The Resource Mr. Wilson's war

Mr. Wilson's war

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Mr. Wilson's war
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Mr. Wilson's war
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eng
Summary
Beginning with the assassination of McKinley and ending with the defeat of the League of Nations by the United States Senate, the twenty-year period covered by John Dos Passos in this lucid and fascinating narrative changed the whole destiny of America. This is the story of the war we won and the peace we lost, told with a clear historical perspective and a warm interest in the remarkable people who guided the United States through one of the most crucial periods. Foremost in the cast of characters is Woodrow Wilson, the shy, brilliant, revered, and misunderstood "schoolmaster," whose administration was a complex of apparent contradictions. Wilson had almost no interest in foreign affairs when he was first elected, yet later, in proposing the League of Nations, he was to play a major role in international politics. During his first summer in office, without any previous experience in banking, he pushed through the Federal Reserve Bank Act, perhaps his most lasting contribution. Reelected in 1916 on the rallying cry, "He kept us out of war," he shortly found himself and his country inextricably involved in the European conflict
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Midwest
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1896-1970
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Dos Passos, John
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Read by David Drummond
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Drummond, David
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  • Wilson, Woodrow
  • League of Nations
  • Mainstream of America
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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adult
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Mr. Wilson's war
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digital storage
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier.
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spoken word
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  • spw
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rdacontent.
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MWT12306174
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1380 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781541451285
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
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digital.
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MWT12306174
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
12306174
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Mr. Wilson's war
Link
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12306174
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (1380 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781541451285
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT12306174
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
12306174
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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