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Woodrow Wilson's Right Hand: The Life of Colonel Edward M. House

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The importance of Colonel Edward M. House in twentieth-century American foreign policy is enormous: from 1913 to 1919 he served not only as intimate friend and chief political adviser to President Woodrow Wilson but also as national security adviser and senior diplomat. Yet the relationship between House and the president ended in a quarrel at the Paris peace conference of ...more
Paperback, 372 pages
Published July 29th 2008 by Yale University Press (first published 2006)
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Read this after Paris 1919. American politics is interesting that men without a mandate from the American people can become so powerful. Interesting comments about Edith Wilson.
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This book should be in everyones library who has an interest in Woodrow Wilson. The impact of this friendship and the ending of it may well have changed the course of the world.
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Godfrey Hodgson was a White House correspondent for a London newspaper with a desk in the Washington Post newsroom during the Kennedy and Johnson years. He has worked as a reporter for print and television throughout the United States and has written sixteen books, most dealing with people and issues in American politics. He taught at Oxford University and lives in Oxfordshire, U.K.
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