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By James H. Wolfe

During global struggle II the quadriga, the notable determine of the charioteer Victory riding 4 horses, on best of the Brandenburg Gate used to be destroyed. Later, either the East and West German au­ thorities agreed to exchange it with a replica of the unique. the previous possessed the molds; the latter provided the steel for casting. the method of negotiation and construction required approximately years. After the recent quadriga was once fastened, it used to be discovered that the Commu­ nists had made an immense swap: the chariot pushed by means of Victory was once positioned in order that it faces east and never west as in former instances. The wit of the Berliners is sharp. It quickly grew to become identified alongside the Kur­ fiirsten Damm (and no longer really so loudly alongside what was once then Stalin Allee) that Victory used to be advancing to defeat the East. The Pankow regime had unwittingly created an it appears prophetic image of its drawing close collapse.

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To a lesser degree the British did the same. 2 Decartelization, added to the payment of reparations, meant effective deindustrialization. The economic effects of such a policy rapidly became apparent throughout both Germany and Western Europe. Premier Wilhelm Schermerhorn of the Netherlands said that his country's economy depended to a great extent upon the hauling of German freight. Should this amount of freight be seriously reduced, depression would threaten. 3 American authorities themselves soon began to realize that the various zonal industries must not only maintain a high rate of output but must also be integrated; the individual zones could not be treated as self-contained economic units.

2 and 42. 7 Plischke, Contemporary Government of Germany, pp. 223-233. 34 OCCUPATION AND PARTITION four general categories of activities - support of refugees and expellees,I reparations, deindustrialization, and currency reform. Article XIII of the Potsdam Agreement had stipulated that the Occupation authorities would facilitate the movement of German minorities from Eastern Europe. 2 In 1955 the number of expellees living in Germany was 12,701,000. Although no precise statistics are available, one estimate is that some two million had been lost en route.

Organization of a representative German political body which would advise the Allied Control Council and formulate a provisional constitution. Approval of the constitution by the Control Council. Election of a national government following popular acceptance of the constitution. A comparison between the Soviet and British plans demonstrates that, while both agreed on the immediate need for central German administrative organs, they diverged on a crucial point: the Soviet plan provided for an early adoption of a provisional constitution so that a peace treaty could be negotiated and German national unity restored.

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