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Appeasing Hitler

the diplomacy of Sir Nevile Henderson, 1937-39

by Neville, Peter

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Published by Palgrave in Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Henderson, Nevile, Sir, 1882-1942.,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Germany.,
    • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 1936-1945.,
    • Germany -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-221) and index.

      StatementPeter Neville.
      SeriesStudies in diplomacy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA47.2 .N47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 237 p. ;
      Number of Pages237
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL43611M
      ISBN 100312228503
      LC Control Number99037999

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      'This important book fills a chronic gap in the historiography of appeasement. Peter Neville's book is the first major study of a subject far too long neglected and slighted. For over fifty years Sir Nevile Henderson, Britain's ambassador to Berlin , has been almost uniformly written off by historians and branded as a prime scape-goat for Brand: Palgrave Macmillan UK.   Given that the shelves of those historians who specialise in the origins of the Second World War are figuratively groaning under the weight of works covering the topic of appeasement, it may come as a surprise to some when reading the preface to Appeasing Hitler that “while books on the Second World War have multiplied over the past 20 years, the build-up and causes of that .

      The book defined appeasement as the "deliberate surrender of small nations in the face of Hitler's blatant bullying." It was hastily written and has few claims to historical scholarship, [ 25 ] but Guilty Men shaped subsequent thinking about appeasement and it is said [ 26 ] [ 27 ] that it contributed to the defeat of the Conservatives in the. 'Appeasing Hitler': book competition Win a copy of the Sunday Times best-selling book, 'Appeasing Hitler: Chamberlain, Churchill and the road to war' Czechoslovakia had been created under Versailles, and included a large German minority mostly living in the Sudetenland on the border with Germany.


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