FIGHTING THE BOLSHEVIKS : The Russian War Memoir of Private First Class Donald E. Carey, U.S. Army, 1918-1919

By: Carey, Donald E. (Edited By: Neil G. Carey)

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(xvii) + 240pp., facsimile frontispiece, general area maps, plus an unpaginated b/white halftone plate section. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over firm black spine. Plain black boards undamaged. Leaves pristine. Pictorially-illustrated (author portrait on rear panel) loose-plastic protected dustjacket near fine. Most people, save for families and military historians, are unaware of a period in 1918-1919 during which 5,600 American soldiers and sailors fought Russian Bolshevik revolutionaries in Northern Russia and Siberia. They were destined to fight more than the determined Bolsheviks . . . This volume is condensed from the daily record maintained by 25-year-old Donald E. Carey. Contents include: Prelims., Chronology, 19 Chapters, Conclusion, Afterword. Book weight approx. 520g.

Title: FIGHTING THE BOLSHEVIKS : The Russian War Memoir of Private First Class Donald E. Carey, U.S. Army, 1918-1919

Author Name: Carey, Donald E. (Edited By: Neil G. Carey)

Categories: Military History, Military Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Novato, California, U.S.A., Presidio Press: 1997

ISBN Number: 0891416315

ISBN Number 13: 9780891416319

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 007716

Keywords: MEMOIRS, MILITARY, RUSSIAN REVOLUTION, AMERICAN SOLDIERS, PERSONAL NARRATIVES, CAREY, DONALD E., C. 1893-1945)