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DOWNLOAD ☆ Currahee The title represents the battle cry and motto of the famous Screaming Eagles of the 101st Airborne Regiment as the. So how do you rate a war memoir Literary merit Hardly Consider there are numerous scenes in here that would have been considered over the top or unrealistic had you come across them in a fictional setting Problem is this really happened or at least there is no reason to doubt the book s claim to authenticity No dramatic flourishes here either it s a fact by fact straight as a razor recounting of events It is imperative that you read the introduction by Martin Blumenson since it sheds some light on one or two inconsistencies if you re the nit picking type taking into account that the author as a frontline soldier wasn t always aware of the bigger picture and is recounting events as he himself remembers them This is his truth and what a truth it isWhat this book sets out to do it does exceptionally well It s a snapshot from a paratrooper s point of view of those first chaotic hours of the invasion of France If ever you ve harboured some

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DOWNLOAD ☆ Currahee Appears in mass market for the first time Dwight D Eisenhower called this book a fascinating tale of personal comb. A very enjoyable Normandy WWII Memoir especially for those who really enjoyed Band of Brothers The author Donald Burgett was in the same Parachute Infantry Regiment just in a different Battalion and Company So his enlistment training and D Day memoirs cover much the same ground But the author s personality makes for vary different story although in most scrapes he s pretty much at another flank of the Easy Company guys These Airborne Memoirs begin to meld into a very vivid story I read this almost in one sittinga plane flight it s that goodIt s every American Para s story of D Day The drop zone mistakes the landing zone misses the water covering half the road on the men s maps The small groups gathering the muddled command and then the general playing havoc with the Germans You get to see all the training prove useful and the men grow through the experience of doing their jobs really well against strong odds When Burgett is wounded and e

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DOWNLOAD ☆ Currahee Y parachuted into Normandy in World War II This story told by a man who was there was first published in 1967 and. Currahee or As Eagle ScreamedI will never tire reading stories about the brave men and women of World War II although I have a soft spot for the 506th Regiment 101 Airborne Division This book series are memoirs from Donald Burgett a rifleman for A CompanyPart I in Burgett s series Currahee is his memories from basic training traveling over to Ireland to prepare for D Day jumping just behind the beaches of Normandy on D Day to a drop zone that was miles away from where the men were supposed to be dropped and then the fight for the area of Carentan France Every soldier s story is different One can never tire from reading these storiesBurgett had a few uniue situations In training camp he broke his leg on one of his first jumps causing him a few weeks delay although he was still able to catch up to the US D Day invasion Burgett found himself in many hedgerow skirmishes which were some of the most deadly fighting situations against the Germ


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    [Currahee] Free ´ Donald R. Burgett I never had the chance to talk to anyone who participated in D Day the Allied invasion of Normandy in World War II But having read this autobiographical account of Donald Burgett's experiences in the 101st Airborne Division I've come close Burgett writes this book as if you were his grandchild walked into his living room handed h

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    [Currahee] Free ´ Donald R. Burgett My first serious introduction to WWII read in 2015 John Keegan in The Second World War gives the reader an excellent and balanced one volume analysis of this crucial historical conflict At 500 plus pages it is not a short read However it is presented with a clear prose and provided me as a beginner enough material to understand the events

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  • Paperback
  • 202
  • Currahee
  • Donald R. Burgett
  • English
  • 10 September 2018
  • 9780440236306