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Citizen soldiers

the U.S. Army from the Normandy beaches to the Bulge to the surrender of Germany, June 7, 1944-May 7, 1945

by Ambrose, Stephen E.

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Western Front.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- History -- World War, 1939-1945,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- History -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 493-498) and index.

      StatementStephen E. Ambrose.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756 .A52 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination512 p. :
      Number of Pages512
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL677564M
      ISBN 100684815257
      LC Control Number97023876

      This is a good book to help you understand that wars are often fought, won, and lost by people you’d never expect could influence the process. My War Gone By, I Miss It So by Anthony Loyd. A British soldier turned journalist who craves combat like a drug addict is sent to report on the exploding crisis and genocide in Bosnia. Stephen E. Ambrose's " Citizen Soldiers" is a sequel to the story of the American fighting man in the European theater of operations begun in " D-Day," his acclaimed account of the Normandy.

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      Citizen Soldiers: The Liverpool Territorials in the First World War (Studies in the Social and Cultural History of Modern Warfare series) by Helen B. McCartney. The popular image of the British soldier in the First World War is of a passive victim, caught up in events beyond his . Read free book excerpt from Citizen Soldiers by Stephen Ambrose, page 1 of 6.


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It is biography of the US Army in the European Theater of Operations, and Ambrose again follows the individual characters of this noble, brutal, and tragic hotellewin.comed on: September 24, Jun 11,  · Citizen Soldiers opens at hours, June 7,on the Normandy beaches, and ends at hours, May 7,with the allied victory.

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Ambrose, bestselling author of Band of Brothers and D-Day, the inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U.S. army in northwest Europe from the day after D-Day until the end of the bitterest days of World War II/5.

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The popular image of the British soldier in the First World War is of a passive victim, caught up in events beyond his control, and isolated from civilian society.

This book offers a different vision of the soldier's experience of war/5(4). In this riveting account, historian Stephen Ambrose continues where he left off in his #1 bestseller D-Day.

Ambrose again follows the individual characters of this noble, brutal, and tragic war, from the high command down to the ordinary soldier, drawing on hundreds of interviews to re-create the war experience with startling clarity and immediacy.4/5(42). Citizen Soldiers is just about the most gripping account of the Second World War that I have ever read.

It is written with the art of a novelist, the clarity and immediacy of a journalist, and the meticulous intelligence of a sensible historian. Author Stephen Ambrose tells the story of the American foot soldier's experience in Europe.

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Stephen Ambrose Booklist Stephen Ambrose Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of Citizen Soldiers; This book picks up where Ambrose's bestseller about D-Day left off, taking the armies from the hedgerows of Normandy through the Battle of the Bulge to the liberation of Buchenwald and Dachau.

These questions led to a broad investigation of soldier motivation, which resulted in my book For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought In the Civil War. Over a period of several years of research, my wife and I read some 25, or more letters from soldiers, North and South, and another or so soldier's diaries.

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Sep 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Citizen Soldiers: The U. Army from book by Stephen E. Ambrose. Stephen E. Ambrose combines history and journalism to describe how American GIs battled their way to the Rhineland. He focuses on the combat experiences of ordinary Free shipping over $Cited by: Citizen Soldiers tells the story of the battles leading up to Germany's surrender through first hand accounts of the men who fought them.

It begins on June 7, (D-Day plus 1), and in many ways is a sequel to Ambrose's book, D-Day. Citizen Soldiers pays homage to the soldiers, junior officers and NCOs who landed on D-day or followed as replacements.

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Brand writes with the professional's knowledge of primary and secondary sources, but in an accessible style replete with sharp-eyed analyses and page-turning descriptions of Brand: Johns Hopkins University Press.

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Z. Sheppard Time Citizen Soldiers [is] a high point in Ambrose's long fascination with the nature of leaders and followers., Kyle SmithPeopleAmbrose proves once again he is a 5/5(6).From the bestselling author of "Undaunted Courage" and "D-Day", the definitive book on the most important day of World War II, comes the inspiring story of the ordinary men of the U.S.

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