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The Lost Battalion

Author: Thomas M Johnson; Fletcher Pratt
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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For a generation the Lost Battalion exemplified the best of America's involvement in World War I. Until World War II pushed the Lost Battalion out of the national memory with its own scenes of horror and heroism, mention of the unit's name summoned up what America admired in its soldiers: unpretentious courage, dogged resistance, and good cheer and adaptation under adversity.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas M Johnson; Fletcher Pratt
ISBN: 0803276133 9780803276130 9780739411278 0739411276
OCLC Number: 44019076
Notes: Originally published: 1st ed. Indianapolis : Bobbs-Merrill Co., ©1938.
Description: x, 338 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Contents: October 2 --
October 2 --
Night --
October 3 --
October 4 --
October 5 --
October 6 --
October 7 --
News flashes --
October 8 --
and forever.
Responsibility: by Thomas M. Johnson and Fletcher Pratt ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Edward M. Coffman.
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"[In October 1918] the Seventy-seventh American Division attacked in the Argonne. One mixed battalion of companies from two regiments got as far as it could. Germans closed in the rear, surrounding Read more...

 
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