Editor says, what if the Munich Conference had imploded? muses Jeff Provine on the This Day in Alternate History web site. Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, in reality Daladier gave Chamberlain the leading role in negotiations. Chamberlain returned triumphant after the signing of the Munich Pact and gave his "Peace in Our Time" speech. Upon Daladier's return to France, he was surprised to be greeted by cheering, about which he muttered, "Oh, the fools". Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.