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Author Maloney, Sean M., 1967- author.

Title Deconstructing Dr. Strangelove : the secret history of nuclear war films / Sean M. Maloney.

Publication Info. Lincoln, Nebraska : Potomac Books, [2020]


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (497 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book! Movie! The literary genesis of the Cold War nuclear crisis film -- Purity of essence I : the nuclear leader and the psychological dimension in fact and fiction -- Purity of essence II : the men and the mission -- Purity of essence III : the LeMay-Power Deterrent Campaign and Dr. Strangelove -- Peace is our profession : General Thomas Power and nuclear crisis behavior -- Theatre of war : fighting in the war room -- Plan R : positive control, airborne alert, and the nuclear crisis films -- Strategic underground command : the ICBM Force in film and history -- Dr. Strangelove goes to sea : Cold War nuclear naval operations on film.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Nuclear warfare in motion pictures.
War films -- History and criticism.
Cold War in motion pictures.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Maloney, Sean M., 1967- . Deconstructing Dr. Strangelove : the secret history of nuclear war films. Lincoln, Nebraska : Potomac Books, c2020 497 pages 9781640121928 (DLC) 2019037861
ISBN 9781640121928
9781640123519 (e-book)

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