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Our Greatest Battle (The Meuse-Argonne) By Frederick Palmer
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Frederick Palmer (January 29, 1873 - September 2, 1958) was an... More > American journalist and writer.Born in Pleasantville, Pennsylvania, Palmer attended Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania.The New York Press hired Palmer in 1895 as its London correspondent; and this opportunity evolved into a long career.Palmer's fifty years as a war correspondent began when he was sent to cover the Greco-Turkish War of 1897 for the New York World and for Collier's Weekly. He then covered the gold rush in northwestern Canada. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frederick_Palmer_(journalist)< Less
Finding the Lost Battalion: Beyond the Rumor's Myths and Legends of America's Famous World War One Epic By Robert Laplander
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Since its release in 2006, ‘Finding the Lost Battalion’ by Robert J. Laplander has become the benchmark work against which all things Lost Battalion related have been measured. Now, in... More > this updated 3rd edition released to coincide with the centennial of America’s entry into WW1, Mr. Laplander again takes us to the Charlevaux Ravine to delve deeper into the story than ever before! Meticulously chronicling what would become arguably the most famous event of America’s part in the war, we find the truths behind the legend. Spanning twenty years of research and hundreds of sources (most never before seen), the reader is led through the Argonne Forest during September and October, 1918 virtually hour by hour. The result is the single most factual accounting of the Lost Battalion story and their leader, Charles W. Whittlesey, to date. Told in an entertaining, fast moving style, the book has become a favorite the world over! With new Forward by Major-General William Terpeluk, US Army (Ret).< Less
Finding the Lost Battalion: Beyond the Rumors, Myths and Legends of America's Famous WW1 Epic By Robert J. Laplander
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Since its release in 2006, ‘Finding the Lost Battalion’ by Robert J. Laplander has become the benchmark work against which all things Lost Battalion related have been measured. Now, in... More > this updated 3rd edition released to coincide with the centennial of America’s entry into WW1, Mr. Laplander again takes us to the Charlevaux Ravine to delve deeper into the story than ever before! Meticulously chronicling what would become arguably the most famous event of America’s part in the war, we find the truths behind the legend. Spanning twenty years of research and hundreds of sources (most never before seen), the reader is led through the Argonne Forest during September and October, 1918 virtually hour by hour. The result is the single most factual accounting of the Lost Battalion story and their leader, Charles W. Whittlesey, to date. Told in an entertaining, fast moving style, the book has become a favorite the world over! With new Forward by Major-General William Terpeluk, US Army (Ret).< Less
Finding the Lost Battalion: Beyond the Rumors, Myths and Legends of America's Famous WW1 Epic - Hardcover By Robert Laplander
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Since its release in 2006, ‘Finding the Lost Battalion’ by Robert J. Laplander has become the benchmark work against which all things Lost Battalion related have been measured. Now, in... More > this updated 3rd edition released to coincide with the centennial of America’s entry into WW1, Mr. Laplander again takes us to the Charlevaux Ravine to delve deeper into the story than ever before! Meticulously chronicling what would become arguably the most famous event of America’s part in the war, we find the truths behind the legend. Spanning twenty years of research and hundreds of sources (most never before seen), the reader is led through the Argonne Forest during September and October, 1918 virtually hour by hour. The result is the single most factual accounting of the Lost Battalion story and their leader, Charles W. Whittlesey, to date. Told in an entertaining, fast moving style, the book has become a favorite the world over! With new Forward by Major-General William Terpeluk, US Army (Ret).< Less
Finding the Lost Battalion: Beyond the Rumors, Myths and Legends of America's Famous WW1 Epic By Robert Laplander
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Since its release in 2006, ‘Finding the Lost Battalion’ by Robert J. Laplander has become the benchmark work against which all things Lost Battalion related have been measured. Now, in... More > this updated 3rd edition released to coincide with the centennial of America’s entry into WW1, Mr. Laplander again takes us to the Charlevaux Ravine to delve deeper into the story than ever before! Meticulously chronicling what would become arguably the most famous event of America’s part in the war, we find the truths behind the legend. Spanning twenty years of research and hundreds of sources (most never before seen), the reader is led through the Argonne Forest during September and October, 1918 virtually hour by hour. The result is the single most factual accounting of the Lost Battalion story and their leader, Charles W. Whittlesey, to date. Told in an entertaining, fast moving style, the book has become a favorite the world over! With new Forward by Major-General William Terpeluk, US Army (Ret).< Less
Seventy-eighth Company, Sixth Marines By George Donaldson
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NEW copy. (Monongahela Press, 2017). Facsimile edition of original edition published in July, 1919 at the 78th Company Headquarters in Neuweid, Germany. ~~~~~ In addition to the actual history of the... More > company (8 pages), there are several photographs, an Honor Roll of the Dead, a list of "Decorations Won by Men of 78th Company" including Croix de Guerres, Citations for Gallantry in Action, Distinguished Service Crosses (16) and Medals of Honor (John Kelly & John Pruitt), and a complete company roster of officers and enlisted, showing the home addresses of the men as well as their names. Ranks, however, are NOT shown, and enlisted & officers are not separated. ~~~~Original copies of this history are virtually non-existent.< Less
Boys' Book of Battles: The Story of Eleven Famous Land Combats By Chelsea Curtis Fraser
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Boys' Book of Battles: The Story of Eleven Famous Land Combats by Chelsea Fraser; Illustrated, 1919. Eleven of the most important battles in American and European History are brought to life in this... More > volume, which spends enough time giving interesting background and detailed information, to give each battle vital and lively interest. Particularly moving are three eye-witness accounts of the horrors of the Great War, at Verdun, Ypres, and Argonne. Other battles recounted include Saratoga, Yorktown, and Gettysburg in America, and Sedan, Austerlitz, and Waterloo in Europe.< Less
A History of the 20th Company, 5th Regiment, United States Marines By Francis Fisk
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This new reprint edition of "A History of the 20th Company, Fifth Marines," besides containing all the original material of the rare 1919 edition, includes additional map, field messages... More > and operation reports not found in the original, as well as new section introductions and footnotes by military historian BJ Omanson. As part of the 4th Brigade of Marines (2d Division, AEF), the 20th Company saw action at Belleau Wood, Soissons, St. Mihiel, Blanc Mont and the Argonne, and served also with the Army of Occupation on the Rhine after the Armistice.< Less
Just like it was Yesterday By Byron Scarbrough
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This companion book is the photographic left-overs from the project which culminated in the creation of They Called Us Devil Dogs. Rich with pictures, sparse of commentary, it's the photographs that... More > didn't fit into the narrative of the book, but still deserve a place in history.< Less
Ses fils By Olivier DEPAIX
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Les œuvres anonymes ont parfois plus d’importance que toutes les autres, même si nous les ignorons ou manquons de les célébrer. Une simple stèle aurait rendu... More > hommage à ces bâtisseurs. Mais il n’y a rien pour eux. L’histoire a retenu la guerre, consignée minute par minute dans les registres militaires, elle a retenu les morts et les disparus, les a comptés, témoins de la fureur, mais sur la reconstruction, rien, ou presque. Peut-être une page, quelques lignes dans quelque journal oublié, mais pas beaucoup plus. Y a-t-il un seul livre sur ce sujet ? Dino ne sait pas. Il n’en a jamais vu. Une simple stèle… Une simple stèle aurait suffi, se dit-il parfois. Une pierre sur laquelle on aurait gravé le nom de tous ces maçons… Le nom des constructeurs vaut-il moins que celui des destructeurs ? Pourtant des stèles il y en a dans cette région mutilée de l’Argonne, qui a aussi pris sa place dans l’histoire par l’horreur d’une immense boucherie.< Less

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