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Course of Our Times, The; Woodrow Wilson And The Treaties


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Series
Course of Our Times, The
Program
Woodrow Wilson And The Treaties
Program Number

3

Series Description

Historical survey hosted by Abram Sachar, Brandeis University. Series release date: 1973

Program Description

“Woodrow Wilson’s Presidency fell in the period when the old world came apart. He moved the U. S. from a haughty self righteous isolationism into the intervention that brought victory to the Allies. He then worked desperately to establish a League of Nations as the internationally respected force to prevent wars that wore now too all encompassing to be permitted. No country could again ‘have its little war in peace’. But the combination of personal frailties, crippling illness and, above all, the implacable unwillingness to modify unrestrained sovereignty, defeated the League and sowed the seeds for the wars of the future.”

Duration

00:30:00

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Educational
Topics
History
Citation
Chicago: “Course of Our Times, The; Woodrow Wilson And The Treaties,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_662E780846C24DBFA1AF748D031D9D3C.
MLA: “Course of Our Times, The; Woodrow Wilson And The Treaties.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_662E780846C24DBFA1AF748D031D9D3C>.
APA: Course of Our Times, The; Woodrow Wilson And The Treaties. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_662E780846C24DBFA1AF748D031D9D3C
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