Five Days in October: The Lost Battalion of World War I

Five Days in October: The Lost Battalion of World War I

by Robert H. Ferrell


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826220738
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
Publication date: 01/05/2016
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 152
Sales rank: 538,103
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 14 Years

About the Author

Robert H. Ferrell is Professor Emeritus of History at Indiana University in Bloomington. He is the author or editor of numerous books, including Collapse at Meuse-Argonne: The Failure of the Missouri-Kansas Division and Meuse-Argonne Diary: A Divison Commander in World War I, both available from the University of Missouri Press. Ferrell resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Acknowledgments xi

1 Causes 1

2 October 2-3 12

3 October 4-5 29

4 The Gathering Solutions 43

5 October 6-7 57

6 Aftermath 78

Appendix 1 General Johnson's Protest 89

Appendix 2 General Johnson's Request for Relief 91

Appendix 3 Roster of the Lost Battalion 94

Notes 117

Sources 123

Index 127

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