Cuban Missile Crisis by BarkerC

Question 9

One of the key advisors that convinced JFK that Khrushchev would accept a trade if he could demonstrate to the Politburo that he had made the U.S. back down came from this former U.S. ambassador to the Soviet Union, who had, from time to time during his tenure in the USSR, lived with Khrushchev at his dacha.

Llewellyn E. "Tommy" Thompson Jr.