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By Marit Fosse,John Fox

It was once an enormous future for a guy who time and again introduced that he used to be “without ambition.” even though he had left tuition elderly fourteen, had no adventure of overseas affairs and spoke no languages except English, in 1929 Sean Lester turned the Irish consultant to the League of countries in Geneva. He used to be quickly famous via his friends as an outspoken and capable flesh presser of integrity able to protect the foundations governing civilized society. because the League’s excessive Commissioner within the unfastened urban of Danzig from 1934 to 1936, he attempted to withstand the Nazi juggernaut. within the early a part of the second one international warfare, Lester took over as Secretary-General of the League of countries from his disgraced predecessor and for 4 years fought to maintain the establishment alive. In his dairies he witnessed many darkish chapters of eu historical past within the Nineteen Thirties and 1940s.

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