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[The United States is] Marching too far – Their heads will be broken!

Poster Number: PP 124
Category: Cold War
Poster Notes:

This poster is oversized. Written on seals: "Seal of a free world for Turkey, Greece and Iran".
U.S. military police boots are straddling Turkey, Greece and Iran, three nations in the post-war era where U.S. influence was strong.

Media Size: 72x26
Poster Type: Lithograph
Publishing Date: 1961
Editorial Information: Editor K. Nazarova
Technical Information on Poster: Submitted for printing November 19, 1961; Order 2812; Price 15 kopeks
Glavlit Directory Number: A09088
Catalog Notes: PP 124 Cold War (oversized)
Artist: Dolgorukov, Nikolai Andreevich — Долгоруков, Николай Андреевич
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