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Pages: 240
Authors: John Ramsland
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11-01 - Publisher: Brolga Publishing

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First Over There
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Matthew J. Davenport
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-12 - Publisher: Macmillan

The riveting true story of America's first modern military battle, its first military victory during World War One, and its first steps onto the world stage At first light on Tuesday, May 28th, 1918, waves of American riflemen from the U.S. Army's 1st Division climbed from their trenches, charged across
Troubled Memory, Second Edition
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Lawrence N. Powell
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-09 - Publisher: UNC Press Books

This powerful book tells the story of Anne Skorecki Levy, a Holocaust survivor who transformed the horrors of her childhood into a passionate mission to defeat the political menace of reputed neo-Nazi and Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke. The first book to connect the prewar and wartime experiences of
Stretcher-bearers
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mark Johnston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-12-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Stretcher-bearers is a compelling account of the experience of Australian stretcher-bearers during the First and Second World Wars. Respected military historian, Mark Johnston traces the development of formal stretcher-bearing from its origin in the early nineteenth century under Napoleon to the Second World War. Johnston draws on accounts by stretcher-bearers
The Cavalry Journal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Mark Johnston
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1941 - Publisher:

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