HARVARD HISTORICAL MONOGRAPHS
Cover: Disarmament and Peace in British Politics, 1914-1919 in HARDCOVER

Harvard Historical Monographs 32

Disarmament and Peace in British Politics, 1914-1919

Add to Cart

Product Details

HARDCOVER

$48.50 • £38.95 • €43.50

ISBN 9780674211506

Publication Date: 01/01/1957

Short

  • I. The Disarmament Ideal
  • II. British War Aims and Disarmament, 1914-1916
    • British Ideas and the World War
    • Early Plans for Peace
    • “A Fight to the Finish”
    • The Development toward Total War
    • Feelers toward a Moderate Peace
    • The Knockout of Moderation
  • III. British War Aims and Disarmament, 1917-1918: New Theories of International Relations
    • Currents of Thought, 1917: Disarmament in the Background
    • “No Annexations, No Indemnities”
    • The Reichstag Resolution and the Pope’s Proposals
    • Lord Lansdowne’s Letter
    • Labour’s Aims, Lloyd George’s Concessions, and Wilson’s Fourteen Points
    • Party Alignments and Britain’s War Aims
    • The Growth of the League Idea and Its Relation to Limitation of Armaments
  • IV. The Disarmament Idea from the Armistice to the Peace ConferenceNegotiations for an Armistice
    • The Armistice Terms
    • The Khaki Election
    • Interlude
  • V. Disarmament in the Peace Treaty
    • The Paris Peace Conference and Disarmament
    • The Drafting of the Military Terms
    • The Press Campaign
    • Final Decisions on the Military Terms
    • The Naval Terms
    • The Air Terms
  • VI. General Disarmament and the Peace Treaty
    • Article VIII of the League Covenant
    • Pressure on Lloyd George
    • The German Counterproposals
    • The Treaty and its Critics
    • Postwar Europe and Disarmament
  • Appendixes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Jacket: An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns, by Bruno Latour, translated by Catherine Porter, from Harvard University Press

Honoring Latour

In awarding Bruno Latour the 2021 Kyoto Prize for Arts and Philosophy, the Inamori Foundation said he has “revolutionized the conventional view of science” and “his philosophy re-examines ‘modernity’ based on the dualism of nature and society.” Below is an excerpt from An Inquiry into Modes of Existence: An Anthropology of the Moderns. For more than twenty years, scientific and technological controversies have proliferated in number and scope, eventually reaching the climate itself. Since geologists are beginning to use the term “Anthropocene” to designate the era of Earth’s history that follows the Holocene