Not Bad For a Sergeant : The Memoirs of Barney Danson. First Edition in dustjacket

By: DANSON, Barney. FAHEY, Curtis.

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DANSON, Barney. Not Bad For a Sergeant : The Memoirs of Barney Danson. With Curtis Fahey. Toronto - Oxford : The Dundurn Group, (2002). First Canadian Printing. Pp (8), [9]-303,(1) + 24 pages of b&w photos. 8vo (162 x 235 mm), grey paper-covered boards with gilt lettering to spine.

The Honourable Barnett Jerome 'Barney' Danson, P.C., C.C., LL.D (b. February 8, 1921, Toronto - d. October 17, 2011, Toronto).

Curtis Fahey (b. 1951).

The memoirs of Sgt. Danson, who in the Second World War served in the Queen's Own Rifles, and wold later become an M.P., serving ultimately as the Minister of National Defence under Trudeau.

Preface.
1. Youth, Marriage, and War, 1921-44.
2. Plastics and Politics, 1944-68.
3. Member of Parliament for North York, 1968-70.
4. Parliamentary Secretary to the Prime Ministers, 1970-72.
5. Backbench and Cabinet, Minister of State for Urban Affairs, 1972-76.
6. Minister of National Defence, 1976-79;
7. Endings and Beginnings, 1979-2001.
Afterword.
With index.

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Title: Not Bad For a Sergeant : The Memoirs of Barney Danson. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: DANSON, Barney. FAHEY, Curtis.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Dundurn Press, Toronto, 2002, ISBN:1550024043:

ISBN Number: 1550024043

ISBN Number 13: 9781550024043

Seller ID: 69677

Keywords: CANADA MILITARY BIOGRAPHY AUTOBIOGRAPHY CANADIAN SERGEANTS POLITICS QUEEN'S OWN RIFLES POLITICAL WW2 WWII ARMY BIOGRAPHIES AUTOBIOGRAPHIES MEMOIR POLITICAL HISTORY ,