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Cold War radio

the dangerous history of American broadcasting in Europe, 1950-1989

by Richard H. Cummings

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radio Free Europe -- History,
  • Radio Liberty -- History,
  • Cold War -- History

  • About the Edition

    "This book describes the dangerous Cold War world of the Munich stations, focusing on security and intelligence problems. Chapters provide a history of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty. Appendices provide copies of security reports and documents which have never appeared in print, and an overall summary of hostile intelligence activities"--Provided by publisher.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-299) and index.

    StatementRichard H. Cummings.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE8697.45.E852 C86 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 309 p. :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23169799M
    ISBN 100786441380
    ISBN 109780786441389
    LC Control Number2009005006
    OCLC/WorldCa251302645

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