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In the company of generals

the World War I diary of of Pierpont L. Stackpole

by Pierpont L. Stackpole

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Published by University of Missouri Press in Columbia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liggett, Hunter, -- 1857-1935 -- Military leadership,
  • Stackpole, Pierpont L. -- 1875-1936 -- Diaries,
  • United States. -- Army -- Officers -- Diaries,
  • United States. -- Army -- Organization -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States. -- Army -- History -- World War, 1914-1918,
  • United States. -- Army. -- Army, 1st -- History -- 20th century,
  • United States. -- Army. -- American Expeditionary Forces -- History,
  • Generals -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Command of troops -- History -- 20th century,
  • Argonne, Battle of the, France, 1918

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited with an introduction by Robert H. Ferrell.
    GenreDiaries
    ContributionsFerrell, Robert H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE745.L54 S73 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24116077M
    ISBN 109780826218704
    LC Control Number2009028219
    OCLC/WorldCa318878435

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