Most of the material used in the history of the Ragnarokr Leather Shop was obtained from interviews, letters and papers in the possession of the author. Carol Huebner Venezia provided copies of letters from Dave Woodward and George Mullins provided letters from Philip Mullins. Mary Rauton, Janice Spellerberg, George Mullins and Carol Venezia provided the photos. Many individuals provided information for the chronologies that form the basis of the story. These individuals are acknowledged elsewhere. The author also referred to published material. The books and articles used in the story are listed below. Many of these books and articles are cited in the text, mostly in the article titled, “Resistance to the US military.” Some of the newspaper articles have been reproduced and are linked to the story. The articles were reproduced pending permission of the authors.
Amex-Canada (The American Expatriate in Canada) / Toronto / 1971-1977
Davis, James Kirkpatrick / Assault on the Left: The FBI and the Sixties Antiwar Movement, Westport, Connecticut: Praeger, 1997
Diebel, Linda. “Commune on McCaul St.: The warm alternative,” The Toronto Telegram newspaper, January 23, 1971
Etcheverry, Jose et al / Smart Generation: Powering Ontario with Renewable Energy, David Suzuki Foundation, Vancouver, B.C., 2004.
Gottlieb, Sherry Gerson / Hell No, We Won’t Go
Hagan, John / Northern Passage: American Vietnam War Resisters in Canada, Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 2001
Kane, Tom. “The Complete History of the Union of American Exiles from someone who should know,” AMEX, March 1969?
Kasinky, Renee / Refugees from Militarism: Draft-Age Americans in Canada
Katz, Sidney. “Toronto’s communes: The best live by rules,” The Toronto Star newspaper, February 6, 1973
Levine, Saul V. MD / “Draft Dodgers: Coping with Stress, Adapting to Exile”, The American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, April 1972,42(3)
Lind, Loren. “Draft-dodgers open Metro Shop,” The Globe and Mail newspaper, April 21, 1969, p. 5
Michaelson, George. “American Exiles in Canada: A report on 12,000 draft dodgers,” Parade magazine, February 9, 1969, p. 6
Mullins, Philip M. / The Ragnarokr Chronology / Unpublished / 2000
Ollendorff, Robert H., MD and Paul L. Adams, MD / Psychiatry and the Draft / American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, January 1971, 41(1), p. 85-90
Simms, Donald L. / I Refuse: Memories of a Vietnam War Objector
Small, Melvin / Covering Dissent: The Media and the Anti-Vietnam War Movement (New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press, 1994)
Surrey, David S. / Choice of Conscience: Vietnam Era Military and Draft Resisters in Canada
Tollefson, James W. / The Strength Not to Fight
Zaroulis, Nancy and Gerald Sullivan / Who Spoke Up? American Protest Against the War in Vietnam (Garden City, New Jersey: Doubleday & Company, 1984)