The Guns Of August The Outbreak Of World War I Barbara W Tuchmans Great War Series Modern Library 100 Best Nonfiction Books -

the zimmermann telegram barbara w tuchman amazon com - the proud tower the pulitzer prize winning the guns of august and the zimmermann telegram comprise barbara w tuchman s classic histories of the first world war era in january 1917 the war in europe was at best a tragic standoff britain knew that all was lost unless the united states joined the war but president wilson was unshakable in his neutrality