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By M. Alexander, W. Philpott

This selection of essays stories the politico-military dating among Britain and France among the 2 international Wars. in addition to studying the connection among the 2 countries' armed prone, the book's participants additionally examine key issues in Anglo-French inter-war defence politics - disarmament, intelligence and imperial defence - and joint army, political and fiscal arrangements for a moment international warfare.

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See J. Blatt, ‘The Parity that Meant Superiority: French Naval Policy Towards Italy at the Washington Conference, 1921–22, and Interwar French Foreign Policy’, French Historical Studies, 12 (1981), pp. 223–48; W. G. Perett, French Introduction 19 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. Naval Policy and Foreign Affairs, 1930–39 (Stanford University PhD thesis, 1977); P. Masson, La marine française et la guerre, 1939–1945 (Paris: Editions Tallandier, 1991), pp. 9–32; E. Goldstein and J. Maurer (eds), The Washington Conference, 1921–22.

524–52; and more generally, Innocent Abroad: Belgium at the Paris Peace Conference, 1919 (Chapel Hill, NC: North Carolina University Press, 1981). See J. F. V. ” French Perceptions of Britain as an Ally after the First World War’, in M. S. ), Knowing Your Friends: Intelligence Inside Alliances and Coalitions from 1914 to the Cold War (London: Frank Cass, 1998), pp. 37–52; S. Marks, ‘Poincaré-la-peur: Poincaré and the Ruhr Crisis of 1923’, in K. Mouré and M. S. Alexander (eds), Crisis and Renewal in France, 1918–1962 (New York: Berghahn, 2001), pp.

Cf. H. Coutau-Bégarie and C. Huan, Mers-el-Kébir (1940): La rupture franco-britannique (Paris, Economica, 1994); and A. J. Marder, From the Dardanelles to Oran: Studies of the Royal Navy in War and Peace, 1915–1940 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1974), pp. 179–288. See I. Cowman, ‘Defence of the Malay Barrier? The Place of the Philippines in Admiralty Naval War Planning, 1925–1941’, War in History, 3 (1996), pp. 398–417; C. M. Bell, ‘“Our Most Exposed Outpost”: Hong Kong and British Far Eastern Strategy, 1921–1941’, Journal of Military History, 60 (1996), pp.

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