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Charlie Wilson's War Signed Edition
Charlie Wilson's War Signed Edition
by George Crile
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“A vivid narrative. . . . Charlie Wilsons War is a behind-the-scenes chronicle of a program that is still largely classified. . . . In its time there was little dispute that the covert war was one of the most successful C.I.A. operations ever... (read more)

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The Company: A Novel of the CIA
The Company: A Novel of the CIA
by Robert Littell
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This critically acclaimed blockbuster from internationally renowned novelist Robert Littell seamlessly weaves together history and fiction to create a multigenerational, wickedly nostalgic saga of the CIA—known as "the Company" to insiders. Racing... (read more)

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Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001
Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghanistan, and Bin Laden, from the Soviet Invasion to September 10, 2001
by Steve Coll
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Winner of the 2005 Pulitzer Prize The explosive first-hand account of America's secret history in Afghanistan With the publication of Ghost Wars, Steve Coll became not only a Pulitzer Prize winner, but also the expert on the rise of the Taliban, the... (read more)

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Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul for Saudi Crude
Sleeping with the Devil: How Washington Sold Our Soul for Saudi Crude
by Robert Baer
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"A chilling evaluation of today's geopolitical situation...highly recommended." --Dallas Morning News "An unsettling, eye-opening account of our relationship with Saudi Arabia... [Baer] gets our attention." --Boston Herald “Details how an... (read more)

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The Black Tulip: A Novel of War in Afghanistan
The Black Tulip: A Novel of War in Afghanistan
by Milt Bearden
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“Milt Bearden really delivers. With thirty years in the CIA to back it up, he knows what hes talking about. . . . A terrific book.” —Robert De Niro “A heart-stopping tale of espionage and betrayal. Forget Tom Clancy: this is... (read more)

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Traffic (Newmarket Shooting Script)
Traffic (Newmarket Shooting Script)
by Stephen Gaghan
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Stephen Gaghan wrote the screenplay for Rules of Engagement and teleplays for TV's The Practice, American Gothic, and NYPD Blue, for which he won the 1997 Emmy for Best Dramatic Writing. His short fiction has appeared in The Iowa Review. He lives in Los... (read more)

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Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire
Blowback: The Costs and Consequences of American Empire
by Chalmers Johnson
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Now with a new and up-to-date Introduction by the author, the bestselling account of the effect of American global policies, hailed as “brilliant and iconoclastic” (Los Angeles Times) The term “blowback,” invented by the CIA... (read more)

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The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic (American Empire Project)
The Sorrows of Empire: Militarism, Secrecy, and the End of the Republic (American Empire Project)
by Chalmers Johnson
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"Impressive . . . a powerful indictment of U.S. military and foreign policy." -Los Angeles Times Book Review, front page In the years after the Soviet Union imploded, the United States was described first as the globe's "lone superpower," then as a... (read more)

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America the Vulnerable : How Our Government Is Failing To Protect Us From Terrorism (04 Edition)
America the Vulnerable : How Our Government Is Failing To Protect Us From Terrorism (04 Edition)
by Stephen Flynn
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“A provocative critique by one eminently qualified to make it.” Kirkus... (read more)

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See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism
See No Evil: The True Story of a Ground Soldier in the CIA's War on Terrorism
by Robert Baer
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“See No Evil is a compelling account of Americas failed efforts to ‘listen in on the rest of the world, especially the parts of it that intend to do us harm.” -Wall Street Journal “Robert Baer was considered perhaps the best on... (read more)

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Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror
Against All Enemies: Inside America's War on Terror
by Richard A. Clarke
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Richard Clarke was appointed by President Clinton as the first National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Counterterrorism in May 1998 and continued in that position under George W. Bush. Until March 2003 he was a career member of... (read more)

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Imperial Hubris: Why the West Is Losing the War on Terror
Imperial Hubris: Why the West Is Losing the War on Terror
by Anonymous
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The author, an anonymous senior US intelligence official, maintains that contrary to official pronouncements, organizations such as al Qaeda are not fighting democratic systems of government, civil liberties, gender equality, or the separation of... (read more)

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Body of Secrets: Anatomy of the Ultra-Secret National Security Agency
Body of Secrets: Anatomy of the Ultra-Secret National Security Agency
by James Bamford
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