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One Minute to Midnight : Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War
by Dobbs, Michael
 
Trade paperback
$13.32

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One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear WarOne Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War (Trade paperback)
Pub. Date: 2009
Publisher: Vintage
Price: $4.46
Seller: Blue Vase Books, Interlochen, MI, USA
Notes: The item shows wear from consistent use, but it remains in good condition and works perfectly. All pages and cover are intact (including the dust cover, if applicable). Spine may show signs of wear. Pages may include limited notes and highlighting. May NOT include discs, access code or other supplemental materials.
One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear WarOne Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Khrushchev, and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War (paperback)
Pub. Date: 2009-06-02
Publisher: Vintage
Price: $5.03
Seller: Rye Berry Books, Diamond springs, CA, USA
Condition: Like New
Notes: Size: 5x1x7; Little to no wear, the binding is tight, the pages are free of markings.
 
 
 
 

More About One Minute to Midnight by Dobbs, Michael
 
 
 
Overview

October 27, 1962, a day dubbed Black Saturday in the Kennedy White House. The Cuban missile crisis is at its height, and the world is drawing ever closer to nuclear apocalypse. As the opposing Cold War leaders, John F. Kennedy and Nikita Khrushchev, mobilize their forces to fight a nuclear war on land, sea and air, the world watches in terror. In Bobby Kennedy's words, 'There was a feeling that the noose was tightening on all of us, on Americans, on mankind, and that the bridges to escape were crumbling.' In One Minute to Midnight Michael Dobbs brings a fresh perspective to this crucial moment in twentieth-century history. Using a wealth of untapped archival material, he tells both the human and the political story of Black Saturday, taking the reader into the White House, the Kremlin and along the entire Cold War battlefront. Dobbs's thrilling narrative features a cast of characters - including Soviet veterans never before interviewed by a western writer - with unique stories to tell, witnesses to one of the greatest mobilizations of men and equipment since the Second World War.

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Details
  • PID: 17792318982
  • ISBN-13: 9781400078912
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • Seller: Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB
    Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Very Good condition. A copy that may have a few cosmetic defects. May also contain light spine creasing or a few markings such as an owner's name, short gifter's inscription or light stamp.