By A. B. Feuer
This heritage of the tenth Mountain department in the course of international conflict II makes a speciality of the private stories of the mountain troops who served in Alaska and Italy. Feuer conveys the reviews expressed by way of the veterans concerning the behavior of the campaigns—both the nice and the undesirable, without holds barred. Senator Bob Dole, who was once heavily wounded through the crusade, offers a foreword. This interesting account additionally finds the variations in education and approach from these hired by way of German ski troops of a similar era.
A choice of own photos, important maps, and a timeline let the reader to persist with the growth of the tenth in Italy. as well as strive against debts, readers will locate connection with the cruel realities of conflict, together with pleasant hearth, useless American squaddies used for goal perform, and the vengeful capturing of German prisoners.
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