By: Smith, Cornelius C., Jr. Foreword by Sen. Barry Goldwater.
Price: $15.00 USD
San Rafael, California, Presidio: 1977
Seller ID: 24794
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Very Good+
229 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H). B&w photographs, drawings (by the author). "Cornelius Cole Smith was above all else a professional soldier. His army career spanned thirty turbulent years, April 9, 1890 to April 9, 1920. He witnessed the transformation of the United States from a second-class military power prior to the Spanish-American War to the most powerful nation on earth after World War I. He participated in the final Indian campaigns, the brutal conquest of the Moros on the Philippine Islands and the birth pangs of the American Labor Movement. This varied career took 'Corney' Smith from th... View More...