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Lend-lease weapon for victory by Edward Reilly Stettinius

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Edward R. Stettinius.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 358p., [16] leaves of plates(some col.) :
Number of Pages358
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18142601M

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  The Lend-Lease Act of allowed the U.S. government to lend or lease war supplies to any nation before actively entering the fighting in World War II. This book is a short but interesting read, reflecting detailed research by the author. There is a nice selection of period photographs and modern illustrations. Of note, Soviet criticism of lend-lease tanks was all over the map, but actual usage reflected a clear preference for certain types, especially later in /5(19). In , when the Battle of Britain was raging, lend-lease exports went mainly to the United Kingdom. As the war spread to Africa, the Middle East, Australia, and India, aid was sent to those areas. With the signing of the Russian lend-lease protocol in October , lend-lease goods began to move to the U.S.S.R. in increasing volume. about us Lendlease is an international property and infrastructure group with core expertise in shaping cities and creating strong and connected communities. Being bold and innovative characterises our approach and doing what matters defines our intent.

  Other aircraft which arrived to the country under the Lend-Lease program are less known but also made a valuable contribution to the victory. The author of this book for the first time has assembled a huge volume of information related to the delivery of aviation equipment from UK and : Vladimir Kotelnikov. Lend-lease definition is - the transfer of goods and services to an ally to aid in a common cause with payment made by a return of the original items or their use in the cause or by a similar transfer of other goods and services. Lend-Lease Bill: hearings before the United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs, Seventy-Seventh Congress, first session, on Jan. , , 29, (Washington: U.S. G.P.O., ), by United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs (page images at HathiTrust).   Russian newsreel video about Lend-Lease on our blog. Transcript of the Lend-Lease Act () “One for All, All for One: The Story of Lend-Lease,” (U.S. Government Printing Office, ) To read more about the war on the Eastern Front: Richard Overy, Russia’s War: A History of the Soviet War Effort, ().

  On this date, the House of Representatives voted to give final approval to the Lend-Lease Act (H.R. )—authorizing the President to sell, lease, or lend military hardware to any country he designated as vital to American national security. In December , British leaders informed American officials that the war against the Axis Powers had nearly bankrupted the country. Great Britain no. Collins Street. Docklands VIC brisbane office. Brisbane Office. Level 3 Kingsgate, 2 King St, Bowen Hills, QLD ADELAIDE OFFICE. Adelaide Office. 14/ King William St, Adelaide, SA canberra office. Canberra Office. Bunda Street. Cnr Bunda & Akuna Streets. Canberra ACT Podium Level Central Park St. Lend-lease, system by which the United States aided its World War II allies with war materials, food, and other commodities. The principal recipients of aid were the British Commonwealth countries and the Soviet Union, though by the end of the war more than 40 countries had received lend-lease help. Food and other strategic deliveries to the Soviet Union under the Lend-Lease Act, In this article, the authors set themselves a task, on the basis of documents and facts, to present still insufficiently covered in domestic and foreign historiography, true dimensions of File Size: KB.