Tricolor Over The Sahara

Tricolor Over The Sahara

by Edward L. Bimberg

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780313316548
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/30/2002
Series: Contributions in Military Studies Series
Pages: 152
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.38(d)
Lexile: 1310L (what's this?)

About the Author

EDWARD L. BIMBERG is an independent researcher. He entered Federal service with the National Guard cavalry regiment just prior to World War II. Five years later, after serving overseas in North Africa, Corsica, and Italy, he returned to civilian life, working as an advertising copywriter and penning free-lance articles on military and equestrian subjects. For the past 30 years he has owned a series of riding schools in New Jersey, while continuing to pursue his writing. He is the author of The Moroccan Goums: Tribal Warriors in a Modern War (Greenwood, 1999).

Table of Contents

Introduction

The Desert Before

The Stirrings of War

Combat—Mourzouk and Koufra

The Ghost Raiders

On to Tunis

Enter, the Legion

The Western Desert

Looking Back

Epilogue

Appendix: Uniforms

Glossary

Selected Bibliography

Index

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