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history of the League of Nations.

F. P. Walters

history of the League of Nations.

by F. P. Walters

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Published by Oxford University Press for the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • League of Nations.

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published in 2 vols., 1952.

    ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13663010M

    Ruth Henig is a politician and former lecturer in modern European history at the University of Lancaster. Her book The League of Nations (Haus Publishing) was published on January 10th, to mark the 90th anniversary of the birth of the League of Nations. League of Nations - League of Nations - Political history: The 20 years of the League’s active existence fell into four periods: (1) –23, a period of growth, during which the League increased its membership and established its machinery but had little concern with the chief political problems of the time; (2) –31, from the beginnings of reconciliation in Europe to the Japanese.

    Vijay Prashad is the executive director of Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. He is the author or editor of several books, including The Darker Nations: A Biography of the Short-Lived Third World and The Poorer Nations: A Possible History of the Global South. His most recent book is 4/5. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Handbook of the League of Nations by Denys P. Myers, , World Peace Foundation edition, in English.

    League of Nations: Constitution of the League of Nations: text of the plan presented to the Peace Conference at Paris, and the addresses delivered before the conference / (New York: League to Enforce Peace, []), also by Paris Peace Conference () (page images at HathiTrust).   The League of Nations may have been imperfect, but it changed the face of international politics Mark Mazower Fri 6 Nov EST Last modified on Thu 22 Feb EST.


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The leading members often put their interests before those of the League, making it less effective. The treaties it had to uphold were seen as unfair in many countries.

The Manchurian Crisis () saw the League fail to deal with Japan invading Manchuria, undermining the League and showing how it was powerless to stop an attack similar to. Guide to League of Nations Publications: A Bibliographical Survey of the Work of the League, — is a book of the German-American political scientist Hans Aufricht; it is a bibliographic review of the activities of the League of Nations for the entire period of its existence; the work — that includes an introduction to the topic, a list of documents published by various organs of the Published: (Columbia University Press).

Oral History Interviews were done by the United Nations during the mids. Others listed as Yale-UN Oral History Interviews were conducted under a project at Yale University under the direction of James Sutterlin [for the UN] between andand again in to the present.

There are now over interviews in the Size: 1MB. The History Learning Site, 17 Mar 18 Dec The League of Nations came into being after the end of World War One.

The League of Nation’s task was simple – to ensure that war never broke out again. After the turmoil caused by the Versailles Treaty, many looked to the League to bring stability to the world. The forerunner of the United Nations was the League of Nations, an organization conceived in similar circumstances during the first World War, and established in under the Treaty of.

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File:League of Nations cartoon from Punch - Project Gutenberg eText png Article X of the League of Nations () [ edit ] "The Members of the League undertake to respect and preserve as against external aggression the territorial integrity and existing political independence of all Members of the League.Book Description.

This volume delivers a history of internationalism at the League of Nations and the United Nations (UN), with a focus on the period from the s to the s, when the nation-state ascended to global hegemony as a political formation.This version in PDF format of A History of the League of Nations was designed to facilitate navigation within the pages of the book.

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