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The Resource The brilliant disaster : JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs, Jim Rasenberger

The brilliant disaster : JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs, Jim Rasenberger

Label
The brilliant disaster : JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs
Title
The brilliant disaster
Title remainder
JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs
Statement of responsibility
Jim Rasenberger
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In a book published to coincide with the Bay of Pigs invasion, the author draws on recently released CIA information to shed new light on the botched operation, which was an embarrassment to JFK and the United States
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
972.9106/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F1788
  • F1788
LC item number
  • .R275 2011
  • .R275 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The brilliant disaster : JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs, Jim Rasenberger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-441) 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 Bay of Pigs thing" -- "Balls were in the air" : Saturday April 15, 1961 -- Honeymoon: April 15-October 26, 1959 -- A program of covert action: November 3, 1959-January 19, 1961 -- Golden interlude: January 20-April 14, 1961 -- D-Day: April 15-April 19, 1961 -- Aftermath: April 20-December 31, 1962 -- "It could have been worse"
Control code
646112911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 460 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416596509
Lccn
2011004178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky235020078
  • (OCoLC)646112911
Label
The brilliant disaster : JFK, Castro, and America's doomed invasion of Cuba's Bay of Pigs, Jim Rasenberger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 407-441) 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 Bay of Pigs thing" -- "Balls were in the air" : Saturday April 15, 1961 -- Honeymoon: April 15-October 26, 1959 -- A program of covert action: November 3, 1959-January 19, 1961 -- Golden interlude: January 20-April 14, 1961 -- D-Day: April 15-April 19, 1961 -- Aftermath: April 20-December 31, 1962 -- "It could have been worse"
Control code
646112911
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xviii, 460 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781416596509
Lccn
2011004178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (CaEvSKY)sky235020078
  • (OCoLC)646112911

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