Tim Cook presents The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War
Offered in partnership with the Laurier Centre for Military, Strategic and Disarmament Studies.
Admission by donation.
Award-winning Canadian military author Tim Cook will talk on his book “The Secret History of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War”.
Tim Cook is a historian at the Canadian War Museum, an Adjunct Research Professor at Carleton University, and a former director for Canada’s History Society. He was the curator for the First World War permanent gallery at the CWM, and has curated additional temporary, traveling, and digital exhibitions. He is the author of eight books and several dozen academic articles. In 2012, he was awarded the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal for his contributions to Canadian history and in 2013 he received the Governor General’s History Award for Popular Media: The Pierre Berton Award. He is a member of the Order of Canada.