Tours, TV Series / DVDs, and Books.

Norm Christie is the author of the For King & Empire book series and host of History Television’s critically acclaimed six part series, For King and Empire, For King And Country, and Battlefield Mysteries. Additionally, he hosted a two-hour History Television special on Canada’s Lost Battlefields, and another on the Secret Liberators.

Have a history question? Send it to Norm!
First and Second World War Tours

Find out about opportunities available to you to tour the First and Second World War battlefields and other significant locations with Norm Christie

First and Second World War TV Series DVDs

Order exclusive Norm Christie DVDs, including the television series Battlefield Mysteries, For King And Empire, and For King And Country

First and Second World War Books

Wide selection of Norm Christie titles, memoires and first-hand accounts of First and Second World War battles and events by the people who were there.


“In the Access to History series I’ve found battles and their consequences presented in brief, crisp narratives, supplemented by readable maps and apt quotes of participants, better than I once thought possible.”

Doug Fisher, Legion Magazine

Return to the Canadian battlefields of the First and Second World Wars, either in person or through the many DVDs and books, with renowned military historian Norm Christie as he travels to battlefields, monuments and cemeteries throughout Europe.


Included in all of Norm Christie’s DVDs are interviews and personal accounts as seen by the Canadians who were there, and who remembered and documented their experiences.

Jim Moffet

427 Lancaster Bomber Squadron

Timmins, Ontario

Striking Back

Al Sirois

SOE Agent

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

The Secret Liberators

Major Lochie Fulton

Winnipeg Rifles, D Company

Distinguished Service Order, Birtle, Manitoba

For King And Country

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Events, Shows, Appearances and Tours Schedule:

  1. Toronto Military Show

    November 28 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
  2. Western Front Association Meeting

    December 5 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
  3. World War I Western Front Tour

    May 20, 2016 - May 28, 2016
  4. Battlefields of World War I and II

    September 14, 2016 - September 26, 2016

Norm Christie

Military Historian


Norm spent six years with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission in England (1990-1993) and in France (1993-1996), including three years as Chief Records Officer.

A metallurgical engineer by trade, Christie has combined his varied background and 20 years of research to produce a unique view into the First World War. Since 1996 he has written 17 books on the Canadian Military History experience in two World Wars.

Meet Norm at a military show, Ask Norm a history question, Join Norm on a Battlefield Tour, or Watch Norm one of his many documentaries

Norm Christie will be attending or speaking at a number of events in 2014. He will be available to sign DVDs and books, and to discuss his Battlefield Tours. Norm will also answer any questions on the history of Canadians in the two World Wars and will have a full range of books and DVDS available.

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