Reminiscences of William Averell Harriman : oral history, 1969.

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Harriman, W. Averell (William Averell), 1891-1986. Reminiscences of William Averell Harriman : oral history, 1969.

Reminiscences of William Averell Harriman : oral history, 1969.

Extensive discussion of process of international negotiations with illustrations from his diplomatic career, especially the test ban agreement, World War II conferences, Vietnam peace talks; effects of national and world opinion; roles of the military, Congress, and the press; choice of negotiating personnel, training for professional diplomats; assessment of the use of the Presidency in international affairs, 1933-1969; "Good officer" experiences: Iran oil concession case and India-Pakistan disputes. Many vignettes of international leaders.

Miscellaneous papers relating to oral history.

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