The Struggle for Economic Influence in Southeastern Europe: The French Failure in Romania, 1940

@article{Hoisington1971TheSF,
  title={The Struggle for Economic Influence in Southeastern Europe: The French Failure in Romania, 1940},
  author={W. Hoisington},
  journal={The Journal of Modern History},
  year={1971},
  volume={43},
  pages={468 - 482}
}
  • W. Hoisington
  • Published 1971
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Modern History
During the period between the two world wars, Romania was of particular political and economic importance to France. As a member of the tripartite Little Entente, Romania was linked with the French system of alliances in eastern Europe, an obstacle to German and Soviet expansion in the Balkan peninsula. Romanian petroleum was also of concern to France. Although the Middle East was France's major source of oil, the French worried that Romanian petroleum might fall into the wrong hands, as almost… Expand
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