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"German Casualties of the Seven Weeks' War (1866) and the Franco-Prussian War (1870-1871)," by Maralyn A. Wellauer, contains only 900 names. There were about 20,000 German and French casualties in the Franco-Prussian War. If half of them were German and half of the casualties in the book are from the 1870-71 conflict, chances of finding an ancestor are more than 20 to 1. Moreover, the book is so poorly printed that some pages are barely legible and a few pages can't be read at all. Purchase of this book would be ill-advised. Even at $15.95, including shipping and handling, it's a rip-off. Amazon Books could serve its potential customers better by warning in their on-line promotional material that this book contains only 900 names for both wars. Amazon also should insist that the book publishers, in this case Roots International, 3239 North 58th Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53216, send customers books that are readable.