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Hitler, Appeasement and the Road to War
The title concentrates on the origins of the Second World War in Europe and Hitler's central role in those events. Appeasement and the historical debate surrounding the policies adopted by Baldwin and Chamberlain are examined through accessible narrative and up-to-date research. By adopting a chronological approach, the author highlights clearly how events unfolded and interacted with each other to lead to the most destructive war in human history.
Graham Darby was educated at the universities of Oxford, Cambridge and Hull. Now retired, he taught history at Millfield and King Edward VI Southampton. He is the author of ten books and over twenty five articles.
Introduction Chapter 1: HITLER CHALLENGES THE VERSAILLES SETTLEMENT 1933-36 Chapter 2: THE DIPLOMATIC REVOLUTION: HITLER AND MUSSOLINI Chapter 3: HITLER CHANGES GEAR 1937-8 Chapter 4: APPEASEMENT Chapter 5: THE OUTBREAK OF WAR Chapter 6: WAR Conclusion