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China Hands: Nine Decades of Adventure, Espionage, and Diplomacy in Asia
China Hands: Nine Decades of Adventure, Espionage, and Diplomacy in Asia
by James R Lilley
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The memoir of a life spent serving America's interests across the Far East by one of America's most respected diplomats - includes nine decades with a remarkable family.... (read more)

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Why America Slept: The Failure to Prevent 9/11
Why America Slept: The Failure to Prevent 9/11
by Gerald L Posner
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CHAPTER 1 THE TAKEOVER A decade before 9/11, the worldwide surge in Islamic fundamentalism and its virulent hatred of the West was largely unrecognized in America. We did not notice when some of the most prominent radicals moved to this country and set... (read more)

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The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man (Vintage)
The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man (Vintage)
by Luke Harding
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Foreword   Edward Snowden is one of the most extraordinary whistleblowers in history. Never before has anyone scooped up en masse the top-secret files of the world’s most powerful intelligence organisations, in order to make them public. But... (read more)

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Disarming Strangers: Nuclear Diplomacy with North Korea (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)
Disarming Strangers: Nuclear Diplomacy with North Korea (Princeton Studies in International History and Politics)
by Leon V Sigal
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"Leon Sigal's Disarming Strangers is the most comprehensive treatment of the U.S.-North Korea nuclear negotiations available.... Sigal is at his best in describing the way governments actually come to make decisions."--Robert L. Gallucci, U.S. Negotiator... (read more)

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Mission Not Accomplished: How George Bush Lost the War on Terrorism
Mission Not Accomplished: How George Bush Lost the War on Terrorism
by William W Turner
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After 9/11, President Bush reassured Americans and the world that he would lead the fight against terror aggressively and unremittingly until Osama bin Laden and al-Qaida were crushed. Since then his actions have fallen short, and he has apparently lost... (read more)

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Spying Blind: The CIA, the FBI, and the Origins of 9/11
Spying Blind: The CIA, the FBI, and the Origins of 9/11
by Amy B. Zegart
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In this pathbreaking book, Amy Zegart provides the first scholarly examination of the intelligence failures that preceded September 11. Until now, those failures have been attributed largely to individual mistakes. But Zegart shows how and why the... (read more)

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The Eleventh Day: The Full Story of 9/11 and Osama Bin Laden
The Eleventh Day: The Full Story of 9/11 and Osama Bin Laden
by Anthony Summers
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FINALIST FOR THE PULITZER PRIZE Writing with access to thousands of recently released official documents, fresh interviews, and the perspective that can come only from a decade of research and reflection, Anthony Summers and Robbyn Swan deliver the first... (read more)

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Deception: The Untold Story of East-West Espionage Today
Deception: The Untold Story of East-West Espionage Today
by Edward Lucas
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From the capture of Sidney Reilly, the "Ace of Spies," by Lenins Bolsheviks in 1925 to the deportation from the United States of Anna Chapman, the "Redhead Under the Bed," in 2010, Kremlin and Western spymasters have battled for supremacy for nearly a... (read more)

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For Nobody's Eyes Only: Missing Government Files and Hidden Archives That Document the Truth Behind the Most Enduring Conspiracy Theories
For Nobody's Eyes Only: Missing Government Files and Hidden Archives That Document the Truth Behind the Most Enduring Conspiracy Theories
by Nick Redfern
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­­Under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act, government agencies have declassified millions of pages of documents on numerous subjects. But there are other files, many of a far more intriguing nature than those the government has already... (read more)

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War Plan Iraq: Ten Reasons Against War with Iraq
War Plan Iraq: Ten Reasons Against War with Iraq
by Milan Rai
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War Plan Iraq brings together the arguments that can shake President Bush and Prime Minister Blair’s determination to start an illegal war with Iraq. Despite Washington’s claims that the only options are inaction or invasion and that &lsquo... (read more)

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The Secret Histories: Hidden Truths That Challenged the Past and Changed the World
The Secret Histories: Hidden Truths That Challenged the Past and Changed the World
by John S Friedman
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Official histories have determined our view of the past. Governments and those in power have tried to preserve and reveal only information that serves their interests. Until now. The Secret Histories is a groundbreaking collection of the documents that... (read more)

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The Bureau: The Secret History of the FBI
The Bureau: The Secret History of the FBI
by Ronald Kessler
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No institution is as critically important to America's security. No American institution is as controversial. And, after the White House, Congress, and the Supreme Court, no institution is as powerful. Yet until now, no book has presented the full story... (read more)

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Life During Wartime: Resisting Counterinsurgency
Life During Wartime: Resisting Counterinsurgency
by Kristian Williams
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"Together, the writers sound a sobering warning: the American government is an iron fist in a velvet glove whose purpose remains preserving the status quo and enriching the rich."— Publishers Weekly What happens when the techniques of... (read more)

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Mind Control, World Control
Mind Control, World Control
by Jim Keith
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Is mind control technology linked to UFO activity and UFO abductions? A little-known and controversial subject, mind control is thoroughly examined by veteran author and investigator Jim Keith.<P>Exploring a startling amount of information, Mind... (read more)

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The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy Theory
The United States of Paranoia: A Conspiracy Theory
by Jesse Walker
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Jesse Walkers The United States of Paranoia presents a comprehensive history of conspiracy theories in American culture and politics, from the colonial era to the War on Terror. The fear of intrigue and subversion doesnt exist only on the fringes of... (read more)

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The Secrets of the FBI
The Secrets of the FBI
by Ronald Kessler
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The Secrets of the FBI by New York Times bestselling author Ronald Kessler reveals the FBI’s most closely guarded secrets and the secrets of celebrities, politicians, and movie stars uncovered by agents during their investigations. Based on inside... (read more)

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Biological Weapons: Limiting the Threat (Bcsia Studies in International Security)
Biological Weapons: Limiting the Threat (Bcsia Studies in International Security)
by Joshua Lederberg
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foreword by William S. Cohen, U.S. Secretary of Defense Biological weapons pose a horrifying and growing threat to the United States and to the world in general. Revelations about Iraq's weapons research and the plans of the Aum Shinrikyo cult in Japan... (read more)

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Blacked Out: Government Secrecy in the Information Age
Blacked Out: Government Secrecy in the Information Age
by Alasdair Roberts
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This book examines the evolution of the move toward openness in government.... (read more)

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A Spy's Guide to Santa Fe and Albuquerque
A Spy's Guide to Santa Fe and Albuquerque
by E B Held
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When thinking of New Mexico, few Americans think spy-vs.-spy intrigue, but in fact, to many international intelligence operatives, the state's name is nearly synonymous with espionage, and Santa Fe is a sacred site. The KGB's single greatest intelligence... (read more)

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New World Strategy: A Military Policy for America's Future
New World Strategy: A Military Policy for America's Future
by Harry G Summers
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Drawing from works on strategic thinking and the author's own knowledge of today's military, the book offers a new vision of the role of the US worldwide. From where and when troops should be sent, to the dangers inherent in peace-keeping missions, to... (read more)

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