War and Politics

June 1944
New Republic;6/26/44, Vol. 110 Issue 26, p849
Focuses on the foreign policy of the U.S. Government, with reference to World War II. Problems faced by U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower in transporting war supplies through the Pacific Ocean; Intention of the U.S. Government to operate B-29 bombers from the airfields in China; Effort of U.S. Vice President Henry A. Wallace to unite the Chinese forces into a fighting organization to delay the Japanese advance; Assessment of the power of the U.S. Navy in the Pacific; Report prepared by the House Military Affairs Committee showing the role played by Theodore Wyman Jr., former district engineer for the Hawaiian district, in awarding contracts to a Nazi.


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