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Clouds Over Cuba: The Cuban Missile Crisis and What Might Have Been

Clouds Over Cuba: The Cuban Missile Crisis and What Might Have Been

This is a documentary in six parts with a seventh counterfactual piece available.  As one watches the documentary, a Document Dossier accumulates allowing people to look in more detail at the subjects being discussed on the documentary.  These "documents" include photos, tapes of ExComm meetings and presidential phone calls, videos shot in the 1950s and 1960s, audio clips, copies of letters, and videos of modern experts discussing...

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Sue Patrick
Sue Patrick (Faculty)
6 years ago
Well-done documentary that can be used in segments. Production quality is high. Wonderful set of primary sources associated with it. However, you cannot get to the primary sources unless you first enter the documentary and "acquire" them by letting the documentary play.
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