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Fort Henry

An Illustrated History

By Mecredy, Stephen, Photographs by Chiang, Jack and Chiang, Jeffrey, Foreword by Trueman, Peter

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Stephen D. Mecredy tells the story of Fort Henry, the people and events--hangings, escapes, cholera outbreaks--involved in its colourful past.
Fort Henry, with its massive limestone walls and elegant Martello towers, was once central to the defence of Canada; today, its precision drill and battle reenactments attract visitors from the world over. This book offers a richly illustrated guide to the fort: its history is shown in dramatic photographs and rare nineteenth-century prints and paintings, while an illustrated walking tour takes the visitor through the main rooms at the site.
Fort Henry: An Illustrated History is a handsomely illustrated glimpse into the past that shows how the fort was experienced by those who garrisoned and preserved it.

Contents

Photo Credits
Foreword
Introduction
Maps

Chapter 1: A Tour of Fort Henry
Chapter 2: Fort Henry Today
Chapter 3:The Citadel of Upper Canada
Chapter 4: Fort Henry Restored
Chapter 5: Fort Henry and the World Wars

Afterword
Acknowledgements
Glossary of Military Terms
List of Unites Stationed at Fort Henry 1812–1943
Historical Documents
Recommended Reading
Index

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Publication Details:

Binding: Paperback, 96 pages
Publication Date: 1st January 2000
ISBN: 9781550286311
Format: 9in x 8.25in
illustrated in colour

BIC Code: 1KBC, HBJK
BISAC Code:  HIS006000
Imprint: Lorimer


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