GERMANY: The Professor

The first time Professor Walter Hallstein visited the U.S., he was marched ashore at the point of an M1 carbine in 1944. He was a P.W., an owlish-looking Wehrmacht lieutenant captured at Cherbourg, and he was bound for the stockade at Camp Como, Miss. He didn't mind much. "It was like a monastery," he recalls, "an ideal place for study. No alcohol, no girls, no outside diversions."

Last week, a bachelor at 51, the Herr Professor was back in the U.S. But behind him this time stood the growing importance of the Bonn...

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