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Woodrow Wilson and the Great War
|What did Woodrow Wilson assume that all nations knew about foreign states?
|the United States had no wish to injure any foreign state
|In 1911, what dictator did the liberal coalition overthrow?
|Wilson demanded that Huerta hold free what as the price of American mediation in the continuing civil war?
|What mexican rebel was almost impossible to catch?
|Neutrals could trade freely with any belligerent under what?
|In order to search for goods headed for the enemy, neutral merchant ships were forced into what forts?
|British or French
|What were the Germans portrayed as?
|The Germans conducted a propaganda campaign in the US, but they labored under severe handicaps and won few what?
|The British declared all what to be contraband of war?
|all commodities and nearly all foodstuffs
|The immense expansion of what made an embargo unthinkable?
|American trade with the Allies
|During the first months of the Great War, the Germans were not especially concerned about neutral trade or American goods because they expected to what?
|to crush the Allied armies quickly
|Torpedoes launched from below the surface without warning often result in a what?
|heavy loss of life
|In February 1915, the Germans declared the waters surrounding the British Isles a what?
|zone of war
|Wilson won presidency in 1912 only because the Republican party had what?
|split in two
|Who said there must be "peace without victory?"