In This Review

Italian Foreign Policy, 1870-1940
Italian Foreign Policy, 1870-1940
By C. J. Lowe and F. Marzari
Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1975, 476 pp

A lucid account, with due attention to the role of personalities and deeper political and economic issues. Italian diplomacy was often extravagant-out of penury-and so is the price of this authoritative study.