By Patricia M. Clavin

Based on new archival examine, this is often the 1st finished learn of the failure of overseas co-operation to strive against the nice melancholy. The publication explores the influence of protectionism, reparations and battle bills, in addition to the extra renowned disagreements on financial matters which, jointly, helped to lengthen the main profound fiscal melancholy of the 20 th century. the commercial and diplomatic classes drawn from this era via the key powers - rather German intelligence as to the deep divisions in Anglo-American financial kin - additionally supply a massive contribution to figuring out the origins of the second one global conflict and the diplomatic and financial order created in its aftermath.

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