Introduction; Ancient & Historical Origins of the Order; The Long Absence; Returned to Canadian Shores; Renewed Progress; Call to Service; Difficult Growth; Return to Service; Growth & Expansion; The First Century Complete; The Order of St John in Canada Today, 1984-2007; The Order of St John; Logistical Aspects of the Order of St John; Symbols, Awards, Medals & Heraldry of the Order of St John; Conclusion; Index.
Christopher McCreery has served as the Priory Historian for the Order of St. John since 2005. A respected institutional historian, McCreery holds a doctorate in Canadian history from Queen's University, is a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society, and has been the recipient of awards for his work on honours.
This well-referenced history does justice to an organization that has served Canada well. -- Canadian Medical Association Journal