Macmillan, Kennedy, and the Cuban Missile Crisis

political, military, and intelligence aspects by L. V. Scott

Publisher: St. Martin"s Press in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • United States,
  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Kennedy, John F. 1917-1963.,
  • Macmillan, Harold, 1894-,
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.,
  • Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 -- Foreign public opinion, British.,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-241) and index.

StatementL.V. Scott.
SeriesContemporary history in context series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE841 .S36 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 251 p. ;
Number of Pages251
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL380224M
ISBN 100312219156
LC Control Number98042415

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The record shows that the British Government, despite private reservations, supported and encouraged President Kennedy's appallingly reckless behaviour before and during the s: 1. But Kennedy also had successes, among them the Cuban Missile Crisis and his belated but powerful stand against segregation.

Kennedy seemed to live on a knife's edge, moving from one crisis to another—Cuba, Laos, Berlin, Vietnam, Mississippi, Georgia, and Alabama. His controversial public life mirrored his hidden private life.

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O n Tuesday morning, Octo John F. Kennedy was an incredibly popular American politician who served as 35th President of the United States from toduring the Cold War. As president, he most notably supported the African American Civil Rights Movement, authorized the Bay of Pigs invasion on the southern coast of Cuba, and dealt with the Cuban Missile Crisis.

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Provides an archive-based account of the Cuban missile crisis from the British perspective. The book contributes a new aspect to the literature on the Cuban missile crisis, by exploring where the views of Washington and its closest ally converged and diverged.

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Kennedy, One Minute t. Boston University Libraries. Services. Navigate; Linked Data; Dashboard; Tools / Extras; Stats; Share. Social. Mail. President Kennedy and Prime Minister Macmillan, known as Mac and Jack, engaged in a steady flow of handwritten notes, Christmas and birthday cards.

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The Cuban Missile Crisis was the signature moment of John F. Kennedy's presidency. The most dramatic moments of that crisis—the famed “thirteen days—lasted from Octowhen President Kennedy first learned that the Soviet Union was constructing missile launch sites in Cuba, to Octo when Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev.

Macmillan, Kennedy and the Cuban Missile Crisis 作者: L. V. Scott 出版社: Palgrave Macmillan 副标题: Political, Military and Intelligence Aspects (Contemporary History in Context) 出版年: 页数: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: The book aims to provide an essential guide for students of the missile crisis, the diplomacy of the Cold War, and the dynamics of historical interpretation and reinterpretation.

Offering original ideas and agendas, the contributors seek to provide a new understanding of the secrets and mysteries of the moment when the world went to the brink.London: Continuum Books, ———————– [1]Robert Divine, The Cuban Missile Crisis, (Toronto: Burns and MacEachern), 4. 2] David Lowenthal, “US Cuban Policy: Illusion and Reality”, National Review, 29 January63, quoted in Arnold L.

Horelick, “The Cuban Missile Crisis: An Analysis of Soviet Calculations and.