© 2002

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

About the editors

PHILIP BELL Senior Research Fellow, University of Liverpool ANTHONY CLAYTON Research Associate, Conflict Studies Institute, Royal Military Academy, Sandhurst and Senior Research Fellow, De Montfort University, Leicester TALBOT IMLAY Lecturer, Department of History, Université Laval, Quebec PETER JACKSON Lecturer, Department of International Politics, University of Wales, Aberystwyth JOSEPH A. MAIOLO Lecturer in International History, Department of War Studies, King's College London REYNOLDS M. SALERNO Senior Member of the Technical Staff, International Security Centre of Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, NM, USA MARTIN THOMAS Reader in International History, University of the West of England, Bristol ANDREW WEBSTER Junior Research Fellow, Wolfson College, Cambridge

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