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  • The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis (Uncovering the Past: Analyzing Primary Sources)

    Through a lens of primary sources, this intriguing title looks at the pivotal crisis from the Cold War during which the Soviet Union set up nuclear missiles in Cuba. Well-crafted text and engaging sources introduce readers to the key players, including Castro, Khrushev, and Kennedy and examine the intricacies of the crisis including proxy wars, communication systems, and the outcome. A final chapter examines relations today and explores the idea that a new Cold War with Russia may be looming.... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0778725723
    • ASIN: 0778725723
    • ISBN: 0778725723
    • Manufacturer: Crabtree Publishing Company

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis and the Cold War: A Short History with Documents (Passages: Key Moments in History)

    In October 1962, when the Soviet Union deployed nuclear missiles in Cuba, the most dangerous confrontation of the Cold War ensued, bringing the world close to the brink of nuclear war. Over two tense weeks, U.S. president John F. Kennedy and Soviet premier Nikita Khrushchev managed to negotiate a peaceful resolution to what was nearly a global catastrophe.Drawing on the best recent scholarship and previously unexamined documents from the archives of the former Soviet Union, this introductory volume examines the motivations and calculations of... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1624667414
    • ASIN: 1624667414
    • ISBN: 1624667414
    • Manufacturer: Hackett Publishing Company, Inc.

  • The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis: Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Missiles of November (Cold War International History Project)

    Based on secret transcripts of top-level diplomacy undertaken by the number-two Soviet leader, Anastas Mikoyan, to settle the Cuban Missile Crisis in 1962, this book rewrites conventional history. The "missiles of October" and "13 days" were only half the story: the nuclear crisis actually stretched well into November 1962 as the Soviets secretly planned to leave behind in Cuba over 100 tactical nuclear weapons, then reversed themselves because of obstreperous behavior by Fidel Castro. The highly-charged negotiations with the Cuban leadership, ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0804762023
    • ASIN: 0804762023
    • ISBN: 0804762023
    • Manufacturer: Stanford University Press

  • Cuban Missile Crisis: A History From Beginning to End

    This book is about the Cuban Missile Crisis; it’s a short description of this controversial event and the factors that led up to it. The book tells you about the background, historical context, and the leading people involved in this event without going into excessive detail. It talks about the Cuban revolution, the Cold War, and the leaders of the principal countries involved.Inside you will read about...- The Cuban Revolution - The Cold War - Nikita Khrushchev - John F. Kennedy - Prelude To Crisis - Beginning of the Crisis - The Crisis Unfo... [Read More]

    • ASIN: B072PVKB2F
    • ASIN: B072PVKB2F

  • One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War

    In October 1962, at the height of the Cold War, the United States and the Soviet Union came to the brink of nuclear conflict over the placement of Soviet missiles in Cuba. In this hour-by-hour chronicle of those tense days, veteran Washington Post reporter Michael Dobbs reveals just how close we came to Armageddon.Here, for the first time, are gripping accounts of Khrushchev's plan to destroy the U.S. naval base at Guantánamo; the handling of Soviet nuclear warheads on Cuba; and the extraordinary story of a U-2 spy plane that got lost over Rus... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1400078911
    • ASIN: 1400078911
    • ISBN: 9781400078912
    • Brand: Brand: Vintage
    • Manufacturer: Vintage

  • Secret Service in the Cold War: An SIS Officer from Philby to the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Balkans

    The Second World War had been won, but relationships between the Western allies and the Soviet Union were becoming increasingly strained, as the nuclear arms race made world peace precarious. It was vital that Britain knew the Soviets’ intentions and military capabilities, both offensive and defensive. As a Military Attaché in Sofia, and Commandant of an Intelligence Centre in the Balkans, it was SIS officer Lieutenant Colonel John Sanderson’s job to find out.Sanderson handled agents who operated secretly behind the Iron Curtain at the hei... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1526740907
    • ASIN: 1526740907
    • ISBN: 1526740907
    • Manufacturer: Frontline Books

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis: The Cold War Goes Hot (Monumental Milestones: Great Events of Modern Times)

    The United States and the Soviet Union were the two main nations that defeated Nazi Germany in World War II. Yet their systems of government were completely different. These differences soon developed into the Cold War. Both sides became bitter enemies. But there was no actual fighting. That situation nearly changed in 1961. The Soviets secretly installed missiles with nuclear warheads in Cuba. These missiles could reach many cities in the United States. When President John F. Kennedy learned about these weapons, he confronted Soviet premier Ni... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 1584154047
    • ASIN: 1584154047
    • ISBN: 1584154047
    • Manufacturer: Mitchell Lane Publishers

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis: Thirteen Days on an Atomic Knife Edge, October 1962 (Cold War)

    When the world held its breath …It is more than 25 years since the end of the Cold War. It began over 75 years ago, in 1944 – long before the last shots of the Second World War had echoed across the wastelands of Eastern Europe – with the brutal Greek Civil War. The battle lines are no longer drawn, but they linger on, unwittingly or not, in conflict zones such as Syria, Somalia and Ukraine. In an era of mass-produced AK-47s and ICBMs, one such flashpoint was the Cuban Missile Crisis …The Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 was the closest the... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 152670806X
    • ASIN: 152670806X
    • ISBN: 152670806X
    • Manufacturer: Pen and Sword Military

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Concise History

    In The Cuban Missile Crisis: A Concise History, Second Edition, Don Munton and David A. Welch distill the best current scholarship on the Cuban missile crisis into a brief and accessible narrative history. The authors draw on newly available documents to provide a comprehensive treatment of its causes, events, consequences, and significance. Stressing the importance of context in relation to the genesis, conduct, and resolution of the crisis, Munton and Welch examine events from the U.S., Soviet, and Cuban angles, revealing the vital role that ... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0199795703
    • ASIN: 0199795703
    • ISBN: 9780199795703
    • Brand: Brand: Oxford University Press, USA
    • Manufacturer: Oxford University Press

  • On the Front Lines of the Cold War: An American Correspondent's Journal from the Chinese Civil War to the Cuban Missile Crisis and Vietnam (From Our Own Correspondent)

    As a correspondent for the International News Service, the Associated Press, and later for the New York Times, Seymour Topping documented on the ground the tumultuous events during the Chinese Civil War, the French Indochina War, and the American retreat from Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos. In this riveting narrative, Topping chronicles his extraordinary experiences covering the East-West struggle in Asia and Eastern Europe from1946 into the 1980s, taking us beyond conventional historical accounts to provide a fresh, first-hand perspective on Amer... [Read More]

    • ASIN: 0807145629
    • ASIN: 0807145629
    • ISBN: 0807145629
    • Brand: Brand: Louisiana State University Press
    • Manufacturer: LSU Press

  • Thirteen Days : A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Kennedy describes the moral dilemma the crisis posed and describes the attitudes and actions of President Kennedy and his advisory

    • UPC: 665786
    • Rating: 4.0

  • The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Through a lens of primary sources, this intriguing title looks at the pivotal crisis from the Cold War during which the Soviet Union set up nuclear missiles in Cuba. Well-crafted text and engaging sources introduce

    • UPC: 52581319

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis in American Memory : Myths Versus Reality

    This book completely transforms our understanding of the actual roles that each of the principal EXCOMM members played in the decision making process that led to a peaceful resolution of the Cuban missile

    • UPC: 20749275

  • The Cold War, Cuban Missile Crisis & Communism: Intelligence Secrets Revealed - Indications - eBook

    Known as “The Cuban Missile Crisis” or “The Missiles of October,” President John F. Kennedy was faced with difficult situations and decisions. President Kennedy and his staff knew there was a relationship between the Communist

    • UPC: 241235928

  • Thirteen Days: A Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis - eBook

    "A minor classic in its laconic, spare, compelling evocation by a participant of the shifting moods and maneuvers of the most dangerous moment in human history."—Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.In October 1962, when the United States

    • UPC: 934574072

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962: A Case Study of the Tailored Use of Instruments of National Power - Missile Discovery, Foreign Policy and Fateful Decision, Cold War, The Showdown - eBook

    Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this report analyzes the foreign policy decisions that were made during the Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 using the Instruments of National Power (IOP) framework. IOPs are

    • UPC: 771853165

  • The Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis: The Secret White House Tapes - eBook

    A fly-on-the-wall narrative of the Oval Office in the wake of the Cuban Missile Crisis, using JFK’s secret White House tapes.On October 28, 1962, Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev agreed to remove nuclear missiles from Cuba.

    • UPC: 869090268

  • High Noon in the Cold War : Kennedy, Krushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    Using his personal memories of covering the conflict and evidence from recent records and new scholarship and testimony, Frankel corrects widely held misconceptions about the game of "nuclear chicken" played by John Kennedy and Nikita

    • UPC: 3900653

  • Impact of the Cuban Missile Crisis - eBook

    This eBook analyzes the impact and legacy of the Cuban Missile Crisis through an analysis of the political figures that made the event

    • UPC: 198611759

  • Thirteen Days a Memoir of the Cuban Missile Crisis

    The Cuban Missile crisis - a confrontation between the two giant atomic nations, the U. S. and the U. S. S. R. brought the world to the abyss of nuclear destruction and the end of

    • UPC: 415348284

  • The Cuban Missile Crisis and the Cold War: A Short History with Documents

    • UPC: 273758730966
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 17 USD

  • High Noon in the Cold War : Kennedy, Krushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 143235961994
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 3 USD

  • The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis by Natalie Hyde (English) Hardcover Bo

    • UPC: 391401380130
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 31 USD

  • High Noon in the Cold War : Kennedy, Krushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 141827395342
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 3 USD

  • High Noon in the Cold War : Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 141826090557
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 4 USD

  • High Noon In The Cold War: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and The Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 302857690700
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 3 USD

  • The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis (Uncovering the Past: Analyz-ExLibrary

    • UPC: 273729286776
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 2 USD

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    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 10 USD

  • High Noon in the Cold War : Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 273688968934
    • Category: Nonfiction
    • Price: 2 USD

  • High Noon in the Cold War: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

    • UPC: 282828815913
    • Category: Nonfiction
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