Command and Control by Eric Schlosser

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Titan 2 launch

A fascinating history of the Cold War interleaved with the story of an incident at a Titan missile silo in Arkansas.  The best history of the Cold War I have read. If only we had known at the time what Sclosser reveals now.

Schlosser, E., 2009. Command and control, London: Allen Lane.
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