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Four Weeks in the Trenches

Four Weeks in the Trenches by Fritz Kreisler

A brief record of the fighting on the Eastern front in the great war by a participant in that great and terrible conflict

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by Fritz Kreisler

To My Dear Wife Harriet

The Best Friend Add Stanchest Comrade In All Circumstances Of Life I Dedicate This Little Book

In Humble Token Of Everlasting Gratitude And Devotion


This brief record of the fighting on the Eastern front in the great war is the outcome of a fortunate meeting.

The writer chanced to be dining with Mr. Kreisler soon after his arrival in this country, after his dismissal from the hospital where he recovered from his wound. For nearly two hours he listened, thrilled and moved, to the great violinist's modest, vivid narrative of his experiences and adventures. It seemed in the highest degree desirable that the American public should have an opportunity of reading this narrative from the pen of one in whose art so many of us take a profound interest. It also was apparent that since so little of an authentic nature had been heard from the Russo Austrian field of warfare, this story would prove an important contribution to the contemporary history of the war.

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Reviewer: - December 9, 2015
Great narration. Short, sweet, very interesting. Suprising accounts of peace, good will, and generosity on the front lines.

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