ABSTRACT

This is a study of Austen Chamberlain's term of office as Stanley Baldwin's Foreign Secretary from 1924-29. It is argued that Chamberlain's priority was a two-stage policy in Western Europe, which aimed at pacifying both France and Germany, as well as encouraging the League of Nations.

chapter 1|13 pages

The Journey to the Foreign Office Introduction 2

ByHis Father’s Son

chapter 2|17 pages

The Diplomatic Machine Introduction

chapter 5|30 pages

Calming Germany: The Locarno System, 1926-29 Introduction 117

ByChamberlain’s Policy

chapter 6|24 pages

Disarmament and the USA Introduction

chapter 7|42 pages

Appeasing China Introduction