Operation Overflight

Author: Francis Gary Powers
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The incident that wrecked a summit conference and inaugurated a new era in the ancient art of spying

The Handy Presidents Answer Book

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... 144–45, 461 O'Leary, Hazel, 471 Olney, Richard, 258–59 Olympic Games, 406
Onassis, Aristotle, 363 One America in the 21st Century, 435 one hundred days,
president's first, 51–52 Onis, Luis de, 101 Operation Enduring Freedom, 447
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The Journal Of Military History

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Bibliography. Index. Pp. xiii, 537. 836.95. Oral histories and interviews with
veterans enhance this biography of the naval aviation pioneer and leader (and
the Navy's highest ranking officer of Native American descent), covering Clark's
career from the Naval Academy before World War I, through his commands in
World War II to Commander Seventh Fleet in Korea. Operation Overflight: A
Memoir of the U-2 Incident. By Francis Gary Powers with Curt Gentry. Dulles, Va.;
Brassey's, 2004.

Early Cold War Overflights 1950 1956 Appendixes Biographies Of Contributors

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"From the Shadows: Early History of the U-2." Code One 17 (First Quarter 2002):
10-19. . Dragon Lady: The History of the U-2 Spyplane. Shrewsbury, England:
Airlife, 1989. ' . The U-2 Spyplane: Toward the Unknown. A New History of the
Early Years. Atglen, Pennsylvania: Schiffer, 2000. Powers, Francis Gary.
Operation Overflight: A Memoir of the U-2 Incident. New York: Holt, Rinehart, and
Winston, 1970, Reprint, Washington, D.C.: Brassey's, 2002. Powles, Fit. Lt.
Edward, RAF (Ret.) ...

Covert Action In The Cold War

Author: James Callanan
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483; Francis Gary Powers, with Curt Gentry, Operation Overflight: A Memoir of the
U-2 Incident (Washington D.C., 2002). 118 Andrew, For the President's Eyes Only
, pp. 217-221, p. 331, p. 335. 119 Bissell, Reflections of a Cold Warrior, p. 140.
120 Ranelagh, The Agency, pp. 288-296; Murphy, Kondrashev, and Bailey,
Battleground Berlin, pp. 205-237. 121 Dulles, Craft of Intelligence, p. 221. 122
Memo. for the DCI, 7 Jan. 1959, "Historical Background of Functioning of the NSC
5412/2 ...

The Scribner Encyclopedia Of American Lives M Z

Author: William L. O'Neill
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In his memoirs Eisenhower called the U-2 incident involving Powers insignificant
compared to the information gained from the flights. ... Moscow, August 17-19,
1960 (1960); David Wise and Thomas B. Ross, The V -2 Affair (1962); Dwight D.
Eisenhower, Waging Peace, 1956-1961 (1965); Francis Gary Powers with Curt
Gentry, Operation Overflight: The U-2 Spy Pilot Tells His Story for the First Time (
1970); James Bamford, The Puzzle Palace: A Report on America's Most Secret
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Ike S Spies

Author: Stephen E. Ambrose
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Military Affairs published an article on the subject that concluded, "The anomalies
in the Powers case suggest that the U-2 'incident' may have been staged.
Moreover, the management of the crisis gives further warrant to the hypothesis
that the U-2 was a device deliberately chosen to destroy an emerging d6tente."88
Powers was eventually ... Powers in fact had already "talked," in his memoirs,
entitled Operation Overflight, which he published in 1970. He had his own
conspiracy thesis ...