In Sputnik's Shadow: The President's Science Advisory Committee and Cold War America
Wang, Professor Zuoyue
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Description for In Sputnik's Shadow: The President's Science Advisory Committee and Cold War America Paperback. Examines key turning points during the twentieth century, including the beginning of the Cold War, the debates over nuclear weapons, the Sputnik crisis in 1957, the struggle over the Vietnam War, and the eventual end of the Cold War, showing how the involvement of scientists in executive policymaking evolved over time. Num Pages: 478 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; HBJK; HBLW3; HBTW; JP; PDX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 30. Weight in Grams: 826.
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