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Volume 5284, Order of battle of the French Army in 1989 --- Order of the Cross of the Eagle By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 5284, Order of battle of the French Army in 1989---Order of the Cross of the Eagle Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Uniforms, Accessories and Equipment for U.S. Army Officers and Enlisted Men By M.L. French & Son, Inc.
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Paperback. This is a reprint of a 1940 catalog by a civilian clothing manufacturer who produced and sold all manner of uniforms, equipment and accessories to U.S. Army officers and enlisted men. This... More > catalog illustrates and describes many of the items that soldiers wore during the early days of World War II. An interesting piece of nostalgia, which will prove to be most interesting to collectors—especially the prices! 20 pages, 40+ illus.< Less
Atotarho and the French By Chuck Fair
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This drama of yesteryear touches the lives of three amazing Frenchmen and one mystical being. Three extraordinary eras existed for the French in the New World. During the early 17th Century Samuel... More > de Champlain the great explorer established New France at Quebec, conquering fierce winters, starvation and savages. A half century later, Count Frontenac the stalwart European commander defended Quebec beating back English Colonists and decimating the Iroquois Confederation. Still later in the 18th. Century, le Marquis de Montcalm the master battlefield strategist defeated the English Army at every encounter until the fatal one at Quebec. Each Frenchman encountered the most extraordinary being of their lifetime, facing a force heretofore unimagined. The force was known as Atotarho, the unpredictable God of the Iroquois who could amuse or misuse those who crossed his path.< Less
The Jacobite Army of the '45 By Ian McKenzie
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This book is a detailed investigation of the little understood structure, management and effectiveness of the Jacobite Army of the '45, from its muster at Glenfinnan in August 1745 to its demise as a... More > formed body on the battlefield of Culloden Moor nine months later. After a brief look at the political background of the '45 and the expedition to Scotland the author takes us through the HQ structure and its personalities; critical support functions which enabled the army to be controlled, fed and paid; methods and areas of recruitment; a detailed look at the component parts of the army; its uniform, standards, weapons, tactics and command systems. There is a close assesment of troop types, including the French, and observations of the those who saw the army march past. The copious appendices include a short history of every regiment in the Jacobite army.< Less
The Jacobite Army of the '45 By Ian McKenzie
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This book is a detailed investigation of the little understood structure, management and effectiveness of the Jacobite Army of the '45, from its muster at Glenfinnan in August 1745 to its demise as a... More > formed body on the battlefield of Culloden Moor nine months later. After a brief look at the political background of the '45 and the expedition to Scotland the author takes us through the HQ structure and its personalities; critical support functions which enabled the army to be controlled, fed and paid; methods and areas of recruitment; a detailed look at the component parts of the army; its uniform, standards, weapons, tactics and command systems. There is a close assesment of troop types, including the French, and observations of the those who saw the army march past. The copious appendices include a short history of every regiment in the Jacobite army.< Less
Polynesia French A "Spy" Guide By IBPUSA
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National security,army,foreign and domestic politics,conflicts,relations with the US,international activity,economy,technology,mineral resources,culture,traditions,government and bus contacts
Polynesia French A "Spy" Guide By IBPUSA
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Polynesia French A "Spy" Guide By IBPUSA
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National security,army,foreign and domestic politics,conflicts,relations with the US,international activity,economy,technology,mineral resources,culture,traditions,government and bus contacts
French Foreign Legion History By KH Laemmermann
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The French Foreign Legion (French: Légion étrangère) is a unique military wing of the French Army established in 1831. The Foreign Legion was exclusively created for foreign... More > nationals willing to serve in the French Armed Forces. Commanded by French officers, it is also open to French citizens, who amounted to 24% of the recruits as of 2007. The Foreign Legion is today known as an elite military unit whose training focuses not only on traditional military skills but also on its strong esprit de corps. As its men come from different countries with different cultures, this is a widely accepted solution to strengthen them enough to work as a team. Consequently, training is often described as not only physically challenging, but also extremely stressful psychologically.< Less
French Kisses on the Nile By Said Magdi
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French Kisses on the Nile takes you on a mysterious voyage beyond time and place. Enjoy being at the top of the largest pyramid in the world watching a dazzling harem from The Thousand and One Nights... More > perform their seductive dances. Envision Napoleon’s army roaming the streets of Cairo after their initial victory. Become a witness to an unprecedented historic encounter between Egypt and France. Discover how two diverse cultures perceive one another during a spectacular human drama. Beware! When the aroma of strong coffee, the haze of tobacco smoke and the exotic perfume of dancers intermingle, the outcome can never be predicted.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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