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Armistice day an anthology of the best prose and verse on patriotism, the great war, the armistice--its history, observance, spirit and significance: victory, the unknown soldier and his brothers and peace. With fictioin, drama, pageantry and programs for Armistice day observance by A. P. Sanford

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English


  • Veterans Day,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Poetry

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Statementcompiled and ed. by A. P. Sanford and Robert Haven Schauffler.
SeriesOur American holidays
ContributionsSchauffler, Robert Haven, 1879-1964.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 457 p. :
Number of Pages457
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23264963M

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Armistice Day Blizzard. The Armistice Day Blizzard (or the Armistice Day Storm) took place in the Midwest region of the United States on November Areas affected: Midwestern United States.   On Armistice Day , the anniversary of his daughter's suicide, David Toback, a kosher butcher living on New York's Lower East Side, began to write his memoirs of coming of age and self-discovery in tsarist Russia. These memoirs culminate in Pages: Armistice Day (subtitled Live at the Domain, Sydney) is a live album by Australian rock band Midnight majority of the album was recorded live at The Domain in Sydney, Australia on 11 November ; also known as Armistice Day, with three tracks recorded at Sidney Myer Music Bowl in Melbourne on 6 and 8 November and three more tracks recorded at The Genre: Rock.   Published to coincide with the centennial of Armistice Day on Novem the book tells the stories of five veterans from World War II through the Iraq War. All have dealt with the trauma of war and all have become lifelong peace advocates.