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The Marne, 1914

The Marne, 1914 by Holger H. Herwig
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Feb 08, 2011 | 432 Pages
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Praise

“Makes vivid the full tragedy of what the Marne set in motion.”—The Wall Street Journal
 
“A thoroughly informed panorama of the immense and bloody campaign that kicked off World War I.”—The Washington Times

“As fine an addition to scholarly World War I literature as has been seen in some time.”—Booklist

“[An] engrossing narrative . . . Herwig combines colorful evocations of the horrors of the fighting with a lucid operational history of the campaign.”—Publishers Weekly
 
“The commanders you’ll encounter in The Marne, 1914 aren’t familiar names to most people today, but their mistakes, fears and courage make them excellent dramatic characters.”—The Oregonian
 
“Meticulous research and solid writing.”—North County Times

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