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One minute to midnight : Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the brink of nuclear war

Author: Michael Dobbs
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2008.
Edition/Format:   book_largeprint : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A study of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis chronicles the standoff between the U.S. and the Soviet Union over the placement of missiles in Cuba, analyzing the events and personalities involved to reveal how close the world came to all-out nuclear war.
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Genre/Form: Sources
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Dobbs
ISBN: 9781400043583 1400043581 9781410410016 1410410013
OCLC Number: 1038241178
Description: xvi, 426 pages ; 25 cm 823 pages (large print) : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Michael Dobbs.

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A study of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis chronicles the standoff between the U.S. and the Soviet Union over the placement of missiles in Cuba, analyzing the events and personalities involved to reveal how close the world came to all-out nuclear war.

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