Prelude to Disaster, 1945–46
Series: Military History and Policy
This book is a study of the circumstances leading to British intervention in Vietnam in 1945, and the course and consequences of this intervention. The first part of the work links French colonialism with the native communist insurgency, while examining British and Foreign Office attitudes towards...
Published September 14th 2008 by Routledge
Series: Routledge Historical Biographies
Although he could be both ruthless and opportunistic, Benito Mussolini was also driven by ideology and his desire to make Italy great. But conservative forces in the Italian establishment and factional warfare in his own fascist party were stumbling blocks to his policy, and ultimately Italy never...
Published November 12th 2003 by Routledge