Cuban Missile Crisis: The Essential Reference Guide by Priscilla Roberts

By Priscilla Roberts

Drawing on revealing new study, this richly informative quantity is the definitive concise creation to the predicament that took the area to the edge of nuclear war.

• seventy three alphabetically equipped entries that supply beneficial insights into the leaders, occasions, and concepts that formed the Cuban Missile Crisis

• greater than a dozen specialist participants representing all nations inquisitive about the crisis

• Seven basic resource files, together with President Kennedy's speech to the yank public and letters exchanged among ideal Kruschev and Fidel Castro

• Biographies of significant figures, together with the Kennedys, Nikita Khrushchev, Fidel Castro, Adlai Stevenson, and Valerian Zorin

• an intensive chronology outlining all key occasions ahead of, in the course of, and after the crisis

• A complete bibliography at the trouble, together with an important variety of fresh courses that experience introduced new figuring out of the clash to light

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