Oct. 16, 2007 - This month in history, Cuban missile crisis
This Month In History-
The Cuban Missile Crisis started this month in 1962 and was one of the major confrontations of the Cold War. It was between the United States, the Soviet Union, and Cuba. It gripped the lives of citizens of the era and to this day it's effects can be seen in international trade, foreign policy, tourism, and social activism.
If you've ever been curious to learn more about it, you can view a government publication titled,
" CIA documents on the Cuban missile crisis, 1962 / Central Intelligence Agency ; editor, Mary S. McAuliffe. 1992"
You can view a copy at Wilson Library,
PREX 3.2:M 69
or online at