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The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history / Josh Dean.

Dean, Josh, (author.).
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Lebanon PL - Lebanon LP 910.9164 DEA (Text) 34330513176074 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780525501534
  • Physical Description: 694 pages (large print), 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, [2017]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 651-662) and index.
Summary, etc.:
A true story of Cold War espionage and engineering reveals how the CIA and the U.S. Navy, using the involvement of Howard Hughes as a cover story, spent six years and nearly a billion dollars to steal a nuclear-armed Soviet submarine after it sank in the Pacific Ocean.
Subject: K-129 (Submarine)
Glomar Explorer (Ship)
Soviet Union. Voenno-Morskoĭ Flot > Submarine forces > History.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency > History.
Jennifer Project.
Submarine disasters > Soviet Union.

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