This volume was prepared under the direct supervision of S. Everett Gleason, Chief of the Foreign Relations Division, with the assistance of Fredrick Aandahl and former staff member N. O. Sappington.
The compilations on the British Commonwealth countries were the joint work of Mr. Sappington and John P. Glennon. Mr. Sappington also compiled the documentation on Portugal, Spain, and Denmark. Together with Howard M. Smyth, Mr. Sappington was responsible for the compilations on Italy. He and Mr. Aandahl compiled the documentation on American policy on France.
Mr. Glennon was responsible for the documentation on United States involvement in the multilateral and regional problems of Europe as well as for that concerning United States policies on Germany. The compilation on Austria was the work of former staff member George O. Kent.
The Publishing and Reproduction Services Division (Jerome H. Perlmutter, Chief) was responsible for the technical editing of this volume.
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