The United States Enters World War I

The United States Enters World War I

by Sue Vander Hook

Hardcover(Library Binding)



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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781604539479
Publisher: Abdo Publishing
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Series: Essential Events Set 4 Series
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Prelude to War 6

Chapter 2 "Hell Cannot Be So Terrible" 14

Chapter 3 Entering the War 26

Chapter 4 On the Home Front 38

Chapter 5 Women and the War 48

Chapter 6 Turning Point 56

Chapter 7 Hundred Days Offensive 64

Chapter 8 The Bugler Played 76

Chapter 9 The War to End All Wars? 86

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Additional Resources 102

Glossary 104

Source Notes 106

Index 110

About the Author 112

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