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By the end of the day, 28 infantry battalions have crossed the river.
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Who”: In his own day, somewhere in our future, he decided to search for a time or for a society or for a physical condition which is ideal, and having found it, to stay there. He is thus an extension of the scientist who has opted out, but he has opted farther than ours can do, at the moment. The authorities of his own (or some other future) time are not concerned merely with the theft of an obsolete machine; they are seriously concerned to prevent his monkeying with time, because his secret intention, when he...
Pacific, Iwo Jima US Marines raise the American flag on the summit of Mount Suribachi in the south of the island.
The US Marines now have to turn north to clear the rest of the island.