NBC White Paper
Cuba - The Missile CrisisStreaming Video - 2014
This NBC White Paper looks at the following stages of the Cuban missile crisis: tension after the 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion, with clips of President Kennedy, Fidel Castro, and Nikita Khrushchev; U-2 photos of Russian offensive missile sites in Cuba; Kennedy's decision to order a naval blockade of Cuba to keep out Soviet missile supply ships; clips of Kennedy's October 22, 1962, speech to the nation; Castro's denunciation; the Stevenson-Zorin U.N. debate; and Khrushchev's pledge to withdraw the missiles. Interviews with Kennedy advisers McGeorge Bundy and Theodore Sorensen are included.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c1964.
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (60 min.) : sd., col.
Alternative Title: Cuba - The Missile Crisis