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  • American Experience

Lend-Lease | PBS

Duration: 02:14
Program: American Experience

Roosevelt's Lend-lease plan -- which promised the return of American weapons after England used them -- "was patent nonsense," according to historian Robert Dallek. "What were the British going to do, give us the tanks back that were blown up, the planes that were shot down?"

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Post Date: January 18, 2012