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Democracy on trial in the world war

by William Backus Guitteau

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Published by Press of the Newell B. Newton company in [Toledo, O.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William Backus Guitteau.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD619 .G8
      The Physical Object
      Pagination23 p.
      Number of Pages23
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6607199M
      LC Control Number18008096
      OCLC/WorldCa3603080

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Others, like WW I veteran Joe Kurihari, arrested for leading a rebellion at the camp at. Reflecting on the importance of the Second World War as a means of restoring democracy, Churchill told the House of Commons: “At the bottom of all the tributes paid to democracy is the little man, walking into the little booth, with a little pencil, making a little cross on a.

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During wartime, a tension exists between freedom of speech and the demands for national security. During World War I, President Woodrow Wilson understood the importance of controlling the U.S.

wartime Read full review5/5(1). Japan had moved towards democracy during the Taishō period during the s, but it was under effective military rule in the years before and during World War II. The country adopted a new constitution during the postwar Allied occupation, with initial elections in The Disruption of American Democracy is a book published by American historian Roy Franklin Nichols inwhich won the Pulitzer Prize for History.

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