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High noon in the Cold War

Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

by Frankel, Max

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Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963.,
    • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971.,
    • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- Soviet Union.,
    • Soviet Union -- Foreign relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMax Frankel.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE841 .F68 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 206 p. :
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3304105M
      ISBN 100345465059
      LC Control Number2004046159


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