Britain, Balkan Conflicts and the Evolving Conceptions of Militarism, 1875-1913: Britain, Balkan Conflicts and Militarism

  title={Britain, Balkan Conflicts and the Evolving Conceptions of Militarism, 1875-1913: Britain, Balkan Conflicts and Militarism},
  author={Mika Suonp{\"a}{\"a}},
This study explores official British perceptions of Balkan soldiers and armed forces against the background of evolving theories of militarism from the 1870s until 1913. The article is based on research on reports of British intelligence agents, the British War Office and the Foreign Office on Balkan armies and military exercises. These primary sources have hitherto remained unexploited in the historiography examining British images of the Balkans. British perceptions of Serbian and Montenegrin… Expand


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