THE GREAT CALL-UP; THE GUARD, THE BORDER AND THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION By Charles H. Harris III and Louis R. Sadler

THE GREAT CALL-UP
THE GREAT CALL-UP
Item# 3438
$26.95

On June 18, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson called up virtually the entire Army National Guard, some 150,000 men, to meet an armed threat to the United States: border raids covertly sponsored by a Mexican government in the throes of revolution. This book tell for the first time the complete story of this unprecedented deployment and its significance in the history of the National Guard, World War I, and U.S.-Mexico relations. Paperback. 559 pgs.