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War behind the lines

Wallace B. Black

War behind the lines

by Wallace B. Black

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Published by Crestwood House, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Europe -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements.

    • About the Edition

      Describes the work of World War II resistance fighters and their struggle against Nazi invaders behind the scenes in France, Greece, Norway, and other countries.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Wallace B. Black and Jean F. Blashfield.
      SeriesWorld War II 50th anniversary
      ContributionsBlashfield, Jean F.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD802.E9 B57 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination48 p. :
      Number of Pages48
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1559795M
      ISBN 100896865649
      LC Control Number91040866
      OCLC/WorldCa24871724

      Behind the Lines: Olmsted at War. During the Civil War, Frederick Law Olmsted left landscape design behind to help create the U.S. Sanitary Commission World War II Magazine. A chilling excerpt from the final book in Rick Atkinson's Liberation Trilogy Ask Mr. History, Gear. Behind the Front Lines of the Civil War: Political Parties and Social Movements in Russia, What emerges “behind the front lines” is a picture of how diverse forces—Cossacks, Ukrainians This book has important contemporary implications as the world again asks an old question: Can Russian statehood prevail over local.

      This is the story of special operations in the second world war as it has never been told before--directly by those who took part. Compiled by Russell Miller from interviews, diaries, letters and contemporaneous first-person accounts--many unpublished until now--the oral history in Behind the Lines follows the adventures of the courageous men and women who volunteered for service with the Cited by: 4.   Behind the Lines is W. E. B. Griffin's powerful novel of World War II — and the courage, patriotism, and sacrifice of those who fought it. By , the Japanese have routed the outnumbered American forces and conquered the Philippines. But deep in the island jungles, the combat : Penguin Publishing Group.

      When the war started, Blacks were largely excluded from military service With the Emancipation Proclamation, Black enlistment rapidly expanded; some were organized into fighting units, Such as the 54th Massachusetts Infantry under Lt. Col. Robert Shaw Most, however, were assigned menial tasks behind the lines digging trenches and transporting water.   A Marine private tries out a skateboard sent from home. Soldiers behind the lines often had lots of downtime. (Sgt. Licciardi/U.S. Marine Corps/National Archives) John Winter recently posted this article on Facebook within the group: Vietnam Memories: Past/Present - I've copied it here for you to read. One thing I disagree with right off the back.


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