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America's deadliest battle : Meuse-Argonne, 1918

Author: Robert H Ferrell
Publisher: Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2007.
Series: Modern war studies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The great battle of the Meuse-Argonne was the costliest conflict in American history, with 26,000 men killed and tens of thousands wounded. Involving 1.2 million American troops over 47 days, it ended on November 11 - what we now know as Armistice Day - and brought an end to World War I, but at a great price. Distinguished historian Robert Ferrell now looks back at this monumental struggle to create the definitive
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ferrell, Robert H.
America's deadliest battle.
Lawrence, Kan. : University Press of Kansas, ©2007
(OCoLC)608385093
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert H Ferrell
ISBN: 9780700614998 0700614990 9780700618576 0700618570
OCLC Number: 71275542
Description: xii, 195, [22] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preparation --
The American Expeditionary Forces --
First days --
The 35th Division --
Ending the enfilade --
The Kriemhilde Stellung --
Reorganization --
Breakout --
Victory.
Series Title: Modern war studies.
Responsibility: Robert H. Ferrell.
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