The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History

By: Dean, Josh

Price: $95.00


Signed by author on title page without inscription. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.An incredible true tale of espionage and engineering set at the height of the Cold War, a mix between The Hunt for Red October and Argo, about how the CIA, the U.S. Navy, and America's most eccentric mogul spent six years and nearly a billion dollars to steal the nuclear armed Soviet submarine K-129 after it had sunk to the bottom of the Pacific Ocean; all while the Russians were watching.

Title: The Taking of K-129: How the CIA Used Howard Hughes to Steal a Russian Sub in the Most Daring Covert Operation in History

Author Name: Dean, Josh

Categories: History, Signed, Limited Editions, First Editions,

Publisher: Dutton: 2017-09-05

ISBN: 1101984430

ISBN 13: 9781101984437

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Like New

Jacket Condition: Like New

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Author

Item: 20.00

Seller ID: 3-1-1712

Keywords: Russian Submarine sinking military espionage,