The Resource Cold war oklahoma, Landry Brewer., (ebook)

Cold war oklahoma, Landry Brewer., (ebook)

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Cold war oklahoma
Title
Cold war oklahoma
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Landry Brewer.
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Language
eng
Summary
Oklahoma might seem like an unexpected place for Cold War tensions to boil over, but the state played a key role in a conflict that threatened global annihilation. Altus Air Force Base served as a hub for twelve intercontinental ballistic missile launch sites; in 1964, a missile housed at the Frederick site exploded, although the nuclear warhead remained unaffected. Ordinary citizens lived under the shadow of nuclear war as well. A former OU faculty member accused of committing espionage for the Soviet Union fled the country, while a SWOSU professor dug his own fallout shelter in Weatherford--by hand. During the Cuban Missile Crisis, an emergency siren malfunction sent terrified Elk City parents scurrying to local schools to pick up their children. Landry Brewer presents a fascinating cross-section of the era, from top-level strategy to the details of daily life
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Midwest
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Brewer, Landry
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non fiction
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adult
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Cold war oklahoma, Landry Brewer., (ebook)
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9781439666746
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT12351560
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Label
Cold war oklahoma, Landry Brewer., (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781439666746
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12351560
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
MWT12351560
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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