The Resource Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948 : a successful campaign to deceive the nation, Frank Kofsky

Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948 : a successful campaign to deceive the nation, Frank Kofsky

Label
Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948 : a successful campaign to deceive the nation
Title
Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948
Title remainder
a successful campaign to deceive the nation
Statement of responsibility
Frank Kofsky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kofsky asserts that Truman, along with Marshall and Forrestal, deceived Congress and the American public into thinking a Soviet attack was immenent in order to push through their foreign policy, start a military buildup, and bail out the aircraft industry
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kofsky, Frank
Index
index present
LC call number
E183.8.S65
LC item number
K63 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Truman, Harry S
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • United States
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • USA
  • Sowjetunion
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
  • Aircraft industry
  • Cold War
  • Koude Oorlog
  • Bewapening
  • Luchtvaartmaatschappijen
  • Außenpolitik
  • Kriegsgefahr
  • Geschichte 1948
  • Aircraft industry
  • Diplomatic relations
Label
Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948 : a successful campaign to deceive the nation, Frank Kofsky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-386) 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
Contents
1. Introduction: The Truth Was Expendable -- 2. Crash Landing -- 3. Takeoff Aborted -- 4. War Games (I): Setting the Stage -- 5. War Games (II): Attacking the Foe -- 6. The Fruits of Victory -- 7. A Worm in the Apple: The Peace Scare of May 1948 -- 8. Conclusions: Of Presidents and Precedents -- Appendix A: Estimating Soviet Intentions and Capabilities, 1947-1948 -- Appendix B: On "Conspiracy Theories" in Fact and Fancy
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 420 pages
Isbn
9780312094829
Lccn
92042420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27187285
  • (OCoLC)ocm27187285
Label
Harry S. Truman and the war scare of 1948 : a successful campaign to deceive the nation, Frank Kofsky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 371-386) 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
Contents
1. Introduction: The Truth Was Expendable -- 2. Crash Landing -- 3. Takeoff Aborted -- 4. War Games (I): Setting the Stage -- 5. War Games (II): Attacking the Foe -- 6. The Fruits of Victory -- 7. A Worm in the Apple: The Peace Scare of May 1948 -- 8. Conclusions: Of Presidents and Precedents -- Appendix A: Estimating Soviet Intentions and Capabilities, 1947-1948 -- Appendix B: On "Conspiracy Theories" in Fact and Fancy
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xi, 420 pages
Isbn
9780312094829
Lccn
92042420
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)27187285
  • (OCoLC)ocm27187285

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