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Woodrow Wilson, champion of peace.

Ira Mothner

Woodrow Wilson, champion of peace.

by Ira Mothner

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilson, Woodrow, -- 1856-1924 -- Juvenile literature,
  • Presidents -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    A biography of the twenty-eighth President of the United States who, while still in office, won the Nobel Peace Prize for founding the League of Nations.

    Edition Notes

    j-61039

    GenreJuvenile literature
    SeriesImmortals of history
    The Physical Object
    Pagination152 p.
    Number of Pages152
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23251441M

      Woodrow Wilson, 28th President of the United States, is one of the most controversial characters of his era. His racial views, his view on peace and the post-war world, his decision to . Woodrow Wilson would complete his second successive term as president, the first Democrat to do so since Presbyterian Andrew Jackson in Widely remembered as a champion of international peace owing to his efforts on behalf of the League of Nations, his presidency has recently undergone increased scrutiny due to his role re-segregating the.

    The Woodrow Wilson Foundation was an educational non-profit created in , organized under the laws of New York, for the "perpetuation of Wilson's ideals" via periodic grants to worthy groups and individuals. Franklin D. Roosevelt was the chair of the group's governing National Committee, coordinating fundraising activity of parallel groups in each of the 48 states.   My great-aunts each lived nearly a century, one that was deeply influenced by President Woodrow Wilson. He won a war, lost a peace, and pushed .

    Woodrow Wilson. 28th President of the United States, from to President Woodrow Wilson was a early progressive who many called the "Father of the Progressive Movement" and who actively rejected what the founding fathers said and intended.   He was the champion of "self determination" and the author of the idealistic but doomed "Fourteen Points" – his vision of peace for Europe and his hope for .


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Woodrow Wilson, champion of peace by Ira Mothner Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Woodrow Wilson: champion of peace. [Ira Mothner] -- A biography of the twenty-eighth President of the United States who, while still in office, won the Nobel Peace Prize for founding the League of Nations.

Woodrow Wilson is a surprisingly difficult person to get to know. Even after navigating six biographies of Wilson totaling nearly 3, pages, he remains a study in contrasts and a difficult person to fully decipher. More than a few of his contemporaries noted he was distant and aloof, and yet his friends and family found him.

Woodrow Wilson: Revolution, War, and Peace by Arthur S. Link (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Cited by: (Reprint) Yearbook: Woodrow Wilson High School, Long Beach, California by Woodrow Wilson High School Yearbook Staff | May 1, Paperback. In April Woodrow Wilson, Woodrow Wilson of American democracy but also segregation; advocate for free trade and a new world order based on freedom and justice; thrust the United States into World War One in order to make the “world safe for democracy”—only to see his dreams for a liberal international system dissolve into chaos, bloodshed Reviews: Woodrow Wilson and the Lost Peace by Thomas A.

Bailey (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book Reviews: 3. Woodrow Wilson of History Woodrow Wilson Champion of Peace [Mothner, Ira] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Immortals of History Woodrow Wilson Champion of PeaceAuthor: Ira Mothner. The Papers of Woodrow Wilson, Vol August Novem by Woodrow Wilson it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating — published   As hostilities ended, Wilson became the international champion of those who hoped that "the war to end all wars" would be matched by an equally comprehensive peace.

It. This originally appeared in The Big Think on Septem One hundred years ago, at the end of a 10,mile speaking tour to promote the League of Nations, President.

The Moralist: Woodrow Wilson and the World He Made by Patricia O'Toole is a detailed history of Wilson's political career. OToole is the author of five books, including When Trumpets Call: Theodore Roosevelt after the White House, and The Five of Hearts: An Intimate Portrait of Henry Adams and His Friends, which was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and 4/5(43).

Wilson's addresses, messages, and speeches, the last to be completely written by the president himself, are considered among the finest by an American, and have been published and republished in various collections; see L. Turnbull, Woodrow Wilson: A Selected Bibliography of His Published Writings, Addresses, and Public Papers (, repr.

While he taught at Wesleyan University Professor Woodrow Wilson wrote and published The State in It was the first textbook ever written on comparative government, and many Wilson scholars and political scientists regard it as his best work.

Staunton Staunton, Virginia, was the birthplace of Woodrow Wilson. It is now a National Historic Site. WOODROW WILSON HIGH SCHOOL S.

Glasgow Dallas, TX () Woodrow Wilson, 28th president of the United States (–21), a scholar and statesman best remembered for his legislative accomplishments and his idealism.

Wilson led the U.S. into World War I and became the creator of the League of Nations, for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize for. Woodrow Wilson Biographical T homas Woodrow Wilson (Decem February 3, ) was born in Staunton, Virginia, to parents of a predominantly Scottish heritage. Since his father was a Presbyterian minister and his mother the daughter of a Presbyterian minister, Woodrow was raised in a pious and academic household.

Hal Brands is the Henry Kissinger Distinguished Professor of Global Affairs at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, a senior fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, and a Bloomberg Opinion s Edel is a senior fellow at the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney and previously served on the U.S.

Secretary. After the war Wilson became the world’s most ardent champion of liberal internationalism—a democratic new world order committed to peace, collective security, and free trade. With Wilson’s leadership, the governments at the Paris Peace Conference in founded the League of Nations, a federation of the world’s democracies.

A graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Arthur Stanley Link was a longtime historian specializing in Woodrow Wilson and the Progressive Era.

Link taught for most his career at Princeton University, with the exception of an year interval he spent at Northwestern University/5. Woodrow Wilson and the Lost Peace book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(1). A star book review. Patricia O'Toole's new biography 'The Moralist' arrives in wake of revisionist views of President Woodrow Wilson. things to do inside 7 easy cocktails 🍹 Secret.“Woodrow Wilson: A Biography” is John Milton Cooper, Jr.’s biography of the 28th president.

It was the Pulitzer Finalist in the Biography category. Cooper is Professor Emeritus at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the author of nearly a dozen books, including “The Warrior and the Priest,” his comparative biography /5().The first major biography of America’s twenty-eighth president in nearly two decades, from one of America’s foremost Woodrow Wilson scholars.A Democrat who reclaimed the White House after sixteen years of Republican administrations, Wilson was a transformative president—he helped create the regulatory bodies and legislation that prefigured FDR’s New Deal and would prove cen.