Canadian historian Tim Cook spoke at the Central Ontario Branch meeting on Dec. 15 and talked about his latest book, The Secret War of Soldiers: How Canadians Survived the Great War.

Cook spoke with our roving Maple Leaf editor, David Fuller, at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 43, in Oshawa about his fifth book in five years, and his plans for another work on the Second World War, tentatively titled "Fighting for History".