Anglo-French Defence Relations Between the Wars by M. Alexander, W. Philpott

By M. Alexander, W. Philpott

This choice of essays experiences the politico-military dating among Britain and France among the 2 international Wars. in addition to reading the connection among the 2 countries' armed companies, the book's participants additionally study key subject matters in Anglo-French inter-war protection politics - disarmament, intelligence and imperial security - and joint army, political and monetary arrangements for a moment international battle.

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Neidpath, The Singapore Naval Base and the Defence of Britain’s Eastern Empire, 1919–1941 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981); A. J. Marder, Old Friends, New Enemies: The Royal Navy and the Imperial Japanese Navy: Strategic Illusions, 1936–1941 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1981). See also T. ), French Foreign and Defence Policy, 1918–1940, pp. 261–82. See Alexander, Republic in Danger pp. 396–7 and 399; F. Vandiver, ‘Foch and Eisenhower: Supreme Commanders’, in J. M. Bourne, P. Liddle and I. Whitehead (eds), The Great World War, 1914–45, vol.

Statecraft and Diplomacy in the Twentieth Century: Essays Presented to P. M. H. Bell (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 1995), pp. 55–73; M. L. Dockrill, British Establishment Perspectives on France, 1936–40 (Basingstoke: Macmillan Press [now Palgrave Macmillan], 1999). 36. See, ‘Exchange of information between British and French air staffs’, 20 March 1937; Air Intelligence Branch AI3(b), no. 213, ‘Comments on the French order-of-battle for the German Air Force’, 2 April 1937; ‘Exchange of information between British and French Air Staffs, March–April 1937’, 21 April 1937 (minute sheet signed by Group Captain L.

49–70; R. Woodhouse, British Policy Towards France, 1945–51 (Basingstoke: Macmillan Press [now Palgrave Macmillan] 1995); G. Warner, ‘The Reconstruction and Defence of Western Europe after 1945’, in Waites, Troubled Neighbours, pp. 259–92. 3. J. R. Ferris, Men, Money and Diplomacy: The Evolution of British Strategic Foreign Policy, 1919–1926 (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1989), p. 12. 4. , pp. 12–186, passim. A ‘French threat’ to Britain was manipulated by Marshal of the RAF Sir Hugh Trenchard, Chief of the Air Staff, to secure funds for a 52-squadron Home Defence Air Expansion Scheme for completion in 1929.

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