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The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory : myths versus reality, Sheldon M. Stern

Label
The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory : myths versus reality
Title
The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory
Title remainder
myths versus reality
Statement of responsibility
Sheldon M. Stern
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
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 crisis
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10156270
Cataloging source
CSt/DLC
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Stern, Sheldon M
Dewey number
972.9106/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E841
LC item number
.S7575 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Stanford nuclear age series
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  • National Security Council (U.S.)
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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myths versus reality
Label
The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory : myths versus reality, Sheldon M. Stern
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History : from reel to real -- The template : Robert F. Kennedy's Thirteen days -- The real Robert Kennedy -- The mythmaking of Robert McNamara -- The forgotten voice of Dean Rusk -- The erratic expertise of Llewellyn Thompson -- The selective memory of McGeorge Bundy -- The determined diplomacy of Adlai Stevenson -- The Trollope ploy myth -- An unanticipated consequence : Lyndon Johnson and the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Conclusion : leadership matters -- Epilogue : What if?
Control code
908286
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780804783767
Lccn
2012014300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780804783767
Label
The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory : myths versus reality, Sheldon M. Stern
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 184-188) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
History : from reel to real -- The template : Robert F. Kennedy's Thirteen days -- The real Robert Kennedy -- The mythmaking of Robert McNamara -- The forgotten voice of Dean Rusk -- The erratic expertise of Llewellyn Thompson -- The selective memory of McGeorge Bundy -- The determined diplomacy of Adlai Stevenson -- The Trollope ploy myth -- An unanticipated consequence : Lyndon Johnson and the Cuban Missile Crisis -- Conclusion : leadership matters -- Epilogue : What if?
Control code
908286
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 196 pages
Isbn
9780804783767
Lccn
2012014300
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780804783767

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