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The following resources will help you when researching your individuals for the Cuban Missile Crisis project as well as for gathering background info on the crisis itself.




TEACHING AMERICAN HISTORY
http://teachingamericanhistory.org/neh/interactives/cubanmissilecrisis/

Audio Files/Transcript of crisis
http://www.hpol.org/jfk/cuban/

The players of the crisis
http://library.thinkquest.org/11046/people/

Primary source documents from the crisis
http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/cuba.htm

Cold War Virtual Archive (lots of primary sources)
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/index.cfm?topic_id=1409&fuseaction=va2.browse&sort=Collection&item=Cuban%20Missile%20Crisis

National Security Archive (minute by minute account of the crisis
http://www.gwu.edu/~nsarchiv/nsa/cuba_mis_cri/

JFK Library-Missile Crisis
http://www.jfklibrary.org/Historical+Resources/JFK+in+History/Cuban+Missile+Crisis.htm

State Department declassified information
http://www.state.gov/www/about_state/history/frusXI/index.html

Library of Congress
http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/archives/colc.html
Translated letter from Krushchev to Kennedy sent during the Crisis.

Avalon Project
http://avalon.law.yale.edu/subject_menus/msc_cubamenu.asp

For more info from the Russian Perspective. This will require some digging around but there is a lot here.

Wilson Center
http://www.wilsoncenter.org/topics/pubs/ACF199.pdf

Detailed analysis of documents released from the Russian archives regarding the crisis.

More russian documents
http://spider.georgetowncollege.edu/htallant/courses/his325/cmclinks.htm

Primary Source link
http://www.cubanmissilecrisis.org/page2.asp

The following print resources, which we have in the library, will provide much needed information from the Russian perspective on the CMC:

Allyn, Bruce J. Cuba on the Brink: Castro, the Missile Crisis, and the Soviet Collapse. New York: Rowman
& Littlefield Publishers, 2002.

Dobbs, Michael. One Minute to Midnight: Kennedy, Krushchev and Castro on the Brink of Nuclear War.
New York: Vintage, 2009.

Fursenko, Aleksandr; Naftali, Timothy. One Hell of A Gamble W.W Norton & Co., New York: 1997.

Gribkov, Anatoli I. Operation Anadyr: US and Soviet Generals Recount the Cuban Missille Crisis. New
York: Edition Q, 1993.