By Ross F. Collins
Primary files from the area conflict I period deliver to existence the factors, occasions and outcomes of these tumultuous and violent years. diverse views supply a invaluable review of the various and infrequently advanced reactions by means of american citizens to Pre-war ecu politics, Archduke Ferdinand's assassination, the sinking of the Lusitania through a German submarine, the most important battles fought, and of the eventual and debatable access into the battle by way of the us, between others. should be a valued source for researchers trying to faucet into modern attitudes towards occasions lengthy gone.
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World War I: Primary Documents on Events from 1914 to 1919 (Debating Historical Issues in the Media of the Time) by Ross F. Collins