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The Resource Hot books in the Cold War : the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain, Alfred A. Reisch

Hot books in the Cold War : the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain, Alfred A. Reisch

Label
Hot books in the Cold War : the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain
Title
Hot books in the Cold War
Title remainder
the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain
Statement of responsibility
Alfred A. Reisch
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1931-2013
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Reisch, Alfred A.
Dewey number
028.70947/0904
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
Z1003.5.E92
LC item number
R45 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Books and reading
  • Books and reading
  • Book distribution programs
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Censorship
  • Censorship
  • Propaganda, Anti-communist
  • Propaganda, International
  • Cold War
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • HISTORY
  • Book distribution programs
  • Books and reading
  • Censorship
  • Propaganda, Anti-communist
  • Propaganda, International
  • Publishers and publishing
  • Communist countries
  • Eastern Europe
Label
Hot books in the Cold War : the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain, Alfred A. Reisch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-535) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins, objectives, and launching of the book project under Sam Walker -- Titles, contents, numbers, targets, and aims of the mailings -- The man in the grey suit : George C. Minden and his concept of cultural and ideological competition -- The New York Book Center : books, books, and more books -- The book project reaches new heights : the golden age of the 1960s -- Western and émigré books and periodicals published with covert support -- New opportunities through East-West contacts -- The early 1970s : the international advisory council -- A lasting enemy -- The communist regimes on the defensive : criticisms, warnings, and attacks -- The person-to-person distribution program : a direct way to reach East Europeans, the early Polish program 1958-1959 -- Another vehicle for reaching the people of eastern Europe : the person-to-person distribution program and personalized mailings -- The most important book distribution point : Vienna -- Letters from Poland, the crucial country -- Letters from Czechoslovakia before and after 1968 -- Letters from Hungary under goulash communism -- Letters from Romania under the Ceausescu regime -- Letters from Bulgaria despite very strict censorship -- The last seventeen years : International Literary Centre, Ltd., East Europe, and the USSR -- The impact of the book distribution project and its contribution to the ideological victory of the West
Control code
848918403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 549 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786155225352
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2q1jgx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848918403
Label
Hot books in the Cold War : the CIA-funded secret Western book distribution program behind the Iron Curtain, Alfred A. Reisch
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 527-535) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins, objectives, and launching of the book project under Sam Walker -- Titles, contents, numbers, targets, and aims of the mailings -- The man in the grey suit : George C. Minden and his concept of cultural and ideological competition -- The New York Book Center : books, books, and more books -- The book project reaches new heights : the golden age of the 1960s -- Western and émigré books and periodicals published with covert support -- New opportunities through East-West contacts -- The early 1970s : the international advisory council -- A lasting enemy -- The communist regimes on the defensive : criticisms, warnings, and attacks -- The person-to-person distribution program : a direct way to reach East Europeans, the early Polish program 1958-1959 -- Another vehicle for reaching the people of eastern Europe : the person-to-person distribution program and personalized mailings -- The most important book distribution point : Vienna -- Letters from Poland, the crucial country -- Letters from Czechoslovakia before and after 1968 -- Letters from Hungary under goulash communism -- Letters from Romania under the Ceausescu regime -- Letters from Bulgaria despite very strict censorship -- The last seventeen years : International Literary Centre, Ltd., East Europe, and the USSR -- The impact of the book distribution project and its contribution to the ideological victory of the West
Control code
848918403
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxviii, 549 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786155225352
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), portraits (some color)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2q1jgx
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848918403

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