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The Lusitania Disaster: An Episode in Modern Warfare and Diplomacy
The Lusitania Disaster: An Episode in Modern Warfare and Diplomacy
By Thomas A. Bailey and Paul B. Ryan
Free Press, 1975, 383 pp.

In a thorough and painstaking investigation of the major event which helped draw the United States into the First World War, a distinguished diplomatic historian and an American naval officer separate myth from fact and seek to determine what really happened.