TITLE

Neville Chamberlain: Villain or Hero?

AUTHOR(S)
Dyck, Brent
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
Historian (02651076);Winter2011, Issue 112, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores historians' attitudes towards former British prime minister Neville Chamberlain, with a particular focus on the relationship between his policies towards Nazi Germany and the later outbreak of World War II. Many historians believe his so-called policy of appeasement, exemplified by the Munich agreement permitting German annexation of Czechoslovakia's Sudetenland, encouraged later German expansionism, but others argue that his actions saved Great Britain from defeat.
ACCESSION #
69860781

 

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