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100 1 _aOsborne, Eric W.
245 1 0 _aBritain's Economic Blockade of Germany, 1914-1919.
260 _aHoboken :
_bTaylor and Francis,
_c2004.
300 _a1 online resource (226 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
490 1 _aCass Series: Naval Policy and History
505 0 _aBook Cover; Title; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Foreign Policy, Naval Commitments, and the Changes to Blockade, 1756 1904; The Culmination of Faith in International Law: The Second Hague Conference and the Declaration of London, 1905 11; Blockade Preparations in the Final Years of Peace, 1911 14; Britain at War: The First Steps for Blockade in 1914; The Year of Frustration, Stalemate, and Doubt, 1915; The Blockade Strengthens, 1916; The Critical Year, 1917; The Last Year of War, and the Final Legacy of the Blockade in the Peace, 1918 July 1919
505 8 _aConclusionBibliography; Index
520 _aGreat Britain's economic blockade of Germany in World War I was one of the key elements to the victory of the Entente. Though Britain had been the leading exponent of blockades for two centuries, the World War I blockade was not effective at the outbreak of hostilities. Pre-war changes had led to the Admiralty supplanting the Royal Navy's leadership role in favour of direction from the civilian branch of government on the basis of international law.The struggle between the primacy of international law and military expediency lasted for nearly two years, as the British tried to reconc
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1914-1918 - Blockades.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1914-1918 - Economic aspects - Germany.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1914-1918 - Naval operations, British.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1914-1918.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aOsborne, Eric W.
_tBritain's Economic Blockade of Germany, 1914-1919
_dHoboken : Taylor and Francis,c2004
_z9780714654744
830 0 _aCass Series: Naval Policy and History
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=183118
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