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The Yanks are coming! : a military history of the United States in World War I

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Stirring, and full of brilliantly told stories of men at war, The Yanks Are Coming will be the essential book for readers interested in rediscovering America’s role in the First World War on its hundredth anniversary.

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Bell Memorial Library - Nunda 940.4 CRO (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52114300197023
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06/26/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781621572626
  • ISBN: 1621572625
  • Physical Description: 404 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Regnery Publishing, 2014.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-379) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Armageddon far away -- The clash of empires -- Two and a half years hard -- Woodrow's war -- The battles -- The road to Cantigny -- Belleau Wood: "Retreat, hell. we just got here!" -- Chøteau-Thierry, the "Rock of the Marne," and Soissons -- Saint Mihiel and the Meuse-Argonne Offensive -- The generals -- General John J. Pershing (1860-1948) -- General Peyton C. March (1864-1955) -- General Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964) -- General Billy Mitchell (1879-1936) -- General John A. LeJeune (1867-1942) -- General George S. Patton (1885-1945) -- General George C. Marshall (1880-1959) -- Captain Eddie Rickenbacker (1890-1973) -- Father Francis P. Duffy (1871-1932) and Sergeant Alvin C. York (1887-1964) -- Harry S. Truman (1884-1972) -- William J. Donovan (1883-1959) -- Theodore Roosevelt Jr. (1887-1944), Kermit Roosevelt (1889-1943), Archibald Roosevelt (1894-1979), Quentin Roosevelt (1897-1918) -- The victory -- In dubious battle -- The victors at Versailles.
Summary, etc.:
Stirring, and full of brilliantly told stories of men at war, The Yanks Are Coming will be the essential book for readers interested in rediscovering America’s role in the First World War on its hundredth anniversary.
Subject: United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces
World War, 1914-1918 > United States.
World War, 1914-1918 > Biography.


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