Three cheers for Maclean’s! For once, we get a look at one of the few symbols of Canadian nationalism (“The crusading royals,” Cover, Oct. 28). If our dominion is to survive the onslaught of continentalism and Quebec separatism, it must rally to what is truly Canadian.
Birds flutter near the last of the hellish flames; cobras and large yellow lizards dart across the sand, and desert rats lick sticky black tar from their feet. Even the palm trees standing in a pool of oil in the ruling emir's burned-out garden in Kuwait City stubbornly produce new growth.
The story you want is part of the Maclean’s Archives. To access it, log in here or sign up for your free 30-day trial.
Experience anything and everything Maclean's has ever published — over 3,500 issues and 150,000 articles, images and advertisements — since 1905. Browse on your own, or explore our curated collections and timely recommendations.WATCH THIS VIDEO for highlights of everything the Maclean's Archives has to offer.