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The Resource Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen, (large print)

Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen, (large print)

Label
Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base
Title
Area 51
Title remainder
an uncensored history of America's top secret military base
Statement of responsibility
Annie Jacobsen
Title variation
Area fifty-one
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents a history of the most famous secret military installation in the world, assembled from interviews with the people who served there and formerly classified information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobsen, Annie
Dewey number
001.942/09793
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
UG634.5.A74
LC item number
J33 2011d
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Air bases
  • Area 51 (Nev.)
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen, (large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 767-809), filmography (p. 809-810)
Contents
The secret city -- The riddle of Area 51 -- Imagine a war of the worlds -- The secret base -- The seeds of a conspiracy -- The need-to-know -- Atomic accidents -- From ghost town to boomtown -- Cat and mouse becomes downfall -- The base builds back up -- Wizards of science, technology, and diplomacy -- What airplane? -- Covering up the cover-up -- Dull, dirty, and dangerous requires drones -- Drama in the desert -- The ultimate boys' club -- Operation Black Shield and the secret history of the USS Pueblo -- The MiGs of Area 51 -- Meltdown -- The lunar-landing conspiracy and other legends of Area 51 -- From camera bays to weapons bays, the Air Force takes control -- Revelation
Control code
ocn707968869
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 811 p. (large print), [32] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316178075
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707968869
Label
Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen, (large print)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 767-809), filmography (p. 809-810)
Contents
The secret city -- The riddle of Area 51 -- Imagine a war of the worlds -- The secret base -- The seeds of a conspiracy -- The need-to-know -- Atomic accidents -- From ghost town to boomtown -- Cat and mouse becomes downfall -- The base builds back up -- Wizards of science, technology, and diplomacy -- What airplane? -- Covering up the cover-up -- Dull, dirty, and dangerous requires drones -- Drama in the desert -- The ultimate boys' club -- Operation Black Shield and the secret history of the USS Pueblo -- The MiGs of Area 51 -- Meltdown -- The lunar-landing conspiracy and other legends of Area 51 -- From camera bays to weapons bays, the Air Force takes control -- Revelation
Control code
ocn707968869
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 811 p. (large print), [32] p. of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780316178075
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)707968869

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