What Was Behind the Tsar's Peace Rescript
What Was Behind the Tsar's Peace Rescript

Written by Allen Upward

Copyright 1904

Story 4 of 12 contained in the collection {!bk_7177|Secret History of To-Day!} - In 1899, Tsar Nicholas II issued a rescript calling upon all nations to disband their armies and mothball their fleets. It caused an uproar in Europe and chief among the questions that arose was who was really behind the move. V is curious himself and goes off in search of a client to pay him to learn the truth. He finds on in the Ottoman Empire.