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The Resource The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November, Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya

The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November, Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya

Label
The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November
Title
The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis
Title remainder
Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November
Statement of responsibility
Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • This book rewrites the conventional history of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis by drawing on secret transcripts of top-level diplomacy undertaken by Anastas Mikoyan, the number-two Soviet leader under Nikita Kruschev...Author Sergo Mikoyan accompanied his father Anastas as a personal secretary during a 1960 visit establishing Soviet-Cuban relations and during the 1962 crisis wrap-up negotiations in Washington and New York. This account draws on Sergo's personal experiences, his father's reminiscences, and the Soviet documentation such as his father's cables from Havana; memoranda of conversations with Castro, John F. Kennedy, Robert Kennedy, and UN Secretary-General U Thant; and notes on internal Kremlin deliberations. -- from publisher description, back cover
  • 300 pages of documents include: telegrams, memoranda of conversations, instructions to diplomats, etc
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mikoi͡an, S. A.
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK69.3.C9
LC item number
M55 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Savranskaya, Svetlana
Series statement
Cold War International History Project series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Castro, Fidel
  • Mikoi͡an, A. I.
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • Soviet Union
  • Cuba
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Soviet Union
  • Cuba
Label
The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November, Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-578) 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
Introduction: The Overlooked Crisis between Moscow and Havana -- Why Mikoyan? -- The Journey across the Ocean : The Soviet Discovery of Cuba -- Ten Days That Changed the Face of the Hemisphere -- The Leap Over the Ocean -- Operation Anadyr : Military Success, Political Trap -- When the World Was Hanging by a Thread -- Storm Clouds Over Havana -- Mikoyan Face to Face with Fidel -- Drawing Conclusions in the United States -- Postscript / by Svetlana Savranskaya -- Documents
Control code
ocn788275338
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 589 pages
Isbn
9780804762014
Lccn
2012035746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)788275338
Label
The Soviet Cuban Missile Crisis : Castro, Mikoyan, Kennedy, Khrushchev, and the missiles of November, Sergo Mikoyan ; edited by Svetlana Savranskaya
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 565-578) 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
Introduction: The Overlooked Crisis between Moscow and Havana -- Why Mikoyan? -- The Journey across the Ocean : The Soviet Discovery of Cuba -- Ten Days That Changed the Face of the Hemisphere -- The Leap Over the Ocean -- Operation Anadyr : Military Success, Political Trap -- When the World Was Hanging by a Thread -- Storm Clouds Over Havana -- Mikoyan Face to Face with Fidel -- Drawing Conclusions in the United States -- Postscript / by Svetlana Savranskaya -- Documents
Control code
ocn788275338
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxii, 589 pages
Isbn
9780804762014
Lccn
2012035746
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)788275338

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