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The American Expeditionary Force in World War I : A Statistical History, 1917-1919

By: Clark, George B.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2013Description: 1 online resource (367 p.).ISBN: 9781476612201.Subject(s): United States. Army. American Expeditionary Forces -- Statistics | World War, 1914-1918 -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: The American Expeditionary Force in World War I : A Statistical History, 1917-1919DDC classification: 940.4/1273 | 940.41273 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Introduction; Part I: The American Expeditionary Force at War; The Beginnings of the United States' Involvement; Battles in Which the American Divisions Participated; Statistics of the Meuse-Argonne Battle; Conclusion; A Summary of American Participation in the War; Part II: Statistics of American Divisions in France; Appendix: AEF Units Cited by the French High Command; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary: In April 1917, the United States ended its nonintervention policy and entered World War I as an ""Associated Power"" to aid the Allies in their fight against the Central Powers. The American Expeditionary Force, fighting alongside French and British troops, provided vital manpower on the Western Front during the Aisne Offensive and participated in major actions in the Saint-Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne offensives that turned the tide late in the war. This volume offers the first comprehensive statistical history of the American Expeditionary Force, supplying fascinating details often omitted from
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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; List of Abbreviations; Preface; Introduction; Part I: The American Expeditionary Force at War; The Beginnings of the United States' Involvement; Battles in Which the American Divisions Participated; Statistics of the Meuse-Argonne Battle; Conclusion; A Summary of American Participation in the War; Part II: Statistics of American Divisions in France; Appendix: AEF Units Cited by the French High Command; Notes; Bibliography; Index

In April 1917, the United States ended its nonintervention policy and entered World War I as an ""Associated Power"" to aid the Allies in their fight against the Central Powers. The American Expeditionary Force, fighting alongside French and British troops, provided vital manpower on the Western Front during the Aisne Offensive and participated in major actions in the Saint-Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne offensives that turned the tide late in the war. This volume offers the first comprehensive statistical history of the American Expeditionary Force, supplying fascinating details often omitted from

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George B. Clark is a former Marine & respected military historian. He lives in Pike, New Hampshire, where he is the proprietor of The Brass Hat, an antiquarian bookstore specializing in military & Marine Corps history. His published works include the critically acclaimed "Devil Dogs: Fighting Marines of World War I". <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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