The Imperial Season

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November 12, 2013
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The Imperial Season: America’s Capital in the Time of the First Ambassadors, 1893-1918, published by Smithsonian Books, describes the little-explored period of American history from 1893 to 1918 in which America became a world power and played an increasingly important role in international politics.