Reparation at the Paris Peace Conference

  title={Reparation at the Paris Peace Conference},
  author={Marc Trachtenberg},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  pages={24 - 55}
  • Marc Trachtenberg
  • Published 1 March 1979
  • Political Science
  • The Journal of Modern History
In his article "Ten Years of Peace Conference History," which appeared in this journal in 1929, Robert Binkley attacked as simplistic those accounts which depicted the conference as a struggle between "heroes and villains." Binkley was convinced, however, that with time the moralistic tinge would fade from the historiography of the peace settlement and a more sophisticated understanding of the period would take shape. Over half a century has now passed since the Treaty of Versailles was signed… Expand
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Ten Years of Peace Conference History
  • R. Binkley
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
  • 1929
For evidence of Wilson's personal disgust at Lloyd George, see also Burnett, 1:136n. 78 FR US
  • PPC