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The Resource Thirteen days : a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis, by Robert F. Kennedy ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr

Thirteen days : a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis, by Robert F. Kennedy ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr

Label
Thirteen days : a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis
Title
Thirteen days
Title remainder
a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis
Statement of responsibility
by Robert F. Kennedy ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Title variation
  • Memoir of the Cuban missile crisis
  • Cuban missile crisis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Robert Kennedy recounts the details of his brother's direction of the American response to the Cuban missile crisis
Cataloging source
SNN
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1925-1968
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kennedy, Robert F.
Dewey number
327.73047
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.R9
LC item number
K43 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1917-2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Schlesinger, Arthur M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Military bases, Soviet
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
Label
Thirteen days : a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis, by Robert F. Kennedy ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Reissued in Norton paperback with a new foreword 1999"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • "Documents": pages 149-174
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176) 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
  • "The danger was anything but over."
  • "There were almost daily communications with Khrushchev."
  • "Expect very heavy casualties in an invasion."
  • "This would mean war."
  • "Those hours in the Cabinet Room"
  • "The President ordered the Ex Comm"
  • "Some of the things we learned"
  • "The importance of placing ourselves in the other country's shoes."
  • Afterword
  • Richard E. Neustadt, Graham T. Allison
  • Foreword
  • Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
  • "Tuesday morning, October 16, 1962"
  • "The President knew he would have to act."
  • "A majority opinion for a blockade"
  • "It was now up to one single man."
  • "The important meeting of the OAS"
  • "I met with Dobrynin"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780393318340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm43069020
  • (OCoLC)43069020
  • 1253055
Label
Thirteen days : a memoir of the Cuban missile crisis, by Robert F. Kennedy ; foreword by Arthur Schlesinger, Jr
Publication
Note
"Reissued in Norton paperback with a new foreword 1999"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • "Documents": pages 149-174
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-176) 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
  • "The danger was anything but over."
  • "There were almost daily communications with Khrushchev."
  • "Expect very heavy casualties in an invasion."
  • "This would mean war."
  • "Those hours in the Cabinet Room"
  • "The President ordered the Ex Comm"
  • "Some of the things we learned"
  • "The importance of placing ourselves in the other country's shoes."
  • Afterword
  • Richard E. Neustadt, Graham T. Allison
  • Foreword
  • Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
  • "Tuesday morning, October 16, 1962"
  • "The President knew he would have to act."
  • "A majority opinion for a blockade"
  • "It was now up to one single man."
  • "The important meeting of the OAS"
  • "I met with Dobrynin"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
185 pages
Isbn
9780393318340
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • ocm43069020
  • (OCoLC)43069020
  • 1253055

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