By Nate Jones,Thomas S. Blanton
What the West didn’t be aware of on the time was once that the Soviets proposal Operation capable Archer eighty three was once genuine and have been actively getting ready for a shock missile assault from NATO. This shut scrape with Armageddon used to be principally unknown till final October while the U.S. executive published a ninety-four-page presidential research of capable Archer that the nationwide safety Archive had spent over a decade attempting to declassify. Able Archer 83 relies upon greater than 1000 pages of declassified records that archive staffer Nate Jones has pried unfastened from numerous U.S. govt corporations and British information, in addition to from previously categorised Soviet Politburo and KGB documents, vividly recreating the ambience that almost unleashed nuclear war.
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Able Archer 83: The Secret History of the NATO Exercise That Almost Triggered Nuclear War by Nate Jones,Thomas S. Blanton