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The Resource The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history, Josh Dean

The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history, Josh Dean

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The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history
Title
The taking of K-129
Title remainder
how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history
Statement of responsibility
Josh Dean
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An incredible true tale of espionage and engineering set at the height of the Cold War--a mix between The Hunt for Red October and Argo-- about how the CIA, the U.S. Navy, and America's most eccentric mogul spent six years and nearly a billion dollars to steal the nuclear-armed Soviet submarine K-129 after it had sunk to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean; all while the Russians were watching
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dean, Josh
Dewey number
910.9164/9
Index
no index present
LC call number
VB231.U6
LC item number
D43 2017b
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • K-129 (Submarine)
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • K-129 (Submarine)
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Jennifer Project
  • Submarine disasters
  • Jennifer Project
  • Submarine disasters
  • Submarine forces
  • Soviet Union
Label
The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history, Josh Dean
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Title from web page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
720 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525501534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn970680921
  • (OCoLC)970680921
Label
The taking of K-129 : how the CIA used Howard Hughes to steal a Russian sub in the most daring covert operation in history, Josh Dean
Publication
Note
Title from web page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
720 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780525501534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • ocn970680921
  • (OCoLC)970680921

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