The World War I Reader

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It's actually how you handle the profits of extortion, tax evasion, criminal conspiracy and huge quantities of drug money, how you get that into the white sector... Tom was a 4th degree Knight of Columbus and a member of the Maronite Catholic Order of St. We not only practiced rescue missions and patrols but, as the war progressed, actually performed them. He did not believe that heavy artillery and machine-guns could be overcome by massed infantry charges; artillery, he argued, could only be countered with artillery.

Pages: 416

Publisher: NYU Press (December 1, 2006)

ISBN: 0814758320

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