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The Failure of EDC and European Integration

When, on August 30, 1954, the French National Assembly refused to ratify the treaty on the establishment of a European Defense Community (EDC), the French "veto" was widely interpreted as a fateful setback in the process of European integration. Bitter disappointment mixed with a gloomy outlook to the future. "The European Defense Community has broken down in the face of French opposition," Ludwig Erhard, the German Vice-Chancellor and Minister for Economic Affairs in the German Federal Republic, noted in September 1954: "The integration tide is no longer running high, and we may well ask ourselves whether we shall have to put away any thoughts of European collaboration and consider the spirit of togetherness as dead."

The Failure of EDC and European IntegrationManfred GörtemakerWhen, on August 30, 1954, the French National Assembly refused to ratify the treaty on the establishment of a European Defense Community (EDC), the French "veto" was widely interpre
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