Anglo-French Defence Relations between the Wars

  • Martin S. Alexander
  • William J. Philpott

Part of the Studies in Military and Strategic History book series (SMSH)

About this book


This collection of essays reviews the politico-military relationship between Britain and France between the two World Wars. As well as examining the relationship between the two nations' armed services, the book's contributors also analyse key themes in Anglo-French inter-war defence politics - disarmament, intelligence and imperial defence - and joint military, political and economic preparations for a second world war.


Britain France nation

Editors and affiliations

  • Martin S. Alexander
    • 1
  • William J. Philpott
    • 2
  1. 1.University of WalesAberystwythUK
  2. 2.Dept of War StudiesKing’s College LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2002
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-41336-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-55448-1
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