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The Resource Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse, James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, and David A. Welch, with the assistance of David Lewis ; foreword by Jorge I. Domínguez

Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse, James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, and David A. Welch, with the assistance of David Lewis ; foreword by Jorge I. Domínguez

Label
Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse
Title
Cuba on the brink
Title remainder
Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse
Statement of responsibility
James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, and David A. Welch, with the assistance of David Lewis ; foreword by Jorge I. Domínguez
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An account of a conference held in Havana in 1992, studying the causes and the course of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis, and revealing misperceptions on all sides that led to the brink of nuclear war
Cataloging source
DLC
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Blight, James G
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allyn, Bruce J
  • Welch, David A
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  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Cuba
  • Soviet Union
Label
Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse, James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, and David A. Welch, with the assistance of David Lewis ; foreword by Jorge I. Domínguez
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The text conveys ... the crisis itself and of the January 1992 conference held in Havana"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-458) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Jorge I. Dominguez -- Introduction: Toward the Brink -- 1. Cuba on the Brink, 1962: The October Crisis -- 2. Uses of the Brink: Cuban, American, and Russian Motives at the Havana Conference -- 3. Cuba on the Brink, Then and Now: The Havana Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis -- 4. Cuba and the Brink: Fidel Castro v. History -- 5. The Legacy of the Brink: Unfinished Business of the Havana Conference -- Appendix 1: Chronology -- Appendix 2: Letters Between Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev
Control code
27894814
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 509 pages
Isbn
9780679421498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1563738
Label
Cuba on the brink : Castro, the missile crisis, and the Soviet collapse, James G. Blight, Bruce J. Allyn, and David A. Welch, with the assistance of David Lewis ; foreword by Jorge I. Domínguez
Publication
Note
"The text conveys ... the crisis itself and of the January 1992 conference held in Havana"--Foreword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [449]-458) 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
Foreword / Jorge I. Dominguez -- Introduction: Toward the Brink -- 1. Cuba on the Brink, 1962: The October Crisis -- 2. Uses of the Brink: Cuban, American, and Russian Motives at the Havana Conference -- 3. Cuba on the Brink, Then and Now: The Havana Conference on the Cuban Missile Crisis -- 4. Cuba and the Brink: Fidel Castro v. History -- 5. The Legacy of the Brink: Unfinished Business of the Havana Conference -- Appendix 1: Chronology -- Appendix 2: Letters Between Fidel Castro and Nikita Khrushchev
Control code
27894814
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxvii, 509 pages
Isbn
9780679421498
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1563738

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