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Mitch Yockelson

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A military historian and archivist, Dr. Mitch Yockelson works for the National Archives and also teaches at Norwich University. He has written extensively on World War I and his latest book:  Forty-Seven Days: How Pershing's Warriors Came of Age to Defeat the German Army in World War I, was published by New American Library (NAL) in March 2016. Mitch has been featured in The New York Times, The Washington Post and The Los Angeles Times, and has appeared on PBS, “60 Minutes” and the History Channel.

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