Victory Without Peace: The United States Navy in European Waters 1919-1924.By William N. Still Jr. Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, 2018
Reviewed by David Hobbs
‘VICTORY WITHOUT PEACE’ is the third volume of a series by William Still. It describes US Naval activity in the European Theatre from the armistice that ended the First World War until 1924; the earlier volumes having covered the period from the end of the American Civil War to 1917 and the period from 1917 to 1919. ‘Victory Without Peace’ describes American participation in the Paris Peace Conference, the removal of the North Sea mine barrage, demobilisation and the continued presence of US warships in a number of areas.