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Macintyre, Ben

Summary: "Oleg Gordievsky was a spy like no other. The product of a KGB family and the best Soviet institutions, the savvy Russian eventually saw the lies and terrors of the regime for what they were, a realization that turned him irretrievably toward the West. His career eventually brought him to the highest post in the KGB's London station-but throughout that time he was secretly working for MI6, the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

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1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 1595

Higgins, Jack

Summary: At the height of the Cold War, a renegade submarine threatens to ignite Europe in all-out war. The French submarine "L'Alouette" prowls deep beneath the surface of the North Atlantic, its crewmembers eager to spill blood in the service of their frenzied nationalism--regardless of the cost. And only one man can stop them.That man is Neil Mallory, former lieutenant colonel of the British Special...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Open Road Integrated Media 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HIGGINS

Brands, H. W.

Summary: "From master storyteller and historian H.W. Brands, twice a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, comes the riveting story of how President Harry Truman and General Douglas MacArthur squared off to decide America's future in the aftermath of World War II. At the height of the Korean War, President Harry S. Truman committed a gaffe that sent shock waves around the world. When asked by a reporter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.918 BRANDS

Gaddis, John Lewis.

Summary: Beginning with World War II and ending with the collapse of the Soviet Union, this is a new account of the strategic dynamics that drove the age, with portraits of its major personalities and much fresh insight into its most crucial events. It contains much new information drawn from newly opened Soviet, East European, and Chinese archives. Now, as America once again finds itself in a global...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 909.82 GADDIS

Summary: A satire in which the U.S. president and his military advisors struggle ineptly to avert a holocaust after a psychotic Air Force general launches a nuclear attack on the Soviet Union because he fears that the Russians are poisoning the water supply in the United States.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2001

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 358

Griffin, W.E.B.

Summary: "From the #1 New York Times-bestselling author, a brand-new series about the Cold War-and a different breed of warrior. In the first weeks after World War II, a squeaky-clean new second lieutenant named James D. Cronley Jr. is spotted and recruited for a new enterprise that will eventually be transformed into something called the CIA. One war may have ended, but another one has already begun,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION GRIFFIN

Summary: James Donovan is a Brooklyn lawyer who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near-impossible task to negotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertaiment 2016

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1037

Kanon, Joseph.

Summary: In 1945 Istanbul, American undercover agent Leon Bauer's attempt to save a life leads to a desperate manhunt, a game of shifting loyalties, and an unexpected love affair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION KANON

Summary: After a fellow spy is murdered, an agent who is working as a defected spy trying to get inside information realizes that he is just as expendable as his fellow agent. .

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2008

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 687

Macintyre, Ben

Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of The Spy and the Traitor tells the thrilling true story of the most important female spy in history: an agent code-named "Sonya," who set the stage for the Cold War. In 1942, in a quiet village in the leafy EnglishCotswolds, a thin, elegant woman lived in a small cottage with her three children and her husband, who worked as a machinist nearby. Ursula...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327.12470092 MACINTYRE

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: "A month ago, Cronley managed to capture two notorious Nazi war criminals, but not without leaving some dead bodies and outraged Austrian police in his wake. He's been lying low ever since, but that little vacation is about to end. Somebody - Odessa, the NKGB, the Hungarian Secret Police - has broken the criminals out of jail, and he must track them down again. But there's more to it than that....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION GRIFFIN

Le Carr©♭, John

Summary: Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of George Smiley of the British Secret Service, otherwise known as the Circus, is living out his old age on the family farmstead on the south coast of Brittany when a letter from his old Service summons him to London. The reason? His Cold War past has come back to claim him. Intelligence operations that were once the toast of secret London, and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in CD, Call number: CD ADULT 1513

Otfinoski, Steven

Contents: Bloody birth of a new state -- The United States responds -- Strange bedfellows -- Birth of the Cold War -- The Iron Curtain falls -- Containing communism -- The Berlin Blockade -- One for all against the Soviets -- Mao's moment -- The Cold War turns "hot" - Korea -- Cold War spies -- A dictator dies -- The red scare -- Satellites in the skies -- Khrushchev in America -- Cuba goes communist --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 909.82 OTFINOSKI

Plokhy, Serhii

Summary: "A dramatic re-creation and urgent examination of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Nearly thirty years after the end of the Cold War, today's world leaders are abandoning disarmament treaties, building up their nuclear arsenals, and exchanging threats of nuclearstrikes. To survive this new atomic age, we must return to the lessons of the most dangerous moment of the Cold War: the Cuban Missile Crisis....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.9106 PLOKHY

Summary: "Nerve-racking suspense surrounds The Bedford incident, the tale of a U.S. naval vessel on a routine NATO patrol that ends up in a freakish showdown with a Russian submarine"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 870

Le Carre, John

Summary: Peter Guillam, staunch colleague and disciple of George Smiley of the British Secret Service, otherwise known as the Circus, is living out his old age on the family farmstead on the south coast of Brittany when a letter from his old Service summons him to London. The reason? His Cold War past has come back to claim him. Intelligence operations that were once the toast of secret London, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LE CARRE

Porter, Henry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY PORTER

Prescott, Lara

Summary: At the height of the Cold War, two secretaries are pulled out of the typing pool at the CIA and given the assignment of a lifetime. Their mission: to smuggle Doctor Zhivago out of the USSR, where no one dare publish it, and help Pasternak's magnum opus make its way into print around the world. Glamorous and sophisticated Sally Forrester is a seasoned spy who has honed her gift for deceit all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION PRESCOTT

Scarborough, Joe

Summary: "The host of MSNBC's Morning Joe reveals how President Harry Truman defended democracy against the Soviet threat at the dawn of the Cold War"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.918092 SCARBOROUGH

Summary: An other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa's life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2018

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1296

Hoffman, David E. (David Emanuel)

Summary: "While getting into his car on the evening of February 16, 1978, the chief of the CIA's Moscow station was handed an envelope by an unknown Russian. Its contents stunned the Americans: details of top-secret Soviet research and development in military technology that was totally unknown to the United States. From 1979 to 1985, Adolf Tolkachev, an engineer at a military research center, cracked...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 327 HOFFMAN

Meloy, Maile.

Summary: Follows a fourteen-year-old American girl whose life unexpectedly transforms when she moves to London in 1952 and gets swept up in a race to save the world from nuclear war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2011

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION MELOY

Mills, J.P.

Summary: J.P. Mills served as an active duty soldier in the U.S. Army from 1988-1992. His official job title was Bradley Fighting Vehicle Systems Mechanic. The stories within are based on his real life experiences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 0000

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1 available in Michigan Collection, Call number: MICH FICTION MILLS

Neiman, Susan

Summary: "As an increasingly polarized America fights over the legacy of racism, Susan Neiman, author of the contemporary philosophical classic Evil in Modern Thought, asks what we can learn from the Germans about confronting the evils of the past."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.800973 NEIMAN

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