How close to nuclear war did the Cuban Missile Crisis get?

History Extra podcast

The Cuban Missile Crisis of 1962 saw a confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union escalate to the edge of nuclear war. Historian Serhii Plokhy, author of a new account of the crisis, explores the factors that led the two sides backRead more

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