The Last Days of Innocence
America at War, 1917-1918Book - 1997
n just 17 months, the U.S. federal government grew from one cog in the machinery of American life into a colossus. The Great War proved to be the gateway through which our grandparents passed from the relative innocence of the 19th century into our own troubled, uncertain era. The Last Days of Innocence combines archival material to present a fresh and modern evaluation of America's performance. Photos.
Publisher: New York : Random House, , ©1997
Edition: First edition
Branch Call Number: 940.373 Ha
Description: 573 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
From Library Staff
A fascinating coverage of America's entrance into World War I and the resulting changes in government, culture, and immigration.