By Erik Goldstein,John Maurer

The Washington convention regulated the inter-war naval race among the area powers. within the period whilst it used to be nonetheless believed that battleships have been the epitome of naval strength and an indication of a country's power, this convention resulted in obstacles at the development of such guns by way of the naval powers of england, the us and Japan. This selection of essays bargains with many elements of the convention; the criteria that triggered it, the pursuits of the partaking international locations either current and destiny, and the results.

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