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soldier bird

Joseph O. Barrett

soldier bird

"Old Abe," the live war-eagle of Wisconsin, that served a three years" campaign in the Great Rebellion.

by Joseph O. Barrett

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Published by Atwood & Culver, 1876. in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wisconsin infantry. 8th regt., 1861-1865.,
    • Old Abe (Eagle),
    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Regimental histories -- Wisconsin Infantry -- 8th.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesOld Abe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE537.5 8th .B33
      The Physical Object
      Pagination128 p.
      Number of Pages128
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6238059M
      LC Control Number57051538
      OCLC/WorldCa4237218

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        Best known for his historical fiction and war writings, especially his soldier memoir, And We Go On (), Bird published more than twenty books and several hundred stories, including a handful of non-fiction works about the Maritimes. He also spent many years working in various Nova Scotia government departments, and served briefly as /5(3).   Courageous, resilient, and extraordinarily selfless, the men and women who fight for our freedom are America’s greatest heroes. The following military memoirs span decades and document a variety of military campaigns, from the Screaming Eagles’ airborne actions on D-Day and American Special Forces operations in Vietnam, to present-day engagements in Afghanistan and Iraq.

      Home > Books > Birdsong. Birdsong. Published: Hutchinson, ; Vintage, ; It gives a minute evocation of the daily life of the soldier, the horrific effects of wounds and gas, but also the intense friendships of men under pressure. In the summer, they move south to the Somme area and in a single arc of narrative the novel gives the. The Amazon #1 Bestseller Where the Birds Never Sing. Jack Sacco has paid his father and all those who have ever served this country the ultimate tribute. Where the Birds Never Sing is an honest, moving portrait of his father, an American soldier in World War II, who fought for everything that makes our nation great.. Thanks to men like Jack Sacco, Americans will never lack for stories of heroes.


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