Work or Fight!

Race, Gender, and the Draft in World War One
Author(s): 
Shenk, Gerald E.
ISBN: 
1403961751
Date published: 
October 2006
Hardback
Price: 
£55.00
Pages: 
240

During World War I, the U.S. demanded that all able-bodied adult men 'work or fight'. But fighting was mostly assigned to single white men who were engaged in 'productive' work. White men who were proper husbands and fathers, owned property, or worked at