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Author Stein, R. Conrad.
Title Cuban Missile Crisis : in the shadow of nuclear war / R. Conrad Stein.
Pub Info Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow, c2009.
book jacket
 Provincetown-Children's  J 972.9106 Ste     WITHDRAWN
Descript 128 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col maps ; 24 cm.
Series America's living history
America's living history.
Summary "Discusses the Cuban missile crisis, a thirteen-day struggle between the United States and the Soviet Union, including the causes of the conflict, the leaders faced with important decisions, and the final resolution to avoid nuclear war"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Spy in the sky -- The Cold War and the arms race -- Cuba : a troubled neighbor -- The crisis begins -- The brink of war -- Enforcing the quarantine -- Diplomacy at work -- Peace at last -- Reflecting on the crisis -- Timeline.
Subject Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962 -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9780766029057 (alk paper)
0766029050 (alk. paper)
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