The French Foreign Legion
Barnes & Noble Books, 1995 - 179 pages
No military force in history has so vividly succeeded in stirring men's minds and imagination as the French Foreign Legion; no force has been invested with such a wealth of charisma. If ever there was romance in war, theen the foreign Legion has epitomized it.
26 pages matching action in this book
Results 1-3 of 26
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
22 other sections not shown
13th Demi-Brigade Aage action Algeria Algiers American Arab asked attack barracks battle bayonet became Belgian Berbers Blanc British brothel brutality cafard Camerone campaign captain captured casualties cavalry Colonel command comrades corporal corps Dahomey Danjou dead desert Dien Bien Phu discipline Druse enemy enlisted fighting force fire flag fought France French Army French Foreign Legion French troops garrison German Giap girls held honour hundred Indo-China joined the Legion jungle Kabylia kepi killed Klems Legion battalion Legion lost Legion officers Legion regiments Legion units legionnaires lieutenant live Loehndorff lost machine-guns Maire Marshal Meknes Mexican military Moroccan Morocco Mountains naires never night North Africa ordered P. C. Wren Paris patrol Pechkoff prisoners punishment ranks recruiting Riff rifle Rollet Russian Saint-Arnaud Salan sent sentry sergeant Sidi Bel-Abbes soldiers song sous-officiers Spanish thousand told took Viet Minh wanted white kepi women wounded