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

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

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
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UG634.5.A74
LC item number
J33 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Aeronautics, Military
  • Air bases
  • Area 51 (Nev.)
Label
Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-505), filmography (p. 505-506), and index
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 523 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316132947
Lccn
2011925205
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3851472-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3851472
  • (Sirsi) o707968871
  • (OCoLC)707968871
Label
Area 51 : an uncensored history of America's top secret military base, Annie Jacobsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-505), filmography (p. 505-506), and index
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
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xv, 523 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780316132947
Lccn
2011925205
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports.
System control number
  • 3851472-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)3851472
  • (Sirsi) o707968871
  • (OCoLC)707968871

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