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To End All Wars: Woodrow Wilson and the Quest for a New World Order / Edition 1
     

To End All Wars: Woodrow Wilson and the Quest for a New World Order / Edition 1

by Thomas J. J. Knock, Thomas J. Knock
 

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ISBN-10: 0691001502

ISBN-13: 9780691001500

Pub. Date: 05/26/1995

Publisher: Princeton University Press

In his widely acclaimed To End All Wars, Thomas Knock provides an intriguing, often provocative narrative of Woodrow Wilson's epic quest for a new world order. The account follows Wilson's thought and diplomacy from his policy toward revolutionary Mexico, through his dramatic call for "Peace without Victory" in World War I, to the Senate's rejection of the

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In his widely acclaimed To End All Wars, Thomas Knock provides an intriguing, often provocative narrative of Woodrow Wilson's epic quest for a new world order. The account follows Wilson's thought and diplomacy from his policy toward revolutionary Mexico, through his dramatic call for "Peace without Victory" in World War I, to the Senate's rejection of the League of Nations. Throughout Knock explores the place of internationalism in American politics, sweeping away the old view that isolationism was the cause of Wilson's failure and revealing the role of competing visions of internationalism—conservative and progressive.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691001500
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
05/26/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1A Political Autobiography3
2Wilson and the Age of Socialist Inquiry15
3Searching for a New Diplomacy31
4The Political Origins of Progressive and Conservative Internationalism48
5The Turning Point70
6Raising a New Flag: The League and the Coalition of 191685
7"All the Texts of the Rights of Man": Manifestoes for Peace and War105
8"If the War Is Too Strong": The Travail of Progressive Internationalism and the Fourteen Points123
9Waiting for Wilson: The Wages of Delay and Repression148
10"The War Thus Comes to an End"167
11The Stern Covenanter194
12"A Practical Document and a Humane Document"210
13"The Thing Reaches the Depths of Tragedy"227
14Wilson's Fate246
Epilogue, Echoes from Pueblo271
Abbreviations277
Notes279
Bibliography341
Index359

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