About the Author
A specialist in western and northern Canadian history, Bill Waiser joined the Department of History at the University of Saskatchewan in 1984 and served as department head from 1995-1998. He was Yukon Historian for the Canadian Parks Service prior to his university appointment.
C. S. Houston received his MD from the University of Manitoba in 1951, specialized in radiology, and taught at the College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, from 1955 to 1996, where he was the head of the department of medical imaging from 1982 to 1987. Houston edited the Journal of the Canadian Association of Radiology for five years.