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

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

Label
Five lieutenants : the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I
Title
Five lieutenants
Title remainder
the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I
Statement of responsibility
James Carl Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, James Carl
Dewey number
940.4/12730922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D639.E4
LC item number
H364 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Harvard University
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • World War, 1914-1918
Label
Five lieutenants : the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I, James Carl Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A rendezvous -- No place for a philosopher -- His death warrant -- The fiance -- 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
Control code
ocn778421705
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xi, 366 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312604233
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012016322
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)778421705
Label
Five lieutenants : the heartbreaking story of five Harvard men who led America to victory in World War I, James Carl Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A rendezvous -- No place for a philosopher -- His death warrant -- The fiance -- 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
Control code
ocn778421705
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
xi, 366 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780312604233
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012016322
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)778421705

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