U.S. History

The Illusion of Victory: America in World War I

Thomas Fleming

About the Program

Author Thomas Fleming talked about his book, "The Illusion of Victory: America in World War I" to an audience at the Cato Institute in Washington, DC. The book addresses American involvement in World War I as told more specifically through President Woodrow Wilson. The author tells of Wilson's role in the Treaty of Versailles, national wartime propaganda, and the creation of the League of Nations.

About the Authors

Thomas Fleming

Thomas Fleming is the author of numerous books of fiction and nonfiction, including recently "The New Dealers' War"," Duel: Alexander Hamilton"," Aaron Burr and the Future of America, Liberty!", "The American Revolution", "Bunker Hill", and "Now We Are Enemies." He has also authored biographies on George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, and Benjamin Franklin. Mr. Fleming's book, "The Illusion of Victory: America in World War I", focuses on the presidency of Woodrow Wilson.
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Past Airings

  • Sunday, September 7th at 1:02am (ET)
  • Saturday, August 9th at 6pm (ET)
  • Sunday, August 3rd at 3:59pm (ET)
  • Sunday, July 27th at 10am (ET)
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