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by John Eisenhower
Pages: 368 pages
Publisher: Free Press; First Edition edition (June 4, 2001)
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Brigadier General John S. D. Eisenhower's "Yanks" (2002 paperback) presents the story of America's participation in the First World War (WW1).
Yanks illuminates how in part shaped World War II and all the American wars of the 20th century brilliantly organized exceptionally well-written. Eisenhower tells a great story and he tells it well. Brigadier General John S.
The Epic Story of the American Army in World War I. John s. eisenhower. with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower.
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The American involvement in WWI has been overshadowed by WWII and the veterans of WWI have been forgotten. They say Korea is the Forgotten War, but I would argue that one can make a stronger case that WWI is the United State's Forgotten War. The AEF was really only involved in the last five months of fighting (May - November 11, 1918), but those last months were as violent and hard fought as the earlier years of the war.
Fought far from home, World War I was nonetheless a stirring American adventure. John Eisenhower shows why they were wrong. The European Allies wished to plug the much-needed . But General John J. "Black Jack" Pershing, the indomitable commander of the AEF, determined that its troops would fight together, as a whole, in a truly American army. Only this force, he argued - not bolstered French or British units - could convince Germany that it was hopeless to fight on.
By John S. Eisenhower with Joanne Thompson Eisenhower. New York: The Free Press, 2001. The story of how America entered World War I is succinctly presented. The selection of General Pershing and the Army politics of the time make for a fascinating story.
Brigadier General John S. The book is well documented (with 26 pages of end notes, 5 pages of bibliography, 32 pages of black and white period photos and 16 maps). A Profesional's View of the War. By Thriftbooks. com User, March 11, 2002. The author provides a view of US participation in WWI from the standpoint of a profesional staff officer.
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John Sheldon Doud Eisenhower (August 3, 1922 – December 21, 2013) was a United States Army officer, diplomat, and military historian. Yanks: The Epic Story of the American Army in World War I. Simon and Schuster. General Ike: A Personal Reminiscence. The son of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, his decorated military career spanned from before, during, and after his father's presidency, and he would retire from active duty in 1963 and then altogether in 1974. From 1969 to 1971, he served as United States Ambassador to Belgium during the administration of President Richard Nixon, previously his father's Vice President.
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Fast-paced, lively, and engaging, Yanks illuminates the central role of the American army in turning the tide in the biggest war the world had ever known.
the stories of average soldiers. Fast-paced, lively, and engaging, Yanks illuminates the central role of the American army in turning the tide in the biggest war the world had ever known.