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6 edition of 50 Years of the U-2 found in the catalog.

50 Years of the U-2

The Complete Illustrated History of the "Dragon Lady"

by Chris Pocock

  • 313 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Military,
  • USA,
  • Military - United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages440
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9895979M
    ISBN 100764323466
    ISBN 109780764323461
    OCLC/WorldCa61935003

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50 Years of the U-2 by Chris Pocock Download PDF EPUB FB2

Fifty years ago, on May 1,a Soviet missile brought down a CIA U-2 near the city of Sverdlovsk deep in Russia. The shoot-down had serious consequences.

Apart from heightening Cold War tensions, it marked the end of a remarkably successful collection program against the Soviet Union, and was certainly a life-changing event for Francis Gary Powers, the civilian pilot who miraculously.

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Since those humble beginnings, The Moorings has grown to be one of the world’s largest and most respected charter vacation companies, encompassing over 20 worldwide destinations and a. The Book Loft celebrates 50 years in Solvang Updated 2 hrs ago Born from a love of books and reading, owner Kathy Mullins and her late husband, Gary, opened The Book Loft a .