The acclaimed book that put Barbara W. Tuchman on the map,
The Zimmermann Telegram is an enthralling World War I
classic that foreshadowed her Pulitzer Prize–winning masterpiece,
The Guns of August.
In January 1917, the war in Europe was, at best, a tragic standoff.
Britain knew that all was lost unless the United States joined the
war, but President Wilson was unshakable in his neutrality. At just
this moment, a crack team of British decoders... more...