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by Sallie Pisani

Category: Economics
Subcategory: Business and Work
Author: Sallie Pisani
ISBN: 0700605029
ISBN13: 978-0700605026
Language: English
Publisher: University Press of Kansas; 1st edition (December 27, 1991)
Pages: 200
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Pisani tells, for the first time, the story of the top CIA operatives who were instrumental in developing the non-military covert intervention policies of the early Cold War years and the Office of Policy Coordination that carried them out. Through interviews with Deputy Director of Plans Richard.

Pisani tells, for the first time, the story of the top CIA operatives who were instrumental in developing the non-military covert intervention policies of the early Cold War years and the Office of Policy Coordination that carried them out. Through interviews with Deputy Director of Plans Richard Bissell (Bay of Pigs), OSS officer and later CIA official John Bross, CIA General Counsel Lawrence Houston, CIA field operative Kermit Roosevelt, and Frank Lindsay, head of paramilitary operations for OPC, Pisani traces covert operations from their roots in the New Deal and World War II through the y. .

She has a dream of a writing style. -Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones, author of The CIA and American Democracy. 0%. 4 star4 star (0%).

Out of this conflict between idealistic principles and practical self-interest sprang the CIA's first peacetime covert operations. In The CIA and the Marshall Plan historian Sallie Pisani shows how the . added a Cold War corollary to the principle of self-determination: massive foreign aid and nonmilitary covert operations to reshape war-torn Europe in the image of the .

The CIA and the Marshall Plan by Sallie Pisani (University . He was appointed CBE in 1997

The CIA and the Marshall Plan by Sallie Pisani (University Press of Kansas, 1991). The Marshall Plan: America, Britain and the Reconstruction of Western Europe, 1947-52 (Studies in Economic History and Policy: US in the 20th Century) by Michael J Hogan (Cambridge University Press, 1989). He was appointed CBE in 1997. His many books include The Lost Victory: British Dreams, British Realities 1945-1950 (Pan, 2001), The Great War (BBC Books, 2003), The Audit of War: The Illusion and Reality of Britain as a Great Nation (Pan, 2001) and The Collapse of British Power - Pride and Fall Sequence (Pan, 2002). Top. ; More Making of Modern Britain.

CIA's efforts had helped the Marshall Plan succeed, countering Soviet propaganda, and funding Western European organizations in their bids to organize anti-Soviet activities. The European Recovery Act, inaugurated in mid-1948, achieved its objectives at far less cost and in far less time than ever anticipated.

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From archives and interviews this book culls some interesting facts about more or less covert activities in the immediate postwar period, mainly concerning propaganda and psychological warfare in Europe. Unfortunately the material is not used as well as it could be, because of weak and sometimes unfocused analyses that attempt to cover too many subjects (including the history of intervention and biographies of some of the author's sources).

Author: Sallie Pisani.

People have the right to choose their own form of government. This book is highly original and is characterized by both insight and clarity. That lofty principle, affirmed by Churchill and Roosevelt in the Atlantic Charter, was to guide our post-war foreign policy. She has a dream of a writing style. Rhodri Jeffreys-Jones, author of The CIA and American Democracy. Out of this conflict between idealistic principles and practical self-interest sprang the CIA's first peacetime covert operations. Thomas Alan Schwartz, Sallie Pisani. People have the right to choose their own form of government.

Pisani, The CIA and the Marshall Plan. Quoted in Ellwood, 'You too can be like us', p. 36. Pisanni reveals how the ECA involved itslef in other covert activity to bring the Italian labour movement to its side and to solve the perceived problem of overpopulation

Pisani, The CIA and the Marshall Plan. Pisanni reveals how the ECA involved itslef in other covert activity to bring the Italian labour movement to its side and to solve the perceived problem of overpopulation. Pisani, The CIA and the Marshall Plan, pp. 114–120. The Marshall Plan and the politics of growth. Ellwood, The Marshall Plan and the politics of growth, p. 19. minutes of meeting, Commins and Taft, probably late.

People have the right to choose their own form of government. That lofty principle, affirmed by Churchill and Roosevelt in the Atlantic Charter, was to guide our post-war foreign policy. But suppose that people given a chance to choose their government make the "wrong" choice? Suppose they choose a government unfriendly to the United States, an undemocratic form of government at odds with our national interests? What then?Out of this conflict between idealistic principles and practical self-interest sprang the CIA's first peacetime covert operations. In The CIA and the Marshall Plan historian Sallie Pisani shows how the U.S. added a Cold War corollary to the principle of self-determination: massive foreign aid and nonmilitary covert operations to reshape war-torn Europe in the image of the U.S.Pisani tells, for the first time, the story of the top CIA operatives who were instrumental in developing the non-military covert intervention policies of the early Cold War years and the Office of Policy Coordination that carried them out. Through interviews with Deputy Director of Plans Richard Bissell (Bay of Pigs), OSS officer and later CIA official John Bross, CIA General Counsel Lawrence Houston, CIA field operative Kermit Roosevelt, and Frank Lindsay, head of paramilitary operations for OPC, Pisani traces covert operations from their roots in the New Deal and World War II through the years of the Marshall Plan.
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