French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918-1940: The Decline and Fall of a Great Power

Synopsis

French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918-1940 outlines France's strategies for protection and appeasement during this period and places interwar relations in a larger European context.This book examines:* relationships with key countries such as Italy and Russia* the significance of interwar France to 20th Century European integration* the historical context of the policies* the setbacks and defeats of the period and how they should be evaluated

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • Robert Boyce
  • David Stevenson
  • Jacques Bariéty
  • John F. V. Keiger
  • Eric Bussière
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1998