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Cold War radio : the dangerous history of American broadcasting in Europe, 1950-1989

Author: Richard H Cummings
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., cop. 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book describes the dangerous Cold War world of the Munich stations, focusing on security and intelligence problems. Chapters provide a history of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty. Appendices provide copies of security reports and documents which have never appeared in print, and an overall summary of hostile intelligence activities"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard H Cummings
ISBN: 9780786441389 0786441380
OCLC Number: 690831634
Description: 1 vol. (X-309 p.) : ill. ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Richard H. Cummings.

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During the Cold War, the Munich-based radio stations Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty provided clandestine broadcasts to thousands of individuals living behind the Iron Curtain. This book  Read more...

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