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Cannon Fodder. Louis Ferdinand Celine.

Cannon Fodder. Louis Ferdinand Celine.

Cannon-Fodder is an unfinished novel by the French writer Louis-Ferdinand Céline. The largely autobiographical narrative is set before World War II, and roughly continues where Céline's 1936 novel Death on Credit ended. Much of the novel disappeared in 1944. Surviving...

Harry Palmer -Photographer

A long-time supporter of the arts in Calgary, and our dear friend, Harry Palmer passed away this month. When we think we know a story, it is easy to assume that the story is complete, that there is nothing more to uncover. However, Harry Palmer’s extensive...

Frederick Albert Tilston, VC, 1990

Frederick Albert Tilston, VC, 1990

  On March 1st, 1945, he led "C" Company in a 500-yard attack across muddy terrain soaked by recent rain and snow, through barbed wire and enemy automatic weapons fire. After being slightly wounded by shell fragments in the head, he personally destroyed one enemy...

SUMMER OF HAMILTON

SUMMER OF HAMILTON

NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY TO LAUNCH SUMMER OF HAMILTON HONORING THE LEGACY AND RESURGENCE OF THE “$10 FOUNDING FATHER” New York, NY, May 16, 2016—Beginning this July 4th holiday weekend, the New-York Historical Society welcomes visitors to be in “the room where it...