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JefferySmith
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Post by JefferySmith » February 6th, 2020, 8:58 pm

Stories of the Ships by Lewis Freeman (1878 - 1960).


While most associate the "Great War" with trenches, barbed wire, machine guns, and poison gas, ships played roles in the military at the beginning of the 20th century. Stories of the Ships is a collection of accounts described in the first person by those who fought battles on the sea during World War I. It gives the listener a more complete account of the conflicts that defined the most costly war in history. ( Jeffery Smith)
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    Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/War & Military; *Non-fiction/History /Modern (20th C)

    Keywords that describe the book: ships, WWI, war, military, navy

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Post by craigdav1 » February 6th, 2020, 9:14 pm

MW coming up.

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Post by JefferySmith » February 6th, 2020, 9:14 pm

You are FAST! Thanks much!

Jeffery
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Post by craigdav1 » February 6th, 2020, 9:33 pm

Let me know if any changes are needed.

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Post by JefferySmith » February 6th, 2020, 9:39 pm

Got it. Will do.
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Post by craigdav1 » February 7th, 2020, 4:16 pm

Moving to the Going Solo forum.

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Post by JefferySmith » February 7th, 2020, 4:20 pm

Got it. Thanks!
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