- Dec 2011
- Iowa USA
If Kerensky had dealt with Lenin appropriately, then the pressure for Germany to re-deploy to the interior wouldn't have been a factor.That is more or less what he did. All terroritory Germany lost was justified on ethnic or pragmatioc grounds (Danzig and sea access for Poland etc) and well and truely signaled in his 14 points.
This hand wringing about Versallies if just theere wa smore idealism it would have all been perfect. Well People are involved it was not going to be perfect. Germany was never going to accept that it lost the war. Arguably the mistake was the armstice.
Stopping Bolshevism in Central Europe was job one and was achieved.