Articles and Book Chapters
Byerly, Ross, Kim Nelson, Desiree Clark, Meredith Tinney, and Keziah Low
“The Great Humanitarian: Herbert Hoover’s Food Relief Efforts.”
An overview of Hoover’s efforts to help European countries during and after World War I.
“An Explosion of New Endeavors: Global Humanitarian Responses to Industrialized Warfare in the First World War Era,” First World War Studies 5, no. 1
(March 2014): 1-16
“Humanitarian Relief in Europe and the Analogue of War, 1914-1918,” in Finding Common Ground: New Directions in First World War Studies
Jennifer Keene and Michael Neiberg, eds. (Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2010), 139-58
“Herbert Hoover and Belgian Relief in World War.”
An article by George H. Nash about Hoover and the Commission for Relief in Belgium.
De Schaepdrijver, Sophie
“A Civilian War Effort: the Comité National de Secours et d’Alimentation in Occupied Belgium, 1914-1918,” in Remembering Herbert Hoover and the Commission for Relief in Belgium: Proceedings of the seminar held at the University Foundation on October 4, 2006
(Brussels, Fondation Universitaire, 2007), 24-37
World Digital Library, War Relief Posters
World War I posters from the Library of Congress depicting messages for relief needs in many European countries.
The Morgan Library & Museum, “Anne Morgan’s War: Rebuilding Devastated France, 1917-1924.”
Film, photographs, radio broadcasts, letters, and diaries about the postwar rebuilding efforts in France.
Food and War, from Food Guide for War Service at Home, 1918
Historical map showing famine and food shortages during World War I.
The Great War and the Origins of Humanitarianism, 1918-1924
New York: Cambridge University Press, 2014
The Life of Herbert Hoover: The Humanitarian, 1914-1917 (Life of Herbert Hoover 2)
New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1988
Hansen, Arlen J.
Gentlemen Volunteers: The Story of American Ambulance Drivers in the Great War, August 1914-September 1918
New York: Arcade Publishing, 1996
Making the World Safe: The American Red Cross and a Nation’s Humanitarian Awakening
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2013