Tag Archives: Cold War

Nike Missile Base SF-88: A Living Cold War Museum in Northern California

In this era of the Global War on Terror, the Cold War seems like a distant memory. For those of… View Article

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The Language of Espionage: Signs, Countersigns and Recognition

When the moon is full, the tide is high. For me, some of the most memorable signs and countersigns come… View Article

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Cuban Missile Crisis: Know the Future, Understand the Past

I’ve always believed that the best way to tell the future is to understand what has already happened and why…. View Article

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The Moscow Rules

Developed by the CIA, the Moscow Rules are an ode to the dangerous locale that Moscow was during the Cold… View Article

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