Reagan's Secret War

The Untold Story of His Fight to Save the World from Nuclear Disaster
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Original Publish Date: Jun 02, 2009
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (11.63 hours)
Product Number: Z100012479
Released: Jun 02, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781415964965
Narrator/s: Mark Deakins
Publisher: Books on Tape
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On February 6, 1981, at his first National Security Council meeting, Ronald Reagan told his advisers: "I will make the decisions." As Reagan's Secret War reveals, these words provide the touchstone for understanding the extraordinary accomplishments of the Reagan administration, including the decisive events that led to the end of the Cold War. Martin Anderson and Annelise Anderson drew upon their unprecedented access to more than eight million highly classified documents housed within the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, California-unseen by the public until now. What emerges from this treasure trove of material is irrefutable evidence that Reagan intended from his first days in office to bring down the Soviet Union, that he considered eliminating nuclear weapons his paramount objective, and that he-not his subordinates-was the principal architect of the policies that ultimately brought the Soviets to the nuclear-arms negotiating table. From the Compact Disc edition.

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Product Number EB00152318
Released: Dec 27, 2013
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Crown Archetype
ISBN: #9780307459770

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