Southwestern Oklahoma State University
The Cold War entered an intense new phase in August of 1949 when the Soviet Union successfully detonated its first atomic bomb, and the United States lost the nuclear hegemony that it had enjoyed since the end of World War II in 1945...
The Chronicles of Oklahoma
Brewer, Landry, "Nike Missile Fail: When Elk City and Clinton Almost Went Nuclear" (2023). Faculty Articles & Research. 10.