Shamrock Battalion in the Great War

Shamrock Battalion in the Great War



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780826217103
Publisher: University of Missouri Press
Publication date: 03/28/2007
Pages: 152
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 14 Years

About the Author

James J. Cooke is Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Mississippi and lives in Oxford. He is the author of The Rainbow Division in the Great War, 1917-1919.

Table of Contents

Editor's Introduction     1
Notes on the Text     11
Author's Note     13
One of the Beginnings of the "Rainbow" Division     15
Through the Submarines     20
Tightening Belts for the Front     24
We Learn the Song of the Guns     34
Our First Fighting     39
In the Hospital     49
Before We Ride the German Storm     53
The "Rainbow" Dams the Flood     65
Through Hell at Chateau Thierry     73
In the Hospital Again     88
The "Million-Dollar Shoot"     95
The Last Great Push     106
God's Country Again     116
My Outfit     124
Bibliography     127
Index     131

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