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The Lusitania : the life, loss, and legacy of an ocean legend

Author: Daniel Allen Butler
Publisher: Mechanicsburg, PA : Stackpole Books, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Answers questions that have haunted the wreck for eighty-five years, while presenting the context of the disaster in a new light. Intead of being the single incident most responsible for the United States' entry into World War I, he illustrates how by the time America declared war on Germany, the sinking of the Lusitania had become just one more item on a list of German provocations that drove the United States  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Allen Butler
ISBN: 0811709892 9780811709897
OCLC Number: 45248182
Description: xii, 291 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Daniel Allen Butler.
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"Answers questions that have haunted the wreck for eighty-five years, while presenting the context of the disaster in a new light. Intead of being the single incident most responsible for the United States' entry into World War I, he illustrates how by the time America declared war on Germany, the sinking of the Lusitania had become just one more item on a list of German provocations that drove the United States into a war she did not want."--Jacket.

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