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The Resource Britain on the brink : the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962, Jim Wilson

Britain on the brink : the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962, Jim Wilson

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Britain on the brink : the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962
Title
Britain on the brink
Title remainder
the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962
Statement of responsibility
Jim Wilson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
At the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Britain was America's first-line defence, a vulnerable, but unsinkable 'aircraft carrier' on which the United States based elements of their nuclear deterrent. But the British public was unaware that, as tensions rose thousands of miles away, the UK itself was under imminent threat of armageddon
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StDuBDS
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Wilson, Jim
Dewey number
  • 941'.0856
  • 973.922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Great Britain
  • Nuclear crisis control
  • Great Britain
  • History
Label
Britain on the brink : the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962, Jim Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781848848146
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 200 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781848848146
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
Label
Britain on the brink : the Cold War's most dangerous weekend, 27-28 October 1962, Jim Wilson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9781848848146
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 200 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781848848146
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.

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