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Joffre

Joseph Jacques C?saire . 1852-- 1931, French marshal. He commanded the French army (1914--16) and was largely responsible for the Allies' victory at the Marne (1914), which halted the German advance on Paris
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During the winter of 1914-1915, he created a tavola parolibera originally titled--Mountains + Valleys + Roads x Joffre, but also known with the alternative title After the Marne, Joffre Visited the Front in an Automobile (Apres la Marne, Joffre visita le front en auto).
The French hope was that an all-out attack on the main German forces could achieve a quick decision - partly because Joffre calculated that Germany would commit 20 divisions to the war against Russia in the east rather than the seven that they actually did," wrote James Joll and Gordon Mattel in their book The Origins of the First World War.
Above all, however unwillingly, Joffre came to understand the necessity for accepting a war of endurance.
29) True to their concept of offensive a outrance, the French Army led by Joffre attacked the Germans in Lorraine.
The EDS pipeline consists of 180 km of 12-inch diameter line which transports ethylene and interconnects NOVA Chemicals' Joffre petrochemical complex and Dow Chemical's Fort Saskatchewan petrochemical complex to industrial customers and storage facilities in Alberta.
The Joffre tree, the largest, measures 250 feet in height and has a 10-foot dbh; the nearby Pershing tree is a bit stouter at 12 feet in dbh and 225 feet tall.
Crown Prince and Joffre over their breakfasts ask how
Under the terms of the agreement, Williams will produce, for NOVA Chemicals, up to 17,000 barrels per day (bpd) of an ethane/ethylene mix which will be transported via the Joffre Feedstock Pipeline to NOVA Chemicals' Joffre, Alberta petrochemical facilities.
Contract notice: territory bischwiller - development of roads - district musicians and crossroads joffre / republic 67240 bischwiller
is providing a status update regarding the placement of the first well within the Joffre D3 Pool (the "Joffre Project") on production.
Scottish reporter Shelley Joffre investigates a pharmaceutical firm charged with misrepresenting information over production of its anti-depressants.
The company-wide agreement is the result of a successful pilot at NOVA Chemicals' Joffre, AB, manufacturing site.