France and the Origins of the Second World War
ISBN/ASIN: 0312161867,9780312161866 | 1996 | English | pdf | 200/102 pages | 78.5 Mb
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan | Author: Robert J. Young
France's drift into world war and subsequent collapse have often been attributed to her level of confidence; either too much or too little. This book contends that these two moods were not mutually exclusive, that they co-existed throughout the interwar years, sustained by competing visions of the republic and of the best way to ensure national security.