First to Fight

First to Fight

Author: Henry Mihesuah

Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

ISBN: 0803232225

Category: History

Page: 103

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Documents the life of a Native American who grew up in Oklahoma, fought in post-World War II China as a U.S. Marine, relocated to California at the suggestion of a federal government program, and then returned home to Oklahoma to fight racism and revitalize the connections to his Comanche culture.
First to Fight
Language: en
Pages: 103
Authors: Henry Mihesuah
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-01-01 - Publisher: U of Nebraska Press

Documents the life of a Native American who grew up in Oklahoma, fought in post-World War II China as a U.S. Marine, relocated to California at the suggestion of a federal government program, and then returned home to Oklahoma to fight racism and revitalize the connections to his Comanche culture.
First to Fight
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Steven T. Tom
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Five weeks after the outbreak of World War I in the summer of 1914, American Kiffin Rockwell was on a ship for France. The United States would not join the war nearly three years, but Rockwell believed it was time to fight. In France, he joined the elite French Foreign
First to Fight
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Oscar E. Gilbert, Romain V. Cansière
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-19 - Publisher: Casemate Publishers

“An amazingly detailed account of the American Expeditionary Force at Belleau Wood in 1918” from the authors of Tanks in Hell (Books Monthly). “Retreat, hell! We just got here!” The words of Capt. Lloyd Williams at Belleau Wood in June 1918 entered United States Marine Corps legend, and the Marine
First to Fight
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Victor H. Krulak
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-03 - Publisher: Naval Institute Press

"Required Reading" Marine Corps Professional Reading Program Bluejacket Paperback Book Series In this riveting insider's chronicle, legendary Marine General "Brute" Krulak submits an unprecedented examination of U.S. Marines--their fights on the battlefield and off, their extraordinary esprit de corps. Deftly blending history with autobiography, action with analysis, and separating fact
First to Fight
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Roger Moorhouse
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-05 - Publisher: Random House

A new and definitive account of the German invasion of Poland that initiated WWII in 1939, written by a historian at the height of his abilities. 'Deeply researched, very well-written... This book will be the standard work on the subject for many years to come' - Andrew Roberts, author of