World War I Battlefield Companion (Book)

World War I Battlefield Companion (Book)
Title:
World War I Battlefield Companion (Book)
Agency Publisher: 
Format:
Spiral-bound
USA Price: 
Stock:
Backordered
GPO Stock Number:
052-088-00002-0
ISBN:
9780160947810
Description

This World War I Battlefield Companion follows the agency’s tradition of telling the story of the American Expeditionary Forces of World War I. This centennial year will witness commemorations and memorial ceremonies at American historical sites throughout Europe.

This battlefield companion serves as a guide, so travelers will be able to find their way to key American battle sites and cemeteries. It will give them a better understanding of the history behind the monuments and memorials.

Table of Contents

 Introduction

1918: The American Expeditionary Forces Go To War

Cantigny: Baptism of Fire

Chateau-Thierry & Belleau Wood: Defense of the Marne

The Aisne-Marne Offensive: Going on the Attack

St. Mihiel Salient: The American First Army Tested

The Somme: Breaking the Hindenburg Line

American Expeditionary Forces in Belgium: Operations in Flanders

Willing Patriots: Soldiers of Color in the American Expeditionary Forces

Meuse-Argonne Offensive I: H-Hour to Montfaucon

Meuse-Argonne Offensive II: Montfaucon to Romagne

Heroes of the Argonne Forest: The Lost Battalion; 368th Infantry; Sergeant York

American Expeditionary Forces Farther Afield: Operations in Italy and Russia

Sustaining the American Expeditionary Forces: Support for the Fight

Paris: City of Light

American Women in the Great War: They Also Served

Remembering Their Sacrifices: The AEF Memorial in Pershing Park

Audience

Travelers will be able to find their way to key American battle sites and cemeteries

Product Details

Availability Details:
Backordered
USA Price:
$38.00
International Price:
$53.20
Publisher:
American Battlefield Monuments Commission, www.ambc.gov
Key Phrases:
  • American Expeditionary Forces
  • World War I
  • Military History
  • Army History
  • Europe
  • France
  • Belgium
Weight:
1.3125
Quantity Price:
Discount
Cover:
Paper
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
09/18/2018
Last Status Update:
01/10/2019
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