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Hope and honor

Author: Sidney Shachnow; Jann Robbins
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Summary:
A former commanding general of the U.S. Army Special Forces, Shachnow here recounts his life and career. As a child, Schachnow, along with his family, narrowly escaped death in a Nazi concentration camp in Lithuania. The fascinating story of their survival and transition to a new way of life in the United States is covered in the first two sections. In the third part, Schachnow details his nearly four decades of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
collective biographies
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Named Person: Sidney Shachnow; Sidney Shachnow
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sidney Shachnow; Jann Robbins
ISBN: 0765307928 9780765307927
OCLC Number: 56547913
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 396 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Into the Fire (1941-1945) --
The Road to Freedom (1945-1955) --
The American Dream (1955-1994).
Responsibility: Sidney Shachnow and Jann Robbins.
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