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By Christopher Kelly

ISBN-10: 0692767894

ISBN-13: 9780692767894

in the summertime of 1914, Thomas Tileston Wells, a brand new York attorney, traveled via Europe along with his spouse and young children. yet what begun as an idyllic summer season holiday descended right into a nightmare as Europe’s armies all started mobilizing for the devastating First international struggle. Wells’s memoir, released in complete for the 1st time, immerses the reader within the bygone period of luxurious cruise ships and top quality eating vehicles – after which bears witness to the shattering starting of the “war to finish all wars.” Wells’s memoir uncorks a century-old message in a bottle, with studies of assignation, monetary situation, and battle which are startlingly familiar.

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