America in World War I: The Story and Photographs

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Although America entered the war relatively late, it played a critical role in tipping the scales against Germany and its allies and in shaping the war’s aftermath. The book’s hundreds of photos tell the stories of the U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen, politicians, and citizens on the home front who helped the Allies win the war. Donald Goldstein and Harry Maihafer have produced a vivid account of the war that forever altered the destinies of America and Europe.

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Overview

Although America entered the war relatively late, it played a critical role in tipping the scales against Germany and its allies and in shaping the war’s aftermath. The book’s hundreds of photos tell the stories of the U.S. soldiers, sailors, airmen, politicians, and citizens on the home front who helped the Allies win the war. Donald Goldstein and Harry Maihafer have produced a vivid account of the war that forever altered the destinies of America and Europe.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781574883909
  • Publisher: Potomac Books, Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/31/2003
  • Series: America Goes to War Illustrated Series
  • Edition description: 1ST
  • Pages: 208
  • Product dimensions: 8.72 (w) x 11.22 (h) x 0.64 (d)

Meet the Author

Donald M. Goldstein is a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant colonel, a professor of public and international affairs, and a best-selling author. He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Table of Contents

Maps vii
Preface ix
Introduction xi
1 Europe Ablaze 1
2 America Enters the Ring 17
3 The War at Sea 31
4 Getting the Boys "Over There" 41
5 Training in France 53
6 The Tools of War 71
7 Yanks in the Trenches 87
8 The Home Front 103
9 The Crucial Months: March-July 1918 113
10 The Air War 127
11 Meuse-Argonne, the Final Push: August-November 1918 139
12 The Aftermath 155
Chronology 165
Selected Bibliography 167
Index 169
About the Authors 173
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