Area 51

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

Jacobsen, Annie. (DLC)n 2006023521.

New York : Little, Brown and Co., 2011

xv, 523 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.

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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.

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1 copy available at Van Meter Public Library

ISBN:

978-0-316-13294-7 (hardcover)

ISBN:

978-0-316-13294-7 (hardcover)

ISBN:

978-0-316-19724-3 (international ed.)

ISBN:

978-0-316-19724-3 (international ed.)

LC Call No:

UA26.N4 J33 2001

Dewey Class No:

358.4/170979314 23

Author:

Jacobsen, Annie. (DLC)n 2006023521.

Title:

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

VaryingTitle:

Area Fifty-one

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

xv, 523 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 25 cm.

ContentType:

text txt rdacontent

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unmediated n rdamedia

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volume nc rdacarrier

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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.

Subject:

Military bases--Nevada--History.

Subject:

Proving grounds--Nevada--History.

Subject:

Military intelligence--United States--History.

Subject:

Defense information, Classified--United States--History.

Subject:

Military research--United States--History.

Subject:

Undercover operations--United States--History.

Subject:

Soldiers--United States--Biography.

Subject:

Intelligence officers--United States--Biography.

Call:

358.4 Jac

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