Memoirs of an Old Balloonatic

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The same month, i.e. on January 24, 1942, another organization was created, the United States Army Northern Ireland Force (USANIF). The Philippines were liberated in 1945 by US forces. Then we would be interviewed, first, by Sheehy or Laoti Deaton and then, presumably if approved, by Cochran. The Insiders determined that a two-prong approach was needed; use American money and know-how to build up your competitors, while at the same time use every devious strategy you can devise to weaken and impoverish this country.

Pages: 175

Publisher: William Kimber (of London); First edition (May 1972)

ISBN: 0718303024

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