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America's Forgotten Army - Charles Whiting

Sarpedon, 1999, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good - in Very Good DJ. Very slightly ruffled edges of DJ otherwise a very well presented copy.

Illustrated with B&W photographs. The Story of the U.S. Seventh. Here is the full tale in all its humanity and drama, from controversial personalities like George S. Patton, the Seventh's first commander, to a quiet kid from Texas named Audie Murphy, who became the most highly-decorated American soldier of the war. Here are the stories of the squabbling generals, the 'Can do!' captains, the green lieutenants, the stalwart non-coms and the average G.I.'s, who left home and family behind to fight fascism and bring a dictator to heel.


Size: 9¼" x 6¼". 216 pages.
£16.00