Cover: In Command of France: French Foreign Policy and Military Planning, 1933-1940, from Harvard University PressCover: In Command of France in E-DITION

In Command of France

French Foreign Policy and Military Planning, 1933-1940

Available from De Gruyter »

Product Details

E-DITION

$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674434912

Publication Date: 11/29/1978

346 pages

World

Harvard University Press has partnered with De Gruyter to make available for sale worldwide virtually all in-copyright HUP books that had become unavailable since their original publication. The 2,800 titles in the “e-ditions” program can be purchased individually as PDF eBooks or as hardcover reprint (“print-on-demand”) editions via the “Available from De Gruyter” link above. They are also available to institutions in ten separate subject-area packages that reflect the entire spectrum of the Press’s catalog. More about the E-ditions Program »

  • Introduction
  • 1. Land, Resources, and Strategic Planning
  • 2. Disarmament and the Drift toward Arms Equality, 1933
  • 3. Security First, 1934
  • 4. The Foreign Policy of Pierre Laval, 1934–1935
  • 5. Anglo–French Relations, 1935–1936: Ethiopia and the Rhineland
  • 6. The Foreign Policy of the Popular Front, 1936–1937
  • 7. National Defense and the Popular Front, 1936–1937
  • 8. Anglo–French Relations, 1938: Austria and Czechoslovakia
  • 9. Preparing for War, 1939
  • 10. Denouement, 1940
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

Recent News

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

From Our Blog

Jacket: Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, by James L. Nolan, Jr., from Harvard University Press

Remembering Hiroshima

On this day 75 years ago, the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. James L. Nolan Jr.’s grandfather was a doctor who participated in the Manhattan Project, and he writes about him in Atomic Doctors: Conscience and Complicity at the Dawn of the Nuclear Age, an unflinching examination of the moral and professional dilemmas faced by physicians who took part in the project. Below, please find the introduction to Nolan’s book. On the morning of June 17, 1945, Captain James F. Nolan, MD, boarded a plane