Cold War Kansas /

Brinksmanship in the Sunflower State. Kansas played an outsized role in the Cold War, when civilization's survival hung in the balance. Forbes Air Force Base operated nine Atlas E intercontinental ballistic missile launch sites. Schilling Air Force Base was the hub for twelve Atlas F ICBMs. McC...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Brewer, Landry (Author)
Format: Book
Published: Charleston, S.C. : History Press, 2020.
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword, by Mark Parillo
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Cold War origins
  • Kansas missiles
  • After the obsolescence
  • Sunflower State Civil Defense
  • Dwight Eisenhower: Cold War President
  • Kansas military installations
  • Cold War legacy
  • Notes
  • About the author.