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A Crossroads of Freedom: the 1912 Campaign Speeches of Woodrow Wilson

A Crossroads of Freedom: the 1912 Campaign Speeches of Woodrow Wilson

By John Wells Davidson

Yale University Press (for the Woodrow Wilson Foundation), 1956, 570 pp.

This contribution to the centennial brings together the full texts of nearly all of Wilson's major speeches, as well as sections of many minor ones, that he delivered in the 1912 campaign. Based largely on the shorthand notes of his campaign reporter, Charles L. Swem.