History textbook tells buried military past

A National Post Story says The first high school textbook on Canadian military history, published by Edmonton’s school board because existing school books largely ignored the subject, has proven so popular they cannot be printed fast enough.

”I want the kids to be aware of the impact of technology on war, to understand why World War I was such a bloodbath. The important lesson to learn is that it was civilians who predicted that. If only military people know military history, then the military becomes the experts on itself and civilians have to take their word,”