Heroes of the Argonne: An Authentic History of the Thirty-fifth Division

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Page 34 - Monsieur." The soldier would pay the five francs and leave. The reason the French paid no more than two francs for eggs was because Mere Blanc knew they would pay no more. The Americans paid five francs because Mere Blanc knew that if he wanted them bad enough he would pay ten.
Page 120 - Thirty-fifth during its five days' fighting was ten kilometres, or six and onequarter miles. The farthest advance had been 300 metres north of Exermont, or to a point seven and three-quarters miles from where the jump-off had been made near Vauqois Hill the morning of September 26. the damage in their power and then jump from behind them with "Kamerad" on their lips received only the just share of mercy.
Page 71 - When the artillery preparation began at 2:30 o'clock, it was as if that part of the world had been seized by the scruff of the neck and was in for the shaking of a lifetime.

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