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The first such sugges tion was m ad e to Averell H arriman wh en , in August of 1942, he we nt to Moscow with Ch urc hill to deliver the word th at th e operations in N orth Africa had been substituted for the second front now so exigently dem anded by Sta lin and Marshall. The occasion is reported by General Dea ne on page 226 of his book : Stalin told Harriman then tha t Japan was the historic enemy of Russia and th at her eventual defeat was essential to Russian interests. He implied that while the Soviet Union 's milit ary position at th at time would not permit her participation, eventu ally she would come In.

I quote from pages 106 and 107: Agnes (Smedley) ':. ,;. ':. captivated "Vinegar J oe" . ':. ':. ':. Davies was also a great admirer of Agnes Smedley, whom he called one of the pure in heart. He used to invite us to excellent dinners at the American con sulate, at which he exp ressed both his admiration and affection f or A gnes. ':. ,;. ,;. He (Davies) became one of the most potent Influences in the Department [of State] furthe ring the cau se of the Chinese Communists. D avies, as Stilwell's political adviser, sur rou nded him~elf with you ng men of his choice and ilk-John Stewart Service, Raymond P.

He, too, is a "liberal," but with a higher sense of responsibility to The Yalta Sellout history. I need not introduce Mr. W elles to the reader. H e served in the D epart ment of State until the fall of 1943, when his long-stand ing feud wit h Cordell Hull bro ught about the term ination of his public service. Mr. W elles was Under Secretar y of State when dismissed. Hi s book Seven Decisions Th at Sh aped H istory is 'a n apologia for his late chief, Roosevelt, and a justificatio n for certain events in his own career.

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