Rendezvous with Death

The Americans Who Joined the Foreign Legion in 1914 to Fight for France and for Civilization
x-large
Author(s): David Hanna
Original Publish Date: Jun 20, 2016
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (7.97 hours)
Product Number: Z100117032
Released: Jun 20, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781515927785
Narrator/s: Joe Barrett
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
Please log in to view pricing

Description

Before America joined World War I, a small group of Americans volunteered for the French Foreign Legion to help defeat the Central Powers. Historian David Hanna profiles seven of these volunteers: a poet, an artist, a boxer, a stunt pilot, a college student, a veteran of the Spanish American War, and an advertising executive. All seven men were united in courage; and some, like poet Alan Seeger, paid the ultimate sacrifice. Before he was killed in battle, Seeger penned the immortal words that inspired this book's title: I've a rendezvous with Death At midnight in some flaming town, When Spring trips north again this year, And I to my pledged word am true, I shall not fail that rendezvous.

Bundle:

Please login to view pricing, or register now
Rendezvous with Death
Product Number: BX00052507
Product Number:DD25996
Product Number:Z100117032

This title is part of (or scheduled to be part of) the following subscriptions:

RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - US Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Higher Ed - Curriculum - Platinum Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Pub Library - Canada Collection
RBdigital Unlimited Audio - Higher Ed - Curriculum - Gold Collection

You can find this title in the following lists:

All formats/editions

CD
x-large
Author(s): David Hanna
Narrator(s): Joe Barrett
Product Number DD25996
Released: Jun 20, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781515907787
eBook
x-large
Author(s): David Hanna
Genre: History
Product Number EB00650919
Released: Jun 20, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Regnery History
ISBN: #9781621575443

Sign up for our email newsletter