Latvia’s Foreign Policy and the International Situation in the Late Thirties
by Inesis Feldmanis, Aivars Stranga, Mārtiņš Virsis
Inesis Feldmanis, Aivars Stranga, Mārtiņš Virsis. Latvia’s Foreign Policy and the International Situation in the Late Thirties. (Latvijas ārpolitika un starptautiskais stāvoklis (30. gadu otrā puse)). - Riga: Latvian Institute of International Affairs, 1993. - 435 p.
This is an in-depth analyses of the most important issues confronting Latvian foreign policy-makers during the second half of the 1930s within the context of the international system prevailing at that time. The source material was collected in the archives of Riga, Moscow, Vilnius, Stockholm, Helsinki, Potsdam and Bonn. The authors have also used a wide range of published foreign policy documents and works by historians on international relations. Several problems raised in the book are analysed particularly from the historiographic point of view.