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A Good Idea of Hell: Letters from a Chasseur à Pied (Texas A & M University Military History Series #83)

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Echoing from the mountainous Vosges front of World War I come the rare accounts of an elite French foot soldier—a chasseur à pied. Robert Pellissier, born in France in 1882, had grown up in the United States and was teaching at Stanford when the Great War broke out in his homeland. Returning as a volunteer, he saw uninterrupted months of trench warfare in the Vosges mounta ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published April 24th 2003 by Texas A University Press
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