The Zimmermann telegram

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Macmillan, 1966 - History - 244 pages
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The story of the German plan to bribe Mexico to attack the United States during World War I and its results.

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Good read on how the US ended up in World War I. Book revolves around Germany's shenanigans in trying to get Mexico and Japan to invade the US, in order to keep US resources out of Europe. It was ... Read full review

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This is an excellent little book - very well written and packed with information about the lead up to the entrance of the US into WWI. The centerpiece is the Zimmerman Telegram - Germany's proposal to ... Read full review

Contents

A Telegram Waylaid
3
The Clever Kaiser and the Yellow Peril
25
Seize the Customs House at Once
39
Copyright

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