In this book the Foreign Languages Publishing House reproduces in English the Correspondence Between the Chairman of the Council of Ministers of the U.S.S.R. and the Presidenis of the U.S.A. and the Prime Ministers of Great Britain During the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945, published by the State political Books Publishing House in 1957.
The messages of the Presiden's of the U.S.A. and the Prime Ministers of Great Britain appear in their original wording, with the exception of some documents available in the Soviet Union in Russian translation only. In this volume they are Nos. 2, 11, 24, 25, 46, 52, 58, 59, 61, 62, 67, 68 and 332. Nos. 2, 11, 58, 61, 62 and 68 were printed in various British and American publications, and their English texts are given in this volume according to those publications. Others, i.e., Nos. 24, 25, 46, 52, 59, 67 and 332, for which the original English texts are not available, have been translated back from the Russiari.