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Dictionary of Espionage and Intelligence: Over 800 Phrases Used in International and Covert Espionage

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From Bob Burton — a former member of both the civilian and military intelligence communities and Americas most feared bounty hunter — comes the complete lexicon of over 800 terms and meanings used in international and covert espionage. Dictionary of Espionage and Intelligence includes the most up-to-date terminology of special operations from A to Z, including:

Breaktime: The time it takes to break down he resistance level of a subject in an interrogation of a brutal nature — usually 5-7 hours

Hero Project: A project, operation, or extraction considered too dangerous, with only the most skilled personnel able to pull it off.

Cake or Death: An unspoken but soon-realized ultimatum that a prisoner of the spook war understands as his personal fate — cooperate or die.

Compiled by a man who knows covert action and clandestine warfare from the inside out, Dictionary of Espionage and Intelligence is a perfect compendium of the secret language spoken by those who fight the silent war.

About the Author

Bob Burton, Americas #1 bounty hunter, with several thousand arrests to his credit, is an ex-Force Recon Marine and the author of several bail enforcement instruction books. He lives in West Palm Beach, Florida.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781629142128
Author:
Burton, Bob
Publisher:
Skyhorse Publishing
Author:
Griffin, W. E. B.
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Directories
Subject:
Reference - Dictionaries
Subject:
Politics - General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20140731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in

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