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The Resource Sacred secrets : how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history, Jerrold and Leona Schecter ; foreword by Strobe Talbott

Sacred secrets : how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history, Jerrold and Leona Schecter ; foreword by Strobe Talbott

Label
Sacred secrets : how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history
Title
Sacred secrets
Title remainder
how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history
Statement of responsibility
Jerrold and Leona Schecter ; foreword by Strobe Talbott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the last decade of the twentieth century, the public release of previously classified records revealed numerous 'sacred secrets' that Cold Warriors had carried to their graves. These revelations have challenged our understanding of significant historical events
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schecter, Jerrold L
Dewey number
327.1247/009/04
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DK266.3
LC item number
.S364 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schecter, Leona
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • Cryptography
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
Label
Sacred secrets : how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history, Jerrold and Leona Schecter ; foreword by Strobe Talbott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-380) 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
  • VENONA Hits Pay Dirt
  • Cases of the Century
  • The Fifties
  • The Beginning of the End of the Soviet Empire
  • The Secrets of Khrushchev's Memoirs
  • The Overflight Wars
  • Deception and Revelation
  • Conclusion: Looking Back, Looking Forward
  • Foreword
  • Strobe Talbott
  • Stalin's Intelligence Game: Playing the United States and Japan against Each Other
  • Operation Snow
  • The War Years
  • Nuclear Furies: A Love Affair and a Storm of Controversy
  • Opening VENONA
  • Truman Wrestles an Ogre Named VENONA
Control code
48375744
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 403 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781574883275
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Sacred secrets : how Soviet intelligence operations changed American history, Jerrold and Leona Schecter ; foreword by Strobe Talbott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 341-380) 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
  • VENONA Hits Pay Dirt
  • Cases of the Century
  • The Fifties
  • The Beginning of the End of the Soviet Empire
  • The Secrets of Khrushchev's Memoirs
  • The Overflight Wars
  • Deception and Revelation
  • Conclusion: Looking Back, Looking Forward
  • Foreword
  • Strobe Talbott
  • Stalin's Intelligence Game: Playing the United States and Japan against Each Other
  • Operation Snow
  • The War Years
  • Nuclear Furies: A Love Affair and a Storm of Controversy
  • Opening VENONA
  • Truman Wrestles an Ogre Named VENONA
Control code
48375744
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 403 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781574883275
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001052809
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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