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Lessons on security and disarmament from the history of the League of Nations

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • League of Nations.,
  • Security, International.,
  • Disarmament.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James T. Shotwell and Marina Salvin.
    ContributionsSalvin, Marina, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJX1975 .S534 1974
    The Physical Object
    Pagination149 p.
    Number of Pages149
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5053544M
    ISBN 10083717824X
    LC Control Number74015557
    OCLC/WorldCa1031166

      57 “ Committee on Moral Disarmament,” League of Nations Educational Survey 3, 2 (September ), 49– For the Polish proposal and the ICIC's intervention, see League of Nations Educational Survey 3, 1 (March ), –   The issue of disarmament was, quite understandably, a central theme in early discussions of a league of nations, though opinions on the feasibility of implement it varied, Balfour declaring the difficulties associated with disarmament to be ‘insuperable’ (p. 21), and Hankey maintaining that this should be the league’s only role, but only. 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. (The League's goals included disarmament.


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Lessons on security and disarmament from the history of the League of Nations. New York, Pub. for the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace by King's Crown Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James T Shotwell; Marina Salvin; R K Webb.

Lessons on security and disarmament from the history of the League of Nations. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James T Shotwell; Marina Salvin. Lessons on Security and Disarmament from the History of the League of Nations.

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