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The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in Wwi

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"When war broke out in Europe in August 1914, the new German luxury ocean liner SS Vaterland was interned in New York Harbor, where it remained docked for nearly three years--until the United States officially entered the fight to turn the tide of the war. Seized by authorities for the US Navy once war was declared in April 1917, the liner was renamed the USS Leviathan by President Woodrow Wilson, and converted into an armed troop carrier that transported thousands of American Expeditionary Forces to the battlefields of ...

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The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in Wwi
2018, Harper Paperbacks

ISBN-13: 9780062433879

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The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in Wwi
2017, Harper

ISBN-13: 9780062433862

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The Great Rescue: American Heroes, an Iconic Ship, and the Race to Save Europe in Wwi
2017, HarperAudio

ISBN-13: 9781538417300

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