SOURCES OF JFKS CUBA POLICY, 1962

 

DOMESTIC

                    POLITICS: JFKS PROMISES AND REPUBLICAN CRITICISMS

                    IDEOLOGY: THE THREAT OF CASTROS NATIONALISM

                    THE CREDIBILITY ISSUE

                    OPERATION MONGOOSE: CIA AND THE MAFIA

                    DECISIONMAKING PROCESS: ExCOMMS INDECISION ABOUT SOVIET MOTIVES AND CONSEQUENCES OF ACTION

                    PRESSURES FROM THE JOINT CHIEFS OF STAFF

 

INTERNATIONAL

                    THE BAY OF PIGS LEGACY

                    THE VIENNA SUMMIT WITH KHRUSHCHEV

                    KREMLIN POLITICS: THE U-2 AFFAIR; THE CHINA FACTOR; INVASION OF CUBA?

                    THE MISSILE GAP

                    IMPACT ON U.S. NATO ALLIES: TURKEY AND BERLIN