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Armageddon, Remembering the Cuban Missile Crisis

Author: Infobase,; McIntyre Media Inc (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : McIntyre Media Inc, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2012] 2019. ©2012
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Russian missiles were discovered in Cuba in 1962, a standoff began. This program looks at how close we came to nuclear war. A terrifying letter from Cuba and the downing of a U.S. spy plane made nuclear war seem imminent. So, how did world leaders avoid catastrophe?
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; McIntyre Media Inc (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1135435748
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by McIntyre Media Inc, 2012.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on November 15, 2019.
Target Audience: Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (21 min., 23 sec)) : sound.
Contents: Cuban Missile Crisis (6:03); Soviet-American Tensions (5:05); Brink of War (5:10); The Agreement (4:40); Credits: Armageddon: Remembering the Cuban Missile Crisis (0:19);
Responsibility: McIntyre Media Inc.
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When Russian missiles were discovered in Cuba in 1962, a standoff began. This program looks at how close we came to nuclear war. A terrifying letter from Cuba and the downing of a U.S. spy plane made nuclear war seem imminent. So, how did world leaders avoid catastrophe?

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