Two Communist superpowers traded shots over a tiny island in a clash with international implications
From Blurring Imperfections to Falsifying Reality: How Stalin Made the Truth Disappear Through ‘Photoshop’
Was Stalin the forefather of photoshop?
Communist fighters in Vietnam relied on a complex network of agents behind the scenes to carry out their plans
Four Benedict Arnolds (including Benedict Arnold) in American history
In his memoir, excerpted in LIFE magazine in January 1971, Khrushchev writes that the 1962 crisis was a “triumph of Soviet foreign policy and a personal triumph"
Five spy books recommended by Military History magazine for readers interested in historical accounts of "the Great Game"
Historian Preston argues that Stalin did not actually make patsies of Roosevelt and Churchill