Woodrow Wilson and the lost peace by Thomas Andrew Bailey

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Published by The Macmillan company in New York .

Written in English

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  • United States.


  • Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924,
  • Treaty of Versailles (1919),
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States

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Book details

Statementby Thomas A. Bailey.
LC ClassificationsD643.A7 B3
The Physical Object
Paginationxii p., 1 l., 381 p.
Number of Pages381
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6466740M
LC Control Number44006237

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He was born in Virginia in He was the son of a Reverend and traveled quite a bit as a child with his family. He attended college at what is now Princeton University, studied law at the University of Virginia, and earned a Ph.D.

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Wilson taught his son Thomas Woodrow as much as he could during the Civil War when formal education had. Thirdly, the approach Woodrow Wilson had put forward at the Peace Conference was based on the mutual agreement between the states of the world to avoid any military confrontation in the future.

The final point which demanded for the creation of a world body to guarantee "political independence and territorial integrity to great and small states. Woodrow Wilson (), the 28th U.S. president, served in office from to and led America through World War I ().

Wilson was the creator of the League of Nations and, during. But the American people were one war short of accepting leadership in a world organization for peace. Professor Bailey has written such books as Woodrow Wilson and the Lost Peace, Woodrow Wilson, and the Great Betrayal, A Diplomatic History of the American People, and the recently published The American Pageant.

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Obviously, the 'won the war' statement is fairly cut and dry. The Treaty of Versailles is the treaty that actually ended the war on Novem The idea of losing the peace is slightly trickier.

The European nations on the winning side, particularly the French, wanted some sort of repayment from the Germans for the damage done during the.

F or two painful weeks he had prepared for this moment. Now, on Novemthe eve of the fifth anniversary of the Armistice that concluded World War I, Woodrow Wilson was ready to deliver a commemorative address by radio from the library of his brick home on S Street in Washington, D.C.

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Wilson (D) Huges (R) Appears that Wilson won by a majority, but the Electoral College makes it a very narrow victory. Wilson primarily used the fact that he's kept America out of the European war as his lobbying point.

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Preoccupied with home conditions, given over to the ""slump in idealism"", victims of Republican prejudice and partisanship, the people were indifferent to the.

Woodrow Wilson was America’s 28th president, serving for two was a professor of law at Princeton University, before going on to become president of the. In an adaptation from his new book, the author recounts Woodrow Wilson’s epic crusade to get America to support the League of Nations.

By A. Scott Ber g Photography by Jonathan Becke r.President Woodrow Wilson Bythe war had grown into a quasi-global conflict, verging on total war and completely unlike any conflict before it.

Wilson thought that the United States alone could shape an effective peace settlement because he believed that the combatants were politically and morally bankrupt.

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