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Author Dienesch, Robert M
Title Eyeing the Red Storm : Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite
Imprint Lincoln : UNP - Nebraska, 2016
©2016
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Descript 1 online resource (296 pages)
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Note Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Filling in the Gap -- List of Abbreviations -- PART 1. Eisenhower's Delicate Balance -- 1. Truman and Eisenhower on the Cold War (1945- 55) -- 2. Eisenhower and Defense: Three Challenges,Three Responses (1953- 56) -- 3. Eisenhower and Satellite Reconnaissance: Three Projects (1954- 58) -- PART 2 WS- 117L -- 4. Origins RAND and Satellite Reconnaissance (1945- 54) -- 5. WS- 117L Two Stages (1954- 57) -- 6. Satellite Photography, Film Return, and the Birth of CORONA (1957- 58) -- 7. SENTRY/SAMOS, MIDAS, and the Dissolution of WS- 117L (1958- 60) -- Epilogue: WS- 117l in Perspective -- Appendix: Historiography of Eisenhowerand Space Reconnaissance -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Dienesch, Robert M. Eyeing the Red Storm : Eisenhower and the First Attempt to Build a Spy Satellite Lincoln : UNP - Nebraska,c2016 9780803255722
Subject Space surveillance--United States--History--20th century
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