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The Resource A fiery peace in a cold war : Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon, Neil Sheehan

A fiery peace in a cold war : Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon, Neil Sheehan

Label
A fiery peace in a cold war : Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon
Title
A fiery peace in a cold war
Title remainder
Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon
Statement of responsibility
Neil Sheehan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From Sheehan, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning classic "A Bright Shining Lie, " comes the never-before-told story of the nuclear arms race that changed history--and of the visionary American Air Force officer Bernard Schriever, who led the high-stakes effort with the ICBM (intercontinental ballistic missiles) program
Biography type
contains biographical information
Citation location within source
  • August 15, 2009
  • October 01, 2009
  • June 29, 2009
  • June 01, 2009
Citation source
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • BookPage
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Library Journal Prepub Alert
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheehan, Neil
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schriever, Bernard A
  • United States
  • Generals
  • Military engineers
  • Intercontinental ballistic missiles
  • Intercontinental ballistic missiles
  • Nuclear weapons
  • Cold War
  • Aeronautics, Military
Target audience
adult
Label
A fiery peace in a cold war : Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon, Neil Sheehan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [489]-509) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2009002247
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 534 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780679422846
Lccn
2009002247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679422846
  • (OCoLC)297147678
Label
A fiery peace in a cold war : Bernard Schriever and the ultimate weapon, Neil Sheehan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [489]-509) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2009002247
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 534 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780679422846
Lccn
2009002247
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780679422846
  • (OCoLC)297147678

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