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7 edition of On the battlefields found in the catalog.

On the battlefields

two world wars that shaped a nation

by

  • 376 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Penguin Canada in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, Canadian.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Canadian.,
    • Soldiers -- Canada -- Biography.,
    • Canada -- History, Military -- 20th century -- Sources.,
    • Canada -- Armed Forces -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesMaclean"s., Canada at war.
      Statementedited by Michael Benedict.
      GenrePersonal narratives, Canadian., Biography., Sources.
      ContributionsBenedict, Michael, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1028 .O5 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 409 p. :
      Number of Pages409
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3357595M
      ISBN 100143013416
      LC Control Number2004401077

      We get good history, fantastic images and really useful connections with what there is to see of these places today. TS: Coming in from the northwest instead of the south or west was a complicated and ingenious idea, but it was based on speed and surprise. ME: I wanted to experience what Civil War photographers went through to capture their images, and add another level of authenticity to the book by incorporating wet plate photography. SC; VG; 79 pg. HC; VG; photo pages.

      Putnam, Reprinted Why do these people do it? The increasing number of amphibious assaultsand their particular hazards and problems, led to the development of frogmen and later SeALs. But some people, I discovered, enjoy it most when they can completely lose themselves in the experience, sleeping on the ground, eating food from the time, and wearing wool uniforms in the middle of summer. Source: Wikipedia 3 of 9 The Germans brought 1, heavy guns to Verdun, and they laid down 2. Fantastic book was war surgery, with photos all sorts of issues pertaining to the challenges of the time.

      Important me,oir. Norsworthy, R. The Ardennes: Battle of the Bulge. Nice copy of the Great War Classic.


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Great detail. UTP, Nice copy of the Great War Classic. At an immersion event there are no spectators, and reenactors choose a scenario that can go on for days. Best telling of the birth and development of the Imperial War Graves Commission later Commonwealthwith great side stories and statistics.

Diefenbaker, The Crusading Years — Plus, many of those who stayed were sick from the poor water in the area. While Corinth's urbanization has destroyed parts of the battlefields unlike say Shiloh, there is still a large portion of it available for touring, and the new I say new - interpretive center is first rate.

The only thing that might have added to the book is a set of master maps to place each battle in its proper geographic location. Other factors also contributed, such as my years of working at Shiloh and watching the development of and then on occasion working at the Corinth wing of the park.

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Putnam, Reprinted Best book on the German Offensives. Peter Martin Associates, Main article: Law of war The concept of the battlefield arises at various points in the law of warthe international law and custom governing geographic restrictions on the use of force, taking of prisoners of war and the treatment afforded to them, and seizure of enemy property.

Great book, Great copy. I was part of an immersion event with authentic campaigners, and I felt like this was the type of situation a Civil War photographer would have shot. I like knowing I'm carrying on an art and craft from years into another century, where it's still relevant and appreciated.

Head and shoulders better than anything else on the war. Having just come off of Shiloh, where he lost thousands of men and officers, he next had to face the potential loss of many of his units that had signed on for twelve months, or them remaining in the army but not being happy about it because the new conscription law extended their lengths of service.Sep 04,  · ABMC was created in to manage the country’s overseas, World War I cemeteries and memorials, and part of the agency’s work included the writing and publishing of “American Armies and Battlefields in Europe: A History, Guide and Reference Book.”.

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