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Answered 2005-01-22 00:50:59

They had lost so many people in the first war, for no apparent national gain, that there was very strong political sentiment against waging another war if there were any possible way to avoid it. The Horror of war seemed far worse than any possible alternative to many people. Michael Montagne

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