Rated of 5
by Michael Reed Gone for Soldiers Book
I enjoyed the book, Gone for Soldiers by Jeff Shaara, because it helps to describe the Mexican War 1846-1848, under General Scott. I enjoy the sequence of events, from the landing of VeraCruz to the city of Mexico. I would like to see that this book be made into a movie, as Hollywood helped to put together movies from the books, "Gettyburg" and "Gods and Generals".
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