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The winter army : the World War II odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America's elite alpine warriors / Maurice Isserman.

Isserman, Maurice, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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1 current hold with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Princeton PL - Princeton 940.541 Iss (Text) 30890000733632 New Adult Materials Upper level Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781328871435
  • ISBN: 1328871436
  • Physical Description: xv, 318 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2019.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Origins, 1940-41: "Soldiers out of skiers" -- Training, 1942: "Ninety pounds of rucksack" -- Camp Hale, 1943: "Heaven and hell" -- Kiska, 1943: "This little expedition" -- Camp Hale and Camp Swift, 1944: "We'll be playing for keeps before long" -- Italy, December 23, 1944-February 18, 1945: "Still green" -- Italy, February 19-April 13, 1945: "Front line soldiers" -- Italy, April 14-May 3, 1945: "All those find  young men".
Summary, etc.:
"The epic story of the U.S. Army's 10th Mountain Division, whose elite soldiers broke the last line of German defenses in Italy's mountains in 1945, spearheading the Allied advance to the Alps and final victory."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: United States. Army. Mountain Division, 10th > History.
World War, 1939-1945 > Regimental histories > United States
Mountain troops > Training of > United States.
Skis and skiing > United States > History.
World War, 1939-1945 > Campaigns > Italy
World War, 1939-1945 > Mountain warfare.
Mountain warfare > History > 20th century.

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