The Paris Peace Conference and naval questions

  • V. S. Chernyaev
Keywords: United States, Great Britain, Navy

Abstract

The key naval questions what were discussed at the Paris Peace Conference displayed on the basis of analysis of the sources and research papers. Opinions of the participants about the future of the German navy were been analyzed. The problem of navy ratio and attempts to solve it were been studied in detail. It's shown that US delegates used their navy as a means of pressure on the Great Britain to ensure that they would support the new international organization - the League of Nations. However, Great Britain didn't agree to limit its fleet without prior naval agreement with the United States. The Treaty of Versailles finished the First World War, but naval contradictions that existed between countries remained unsolved.

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Published
2021-02-22
How to Cite
Chernyaev , V. S. (2021). The Paris Peace Conference and naval questions. Zaporizhzhia Historical Review, 1(42), 250-255. Retrieved from https://istznu.org/index.php/journal/article/view/1174