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Author Sarles, Ruth, 1906-1996.

Title A story of America First : the men and women who opposed U.S.intervention in World War II / Ruth Sarles ; edited with an introduction by Bill Kauffman.

Published Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  940.540973 SARL    AVAILABLE
Physical description lxii, 238 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents America First Creed lv -- 1. Why America First? 1 -- 2. Laying the Foundations 11 -- 3. America First under Fire 33 -- 4. What the Polls Said 71 -- 5. Colonel Lindbergh and America First 99 -- 6. Antiwar Bloc in the War Congress 127 -- 7. On the Record: "What We Said" 141 -- 8. Closing the Books 169 -- Appendix A Who Were the America Firsters? / Bill Kauffman 175 -- Appendix B An Interview with Robert Douglas Stuart, Jr. 207 -- Appendix C Speakers and National Committee Members of America First 217.
Summary Written in 1942, but unpublished until now, this study of the America First Committee by its chief researcher and Senate lobbyist sheds new light on this frequently misunderstood and misrepresented group.
Other author Kauffman, Bill, 1959-
Subject America First Committee.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
Neutrality -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 0275975126 (alk. paper)