Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

by Erik Larson,
Tulsa World, March 22, 2015

In a letter to his son, written on May 2, 1915, Walter Page, the United States Ambassador to England, expressed concern that America might be drawn into the war in Europe. “The blowing up of a liner with American passengers may be the prelude,” he speculated. “I almost expect such a thing.”

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