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The major international treaties of the twentieth century

Author: J A S Grenville; Bernard Wasserstein
Publisher: London : Routledge, [2001]
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This definitive work surveys the history of treaty-making in the 20th century, providing the texts of all the major treaties that either continue in force today, or are of historical importance. Truly global in scope and completely up-to-date, this book covers treaties of all kinds, from political and economic agreements to environmental and human rights pacts. Treaties featured include:* the Treaty of Versailles,  Read more...
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Major international treaties of the twentieth century
(OCoLC)222335813
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: J A S Grenville; Bernard Wasserstein
ISBN: 9781135192556 1135192553
OCLC Number: 864898973
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, [i], 464 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Preface; Volume One; Introduction: INTERNATIONAL TREATIES; The role of treaties; The form and structure of treaties; The drafting of treaties; The vocabulary of treaties; I. THE CHANGING ALLIANCES AND ALIGNMENTS BEFORE THE FIRST WORLD WAR; The Bismarckian foundations: Germany's allies, 1879-1914; The Dual Alliance: France and Russia; Britain, France and Russia: the road to the Triple Entente, 1904-14; The conflict in the Balkans, 1895-1914; The Powers, China and the Pacific, 1898-1914; The emergence of the United States as a world power. II. SECRET AGREEMENTS AND TREATIES OF THE FIRST WORLD WARThe Central Powers, 1914-18; The Allied and Associated Powers, 1914-18; The Ottoman Empire; China, Japan and the Pacific; The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk: Eastern and Central Europe, 1917-18; III. THE PEACE SETTLEMENTS, 1919-23; The Treaty of Versailles: the peace settlement with Germany; Peace treaties with Austria, Bulgaria and Hungary, 1919-20; Allied disputes and settlements; The League of Nations; The Allies, Turkey and Greece, 1920-23; The settlement in the Middle East; China, Japan and the Pacific: the Washington Conference, 1921-22. IV. FRANCE, BRITAIN, ITALY AND GERMANY, 1921-33The reparations question; The treaties of Locarno, 16 October 1925; The Pact of Paris, 27 August 1928; Disarmament; The Four Power Pact, 7June 1933; V. FRANCE AND HER EASTERN ALLIES, 1921-39; French alliances with Czechoslovakia and Poland, 1921-25; The Little Entente states and Polish-Roumanian Alliance, 1920-39; VI. THE SOVIET UNION AND HER NEIGHBOURS, 1919-37; Soviet treaties, 1921-27; Relations between the Soviet Union and Germany; Treaties of non-aggression and mutual assistance in Europe, 1926-36; Soviet treaties in eastern Asia. VII. THE COLLAPSE OF THE TERRITORIAL SETTLEMENTS OF VERSAILLES, 1931-37War in Manchuria, 1931-33: the League, China and Japan; Germany's military revival, 1933-36; The formation of the Rome-Berlin Axis: Abyssinia, Spain and Austria, 1935-38; VIII. FROM PEACE TO WORLD WAR IN EUROPE AND ASIA, 1937-41; Europe 1938-39; Allied diplomacy, 1939-41; The Axis powers and the Soviet Union, 1939-41: the Winter War; Asia: Japan, Russia and China, 1937-41; Asia: the United States, Britain and Japan, 1940-41; IX. THE GRAND ALLIANCE, 1941-45. Britain, the United States and the Soviet Union, June 1491-June 1942Poland, Czechoslovakia and the Soviet Union, 1941-44; The Allies and France, 1941-45; The Allies and Italy, 1943-45; X. THE WARTIME CONFERENCES AND THE SURRENDER OF JAPAN, 1943-45; The conferences; The surrender of Japan, 14 August 1945; XI. THE PEACE TREATIES, 1945-51; Peacemaking in Europe; Peacemaking in eastern Asia; XII. THE UNITED NATIONS; The United Nation and its specialized agencies; International Economic Organizations; XIII. THE UNITED STATES TREATY SYSTEM; The United States and the Americas; The Atlantic Alliance.
Responsibility: edited by J.A.S. Grenville and Bernard Wasserstein.

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This definitive work surveys the history of treaty-making in the 20th century, providing the texts of all the major treaties that either continue in force today, or are of historical importance. Truly global in scope and completely up-to-date, this book covers treaties of all kinds, from political and economic agreements to environmental and human rights pacts. Treaties featured include:* the Treaty of Versailles, 1919* the Pact of Steel, 1939* the Charter of the United Nations, 1945* the Universal Declaration of Human Rights* the Charter of the Organisation of African U.

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