By Lt.-Col. Bernd Horn, Michel Wyczynski
This meticulously researched ebook strains the improvement of airborne forces from their earliest mythology to their earth-shattering debut within the moment global conflict. extra importantly, it finds in exacting aspect the tale of Canada's paratroopers - from the early resistance to their institution, the rigorous choice procedure and gruelling education, to their unrivalled wrestle list. It tells the tale of the first Canadian Parachute Battalion, which by no means didn't in achieving its assigned missions, nor did it ever lose an goal as soon as captured. throughout the pages of this publication the reader will adventure the outstanding braveness, persistence, scuffling with talents, and tenacity of Canada's paratroopers within the moment international conflict.