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Regardless of their shared pursuits, Britain and France, the one powers able to successfully meet the 1st overt demanding situations to the eu order demonstrated after 1918, failed within the administration of the crises dealing with them in Ethiopia and the Rhineland. during this publication, Richard Davis makes an attempt to appreciate the (mal)functioning of the Anglo-French courting at this key juncture at the route to the second one international conflict.

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The few attempts made, on either side of the double-line, to solve the crisis were consistently too little and too late. Decisive initiatives were absent. British and French policies, riven by conflicting advice, interests and considerations, weakened in their formulation by the absence of decisive leadership and in their application both by material weaknesses and the lack of Anglo-French solidarity, ended in failure: the League was ruined as an instrument of peace-keeping, the Italian alliance permanently damaged and Britain and France's mutual relations strained almost to breaking point.

Some consideration was given to this point. 9 At one point Drummond was even recalled from Rome as an indication of how seriously the Government in London regarded the course of events. 10 Simultaneously Paris and London made clear that they regarded the continuation of the Stresa Front in Europe as essential. In their numerous diplomatic exchanges there was as yet no mention of any coercion of Italy. 11 The Stresa conference of 11±14 April provided a good example of the Anglo-French approach in the early months of the crisis.

Action of one kind or another. . she would probably not find sufficient support among the remaining Great Mussolini Decides on War 45 Powers and, in particular, would risk being left in the lurch by France . . answering loyally to the League . . might easily. . place Britain in à le of champion of an abstract League morality. . 4 The first inclination was to avoid the choice between resistance and appeasement, to preserve both Italian co-operation in Europe and the League. Consequently, the first six months of the crisis were ones of an almost total lack of definite policy decisions.

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