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Woodrow Wilson (Profiles in Power)

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Most famous in Europe for his efforts to establish the League of Nations under US leadership at the end of the World War I, Woodrow Wilson stands as one of America's most influential and visionary presidents. A Democrat who pursued progressive domestic policies during his first term in office, he despised European colonialism and believed that the recipe for world peace wa ...more
Paperback, 265 pages
Published June 3rd 2002 by Longman Publishing Group
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Jul 28, 2012 Philip rated it it was ok
I really just had a tough time getting through this book. It was assigned for a history class of mine and I was looking forward to it but the writing is way too dense for me to enjoy. If you're looking for a technical and theoretical work on Woodrow Wilson and his leadership style then maybe check this out. If you're wanting an overview of Wilson/WWI that is at all *readable* then I'm sure there are much better options out there.
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John A. Thompson is Emeritus Reader in American History at the University of Cambridge. He is the author of Reformers and War: American Progressive Publicists and the First World War and Woodrow Wilson: A Profile in Power.
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