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Fighting fascism in Europe : the World War II letters of an American veteran of the Spanish Civil War

Autor: Lawrence Cane; David E Cane; Judy Barrett Litoff; David C Smith
Editorial: New York : Fordham University Press, 2003.
Serie: World War II--the global, human, and ethical dimension, 1.
Edición/Formato:   Libro impreso : Biografía : Inglés (eng) : 1st edVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"This book is a different kind of war story: both a powerful chronicle of life in battle and a unique portrait of courage fueled by a life-long passion for political justice." "Cane's fight for freedom began well before D-Day. In 1937, he joined the Abraham Lincoln Brigade and was wounded fighting for democracy in Spain. In 1942, at the age of 30, he enlisted in the new war against fascism. As an officer with the  Leer más
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Género/Forma: History
Personal narratives
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Personal narratives, American
Persona designada: Lawrence Cane; Lawrence Cane
Tipo de material: Biografía
Tipo de documento Libro
Todos autores / colaboradores: Lawrence Cane; David E Cane; Judy Barrett Litoff; David C Smith
ISBN: 0823222519 9780823222513 0823222527 9780823222520
Número OCLC: 50912703
Descripción: liv, 268 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contenido: Introduction: Lawrence Cane's Fight Against Fascism / Judy Barrett Litoff and David C. Smith --
Remembering Lawrence Cane / David Cane --
1. Basic Training: Geiger Field, Spokane, Washington August 28-November 8, 1942 --
2. Officer Candidate School and Military Intelligence Training: Fort Belvoir, Virginia and Camp Ritchie, Maryland November 9, 1942-July 31, 1943 --
3. Preparing for the D-Day Invasion: England January 25-June 5, 1944 --
4. The D-Day Invasion and Beyond: Fighting in France and Belgium June 6-September 14, 1944 --
5. The Siegfried Line and the Battle of the Bulge: Fighting in Germany and Belgium September 15, 1944-January 26, 1945 --
6. The End of the Third Reich: Belgium, Germany, and France January 27-May 8, 1945 --
7. Waiting to Come Home May 9-October 29, 1945 --
App. A. History of The Ticker --
App. B. Lawrence Cane's Request for Reassignment to Combat or Airborne Engineer Battalion --
App. C. Diary of Lt. George A. Worth --
App. D. Lawrence Cane's Silver Star Citation --
App. E. Silver Star Affidavit --
App. F. History of the 23th Engineer Combat Battalion --
App. G. Selected After/After Action Reports --
App. H. 1972 WBAI Radio Interview with Lawrence Cane.
Título de la serie: World War II--the global, human, and ethical dimension, 1.
Responsabilidad: Lawrence Cane ; edited by David E. Cane, Judy Barrett Litoff, and David C. Smith.
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