Protector and pacifier

Joffe, Josef
June 1994
U.S. News & World Report;6/13/94, Vol. 116 Issue 23, p59
Compares and contrasts the United States' role in World Wars I and II. The United States' role in WW I as the legendary lonesome cowboy--ride in, rid the town of evil, ride out--resulting in million-fold tragedy for Europe and America; Europe left to mercies of those who cherished neither democracy or peace; American GIs having to fight back into Europe a generation later; What this means to the descendants of Eisenhower's D-Day troops.


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