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The Cuban Missile Crisis in American memory : myths versus reality / Sheldon M. Stern.

Author/creator Stern, Sheldon M. author.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoStanford, California : Stanford University Press, 2012, ©2012.
Descriptionviii, 196 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Stanford nuclear age series
Stanford nuclear age series. ^A285330
Contents History : from reel to real -- The template : Robert F. Kennedy's Thirteen days -- The real Robert Kennedy -- The mythmaking of Robert McNamara -- The forgotten voice of Dean Rusk -- The erratic expertise of Llewellyn Thompson -- The selective memory of McGeorge Bundy -- The determined diplomacy of Adlai Stevenson -- The Trollope ploy myth -- Lyndon Johnson and the Cuban Missile Crisis : an unanticipated consequence? -- Conclusion : leadership matters -- Epilogue : What if?
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2012014300
ISBN9780804783767 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0804783764 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780804783774 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0804783772 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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