Peace Conference adopts principle of League of Nations

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Historical Context Note

While Clemenceau and Lord George were determined to punish Germany, Woodrow Wilson was more eager to see the creation of an international peace-keeping organisation. A compromise was reached, and as part of this compromise the conference adopted the principle of the League of Nations.

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Editors. "Peace Conference adopts principle of League of Nations". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 March 2010
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