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Five lieutenants : the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I / James Carl Nelson.

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Waterloo-Grant Twp PL - Waterloo 940.4 NEL (Text) 30090000659842 Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780312604233
  • ISBN: 0312604238
  • Physical Description: xi, 366 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [347]-353) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Bill Morgan -- Richard Newhall -- George Haydock -- Alexander McKinlock -- George Redwood.
A rendezvous -- No place for a philosopher -- His death warrant -- The fiancé -- Why don't we attack -- Be astonished -- Chasing the Indians -- The possibilities -- Damn this war -- Don't worry -- A man's job -- A most perfect friendship -- At the circus -- Orders is orders -- A very present existence -- A cold business -- The day before -- Don't tell him -- So much easier just to die -- As if he were still alive -- There was a war.
Summary, etc.: Documents the stories of five young Harvard students who met different fates while serving in World War I, drawing on uncensored letters and memoirs to illuminate the impact of the conflict on the educated class of soldiers.
Subject: Morgan, William Otho Potwin.
Newhall, Richard Ager.
Haydock, George Guest.
McKinlock, Alexander.
Redwood, George Buchanan.
World War, 1914-1918 > Biography.
Harvard University > Biography.
United States. Army > Officers > Biography.
Soldiers > United States > Biography.
World War, 1914-1918 > Campaigns.
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