Bill Paley (mycroftca) wrote in 50bookchallenge,
Bill Paley

You know, it wouldn't be me if I didn't post something like this one, now and again:

Finished Osprey Campaign #177: Chateau Thierry & Belleau Wood 1918: America's Baptism of Fire on the Marne a couple days back...what a bloody mess that whole war was. What more can I say. I have a lot of interest in history, but two periods particularly disturb me, The American Civil War because I can't believe we ended up fighting ourselves, and WWI because of the stupidity that led them into the bloody trenches. Anyway, that's just my take on it.

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