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British seapower and procurement between the wars

a reappraisal of rearmament

by G. A. H. Gordon

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Published by Macmillan in association with King"s College, London in Basingstoke .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ordnance, Naval -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementG.A.H. Gordon.
    SeriesStudies in military and strategic history
    ContributionsKing"s College, London.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVF57
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix,321p. ;
    Number of Pages321
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14998370M
    ISBN 100333423321

      Before , British diplomats had done their best to maintain a balance of power with a combination of diplomacy, the threat of war, and war itself But World War I and the Paris peace settlement changed the economic, military, and political face of Europe, instituting a new order and creating a new situation with which British diplomatists Cited by:


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