Averell Harriman

Averell Harriman

Americans wanted to settle all our difficulties with Russia and then go to the movies and drink Coke.More Averell Harriman quotes [08/12/2011 06:08:19]
I think Stalin was afraid of Roosevelt. Whenever Roosevelt spoke, he sort of watched him with a certain awe. He was afraid of Roosevelt's influence in the world.More Averell Harriman quotes [08/12/2011 06:08:47]
Yet the whole preamble of the second authorization act for the Marshall Plan showed the direction Congress was ready to take about breaking down barriers within Europe.More Averell Harriman quotes [08/12/2011 06:08:56]
Poland, of course, was the key country. I remember Stalin telling me that the plains of Poland were the invasion route of Europe to Russia and always had been, and therefore he had to control Poland.More Averell Harriman quotes [08/12/2011 06:08:25]
It was fear. He didn't want to see a united Germany. Stalin made it clear to me - I spoke with him many times - that they couldn't afford to let Germany build up again. They'd been invaded twice, and he wasn't willing to have it happen again.More Averell Harriman quotes [08/12/2011 06:08:13]

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