PDF On Jan 1, 2011, H. Amersfoort and others published Small powers in the age .
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Usually it is a foreign military threat or the geopolitical position of a country that attracts the most attention as a factor to explain the emergence of the national security policies of small, neutral powers like the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Norway and Switzerland in the period 1900-1940. While these factors may explain the similarities between these small states, they fail to make clear why there were such great differences between them
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Small Powers in the A. .by Herman Amersfoort.
Small Powers in the A. In the period 1900-1940 the Netherlands, Belgium, Denmark, Norway and Switzerland reacted in divergent ways to the same foreign military threats. This volume argues that their internal politics and politico-military strategic culture are vital keys to understanding those differences.
Herman Amersfoort, P. 1988) in History, University of Leiden, is Professor of Military History at the Netherlands Defence Academy and at the University of Amsterdam. This in interesting collection of essays, which resulted from an international conference on ‘Small Powers in the Age of Total War, 1900-1940’, held at the Netherlands Defence Academy in Breda, the Netherlands, on 26 and 27 November 2008. It is volume in ‘The History of Warfare’ series from the publisher, Brill of Leiden.
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Leiden/Boston: E. BRill, 2011. Pp. xii, 372. Notes, index.
We trust fully in the power of Britain to deliver us from German bondage. Small Powers in the Age of Total War, 1900–1940. The Journal of Modern History. We are not defeatists.