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Cold Fire: Kennedy’s Northern Front

John Boyko

Knopf Canada

Reviewing John Boyko’s 2013 volume, Blood and Daring: How Canada Fought the American Civil War and Forged a Nation, I was struck by how deftly the author explained Canada’s involvement in the U.S. conflict, and forced to admit how little I knew about the subject. Reading Boyko’s new book, I had a very similar experience: I love how he interweaves Canadian and American history, and am amazed at my ignorance concerning the level of tension between the two countries.

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