A Soviet Assessment of American Post-war Intentions

A Soviet Assessment - A Soviet Assessment of American Post-war Intentions Nikolai Novikov(1946 The foreign policy of the United States which

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A Soviet Assessment of American Post-war Intentions Nikolai Novikov (1946) The foreign policy of the United States, which reflects the imperialist tendencies of American monopolistic capital, is characterized in the postwar period by a striving for world supremacy. This is the real meaning of the many statements by President Truman and other representatives of American ruling circles: that the United States has the right to lead the world. All the forces of American diplomacy--the army, the air force, the navy, industry and science--are enlisted in the service of this foreign policy. For this purpose broad plans for expansion have been developed and are being implemented through diplomacy and the establishment of a system of naval and air bases stretching far beyond the boundaries of the United States, through the arms race, and through the creation of ever newer types of weapons. . .. Europe has come out of the war with a completely dislocated economy,
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This note was uploaded on 02/27/2012 for the course HIST 105 taught by Professor Michaelg.smith during the Fall '08 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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A Soviet Assessment - A Soviet Assessment of American Post-war Intentions Nikolai Novikov(1946 The foreign policy of the United States which

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