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Abandoning American Neutrality : Woodrow Wilson and the Beginning of the Great War, August 1914 - December 1915

By: Floyd, M. Ryan.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013Description: 1 online resource (262 p.).ISBN: 9781137334121.Subject(s): Neutrality -- United States -- History -- 20th century | United States -- Foreign relations -- 1913-1921 | Wilson, Woodrow, -- 1856-1924 | World War, 1914-1918 -- Diplomatic history | World War, 1914-1918 -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Abandoning American Neutrality : Woodrow Wilson and the Beginning of the Great War, August 1914 - December 1915DDC classification: 940.32273 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook. Summary: During the first 18 months of World War I, Woodrow Wilson sought to maintain American neutrality, but as this carefully argued study shows, it was ultimately an unsustainable stance. The tension between Wilson's idealism and pragmatism ultimately drove him to abandon neutrality, paving the way for America's entrance into the war in 1917.
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During the first 18 months of World War I, Woodrow Wilson sought to maintain American neutrality, but as this carefully argued study shows, it was ultimately an unsustainable stance. The tension between Wilson's idealism and pragmatism ultimately drove him to abandon neutrality, paving the way for America's entrance into the war in 1917.

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<p>M. Ryan Floyd is Assistant Professor in the Department of History and Philosophy at Lander University, USA.</p>

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