World War I

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In the first two decades of the 20th century in the United States, the national mood changed radically from one of heady optimism to dissolution.

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“demonstrate[s] the war’s sheer and utter waste of life and resources even as the old mainland Europe monarchical order brought about its own demise.”

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“a worthwhile read. It will most certainly fascinate Dos Passos and Hemingway aficionados, as well as the casual literary biography enthusiast.”

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“A dramatic read, this work expounds in detail on critically important parts of American history that tragically have gone forgotten and unlearned.”

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“succeeds admirably in reexamining the battle of Gallipoli . . .”

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“. . . a book that conflates the emotional reactions elicited by the imagery with the thoughtfulness of well-written history.”

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“A highly readable account of a war Europe completely misjudged in terms of bloodshed and cost . . .”

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“Fourteen of the twenty people involved in these experiential accounts of WWI were in their twenties when the war broke out.