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Smedley Butler

Military (30-Jul-1881 — 21-Jun-1940)


Hans Schmidt. Maverick Marine: General Smedley D. Butler and the Contradictions of American Military History. University Press of Kentucky. 1987. 292pp.

Lowell Thomas. Old Gimlet Eye: Adventures of Smedley D. Butler. New York: Farrar & Rinehart. 1933. 310pp.

Anne Cipriano Venzon (editor). General Smedley Darlington Butler: The Letters of a Leatherneck, 1898-1931. Praeger. 1992. 357pp.


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  6. Harper Encyclopedia of Military Biography (p.117)

  7. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.106)

  8. Concise Dictionary of American Biography (p.131)

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