The Struggle for Collective Security, 1933–39

  • Jonathan Haslam
Part of the Studies in Soviet History and Society book series (SSHS)


Hitler’s unexpected accession to power in Germany at the beginning of 1933 had by the end of that eventful year brought about a dramatic volte-face in the direction of Soviet foreign policy, ushering in the most pro-Western period Moscow has ever seen; this was the Litvinov era of Soviet diplomacy.


European History Collective Security Soviet Policy Soviet Foreign Policy Soviet Population 
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Notes and References

  1. 1.
    See,J. Haslam, Soviet Foreign Policy, 1930–33: the Impact of the Depression (London, 1983) ch. 2.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. 6.
    G. Hilger, (with A. Mayer), The Incompatible Allies: a Memoir-History of German-Soviet Relations 1918–1941 (New York, 1953 ) p. 269.Google Scholar

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© Jonathan Haslam 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jonathan Haslam
    • 1
  1. 1.University of BirminghamUK

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