Browsed by
Category: World War I

The Spanish-American War. World War I. Part I (Audio

The Spanish-American War. World War I. Part I (Audio

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.62 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

History and Genealogy of Blue Hill, Maine From the record of the town’s annual meeting held “March 6, 1769”, we learn that it was “Voted that Joseph Wood, Jonathan ... James Beatson enlisted in the first days of the war in the Royal Scots and was an eyewitness to the first poison gas attack by the Germans in 1915. This lecture explores the political, military, and moral implications of President Truman's decision to use the new atomic bomb in hopes of forcing an early Japanese surrender.

...

Read More Read More

Trailing the Bolsheviki;: Twelve thousand miles with the

Trailing the Bolsheviki;: Twelve thousand miles with the

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.10 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

I bought half an airplane with another aspiring private pilot, Jasper Wright, and we alternated in the use of our tired old Piper Cub (underpowered, no brakes, tears in the fabric) and flew, flew, flew. Who wants to live under your dictatorships. don’t underestimate the west’s ability to fight back we have been fighting against insurmountable odds for a long time. Australia's fighting sons of the empire: portraits and biographies of Australians in the Great War (Perth: Palmer & Ashworth, 1919).

...

Read More Read More

Get Tough Stay Tough: Shaping the Canadian Corps 1914-1918

Get Tough Stay Tough: Shaping the Canadian Corps 1914-1918

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.28 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

A single convoy of 30 ships was almost as hard for a U-boat to locate than a single ship. The principal belligerents were the Axis powers— Germany, Italy, and Japan —and the Allies— France, Great Britain, the United States, the Soviet Union, and, to a lesser extent, China. The ministry said it raided an apartment in Cairo's Bassateen neighborhood UN peacekeeper killed, 8 wounded in north Mali attack: Attacks targeting a camp in northern Mali operated by the United Nations peacekeeping mission on Monday killed one soldier from Chad and wounded eight others, U.

...

Read More Read More

The peak of the load; the waiting months on the hilltop from

The peak of the load; the waiting months on the hilltop from

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.52 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

It contained a large number of records from military hospitals from both wars, but only a small fraction of all these documents ever created. These women and men were determined to advance modern technology, science, and political organization but equally set on finding ways to do it that were true to their own national traditions and aspirations. The communist party who barely fought the Japanese during WWII trying to rewrite history with lies — Dave Coulson (@cheesindave) September 3, 2015 While others looked to the future: @nytimesworld @alanwongw they want to be a strong army nation because they don't want Japan fight them again, lol — SEA United Front (@anndothuy78) September 3, 2015 Reactions from readers replying in Chinese varied widely, from nationalist sentiments of “I love my country” to “waste man power and money, disturbing the residents too much” to “all for peace.” Another person responded in Chinese with thoughts on the international leaders in attendance, saying all the foreign troops who were “joining in the parade are from dictatorships.” And in a lighter approach to the event, this reader just seems to like parades: @nytimesworld I like the St.

...

Read More Read More

Massacre at Passchendaele: The New Zealand Story

Massacre at Passchendaele: The New Zealand Story

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.34 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

As a result, he says, the US military rarely made maps more detailed than 1:250,000, and generally only did so for areas of special strategic interest. “The Soviets, on the other hand, were the global leaders in tank technology,” Forbes says. Alphonse Capone, famous mobster, World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Brooklyn, N. Even today, the US State Department uses them (among other sources) to place international boundary lines on official government maps.

...

Read More Read More

The Marne, 1914: The Opening of World War I and the Battle

The Marne, 1914: The Opening of World War I and the Battle

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.06 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The second Allied offensive on the Gustav Line was somewhat more successful than its predecessor, pushing the Germans to the Fuhrer-Senger line (p.115) Map 91. Consequently, President Bill Clinton in Operation Desert Fox increased American military presence in the Persian Gulf to 33,000 service people and American and British aircraft began sporadic air attacks on Iraqi military targets. The other side has Da-Nang Viet-Nam 1965-1966 engraved on the lower part of the body.

...

Read More Read More

1914-1918: The History of the First World War (Allen Lane

1914-1918: The History of the First World War (Allen Lane

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.54 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

These women and men were determined to advance modern technology, science, and political organization but equally set on finding ways to do it that were true to their own national traditions and aspirations. S. positions during the Cold War led Washington to ignore the abuses and megalomania characteristic of his regime. In 1967, President Johnson considered using nuclear weapons during the Arab-Israeli war and the Washington-Moscow hot line was used for the first time.

...

Read More Read More

At the Front in a Flivver

At the Front in a Flivver

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.17 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Why would a government hide things from its own people? to protect us? well fine job their. He even grew up wearing lederhosen in a German dance troupe. President Alfonso Portillo of the Guatemalan Republican Front (FRG) took office in January 2000 following a generally free and fair December 1999 runoff election. Photograph Source: Public Domain With the outbreak of hostilities, Germany sought to utilize the Schlieffen Plan which called for a quick victory against France so that troops could be moved east to fight Russia.

...

Read More Read More

62 Division Divisional Troops Royal Army Medical Corps 2/3

62 Division Divisional Troops Royal Army Medical Corps 2/3

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.72 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The original headlight had been trashed years before after batteries leaked acid. Although the precise numbers of deaths is impossible to determine and different sources believe in the accuracy of different numbers, these numbers are one set of figures for the number of deaths that occurred in World War Two. It dates to 1942-1945 and has Precision Made by Sherman Park Springfield Ill. There shall be In that rich earth a richer dust concealed; A dust whom England bore, shaped, made aware, A body of England's breathing English air, Washed by the rivers, blest by suns of home. ^5 [Footnote 5: "The Soldier," The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke (Canada: But this early idealism, this romantic conception of death in battle, gradually changed to one of war weariness and total futility.

...

Read More Read More

World War One: A Bare Bones History

World War One: A Bare Bones History

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.56 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Goddard examined those components as part of his work aiding the U. Equally significant are the recognizable intelligence failures evidenced by the absence of Axis unit information on key dates. S. military casualties, writing: "We could blow up a U. These include military presence in Cuba, Panama with the Panama Canal Zone, Haiti (1915–1935), Dominican Republic (1916–1924) and Nicaragua (1912–1925) & (1926–1933).

...

Read More Read More