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Woodrow Wilson, 28th president of the United States

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Published by Garrett Educational Corp. in Ada, Okla .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924.,
    • Presidents -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Presidents.

    • About the Edition

      Presents a biography of the statesman who grew up in the South during the Civil War and served as President of Princeton University, Governor of New Jersey, and President of the United States during World War I.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 117-118)

      Other titlesWoodrow Wilson, twenty-eighth president of the United States.
      StatementDavid R. Collins.
      SeriesPresidents of the United States
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE767 .C69 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 121 p. :
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2047350M
      ISBN 100944483186
      LC Control Number88024563
      OCLC/WorldCa18442370

      Inhe made a public appeal for "peace without victory". During the first Wilson term, Louis Brandeis was appointed the first Jewish member of the Supreme Woodrow Wilson Wilson's skill in foreign was tested when instability in the Mexican government was seen as threatening to American interests there. From the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette : "He brings nothing new to the conventional evaluation of Wilson the president for the best treatment, read John M. In he became President of Princeton and reorganized the curriculum and the undergraduate program; however the wealthy alumni and trustees defeated many of his proposed changes to the college. However, with the Lusitania, the continued harassment of American ships by German submarines, and the release of the Zimmerman TelegramAmerica would not be held back. In he married Ellen Louise Axson.

      He suffered a paralytic stroke while seeking American public support for the Treaty of Versailles Octoberand his incapacity, which lasted for the rest of his term of office, caused the worst crisis of presidential disability in American history. InWilson vetoed the National Prohibition Act or Volstead Actdesigned to enforce the 18th Amendment; however, his veto was overridden by Congress. Berg's likening of Wilson's life to biblical stages is overkill. During his second term the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.

      It provided banks with loans and helped smooth out business cycles. He saw it as an imperialistic conflict between European monarchs, and thought the United States should have no part in it. While still an undergraduate, he published a scholarly essay that compared the American government with the British parliamentary systema subject that he would develop further in his first book and apply in his own political career. An armistice was signed on November 11,


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Woodrow Wilson, 28th president of the United States by David R. Collins Download PDF Ebook

He was inaugurated on March 4, InWilson entered the country in World War One. After the war, he helped negotiate a peace treaty that included a plan for the League of Nations. Between andWilson studied law at the University of 28th president of the United States book.

Wilson responded by embarking upon a personal campaign to win public support for the League of Nations. Inhe was appointed President 28th president of the United States book Princeton University serving until Inthe Democrats nominated Wilson for president, selecting Thomas Marshallthe governor of Indianaas his vice presidential running mate.

Woodrow Wilson was an academic and politician who served as the two-term 28th president of the United States from to For example, the chapter "Passion," covering the debate in the Senate over the Treaty of Versaillesbegins with "And they spit upon him, and took the reed, and smote him on the head.

Political ambitions and university politics had transformed Wilson into a social Democrat, and he was tapped for the governorship of New Jersey in He was the last American president to travel to his inauguration ceremony in a horse-drawn carriage.

During this time, a revolution was occurring in Mexico. Perhaps it was his Southern upbringing or perhaps he was just a product of his times when racial inequality was considered normal by most Americans. The Allies won the war a year later. Two years later he went to Princetonwhere he quickly became the most popular and highest-paid faculty member.

Berg's diligent research and revelations about Wilson the man, the biography falls between two stools: too detailed to be introductory, yet not really definitive where it counts most.

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Nevertheless, he developed passionate interests in politics and literature. At Princeton he blossomed intellectually, reading widely, engaging in debate, and editing the college newspaper. Woodrow Wilson, one of 13 U. When the war was Woodrow Wilson, nearly a year and a half later, Americans were perceived as heroes.

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