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1st. ed. 325p. Maps. Photos. Written from his own experiences as commander of an elite Wurttemberg Mountain Battalion, a specialized assault unit of the German army. He covers operations in Belgium, France, the Argonne and the Vosges Mountains 1914-15. Then the Rumanian offensive of 1917 and the great offensive into Italy 1917 where his Bn was involved in very heavy fighting. It was for his small unit exploits in the Italian mountains that he won the Pour Le Merit. Jacket priced. Owner's bookplate. In mylar. Fine/Good Copy.