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dc.creatorWinters, Frank Winfielden_US
dc.date.accessioned2012-06-07T23:01:55Z
dc.date.available2012-06-07T23:01:55Z
dc.date.created2000en_US
dc.date.issued2000
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1969.1/ETD-TAMU-2000-THESIS-W38en_US
dc.descriptionDue to the character of the original source materials and the nature of batch digitization, quality control issues may be present in this document. Please report any quality issues you encounter to digital@library.tamu.edu, referencing the URI of the item.en_US
dc.descriptionIncludes bibliographical references (leaves 166-171).en_US
dc.descriptionIssued also on microfiche from Lange Micrographics.en_US
dc.description.abstractLord Lansdowne's "Peace Letter" of November 29, 1917 is examined with respect to the Marquess' motivation in publishing the letter. Attention is paid to Lansdowne's pre-War political career, as well as his actions during the first years of the War, in order to gain a better basis for assessing the meaning behind his call for a minimum statement of war aims in late 1917. In addition, the paper explores the meaning and purpose that lay behind the issuing of war aims by belligerents. The impact of the "Peace Letter" on Lansdowne's legacy as a statesman forms the conclusion of the work.en_US
dc.format.mediumelectronicen_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherTexas A&M Universityen_US
dc.rightsThis thesis was part of a retrospective digitization project authorized by the Texas A&M University Libraries in 2008. Copyright remains vested with the author(s). It is the user's responsibility to secure permission from the copyright holder(s) for re-use of the work beyond the provision of Fair Use.en_US
dc.subjecthistory.en_US
dc.subjectMajor history.en_US
dc.titleLord Lansdowne, his Peace Letter and the Great War: a political historyen_US
dc.typeThesisen_US
thesis.degree.disciplinehistoryen_US
thesis.degree.nameM.A.en_US
thesis.degree.levelMastersen_US
dc.type.genrethesis
dc.type.materialtexten_US
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