Austen Chamberlain and Britain's Relations with France, 1924–1929

  title={Austen Chamberlain and Britain's Relations with France, 1924–1929},
  author={Gaynor L. Johnson},
  journal={Diplomacy \& Statecraft},
  pages={753 - 769}
Several historians have suggested that Austen Chamberlain's Francophile tendencies during his period as foreign secretary between 1924 and 1929 were the defining features of his European diplomatic strategy. By examining four key events: the rejection of the Geneva Protocol, the conclusion of the Treaty of Locarno, the Anglo–French Compromise on disarmament and the negotiation of the Kellogg-Briand Pact, this article argues that Chamberlain's relationship with the French was not entirely… Expand


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