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A Record of the Officers, Enlisted Men and Nurses of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, in the World War, 1917-1918

By: N/A

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: X0739


This is a history of participation of the citizens of Lancaster County in the Great War. View more info

War on the Western Front - In the Trenches of World War I (General Military)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: OSPREY:

Seller ID: 032103


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United States Catholic Chaplains in the World War

By: Army and Navy Chaplains Ordinariate

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: A0801


When the US entered WWI on April 6, 1917, the whole of the regular Army and National Guard was immediately mobilized. Realizing that the great bulk of the new big Army was made up of men who had never been away from their homes and religious environments, the government issued a hurry call for chaplains of all denominations. Catholic priests in many of the larger Dioceses were quick to respond to the call. By the time the Armistice was signed, November 11, 1918, there we... View more info

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Good Americans: Italian and Jewish Immigrants During the First World War

By: Christopher M. Sterba

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 2003

Seller ID: 154887


Among the Americans who joined the ranks of the Doughboys fighting World War I were thousands of America's newest residents. Good Americans examines the contributions of Italian and Jewish immigrants, both on the homefront and overseas, in the Great War. While residing in strong, insular communities, both groups faced a barrage of demands to participate in a conflict that had been raging in their home countries for nearly three years. Italians and Jews "did their bit... View more info

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Two Years in the Kindergarten Unit in France, 1919-1921: Glimpses into the Life of a Teacher

By: Rachel Clark Neumann

Price: $12.95

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: N2160


“It was in 1917, when news of the First World War spread over our country, that the young people were eager to have a part in helping Europe overcome the Kaiser and Germany. It was then that my sister Marion joined the YWCA to serve overseas. My sister Ruth and I met in New York to help her pack and leave for England. We saw her sail down the harbor in a ship painted in broken lines for the purpose of camouflage. There would be enemy submarines to be evaded on the ocea... View more info

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To the Front and Back: A West Virginia Marine Fights World War I

By: Thomas Bryan McQuain

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: M3148


On April 6, 1917, the United States declared war on Germany and joined the conflict that had ignited in Europe in 1914. In all the cities and towns across the United States men enlisted for the Army, Navy, or Marine Corps.When Thomas Bryan McQuain volunteered for the Marines in 1918, he had never been more than twenty-five miles from home. He had never seen a big city, or even a train. At twenty-one years of age, he had been helping on the family farm near Troy, West Vir... View more info

The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of the First World War

By: William Philpott, Matthew Hughes

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 2005

Seller ID: 904340


The profound influence of World War I on politics and society is still felt today, yet it remains a greatly misunderstood conflict, shrouded in myths and misperceptions. In The Palgrave Concise Historical Atlas of the First World War Philpott and Hughes, leading historians of the conflict, draw on recent scholarship to present a clear introduction to the war. In fifty maps, accompanied by supporting text and statistical tables, they survey the main battles and political ... View more info