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The Resource Eyes in the sky : Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage, Dino A. Brugioni ; edited by Doris G. Taylor

Eyes in the sky : Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage, Dino A. Brugioni ; edited by Doris G. Taylor

Label
Eyes in the sky : Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage
Title
Eyes in the sky
Title remainder
Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage
Statement of responsibility
Dino A. Brugioni ; edited by Doris G. Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brugioni, Dino A
Dewey number
327.1273009/045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Taylor, Doris G
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aerial reconnaissance, American
  • United States
  • U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)
  • Cold War
Label
Eyes in the sky : Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage, Dino A. Brugioni ; edited by Doris G. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The beginning -- The awakening -- Cold War overflights -- Allen Dulles becomes CIA director -- The awakening of science as an intelligence collector -- Under way -- 1955 : year of transition to technology -- The U-2 missions begin -- Suez, Little Rock, Hungary, and the Black Knight flights -- The technological capabilities panel -- The U-2 flights resume -- Tactical use of the U-2 and related technical developments -- The missile gap and the Gary Powers flight -- The Corona Program gets under way -- The missile gap is solved
Control code
ocn436622444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 466 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591140825
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010004221
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)436622444
Label
Eyes in the sky : Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage, Dino A. Brugioni ; edited by Doris G. Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The beginning -- The awakening -- Cold War overflights -- Allen Dulles becomes CIA director -- The awakening of science as an intelligence collector -- Under way -- 1955 : year of transition to technology -- The U-2 missions begin -- Suez, Little Rock, Hungary, and the Black Knight flights -- The technological capabilities panel -- The U-2 flights resume -- Tactical use of the U-2 and related technical developments -- The missile gap and the Gary Powers flight -- The Corona Program gets under way -- The missile gap is solved
Control code
ocn436622444
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiv, 466 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781591140825
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2010004221
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)436622444

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