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The Resource Sovereignty at sea : U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I, Rodney Carlisle ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith

Sovereignty at sea : U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I, Rodney Carlisle ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith

Label
Sovereignty at sea : U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I
Title
Sovereignty at sea
Title remainder
U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I
Statement of responsibility
Rodney Carlisle ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book demonstrates that, although President Woodrow Wilson worked to maintain United States neutrality during World War I, his administration's policies resulted in a decision by Germany to unleash unrestricted submarine warfare against all shipping bound for Britain, France, or Italy in the Atlantic
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carlisle, Rodney P
Dewey number
940.4/514
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D619
LC item number
.C29 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New perspectives on maritime history and nautical archaeology
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Merchant marine
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • HISTORY
  • Merchant marine
  • Military operations, Naval
  • Military operations, Naval
  • United States
  • Handelsschifffahrt
  • Kriegseintritt
  • Unterseebootkrieg
  • Weltkrieg
  • USA
Label
Sovereignty at sea : U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I, Rodney Carlisle ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The voyage of the Vigilancia -- From Falaba to Sussex -- The flag under fire: from Frye to Pass of Balmaha -- The flag under fire: from Leelanaw to Chemung -- Meetings at Pless Castle and on Pennsylvania Avenue -- Housatonic and Lyman M. Law -- A telegram, Algonquin, and an abdication -- The tipping-point ships: Vigilancia, City of Memphis, Illinois -- The agony of Woodrow Wilson -- Aztec, Missourian, Marguerite, and Congress -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Loss of the Healdton -- Appendix B. Casualty lists -- Appendix C. Table of ship losses
Control code
741611844
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040219
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741611844
Label
Sovereignty at sea : U.S. merchant ships and American entry into World War I, Rodney Carlisle ; foreword by James C. Bradford and Gene Allen Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The voyage of the Vigilancia -- From Falaba to Sussex -- The flag under fire: from Frye to Pass of Balmaha -- The flag under fire: from Leelanaw to Chemung -- Meetings at Pless Castle and on Pennsylvania Avenue -- Housatonic and Lyman M. Law -- A telegram, Algonquin, and an abdication -- The tipping-point ships: Vigilancia, City of Memphis, Illinois -- The agony of Woodrow Wilson -- Aztec, Missourian, Marguerite, and Congress -- Epilogue -- Appendix A. Loss of the Healdton -- Appendix B. Casualty lists -- Appendix C. Table of ship losses
Control code
741611844
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 232 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813040219
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741611844

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