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Anglo-Greek attitudes : studies in history /
Richard Clogg.
imprint
New York : St. Martin's Press , 2000.
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viii, 207 p.
ISBN
0312235232
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imprint
New York : St. Martin's Press , 2000.
isbn
0312235232
catalogue key
3999348
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Richard Clogg is a Fellow of St. Antony's College, Oxford.
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The relationship between Britain and Greece, situated at the opposite ends of Europe, has been close and troubled, especially since the emergence of Greece as an independent state in the 1830s. The essays in this book, some previously unpublished, focus on aspects of British-Greek relationsmilitary, diplomatic, and academicduring the 20th-century. A particular area of interest is the Second World War, when British involvement in Greek affairs reached it climax, just before shesurrendered her role as Greece's principal external patron to the United States.
Main Description
The relationship between Britain and Greece, situated at the opposite ends of Europe, has been close and troubled, especially since the emergence of Greece as an independent state in the 1830s. The essays in this book, some previously unpublished, focus on aspects of British-Greek relations--military, diplomatic, and academic--during the 20th-century. A particular area of interest is the Second World War, when British involvement in Greek affairs reached it climax, just before she surrendered her role as Greece's principal external patron to the United States.
Main Description
The relationship between Britain and Greece, situated at the opposite ends of Europe, has been close and troubled, especially since the emergence of Greece as an independent state in the 1830s. The essays in this book, some previously unpublished, focus on aspects of British-Greek relations-military, diplomatic, and academic-during the 20th-century. A particular area of interest is the Second World War, when British involvement in Greek affairs reached it climax, just before she surrendered her role as Greece's principal external patron to the United States.
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The relationship between Britain and Greece, situated at the opposite ends of Europe, has been close and troubled, especially since the emergence of Greece as an independent state in the 1830s. The essays in this book, some previously unpublished, focus on aspects of British-Greek relationsmilitary, diplomatic, and academicduring the 20th-century. A particular area of interest is the Second World War, when British involvement in Greek affairs reached it climax, just before she surrendered her role as Greece's principal external patron to the United States.
Table of Contents
Acknowledgementsp. viii
Anglo-Greek Attitudes: an Introductionp. 1
The British School at Athens and the Modern History of Greecep. 19
The 'ingenious enthusiasm' of Dr Burrows and the 'unsatiated hatred' of Professor Toynbeep. 36
The Special Operations Executive in Greecep. 60
'Pearls from Swine': the Foreign Office Papers, SOE and the Greek Resistancep. 78
Distant Cousins: SOE and OSS at Odds over Greecep. 108
The Greek Government-in-Exile, 1941-44p. 144
Notesp. 166
Indexp. 200
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