Hammarskjold, the UN, and the Office of the Secretary-General
Published online by Cambridge University Press: 22 May 2009
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1 For example, Anthony, Eden, Full Circle: The Memoirs of Anthony Eden (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1960Google Scholar); Anthony, Nutting, No End of a Lesson: The Story of Suez (New York: C. N. Potter, 1967Google Scholar); Eisenhower, Dwight D., The White House Years: Waging Peace, 1956–61 (New York: Doubleday and Co., 1965Google Scholar); and Pearson, Lester B., Mike, The Memoirs of the Right Honourable Lester B. Pearson (Toronto: Quadrangle, 1972).Google Scholar
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5 Quoted in Urquhart, p. 46, and Cordier and Foote, vol. 2, p. 468.
6 For text, see Foote, pp. 251–60.
7 General Assembly Official Records (16th session), Supplement No. 1A (A/4800/Add. 1).
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19 Urquhart, pp. 525–28. For a full statement of Hammarskjold's views, see his Oxford University lecture of 30 May 1961 in Foote, pp. 329–49.
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27 General Assembly Official Records, 825th meeting, paragraph 86, as given in Foote, p. 150.
28 Quoted in Urquhart, pp. 255–56. (Ellipses in original.)
29 General Assembly Official Records (15th session), Supplement No. 1A, p. 4.
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32 Urquhart, p. 596.