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Casualty of war

a childhood remembered

by Luisa Lang Owen

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Texas A&M University Press in College Station .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Yugoslavia,
  • Yugoslavia.
    • Subjects:
    • Owen, Luisa Lang, 1935-,
    • Germans -- Yugoslavia.,
    • Genocide -- Yugoslavia.,
    • Yugoslavia -- History -- 1945-1980.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. xxi-xxiv).

      Statementby Luisa Lang Owen ; foreword by Charles M. Barber.
      SeriesEastern European studies ;, no. 18, Eastern European studies (College Station, Tex.) ;, no. 18.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDR1305.O95 A3 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 299 p. :
      Number of Pages299
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553823M
      ISBN 101585442127
      LC Control Number2002006713

        Larry Sparks "Casualty of War" From his cd: The Last Suit You Wear Thank you to all our troops. We appreciate your service to our country, and realize the sacrifices that are made to . This list of wars by death toll includes death toll deaths of all deaths that are either directly or indirectly caused by war. These numbers usually include the deaths of military personnel which are the direct results of battle or other military wartime actions, as well as the wartime/war-related deaths of soldiers, which are the results of war-induced epidemics, famines, atrocities, genocide.

        "A Casualty of War is another masterful work in this series, and I cannot recommend it enough." -- "Todd's meticulous research illustrates the toll the war has taken on the battle-weary military as well as the nurses and doctors, the sacrifices of the residents, [and] the citizens' valiant struggle to maintain a sense of normalcy/5(K). A Casualty of War is a great book. You can read this book without having read any of the previous books. It's easy to get to know the characters and the stories in the books are stand-alone. stars I want to thank the publisher for providing me with a free copy through Edelweiss for an honest review! ()/5(16).

        From New York Times bestselling author Charles Todd comes a haunting tale that explores the impact of World War I on all who witnessed it officers, soldiers, doctors, and battlefield nurses like Bess Crawford.. Though the Great War is nearing its end, the fighting rages on. While waiting for transport back to her post, Bess Crawford meets Captain Alan Travis from the island of Barbados. In the aftermath of World War I, a surgical nurse tries to help a wounded officer who insists his cousin tried to kill him. As the Great War is winding down, Bess Crawford, a member of Queen Alexandra’s army nursing corps, meets handsome Capt. Alan Travis at a hospital in France.


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