August 12th, 2010

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Although there are oceans we must cross

I finally got some time to resume my Hearts of Iron II game, and can report on what 1946 in this very different Second World War was like. When last we left, the war between the Allies and the Japanese Empire was in its second long year, with Allied forces having liberated most of mainland China and finding themselves stalled getting into Korea.

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Say, why has my reserve of Supplies, representing pretty much all finished products but particularly those which the military needs to function, dropped to zero?

And that's the state of affairs on the 1st of January, 1947.

Trivia: The Japanese Foreign Office proposed that the nation should ``reorient her policy'' and seek a peace settlement with the United States, following meetings in February 1943 which concluded Germany's post-Stalingrad offensive would fail.

Currently Reading: The Pre-Astronauts: Manned Ballooning On The Threshold Of Space, Craig Ryan.