Nuclear Folly: A New History of the Cuban Missile Crisis

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  • ISBN: 0241454735
  • Author: Serhii Plokhy
  • Publisher: Serhii Plokhy
  • Genre: History
  • Date: Unknown
  • Pages: Unknown
  • Language: English

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Synopsis

The definitive new history of the Cuban Missile Crisis from the author of Chernobyl: History of a Tragedy, winner of the Baillie Gifford Prize For more than four weeks in the autumn of 1962 the world teetered. The consequences of a misplaced step during the Cuban …