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Oliver P. Smith (1893–1977)

Edited by Hugh Rawson and Margaret Miner

in The Oxford Dictionary of American Quotations

Second edition

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780195168235
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780199891320
Oliver P. Smith  (1893–1977)

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Retreat, hell! We're only attacking in another direction.

Maj. Gen. Smith conducted an epic retreat when his 1st Marine Division,

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