Debates and controversies; Great Britain, France and the United States - democracies at bay; Germany, Italy, the USSR and Japan - dictatorships and revisionism; beyond diplomacy - economies, strategies and opinion; the approach of war.
Coverage of both European and Asian-Pacific conflicts Assembles key contributions from a widerange of sources in one volume Material is arranged in thematic sections Up-to-date scholarship - reflects some of the best work of the last twenty years
Patrick Finney is Lecturer in International Politics at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, UK
'The undergraduate teacher will find this volume an excellent way of introducing students to a wide range of arguments and information.' Journal of Military History