TITLE: Battle Exhaustion: Soldiers and Psychiatrists in the Canadian Army 1939 – 1945
Author: Terry Copp & Bill McAndrew
Publisher: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 1990
A critique of military commanders who thought strict discipline coupled with high morale from good training and success in battle would keep battle exhaustion in check, and of officers in the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps who tried to impose theoretical solutions that did not fit the circumstances. Click here for a link to the book.