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Author Holmes, Martin, 1954 April 26- author.

Title From the Treaty of Versailles to the Treaty of Maastricht : conflict, carnage and cooperation in Europe, 1918-1993 / Martin Holmes
Published Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2023
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Contents The legacy of the Versailles Treaty -- Mussolini's 'Roman Empire' -- German foreign policy from Stresemann to Hitler -- International implications of the Spanish Civil War -- Soviet foreign policy 1918-1941 -- Chamberlain, Churchill and the appeasement debate -- Diplomatic and political objectives of the Axis powers -- Diplomatic and military objectives of the Allied powers -- Origins of the Cold War in Europe -- Suez 1956 : Anglo French humiliation as Cold War America asserts it power -- Origins of European integration after 1945 -- Why Britain did not join the EEC in the 1950's -- How Britain joined the EEC in 1973 -- 1973 enlargement : Denmark and Ireland join but not Norway -- De Gaulle, Brandt and relations with USA and USSR -- From customs union to Werner Report, 1957-1970 -- 1970's crisis and the abandonment of the Werner Plan -- Jacques Delors, the Single Market, Eastern Europe and German unification -- Margaret Thatcher : Resisting Delors and opposing the Maastricht Treaty
Summary "This book examines European history and politics between two very well-known but flawed treaties: The Treaty of Versailles and the Treaty of Maastricht. From the Treaty of Versailles to the Treaty of Maastricht will appeal to researchers and students alike interested in European history, politics and World War I and II"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Martin Holmes is a Senior Common Room member at St Hugh's College, Oxford, UK, where he was formerly Lecturer in Politics specialising in European and British history. Previously he was a Senior Visiting Research Fellow at Mansfield College, Oxford. Since 1989 he has been Program Director of the University of Nebraska annual summer school at Oxford on which he is Lecturer in Post War British Economic History. He is the author of six books including The Labour Government 1974-79: Political Aims and Economic Reality (1985), Thatcherism: Scope and Limits (1989) and European Integration: Scope and Limits (2001)
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Subject Treaty of Versailles (1919 June 28)
Treaty of Versailles (1919 June 28)
Diplomatic relations.
HISTORY / Europe / General
HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
Politics and government.
Europe -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
Europe -- History -- 20th century.
Europe -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2022006692
ISBN 1000628523
Other Titles Conflict, carnage and cooperation in Europe, 1918-1993