Did you know income tax in Canada is a direct result of the First World War? That we lost nearly an entire generation of men in the war that lasted more than four years? Or that only the Canadian military ranked women as officers during the war?
In this fascinating documentary series commemorating the 100th anniversary of World War One, the professors of the Department of History examine various aspects of the war and the role Canada played in it. The six-part series in English titled The War to End all Wars, includes The World at War, Canada at War, Women at War, Empires at War, Technologies at War, The Spoils of War, and its comprehensive French version is titled Les Canadiens français et la Première Guerre Mondiale.