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Above & beyond : John F. Kennedy and America's most dangerous cold war spy mission / Casey Sherman & Michael J. Tougias.

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  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 973.922 SHE (Text) 33187004330706 Nonfiction Available -
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon 973.922 S (Text) 30653006352314 New Adult NoN Fic Reshelving -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 973.922 SHE (Text) 34330513235524 Adult - New Books Checked out 05/12/2018
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 973.922 SHE (Text) 37323005391902 NEW-BKS Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library 973.922 SHERMAN (Text) 39206021294093 New Materials Reshelving -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley 973.922 SHERMAN CASEY (Text) 30402004715803 NEW NON-FICTION Available -
Union Co PL - Liberty NF 973.922 She (Text) 34194001174425 NF Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1610398041
  • ISBN: 9781610398046
  • Physical Description: viii, 329 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Public Affairs, 2018.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 297-315) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"From the authors of the bestselling The Finest Hours comes the riveting, deeply human story of President John F. Kennedy and two U-2 pilots, Rudy Anderson and Chuck Maultsby, who risked their lives to save America during the Cuban Missile Crisis. During the ominous two weeks of the Cold War's terrifying peak, two things saved humanity: the strategic wisdom of John F. Kennedy and the U-2 aerial spy program. On October 27, 1962, Kennedy, strained from back pain, sleeplessness, and days of impossible tension, was briefed about a missing spy plane. Its pilot, Chuck Maultsby, was on a surveillance mission over the North Pole, but had become disoriented and steered his plane into Soviet airspace. If detected, its presence there could be considered an act of war. As the president and his advisers wrestled with this information, more bad news came: another U-2 had gone missing, this one belonging to Rudy Anderson. His mission: to photograph missile sites over Cuba. For the president, any wrong move could turn the Cold War nuclear. Above and Beyond is the intimate, gripping account of the lives of these three war heroes, brought together on a day that changed history."--provided by publisher.
Subject: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963.
Maultsby, Chuck.
Anderson, Rudy.
United States > History > 1961-1969.
Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962.
Air pilots.
U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft)
Cold War.

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