AuthorJordan, George Racey, 1898-
TitleFrom Major Jordan's diaries / George Racey Jordan with Richard L. Stokes.
PublishedNew York : Harcourt, Brace, c1952.
Description284 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Bib. NoteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted NoteContents: "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 NoteSummary: "... 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.
SubjectsSoviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.
United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Soviet Union.
Other AuthorsStokes, Richard L.
LC Card Number52-6448
Call Number/Copies 
 WRHS Research Library: D 754 R9 J821 1952
CA-1903242: LC class, closed stacks [status: NON-CIRCULATING]
[Record 69820]