Wilson and the Armistice: Ending World War I
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Distinguished Speakers Series
John H. Maurer
Sat, November 10th, 2018 |
9:30 am to 11:00 am
(Members $32)


On the centennial of the signing of the First World War Armistice, join historian John Maurer for a unique event reflecting on the agreement and illuminating President Woodrow Wilson’s role in negotiating the Treaty of Versailles, the peace treaty that ended the war.

John H. Maurer, a senior fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, is Alfred Thayer Mahan Professor of Grand Strategy and Sea Power and Distinguished University Professor at the Naval War College.

Please note, there will be no continental breakfast preceding this program

Presented in collaboration with the Foreign Policy Research Institute


The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024


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