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‘Pacifism in World War I,’ in The Oxford International Encyclopedia of Peace, ed. Nigel Young, (New York: Oxford University Press, 2010).

‘The History of Aviation in Canada,’ in Suzanne Kearns, ed., Canadian Aviation (Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishing, 2009): 1-29.

‘Provincial Patterns of Enlistment in the Canadian Expeditionary Force,’ in Canadian Military History 17/2 (spring 2008): 75-78.

‘Battle Verse: Poetry and Nationalism After Vimy Ridge,’ in Geoffrey Hayes, Andrew Iarocci, and Mike Bechthold, eds., Vimy Ridge: A Canadian Reassessment (Waterloo, ON: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2007): 265-277.

‘Introduction,’ in Transcontinental Pedestrians: The First Walk Across Canada from Sea to Sea, by George Hart (Toronto: Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 2006): iv-xiv.

‘Major William Norman Ashplant,’ in 100 Fascinating Londoners, eds. Michael Baker and Hilary Bates Neary (Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, 2005): 38-39.

‘Remembering Armageddon,’ in David MacKenzie, ed., Canada and the First World War: Essays in Honour of Robert Craig Brown (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005): 409-433.

‘Documents in Stone and Bronze: Monuments and Memorials as Historical Sources,’ in Jeff Keshen and Sylvie Perrier, eds., Building New Bridges / Bâtir de nouveaux ponts: Sources, Methods, and Interdisciplinarity / Sources, méthodes et interdisciplinarité (University of Ottawa Press, 2005): 185-195.

‘Walter Seymour Allward,’ ‘The Dumbells,’ ‘Generals Die in Bed,’ ‘John McCrae,’ ‘Prisoners of War,’ ‘War Memorials,’ and ‘The Wars,’ in The Oxford Companion to Canadian History, ed. Gerald Hallowell (Don Mills: Oxford University Press, 2004).

‘Chapman Court,’ ‘Easy Street,’ ‘Wavell Street,’ and ‘Westminster Drive,’ in London Street Names: An Illustrated Guide, eds. Michael Baker and Hilary Bates Neary (Toronto: James Lorimer & Company, 2003).

‘The Soldier as Novelist: Literature, History and the Great War,’ Canadian Literature: A Quarterly of Criticism and Review 179 (winter 2003): 22-37.

‘We Don’t Want to Lose You, But We Think You Ought to Go: Voluntarism and Pacifism in Canada’s Wars,’ in Canada: Confederation to the Present (Edmonton: Chinook Multimedia, 2001).

‘Prisoners of War,’ in World War II in the Pacific: An Encyclopedia, ed. Stanley Sandler (New York: Garland Publishing, 2001): 486-491.

‘Aftermath: Home from War – 1945 vs. 1918,’ in The Beaver 80/5 (October-November 2000): 22-28.

‘Donald Grant Creighton,’ ‘Guy Frégault,’ ‘Harold A. Innis,’ ‘A.R.M. Lower,’ and ‘World War One,’ in Kelly Boyd, ed., Encyclopedia of Historians and Historical Writing (London: Fitzroy Dearborn, 1999).

‘Captured in the Victory Campaign: Surrenders of Canadian Troops in North-West Europe, 1944-45,’ in World War II: Variants and Visions, ed., Thomas O. Kelly II (Collingdale, PA: Diane Publishing, 1999): 125-144.

Dr. Henri Béland: Nobody’s Darling,’ American Review of Canadian Studies 28/4 (winter 1998): 469-487.

‘The Trouble with Allies: Canada and the Negotiation of Prisoner of War Exchanges,’ in Bob Moore and Kent Fedorowich, eds., Prisoners of War and their Captors in World War II (Oxford: Berg, 1996): 69-85.

‘Sacrifice in Stained Glass: Memorial Windows of the Great War,’ Canadian Military History 5/2 (autumn 1996): 16-23.

‘The Great Response: Canada’s long struggle to honour the dead of the Great War,’ The Beaver 76/5 (November 1996): 28-32.

‘Canadian Relief Agencies and Prisoners of War, 1939-1945,’ Journal of Canadian Studies 31/2 (summer 1996): 133-147.

‘“Today they were alive again”: The Canadian Corps Reunion of 1934,’ Ontario History 87/4 (December 1995): 327-344.

‘Tangible Demonstrations of a Great Victory: War Trophies in Canada,’ Material History Review 42 (fall 1995): 47-56.

Men in Manacles: The Shackling of Prisoners of War, 1942-1943,’ Journal of Military History 59 (July 1995): 483-504.

‘Their Duty Twice Over: Canadians in the Great Escape,’ Canadian Military History 3/1 (spring 1994): 111-116.

The War Behind the Wire: The Battle to Escape from a German Prison Camp,’ Journal of Contemporary History 28/4 (October 1993): 675-693.

The Politics of Camp Life: The Bargaining Process in Two German Prison Camps,’ War & Society 10/1 (May 1992): 109-126.