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This is often an insightful and thought-provoking book that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 316.091 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(fills an important gap in the existing literature on the origins of the terrible struggle between Hitlers )] TJ ET BT 34.016 301.835 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Germany and the USSR.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 275.579 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gorodetskys stated aim is twofold. First, he seeks to discredit further the "preventative war" thesis )] TJ ET BT 34.016 261.323 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(popularized in works such as Victor Suvorovs Icebreaker: Who started the Second World War? \(London, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 247.067 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1990\). Gorodetsky has already published extensively on this question and has succeeded admirably in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 232.811 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(revealing Suvorovs case \(and that of like-minded German-speaking authors\) as a tissue of speculation and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 218.555 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(distortion. It therefore comes as no surprise that Grand Delusion further undermines the flimsy edifice of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 204.299 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(right-wing revisionist works on the roots of operation "Barbarossa". Accordingly, this review will )] TJ ET BT 34.016 190.043 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(concentrate on Gorodetskys other objective, namely, his painstaking effort to explain Stalins policy toward )] TJ ET BT 34.016 175.787 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Nazi Germany in this period, a policy that culminated in the Red Army being caught unprepared by the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 161.531 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(German onslaught of 22 June 1941.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 135.275 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gorodetsky sets about this task by offering a very detailed look at the actual conduct of Soviet, German, and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 121.019 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(British diplomacy between the invasion of Poland and the start of "Barbarossa". His approach is very similar )] TJ ET BT 34.016 106.763 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(to that of Donald Cameron Watt in How War Came: The Immediate Origins of the Second World War, 1938-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 92.507 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1939 \(London, 1989\), which Gorodetsky praises in his introduction. At the same time, he provides the reader )] TJ ET BT 34.016 78.251 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with exhaustive documentation on the intelligence flowing to Stalin from myriad sources, including his )] TJ ET BT 34.016 63.995 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(foreign ministry, the NKGB and Soviet military intelligence \(the GRU\). Gorodetsky maintains that when we )] TJ ET BT 34.016 49.739 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(place this intelligence in its elaborate diplomatic context, Stalins decisions - long derided by western )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.699 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Review Number:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.443 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(93)] TJ ET BT 34.016 556.187 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publish date:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 541.931 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Tuesday, 1 February, 2000)] TJ ET BT 34.016 527.675 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Author:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 513.419 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gabriel Gorodetsky)] TJ ET BT 34.016 499.163 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Date of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 484.907 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(1998)] TJ ET BT 34.016 470.651 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Publisher:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 456.395 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Yale University Press)] TJ ET BT 34.016 442.139 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Place of Publication:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 427.883 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(London)] TJ ET BT 34.016 413.627 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Reviewer:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 399.371 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Truman Anderson)] TJ ET endstream endobj 8 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F1 /BaseFont /Times-Roman /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 9 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F2 /BaseFont /Times-Italic /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 10 0 obj << /Type /Font /Subtype /Type1 /Name /F3 /BaseFont /Times-Bold /Encoding /WinAnsiEncoding >> endobj 11 0 obj << /Type /XObject /Subtype /Image /Width 509 /Height 160 /Filter /FlateDecode /DecodeParms << /Predictor 15 /Colors 3 /Columns 509 /BitsPerComponent 8>> /Mask [ 255 255 255 255 255 255 ] /ColorSpace /DeviceRGB /BitsPerComponent 8 /Length 3280>> stream x[EQ㎦fVttҒ +3O{?lGDQԯDrB^.ϯ%~'0۠/2>0AG_>0j0GCfE67>rB^}@  !&y+r?INp:erc b8f=rQC!~-Wf^^zF[)G 2ޯe7V_Go3Ke GEGOo8rώ#\1ZY~N6^H}yLxS-!:412V+u\-LSO?xVvZ|GjǮT_8EYJF=Tw^ 7GxfN/S:Ʌ~ʟtt?5n÷J'JcF-GVξx{rO~tJd;#a\7}|~y'>}c2C vR}f׈**h.)_&@pfzjsx:5;S\vKhM5j=!Cn+h"u]a EUN]jn=k<,:Ք>sU!ni~6EJ)¦72?G}[y}_vc$t?iSܟ2Zݞ,VN?_`='RFK1A2qv&X_lLRWY'%:I㢖zb_UEx\>&ɆBˏ~K@ \gYØU4}$8Dv!'Q'*+Εj(UCGo[#< 2Ja(sZi9fZKE Rn`u\9r^Zmɯ׹}mstO4uc~#'jEvۼ Dx[z ޏQ4KL5,5u3>i^uÒ-53ba ~,~/pyt1fMU'CVm:qv~=Y'Es"WsφG?l_kN5}],Ow7 uh`xƫ?zMl7ٻv$A(4Dl(wwH} ?=[=S;yC]^BK>㕪9`Z'Wj;E|:bf>kCԘ#RY,iv쵗~}n'"1u" *uO΄/2^Sxr(!/DD\~mJyZ!MmrA!#u[if|99WB WΡpp}w}sh#,\ &:%˳X?D3 %W0cC?o̲^} F3XLVn]Cߖiϧ!7}yZJ#P7]=)7Ρp;>> Ye^xx{Oafw{ ;>4gfLt ʊ:q%#r/)pv!O4wGh|dS ӣݽހ-gVUC'pBxrB^} 7JA^} /'8!`:r?}}],X  }6y!`/~Br?}Q< >k7vx"] ,' .3jn{-i}|~%-};b6#U)7繎kiEw 㤳:E}[޼c"rꬊ7Dc$~"/Y&zSd:tFȌCrʙ`7u .#[-<)j ?TGS(j~oTup(hjU4PlJ=}|it.ҽ@\wʨuXÞZcx18Wo<~ikOg,ވ\^?EneyZcc0[R١z|zv7_m:_n]a?osS3~j^ hD.a_X'KfBX6w wݶ"Oa:,bvhrWH[uCF-Xfc}>x+Rz)2N-B 7y^٨;[/vg? | |2Sve}=o䑰j[vWjF0{굦?VI~}xM(_TlG__+]:#к?S} c>GŸD7 !w{S{B =x7a?oE#)+Gz:o_4Q<;n?\tt7?mGCџQGu4kņOF>F?#} hP&ђߴM#u!.СtL2^#o nIk_i.~7tr@n 1P~3?.[]=S5b߮~Yo^HFH YBi8a4iom>CKgMy*;?zqEӕ` >zB9iFzC?XF?ޟIܰ펉A}{I5ᄊx%ez#Mp@rߎpi]IOVjzuJt\۰f׺u5><,J~PTJp1)}){9N {!`/> endstream endobj 12 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 13 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 197.0117 675.3895 357.3317 687.2695 ] >> endobj 13 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews) >> endobj 14 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 15 0 R >> endobj 15 0 obj << /Length 6334 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 796.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(historians as colossal blunders - become much easier to understand. According to Gorodetsky, Stalins )] TJ ET BT 34.016 782.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(intelligence about Hitlers intentions and military preparations was far from unambiguous, and tended, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 767.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(catastrophically, to reinforce his quite rational assumptions about Germanys aims and probable course of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 753.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(action. Stalin belatedly recognized the scale of the German threat and took steps to prepare the Red Army for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 739.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the worst. At the same time, however, he clung desperately to the hope that he could avoid war by )] TJ ET BT 34.016 725.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(appeasement, and this delusion hamstrung the Soviet militarys efforts to make ready for the onslaught up to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 710.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the very last moment.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 684.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gorodetskys argument largely discounts the role of ideology in shaping either Stalins or Hitlers actions, and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 670.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(unfolds thematically and chronologically in the following manner. Stalin, whose main concern was the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 656.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(security of Soviet Russia, scored a major success in the Nazi-Soviet Pact. This success was shattered, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 641.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(however, by Germanys unexpectedly swift victory over France, which demonstrated the superiority of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 627.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Wehrmacht. Faced with such a dramatic shift in the balance of power, Stalin reacted by occupying the Baltic )] TJ ET BT 34.016 613.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(states as a buffer zone, and by attempting to negotiate a new power-sharing relationship with Hitler. The )] TJ ET BT 34.016 599.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Soviet leaders objectives were to keep the peace with Germany and at the same time to gain control of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 584.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Danube estuary against Russia would fall, for none of these historians questions the seriousness of Hitlers )] TJ ET BT 34.016 570.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(interest in the East.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 544.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Most readers who are familiar with the extensive literature on Hitlers foreign policy will find Gorodetskys )] TJ ET BT 34.016 530.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(case less than convincing. It is hamstrung by his failure to take the pre-war history of Nazi Germany into )] TJ ET BT 34.016 515.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(account, especially Hitlers relationship with the armed forces and his decision for war in 1939. Gorodetsky )] TJ ET BT 34.016 501.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(simply does not deal with German motives for the Nazi-Soviet pact, or with Hitlers explanations of the pact )] TJ ET BT 34.016 487.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(at the time:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 461.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Alles was ich unternehme, ist gegen Ruland gerichtet; wenn der Westen zu dumm und blind ist, um dies zu )] TJ ET BT 34.016 446.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(begreifen, werde ich gezwungen sein, mich mit den Russen zu verstndigen, den Westen zu schlagen, und )] TJ ET BT 34.016 432.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(dann nach seiner Niederlage mich mit meinem versammelten Krften gegen die Sowjetunion zu wenden.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 406.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\(Everything I undertake is directed against Russia; if the West is too stupid and blind to grasp this, then I )] TJ ET BT 34.016 392.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(will be forced to come to an understanding with the Russians, strike the West, and then after its defeat turn )] TJ ET BT 34.016 377.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with my assembled forces against the Soviet Union.\))] TJ ET BT 34.016 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Hitler never considered the Nazi-Soviet pact to be anything but a "marriage of convenience" \()] TJ ET BT 484.364 351.557 Td /F2 12.0 Tf [(Vernunftehe)] TJ ET BT 543.020 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(\), )] TJ ET BT 34.016 337.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(and the step-by-step appearance of the Barbarossa decision should not be interpreted simply in the light of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 323.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(immediate diplomatic circumstances. There is no scope in this review for a detailed comparison of multiple )] TJ ET BT 34.016 308.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(studies, but Jrgen Frsters balanced account, which takes the entire sweep of Hitlers foreign policy into )] TJ ET BT 34.016 294.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(consideration, answers Gorodetskys objections to "ideological" interpretations perfectly well. This is perhaps )] TJ ET BT 34.016 280.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(particularly true of Gorodetskys claims regarding the primacy of the Balkans in Hitlers thinking.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 254.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Happily, Gorodetskys treatment of Hitlers decision does not prejudice the balance of Grand Delusion, which )] TJ ET BT 34.016 239.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(offers a very valuable discussion of the final weeks before the outbreak of war. Gorodetsky has left no stone )] TJ ET BT 34.016 225.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(unturned in his quest to understand the information flowing to Stalin, and his blending of dozens of sources )] TJ ET BT 34.016 211.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(into a smooth and convincing narrative is very deft indeed. Using documents in many cases brought to light )] TJ ET BT 34.016 196.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(for the first time from a plethora of archives \(Russian, Yugoslav, Bulgarian, British, Swedish, French and )] TJ ET BT 34.016 182.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(American\) Gorodetsky demonstrates the often equivocal character of the reports that came to Stalin from his )] TJ ET BT 34.016 168.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(best informed sources, including Maisky, Golikov \(head of the GRU\), Dekanozov \(the Soviet ambassador in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 154.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Berlin\) and Beria himself. Often, these reports contained highly accurate raw intelligence about the nature of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 139.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(German deployments, together with soothing predictions about German intentions. Beria, for example, gave )] TJ ET BT 34.016 125.717 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Stalin a very detailed description of German deployments on 2 June 1941 which nevertheless concluded:)] TJ ET endstream endobj 16 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Annots [ 18 0 R ] /Contents 17 0 R >> endobj 17 0 obj << /Length 6354 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg 0.502 0.502 0.502 RG 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d BT 34.016 784.469 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(With the capture of Crete the next stage of the Anglo-German war will come to an end. If Germany really )] TJ ET BT 34.016 770.213 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(wants to start a war against the Soviet Union, then it will probably be the result of an Anglo-German )] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.957 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(agreement which will lead to an immediate cessation of hostilities between Germany and England \(pp. 275-)] TJ ET BT 34.016 741.701 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(76\).)] TJ ET BT 34.016 715.445 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gorodetsky also illustrates how German disinformation \(which flowed from the highest levels of the Reich )] TJ ET BT 34.016 701.189 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(government\) dovetailed with the misleading anti-war machinations of the German ambassador, von der )] TJ ET BT 34.016 686.933 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Schulenburg. Gorodetskys discussion of Soviet-British diplomacy is particularly good, and shows )] TJ ET BT 34.016 672.677 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(emphatically how mutual suspicion fed Stalins misperceptions of British maneuvers, even when Churchill )] TJ ET BT 34.016 658.421 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(was intent upon helping him. Gorodetsky reminds us that there was in fact a consistent element of deception )] TJ ET BT 34.016 644.165 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(in British approaches to Stalin, the best example of which was the attempt to accentuate Soviet fears of a )] TJ ET BT 34.016 629.909 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(peace between Germany and Britain in the wake of Hess flight.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 603.653 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(None of this to say the Gorodetsky excuses Stalin for clinging to his delusions even after the German attack )] TJ ET BT 34.016 589.397 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(had begun, or for creating the general climate of terrified toadyism that led to such a profound distortion of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 575.141 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(his intelligence in the first place. The last two chapters of the book are largely devoted to demonstrating how )] TJ ET BT 34.016 560.885 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Stalin confounded Timoshenko and Zhukov in their attempts fully to mobilize and deploy the Red Army to )] TJ ET BT 34.016 546.629 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(meet the coming blow. Gorodetsky levels the blame for Soviet unpreparedness squarely where it belongs )] TJ ET BT 34.016 532.373 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(with Stalin. Nevertheless, the book ends on an oddly equivocal and somewhat contradictory note, for )] TJ ET BT 34.016 518.117 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Gorodetsky finishes by asserting that there was ultimately little that Stalin could have done to improve the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 503.861 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(overall strategic position of the USSR:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 477.605 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Stalins failure to prepare for the German onslaught primarily reflected the unappealing political choices )] TJ ET BT 34.016 463.349 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(which the Soviet Union faced before the outbreak of the Second World War, and even more so on the eve of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 449.093 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the Great Patriotic War. It was however aggravated by Stalins self-deception and miscalculation, a reflection )] TJ ET BT 34.016 434.837 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(of his authoritarian rule. And yet, even with hindsight, it is hard to devise alternatives which Stalin could )] TJ ET BT 34.016 420.581 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(have safely pursued. If he had made a pre-emptive strike, the blow would at best have been softened but )] TJ ET BT 34.016 406.325 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(definitely not averted.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 380.069 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(If nothing else, this statement seems to contradict his very strong statements about the \(false\) inevitability of )] TJ ET BT 34.016 365.813 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Hitlers decision to turn east. It is also worth remembering \(as Gorodetsky himself points out\) that one of the )] TJ ET BT 34.016 351.557 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(crucial stumbling blocs to better Soviet-British relations prior to Barbarossa was Molotovs demand that )] TJ ET BT 34.016 337.301 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Britain recognize the annexation of the Baltic states. Stalins problems with Britain were, to an extent, of his )] TJ ET BT 34.016 323.045 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(own making, and he had greater flexibility than Gorodetskys closing remarks would seem to imply.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 296.789 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(There are minor stylistic and editing problems in Grand Delusion. Gorodetskys diction is not always clear, )] TJ ET BT 34.016 282.533 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(but most of these shortcomings reflect badly on the Yale University Press rather than the author. There is )] TJ ET BT 34.016 268.277 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(consistent trouble with German names \("Jdl" instead of "Jodl", "von Schulenburg" instead of "von der )] TJ ET BT 34.016 254.021 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Schulenburg", "Ueberschr" for "Ueberschr", "von Paulus" instead of "Paulus"\). There is also an )] TJ ET BT 34.016 239.765 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(inconvenient inconsistency in the citation of sources, in that some works cited in the notes do not appear in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 225.509 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(the bibliography.)] TJ ET BT 34.016 199.253 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(On balance, Grand Delusion is a valuable work. Greater attention to the background development of foreign )] TJ ET BT 34.016 184.997 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(policy, particularly with respect to Germany, would have strengthened the book, but Gorodetskys ambitious )] TJ ET BT 34.016 170.741 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(reach has not exceeded his grasp. His contribution to the "preventative war" debate, though not discussed in )] TJ ET BT 34.016 156.485 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(this review, is commendable, but more important, Gorodetsky has offered a detailed and revealing look at )] TJ ET BT 34.016 142.229 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Soviet decision-making on the eve of operation "Barbarossa".)] TJ ET BT 34.016 115.973 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(Due to outstanding work commitments the author has not yet been able to respond to this review)] TJ ET BT 34.016 89.717 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Other reviews:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 75.461 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([2])] TJ ET 0.75 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 34.391 70.735 526.499 1.500 re S BT 34.016 52.955 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Source URL:)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg BT 104.672 52.955 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [(http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/93)] TJ ET 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 104.672 51.561 m 316.316 51.561 l S endstream endobj 18 0 obj << /Type /Annot /Subtype /Link /A 19 0 R /Border [0 0 0] /H /I /Rect [ 104.6717 51.8755 316.3157 63.7555 ] >> endobj 19 0 obj << /Type /Action /S /URI /URI (http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/review/93) >> endobj 20 0 obj << /Type /Page /Parent 3 0 R /Contents 21 0 R >> endobj 21 0 obj << /Length 305 >> stream 0.000 0.000 0.800 rg 0.000 0.000 0.800 RG 0.24 w 0 J [ ] 0 d 0.000 0.000 0.000 rg BT 34.016 784.354 Td /F3 12.0 Tf [(Links:)] TJ ET BT 34.016 769.954 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([1] http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews/item/649)] TJ ET BT 34.016 755.554 Td /F1 12.0 Tf [([2] http://www.history.ac.uk/reviews)] TJ ET endstream endobj xref 0 22 0000000000 65535 f 0000000008 00000 n 0000000073 00000 n 0000000119 00000 n 0000000342 00000 n 0000000379 00000 n 0000000559 00000 n 0000000641 00000 n 0000005309 00000 n 0000005418 00000 n 0000005528 00000 n 0000005637 00000 n 0000009198 00000 n 0000009326 00000 n 0000009410 00000 n 0000009475 00000 n 0000015862 00000 n 0000015946 00000 n 0000022353 00000 n 0000022479 00000 n 0000022573 00000 n 0000022638 00000 n trailer << /Size 22 /Root 1 0 R /Info 5 0 R >> startxref 22995 %%EOF