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The Cuban missile crisis

Author: Nancy Cato; Terry Macdonald; Ann Grau Duvall; Discovery Channel School.
Publisher: Bethesda, MD : Discovery Communications, Inc., ©2003.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In 1962, the Soviet Union amassed an arsenal of nuclear missiles in Cuba, some 70 miles off the coast of Florida. With the additional discovery of four Russian submarines in the Caribbean, a standoff was provoked that brought the world perilously close to nuclear war. Hear exclusive interviews with former Soviet naval commanders and former White House aides as events unfolded.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy Cato; Terry Macdonald; Ann Grau Duvall; Discovery Channel School.
ISBN: 1587384256 9781587384257
OCLC Number: 52139194
Credits: Producer: Ann Grau Duvall.
Performer(s): Narrators: Nancy Cato, Terry Macdonald.
Description: 1 videocassette (approximately 52 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in. + 1 user's guide
Details: VHS.
Contents: Part 1 --
Part 2.
Other Titles: Discovery Channel School the Cuban missile crisis
Assignment Discovery the Cuban missile crisis
Assignment Discovery (Television program)
Responsibility: Discovery Channel School.

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In 1962, the Soviet Union amassed an arsenal of nuclear missiles in Cuba, some 70 miles off the coast of Florida. With the additional discovery of four Russian submarines in the Caribbean, a standoff was provoked that brought the world perilously close to nuclear war. Hear exclusive interviews with former Soviet naval commanders and former White House aides as events unfolded.

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