Paris 1918: The War Diary of the British Ambassador, the 17th Earl of Derby

Paris 1918: The War Diary of the British Ambassador, the 17th Earl of Derby

by David Dutton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0853235171

ISBN-13: 9780853235170

Pub. Date: 06/01/2001

Publisher: Liverpool University Press

Edward Stanley, the 17th Earl of Derby, served as British Ambassador in Paris during the last months of WWI. This volume presents Derby's 1918 diary along with Dutton's (history, U. of Liverpool) explanatory notes. Some of the topics addressed in the diary include tensions in Anglo-French relations, the intrigues of French domestic politics, and the ongoing war

Overview

Edward Stanley, the 17th Earl of Derby, served as British Ambassador in Paris during the last months of WWI. This volume presents Derby's 1918 diary along with Dutton's (history, U. of Liverpool) explanatory notes. Some of the topics addressed in the diary include tensions in Anglo-French relations, the intrigues of French domestic politics, and the ongoing war situation. Distributed in the U.S. by ISBS. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780853235170
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
Publication date:
06/01/2001
Series:
Liverpool Historical Studies
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Lexile:
1300L (what's this?)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgementsix
Abbreviationsx
Introductionxi
Persons mentioned frequently in the diaryxxxv
Diary
May 19181
June 191829
July 191876
August 1918111
September 1918181
October 1918234
November 1918312
Index338

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