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The secret team : the CIA and its allies in control of the United States and the world

Author: L Fletcher Prouty; Jesse Ventura
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2011.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents an exposé of the CIA in which the author accuses the organization of using brutal tactics to maintain security during the Cold War, including sabotaging the Eisenhower-Khrushchev talks and assassinating President Kennedy to keep the United States in Vietnam.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Prouty, L. Fletcher (Leroy Fletcher), 1917-
Secret team.
New York : Skyhorse Pub., ©2011
(OCoLC)746295283
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: L Fletcher Prouty; Jesse Ventura
ISBN: 9781616082840 1616082844 9781626367807 1626367809
OCLC Number: 785898397
Notes: Originally published in 1972.
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; FOREWORD; PREFACE 1972; PREFACE TO THE SECOND EDITION; PREFACE: "THE SECRET TEAM II" 1997; PART I --
THE SECRET TEAM; CHAPTER 1 --
THE "SECRET TEAM"-THE REAL POWER STRUCTURE; CHAPTER 2 --
THE NATURE OF SECRET TEAM ACTIVITY: A CUBAN CASE STUDY; PART II --
THE CIA: HOW IT RUNS; CHAPTER 3 --
AN OVERVIEW OF THE CIA; SECTION I: Intelligence versus Secret Operations; SECTION II: Origins of the Agency and Seeds of Secret Operations; SECTION III: A Simple Coup d'État to a Global Mechanism. CHAPTER 4 --
FROM THE WORD OF THE LAW TO THE INTERPRETATION: PRESIDENT KENNEDY ATTEMPTS TO PUT THE CIA UNDER CONTROLCHAPTER 5 --
"DEFENSE" AS A NATIONAL MILITARY PHILOSOPHY, THE NATURAL PREY OF THE INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY; CHAPTER 6 --
"IT SHALL BE THE DUTY OF THE AGENCY: TO ADVISE, TO COORDINATE, TO CORRELATE AND EVALUATE AND DISSEMINATE AND TO PERFORM SERVICES OF COMMON CONCERN . . ."; Coordination of Intelligence, the Major Assigned Role of the CIA; Correlation, Evaluation and Dissemination of Intelligence: Heart of the Profession; Services of Common Concern: An Attempt at Efficiency. Chapter 7 --
from the pines of maine to the birches of russia: the nature of clandestine operationschapter 8 --
cia: the "cover story" intelligence agency and the real-life clandestine operator; chapter 9 --
the coincidence of crises; chapter 10 --
the dulles-jackson-correa report in action; part iii --
the cia: how it is organized; chapter 11 --
the dulles era begins; chapter 12 --
personnel: the chameleon game; chapter 13 --
communications: the web of the world; chapter 14 --
transportation: anywhere in the world-now; chapter 15 --
logistics by miracle. Part iv --
the cia: some examples throughout the worldchapter 16 --
cold war: the pyrrhic gambit; chapter 17 --
mission astray, soviet gamesmanship; chapter 18 --
defense, containment, and anti-communism; chapter 19 --
the new doctrine: special forces and the penetration of the mutual security program; chapter 20 --
khrushchev's challenge: the u-2 dilemma; chapter 21 --
time of covert action: u-2 to the kennedy inaugural; chapter 22 --
camelot: from the bay of pigs to dallas, texas; chapter 23 --
five presidents: "nightmares we inherited"; appendix i; appendix ii; appendix iii.
Responsibility: L. Fletcher Prouty ; foreword by Jesse Ventura.

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