European Recovery Act, known as the Marshall Plan, the United States programme for the rebuilding of Europe after World War II

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European Recovery Act, known as the Marshall Plan, the United States programme for the rebuilding of Europe after World War II and to stop the spread of Communism . Beginning in 1947, the plan lasted four years. French industrial managers and engineers on a five-week tour of US industrial centres.