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By James H. Willbanks

This e-book gains the tales of 2 hundred heroic members presented the Medal of Honor for his or her individual army carrier whereas combating for his or her state, from the Civil warfare to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.

• offers 2 hundred biographical essays of Medal of Honor recipients and 10 sidebars with additional info concerning the Medal of Honor and its recipients

• includes contributions from greater than 50 wonderful students and historians

• contains a entire alphabetical directory of people who've bought the nation's maximum army award for valor

• an in depth bibliography offers extra resources

• subject finders make it effortless to spot entries from a specific warfare, domestic kingdom, or department of service

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