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The fighting first : the untold story of the Big Red One on D-Day

Author: Flint Whitlock
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. ; Oxford : Westview, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From acclaimed military historian Flint Whitlock, the untold story of the Big Red One, the heroic and infamous 1st Infantry Division, from its assault on Nazi forces at Omaha Beach, to the Battle of  Read more...

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Title: The fighting first : the untold story of the Big Red One on D-Day /
Database Name: WorldCat
All Authors / Contributors: Flint Whitlock
ISBN: 081334218X; 9780813342184; 0813343178; 9780813343174
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description: 400 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Flint Whitlock.
Genre/Form: History.
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American.
Year: 2004.
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. ; Oxford : Westview,
Standard Numbers: National Library: 006931842; National Library: 013195159
Class Descriptors: LC Class No.: D756.5.N6; Dewey No.: 940.541273
OCLC No.: 60371338
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"In giving the men of the 1st Infantry Division their long overdue D-Day accolade, Whitlock has captured the heroism and horror of combat in equal measure."

 
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