|Author||Jordan, George Racey, 1898- |
|Title||From Major Jordan's diaries / George Racey Jordan with Richard L. Stokes. |
|Published||New York : Harcourt, Brace, c1952. |
|Description||284 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm |
|Bib. Note||Includes bibliographical references and index. |
|Formatted Note||Contents: "Mr. Brown" and the start of a diary -- The "bomb powder" folders -- We move to Montana -- How my Alaskan report helped the Russians -- The black suitcases -- "Don't make a big production" -- The story of the "heavy water" -- A look at lend-lease -- The greatest mail-order catalogue in history -- My visit to the State Department in 1944 -- The priest who confronted Stalin -- How Russia got U.S. Treasury plates -- "The broadcast goes on tonight" -- Clouds of witnesses. |
|Summary Note||Summary: "... I want to put in permanent form the full story of my experiences as a Lend-Lease expediter and liaison officer with the Russians during the war, when I served for two crucial years, from May 1942 to June 1944, both at Newark Airport and at the big air base at Great Falls, Montana ..."--Pref. |
|Subjects||Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States. |
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union.
|Other Authors||Stokes, Richard L. |
|LC Card Number||52-6448|
|Call Number/Copies|| |
| ||WRHS Research Library: D 754 R9 J821 1952|
CA-1903242: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]