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Historical Dictionary of Signals Intelligence.

Author: Nigel West
Publisher: Lanham : Scarecrow Press, 2012.
Series: Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Historical Dictionary of Signals Intelligence covers the history of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) through a chronology, an introductory essay, an appendix, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced entries on key personnel, SIGINT technology, intelligence operations, and agencies, as well as the tradecraft and jargon. This book is an excellent access point for students,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
West, Nigel.
Historical Dictionary of Signals Intelligence.
Lanham : Scarecrow Press, ©2012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nigel West
ISBN: 9780810873919 0810873915 1283584050 9781283584050
OCLC Number: 854968801
Description: 1 online resource (371 pages).
Contents: Acknowledgments; Editor's Foreword; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; X; Y; Z; Appendix A. VENONA Glossary; Appendix B. Agreement between British Government Code and Cipher School and U.S. War Department in regard to Certain "Special Intelligence"; Appendix C. British-U.S. Communication Intelligence Agreement; Bibliography; Index; About the Author.
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence.

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The Historical Dictionary of Signals Intelligence covers the history of Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) through a chronology, an introductory essay, an appendix, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 300 cross-referenced entries on key personnel, SIGINT technology, intelligence operations, and agencies, as well as the tradecraft and jargon. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Signals Intelligence.

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