Title The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History
Book Condition Collectible: Like New
Jacket Condition Like New
Publisher Dutton 2017-09-05
1101984430 / 9781101984437
Signed by Author
Seller ID 3-1-1712
Signed by author on title page without inscription. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.An incredible true tale of espionage and engineering set at the height of the Cold War, a mix between The Hunt for Red October and Argo, about how the CIA, the U.S. Navy, and America's most eccentric mogul spent six years and nearly a billion dollars to steal the nuclear armed Soviet submarine K-129 after it had sunk to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean; all while the Russians were watching.