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Bold, Brave, and Born to Lead

Major General Isaac Brock and the Canadas

by Mary Beacock Fryer
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: military & wars, canada, historical

Celebrated as the saviour of Upper Canada, Major General Sir Isaac Brock was a charismatic leader who won the respect not only of his own troops, but also of the Shawnee chief Tecumseh and even men among his enemy. His motto could well have been ’speak loud and look big.’ Although this attitude earned him a reputation for brashness, it also ena …

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