Us Doughboy 1916-19
by Thomas Hoff and Adam Hook


Overview - Dedicated to the life of the average US soldier during World War I, this book follows the doughboy during the course of the war: from conscription, arrival at a training facility, transportation to Europe, and finally into combat in the trenches. The evolution of the US Army is discussed, and its organization, the tension between Pershing's desire for "open" warfare and the actual reality of trench warfare is examined in detail.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Dedicated to the life of the average US soldier during World War I, this book follows the doughboy during the course of the war: from conscription, arrival at a training facility, transportation to Europe, and finally into combat in the trenches. The evolution of the US Army is discussed, and its organization, the tension between Pershing's desire for "open" warfare and the actual reality of trench warfare is examined in detail. Appearance, equipment and weaponry of the American soldier are all featured, along with vivid descriptions of day-to-day experiences and the shock of combat on the front.


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  • ISBN-13: 9781841766768
  • ISBN-10: 1841766763
  • Publisher: Osprey Publishing (UK)
  • Publish Date: January 2005
  • Page Count: 64
  • Dimensions: 9.76 x 7.36 x 0.25 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.49 pounds

Series: Warrior #1

Related Categories

Books > History > Military - World War I
Books > History > Military - World War II
Books > History > Europe - General

 
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