The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis

The Cold War and the Cuban Missile Crisis

Book - 2016
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"Through a lens of primary sources, this fascinating book looks at the pivotal crisis of the Cold War during which the Soviet Union set up nuclear missiles in Cuba. The key leaders, including Fidel Castro, Nikita Khrushchev, and John F. Kennedy are introduced, and the complexities of the crisis are covered including proxy wars and communication systems. Relations today between countries are examined to consider whether a new Cold War may be looming." -- Back cover.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. :, Crabtree Publishing Company,, [2016]
ISBN: 9780778725701
Characteristics: 48 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm


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