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The Resource The tunnels : escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill, Greg Mitchell

The tunnels : escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill, Greg Mitchell

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The tunnels : escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill
Title
The tunnels
Title remainder
escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill
Statement of responsibility
Greg Mitchell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A thrilling Cold War narrative exploring two harrowing attempts to rescue East Germans by tunneling beneath the Berlin Wall, the U.S. television networks who financed and filmed them, and the Kennedy administration's unprecedented attempt to suppress both films."--
Summary
A dramatic Cold War narrative of two harrowing attempts to rescue East Germans by tunneling beneath the Berlin Wall also describes the financial contributions of two U.S. television networks who would document the stories and the efforts of the Kennedy administration to suppress both films
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Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10530301
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, Greg
Dewey number
943/.1550875
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DD900
LC item number
.M58 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • Tunnels
  • Escapes
  • Escapes
  • Political activists
  • Refugees
  • Documentary films
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • National Broadcasting Company
  • Columbia Broadcasting System, inc.
  • HISTORY / Modern / 20th Century
  • HISTORY / Europe / Germany
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Target audience
adult
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escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill
Label
The tunnels : escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill, Greg Mitchell
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 366-370) 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
The cyclist -- Two Italians and a German -- The recruits -- The President -- The correspondent -- The leaks -- Schoor and the secretary -- Kiefholz Strasse -- Prisoners and protesters -- The intruder -- The martyr -- Coming up short -- Scönholzer Strasse -- Underground film -- Threats -- Buried tunnel -- Sabotage -- Coming up for air -- Epilogue
Control code
20822381
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101903858
Lccn
2016013452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The tunnels : escapes under the Berlin Wall and the historic films the JFK White House tried to kill, Greg Mitchell
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographic references (pages 366-370) 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
The cyclist -- Two Italians and a German -- The recruits -- The President -- The correspondent -- The leaks -- Schoor and the secretary -- Kiefholz Strasse -- Prisoners and protesters -- The intruder -- The martyr -- Coming up short -- Scönholzer Strasse -- Underground film -- Threats -- Buried tunnel -- Sabotage -- Coming up for air -- Epilogue
Control code
20822381
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
382 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101903858
Lccn
2016013452
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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