Between Commemoration and History: The Historiography of the Canadian Corps and Military Overseas

  title={Between Commemoration and History: The Historiography of the Canadian Corps and Military Overseas},
  author={Mark Osborne Humphries},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  pages={384 - 397}
  • M. Humphries
  • Published 2014
  • History
  • The Canadian Historical Review
With few exceptions, Canadian historians remain divided between those who write the social and political history of the home front and those interested in what happened overseas.1 While historians of the Canadian Expeditionary Force (cef) and its soldiers have been influenced by shifting interpretations in the British field, our historiography has also been characterized more by consensus than debate.2 The home front and battlefield literatures have essentially evolved independently of one… Expand
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