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CD ROM 0354 1997
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TITLE: Hotspots [electronic resoource] the inside look at the United Nations and global crises
PUBLISHED: Chatsworth, CA : Cambrix Publishing, c1997.
DESCRIPTION: 1 computer laser optical disc : 4 3/4 in.
EDITION: Windows/Mac version.
NOTES: Includes a virtual tour of the UN.
NOTES: Interactive time panorama.
NOTES: Hundreds high-quality photographs, audio clips and movies.
NOTES: Dozens of maps and charts.
NOTES: Hundreds of in-depth reference articles.
NOTES: Hotspots gives you the most definitive, candid and entertaining portrait of the UN ever released on CD-ROM. Experience the tension and surprise as US Ambassador Adlai Stevenson lures his Soviet counterpart into an orchestrated trap during the Bay of Pigs crisis. Feel the sense of betrayal when former Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim's unthinkable 40-year secret is exposed. Witness the mounting determination as a multinational coalition masses its forces and unites to face down a dictator in the Persion Gulf, and much more. Rare film clips, audio interviews, poignant photographs, comprehensive reference works, and a myriad of charts and maps bring dramatic global struggles to life on your screen. Colorful eyewitness accounts reveal the fascinating details of Assembly meetings and behind-the-scenes maneuvering and deal-making that have shaped history. Is the UN the world's greatest hope for peace, human rights and prosperity or a massive bureaucracy hopelessly gridlocked by conflicting cultures and hidden agendas? HOTSPOTS invites you to explore the most critical challenges facing humanity.
SUBJECT: United Nations--CD-ROMs.
ADDED ENTRY: Cambrix Publishing.

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