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Eyeing the Red Storm : Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite / Robert M. Dienesch.

Dienesch, Robert M., author. (Author).
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Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch 358.88 DIENESCH (Text) 33946003105165 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780803255722
  • ISBN: 0803255721
  • Physical Description: xvi, 279 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska : University of Nebraska Press, [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-270) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: WS-117l: filling in the gap -- List of abbreviations -- Eisenhower's delicate balance -- Truman and Eisenhower on the Cold War (1945-55) -- Eisenhower and defense: three challenges, three responses (1953-56) -- Eisenhower and satellite reconnaissance: three projects (1954-58) -- WS-117l -- Origins: rand and satellite reconnaissance (1945-54) -- WS-117l: two stages (1954-57) -- Satellite photography, film return, and the birth of Corona (1957-58) -- Sentry/Samos, MiDAS, and the dissolution of WS-117l (1958-60) -- Epilogue: ws-117l in perspective -- Appendix: Historiography of Eisenhower and space reconnaissance.
Subject: Space surveillance > United States > History > 20th century.
Artificial satellites > United States > History > 20th century.
Astronautics, Military > United States > History > 20th century.
Military surveillance > United States > History > 20th century.
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969.
Cold War > History.

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