Contrasting Interpretations of Mussolini and the Origins of the Second World War

  • Robert Mallett
Part of the The Making of the 20th Century book series (MATWCE)


Academic discussion on the immediate background to the Second World War has focused extensively on two key elements: the reemergence of German expansionism after Hitler’s rise to power in January 1933, and the response to it of the main European powers, France and Great Britain.


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