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John R. Schindler

Full Name: John R. Schindler
Number of Works: 5
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ISBN: 0275972046, 9780275972042
Keywords: war, sacrifice, forgotten, isonzo
Pages: 440
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%

This is the first account in English of a much-overlooked, but important, First World War battlefront located in the mountains astride the border between Italy and the Austro-Hungarian Empire. Not well known in the West, the battles of Isonzo were nevertheless ferocious, and compiled a record of bloodletting that totaled over 1.75 million for both sides. In sharp contrast to claims that neither the Italian nor the Austrian armies were viable fighting forces, Schindler aims to bring the terrible sacrifices endured by both armies back to their rightful place in the history of 20th century Europe
ISBN: 0760333114, 9780760333112
Keywords: victory, strategy, covert, ida, defeating
Pages: 320
Published: 2009

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