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An excellent history of the cold war written by a knowledgeable insider.Published 1 month ago by James Hastings
Is this a page-turner full of great stories? Yes. Is it a trustworthy history book? No.
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This book was hard to put down. Its a fast moving inside look of the Cold War. Spies, satellites, Chrome Dome, B-52s, Peacekeeper ICBMs, GLCMs, Pershing IIs, nuclear targeting and... Read morePublished 18 months ago by Michael Makar
A great although eye opening and frightening read, I learned a great deal! Clearly outlines the roles key leaders, including presidents, played in the ending of the Cold War.Published 21 months ago by WRP
As a 70+ reader who is a news hound and political juckie this book is an excellent insider view of the Cold War as well as some of the machination within the Reagon administration. Read morePublished on October 11, 2013 by Amazon Customer
Aimed mainly on the development and use of the nuclear deterrent the book is really really interesting. And not boring! ;-)Published on August 2, 2013 by Bc. Jan Machac
For anyone who lived in the decades following WWII, this is a chilling reminder of years when the world lived in blissful ignorance, while the nuclear giants were poised "at... Read morePublished on May 25, 2013 by Robert A Schweim
I found this book at the American Science Museum of Energy (ASME) in Oak Ridge, Tenn.. It was placed in the scientific book area and this was the right place for it. Read morePublished on January 25, 2013 by Edmund P. Leigh