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Britain in Global Politics Volume 1 : From Gladstone to Churchill

By: Baxter, Christopher.
Contributor(s): Dockrill, Michael L | Hamilton, Keith.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Security, Conflict and Cooperation in the Contemporary World: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013Description: 1 online resource (313 p.).ISBN: 9781137367822.Subject(s): Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 19th century | Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century | Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 21st century | International relations -- History -- 19th century | International relations -- History -- 20th century | International relations -- History -- 21st centuryGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Britain in Global Politics Volume 1 : From Gladstone to ChurchillDDC classification: 327.41 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; A List of Saki Dockrill's KeyPublications; Preface and Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Saki Ruth Dockrill, 'No Ordinary Professor'; 1 'A Very Internecine Policy': Anglo-Russian Cold Wars before the Cold War; 2 Curzon's War and Curzon's Peace; 3 Markers of Modernity or Agents of Terror? Air Policing and Colonial Revolt after World War I; 4 Addressing the Past: The Foreign Office and the Vetting of Diplomatic and Ministerial Memoirs during the Years between the World Wars
5 The Secret Intelligence Service and China: The Case of Hilaire Noulens, 1923-19326 Strategy and Foreign Policy in Great Britain, 1930-1938: From the Pursuit of the Balance of Power to Appeasement; 7 'Thank God for the French Army': Churchill, France and an Alternative to Appeasement in the 1930s; 8 Britain and the Spanish Connection, 1931-1947: Non-intervention and Regime Change; 9 'To Gamble All on a Single Throw': Neville Chamberlain and the Strategy of the Phoney War; 10 The Committee on American Opinion on the British Empire, 1942-1944
11 The Colonial versus the Anti-Colonial: The Failure of Anglo-American Planning on the Future of the Italian Colonies, September 1943-June 1945Index
Summary: This volume of essays focuses upon Britain's international and imperial role from the mid-Victorian era through until the immediate aftermath of the Second World War.
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Cover; Half-Title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; A List of Saki Dockrill's KeyPublications; Preface and Acknowledgements; Notes on Contributors; Introduction: Saki Ruth Dockrill, 'No Ordinary Professor'; 1 'A Very Internecine Policy': Anglo-Russian Cold Wars before the Cold War; 2 Curzon's War and Curzon's Peace; 3 Markers of Modernity or Agents of Terror? Air Policing and Colonial Revolt after World War I; 4 Addressing the Past: The Foreign Office and the Vetting of Diplomatic and Ministerial Memoirs during the Years between the World Wars

5 The Secret Intelligence Service and China: The Case of Hilaire Noulens, 1923-19326 Strategy and Foreign Policy in Great Britain, 1930-1938: From the Pursuit of the Balance of Power to Appeasement; 7 'Thank God for the French Army': Churchill, France and an Alternative to Appeasement in the 1930s; 8 Britain and the Spanish Connection, 1931-1947: Non-intervention and Regime Change; 9 'To Gamble All on a Single Throw': Neville Chamberlain and the Strategy of the Phoney War; 10 The Committee on American Opinion on the British Empire, 1942-1944

11 The Colonial versus the Anti-Colonial: The Failure of Anglo-American Planning on the Future of the Italian Colonies, September 1943-June 1945Index

This volume of essays focuses upon Britain's international and imperial role from the mid-Victorian era through until the immediate aftermath of the Second World War.

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Philip Bell, University of Liverpool, UK John Fisher, University of the West of England Brian Holden Reid, King's College, London, UK Saul Kelly, King's College, London, UK Brian McKercher, Royal Military College of Canada Joe Maiolo, King's College, London UK T.G. Otte, University of East Anglia, UK Andrew Stewart, King's College, London, UK Glyn Stone, University of the West of England Martin Thomas, University of Exeter, UK

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