As sunset approached, dazed survivors crowded into Lansdowne Park seeking food and water. Casualties were horrific: 25,000 people were dead, 50,000 were injured and 105,000 were homeless…
“How’s that for the beginning of a book? Not a science fiction novel, but a serious, sobering look at Canada’s ineffective plans during the Cold War to deal with a nuclear holocaust.” By Paul Gessell, The Ottawa Citizen
Join us for the book launch of Give Me Shelter: The Failure of Canada’s Cold War Civil Defence by Andrew Burtch.
Date: Thursday November 15
Where: Diefenbunker: Canada’s Cold War Museum, 3911 Carp Road, Carp ON, K0A 1L0
For complete event details please visit our website: www.diefenbunker.ca.
Discussions by author will follow.
Books will be available for purchase on site.
Light fare and refreshments will be served.
Please RSVP to email@example.com or call 613-839-0007 x274