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The Resource Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I, John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower

Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I, John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower

Label
Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I
Title
Yanks
Title remainder
the epic story of the American Army in World War I
Statement of responsibility
John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Using diaries, memoirs, and after-action reports, the author tells the stories of the First World War, both from the point of view of the great leaders like Pershing and of the doughboys in the trenches, the known and unknown soldiers
Summary
Provides a detailed overview of the role of the United States during World War I, from the selection of Pershing as commanding general, to the buildup of troops, to American intervention in Europe
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
166287
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Eisenhower, John S. D.
Dewey number
940.4/1273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D570
LC item number
.E37 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Eisenhower, Joanne Thompson
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the epic story of the American Army in World War I
Label
Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I, John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Creating the AEF : A visit from Papa Joffre ; A nation at war ; The selection of General Pershing ; The Yanks arrive ; Organizing the AEF ; The supreme war council -- 2. Apprenticeship: the opening battles : Baptism of fire ; The calm before the storm ; Unified command at last! ; "I will not be coerced" ; The big red one at Cantigny ; The 2d division at Belleau Wood ; The Rock of the Marne ; Soissons: the turning point -- 3. The AEF fights independently: St. Mihiel and the Meuse-Argonne : St. Mihiel: dress rehearsal ; The race against time ; Montfaucon: ominous victory ; Argonne ; Feelers for peace ; First Army comes of age ; The windup ; The railroad car at Compiégne ; The end of the AEF -- Appendix : Mobilization
Control code
7559347
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 353 pages
Isbn
9780684863047
Lccn
2001023124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45835619
  • (OCoLC)45835619
Label
Yanks : the epic story of the American Army in World War I, John S.D. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [329]-334) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Creating the AEF : A visit from Papa Joffre ; A nation at war ; The selection of General Pershing ; The Yanks arrive ; Organizing the AEF ; The supreme war council -- 2. Apprenticeship: the opening battles : Baptism of fire ; The calm before the storm ; Unified command at last! ; "I will not be coerced" ; The big red one at Cantigny ; The 2d division at Belleau Wood ; The Rock of the Marne ; Soissons: the turning point -- 3. The AEF fights independently: St. Mihiel and the Meuse-Argonne : St. Mihiel: dress rehearsal ; The race against time ; Montfaucon: ominous victory ; Argonne ; Feelers for peace ; First Army comes of age ; The windup ; The railroad car at Compiégne ; The end of the AEF -- Appendix : Mobilization
Control code
7559347
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xiv, 353 pages
Isbn
9780684863047
Lccn
2001023124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm45835619
  • (OCoLC)45835619

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