June 1946
America;6/22/1946, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p239
The article discusses the importance of waterways in bringing more peace and unity in Europe and how the plans of internationalizing its principal rivers will help realize this goal. Europe has geographical features that hinders easy movement of people and political and economic unification. To compensate for the lacked access to open seas, the continent turns to major rivers in providing an ideal communication with these seas. The Economic and Social Council of the United Nations plans to internationalize these rivers to achieve a unified Europe.


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