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Who paid the piper? : the CIA and the cultural Cold War.

Author: Frances Stonor Saunders
Publisher: London : Granta, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the Cold War, writers and artists were faced with a huge challenge. In the Soviet world, their freedom was often denied, while in the West freedom came at a cost. This book describes the CIA influence on cultural life during the Cold War.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances Stonor Saunders
ISBN: 1862073279 9781862073272
OCLC Number: 43069247
Notes: Originally published: 1999.
Description: xi, 509 pages, [8] pages of plates, portraits ; 24 cm

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