Dilemma of the British Policy in Near East (1914-1915) Cover Image

A brit közel-keleti politika dilemmái (1914–1915)
Dilemma of the British Policy in Near East (1914-1915)

Author(s): Péter Ákos Ferwagner
Subject(s): Diplomatic history, Economic history, Military history, 19th Century, Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919)
Published by: Eötvös Loránd Tudományegyetem, Új-és Jelenkori Egyetemes Történeti Tanszék
Keywords: Britain; Middle East; Allies’ interests; self-determination; Ottoman Empire; Indian viceroyalty; sharif of Mecca; principle of the territorial integrity;
Summary/Abstract: During the first phase of the World War I Britain made desperate efforts to defend its own oriental interests. The applied methods moved on a wide scale including the diplomatic and military means. However, it was no clear at all among the British decision makers, what kind of strategy should be followed.

  • Page Range: 671-682
  • Page Count: 12
  • Publication Year: 2015
  • Language: Hungarian