The Fifteen Weeks: February 21-June 5, 1947

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Viking Press, 1955 - Political Science - 296 pages
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An account of events during 1947 that led to the formulation of the Marshall Plan and the Policy of Containment.

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Contents

The Capitol Washington D C March
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A MUCH WIDER SITUATION
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PART IH THE IMMEDIATE SETTING
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About the author (1955)

Joseph Marion Jones (October 29, 1908 ndash; August 9, 1990)[1] served in the United States Department of State in the late 1940s.As Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs he was responsible for drafting Undersecretary of State Dean Acheson's speech before the Delta Council on May 8, 1947.Jones published his memoirs in 1955, entitling them "The Fifteen Weeks: February 21 - June 5 1947". These chronicled his part in the development of the Marshall Plan.