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Reaping the Whirlwind

At the Center of the Storm: My Years at the CIA by George Tenet

Reviewed by Bob Woodward
Washington Post Book World

"In his remarkable, important and often unintentionally damning memoir, George Tenet, the former CIA chief, describes a meeting with Condoleezza Rice, then national security adviser, two months before the 9/11 terrorist attacks. In much more vivid and emotional detail than previously reported, Tenet writes that he had received intelligence that day, July 10, 2001, about the threat from al-Qaeda that 'literally made my hair stand on end.'..." Read the entire Washington Post Book World review.

One Response to "Reaping the Whirlwind"

    s h a r o n May 11th, 2007 at 7:22 am

    Yada, yada, Bob.

    This review verges on the juvenile. If we had adults in charge, this country might have begun a campaign of self-reflection on how the world sees us.

    And then change.

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