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Eyes in the sky Eisenhower, the CIA, and Cold War aerial espionage by Dino A. Brugioni

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Published by Naval Institute Press in Annapolis, Md .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Central Intelligence Agency -- History -- 20th century,
  • Aerial reconnaissance, American -- History -- 20th century,
  • U-2 (Reconnaissance aircraft),
  • Cold War

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementDino A. Brugioni.
LC ClassificationsUG763 .B78 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24050169M
ISBN 109781591140825
LC Control Number2010004221

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