructed book presents 100 carefully photographed and vividly explained Canadian treasures, some of which have never been or may never be publicly displayed. Whether it is the last Red Ensign that flew over Parliament Hill or medals and memorabilia from Canada’s military heroes, the treasures described in this book are a reminder of our country’s rich human and military history.
Treasures is designed to appeal to a broad spectrum of the Canadian public. It is an excellent read and makes the perfect gift for any history buff, collector or photographer.