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By Christopher Kelly

in the summertime of 1914, Thomas Tileston Wells, a brand new York attorney, traveled via Europe together with his spouse and childrens. yet what all started as an idyllic summer time holiday descended right into a nightmare as Europe’s armies started mobilizing for the devastating First global warfare. Wells’s memoir, released in complete for the 1st time, immerses the reader within the bygone period of luxurious cruise ships and firstclass eating vehicles – after which bears witness to the shattering starting of the “war to finish all wars.” Wells’s memoir uncorks a century-old message in a bottle, with experiences of assignation, monetary trouble, and warfare which are startlingly familiar.

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