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The artillery brigade landed in France and proceeded to Brittany for training. The British carpet-bombed several German cities (in part as retaliation to the bombing of London), and continued even after the strategic value of such bombings became debatable (e.g., the bombing of Dresden in 1945). This manuscript in it’s basic form is a volume of 948 biographies of prominent men and women, all leading citizens of Western Colorado. Washington quickly recognized Díaz and sent lawyer‐diplomat Henry L.

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Publisher: The Ivy Press (April 7, 2014)

ISBN: 1782401040

32 DIVISION 14 Infantry Brigade Headquarters : 1 January 1916 - 31 May 1916 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/2389)

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Tyneside Irish: 24th, 25th, 26th and 27th (Service) Battalions of Northumberland Fusiliers

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The Courage of Cowards: The Untold Stories of First World War Conscientious Objectors

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21 Division Divisional Troops 96 Brigade Royal Field Artillery: 10 September 1915 - 27 December 1916 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/2143/1)

3 DIVISION Headquarters, Branches and Services Adjutant and Quarter-Master General : 10 January 1918 - 31 December 1918 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/1389)

32 Division Divisional Troops 206 Field Company Royal Engineers: 22 November 1915 - 31 October 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/2383/1)

8 Division Divisional Troops 490 Field Company Royal Engineers: 19 December 1914 - 31 December 1916 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/1699)

Under the German shells,

Forty-Seven Days: How Pershing's Warriors Came of Age to Defeat the German Army in World War I

A Programmer's View of Computer Architecture: With Assembly Language Examples from the MIPS RISC Architecture

History of the First World War

With a Weapon and a Grin: Postcard Images of France's Black African Colonial Troops in WWI

My Lorraine Journal (1918)

The great push: an episode of the Great War

Forever England: The Countryside at War 1914-1918

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Young Lawrence: A Portrait of the Legend as a Young Man

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