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Great American battles. Illustrated with maps, prints, and photos.

Author: Robert Leckie
Publisher: New York, Random House [1968]
Series: Landmark giant, 17
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A review of America's major wars, from the French and Indian War to the War in Korea, with emphasis on eleven important battles: Quebec, Trenton, New Orleans, Mexico City, Chancellorsville, Appomattox, Santiago, Belleau Wood, Guadalcanal, Normandy, and Pusan-Inchon.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Military history
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leckie, Robert, 1920-2001.
Great American battles.
New York, Random House [1968]
(OCoLC)894742049
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Leckie
OCLC Number: 10478
Description: 177 pages illustrations, maps, plans, portraits 29 cm.
Contents: Quebec: Wolf and Montcalm Dual for the Revolution --
Trenton: Washington Rallies the Revolution --
New Orleans: Old Hickory Holds Firm --
Mexico City: Scott Wins an Empire --
Chancellorsville: The Tragic Triumph of Lee and Jackson --
Appomattox: Grant and Sheridan End the War --
Santiago: The Land-Sea Fight That Humbled Spain --
Belleau Wood: The Marines Save Paris --
Guadalcanal: The Battle That Doomed Japan --
Normandy: Eisenhower's Great Gamble --
Pusan-Inchon: MacArthur Parries and Thrusts
Series Title: Landmark giant, 17

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A review of America's major wars, from the French and Indian War to the War in Korea, with emphasis on eleven important battles: Quebec, Trenton, New Orleans, Mexico City, Chancellorsville, Appomattox, Santiago, Belleau Wood, Guadalcanal, Normandy, and Pusan-Inchon.

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