The High Cost of Vengeance


FOLLOWING WORLD WAR I FRANCE AND BRITAIN REFUSED TO LISTEN to the statesmen who said that you can have peace or vengeance, not both. They broke their armistice pledge to Germany that peace would be made on the basis of President Wilson’s Fourteen Points and “the principles of settlement enunciated” by the American President. They continued the starvation blockade of Germany for six months after the Armistice, in order to force the German democrats who had taken over the government to sign a dictated peace.

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Product details

Paperback: 366 pages
Publisher: Omnia Veritas Ltd (29 Jun. 2016)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 9781911417170
ISBN-13: 978-1911417170
ASIN: 1911417177
Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.9 x 22.9 cm

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