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A world of secrets : the uses and limits of intelligence

Author: Walter Laqueur
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1985.
Series: A Twentieth Century Fund book; A Twentieth Century Fund book.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Laqueur, Walter, 1921-
World of secrets.
New York : Basic Books, ©1985
(OCoLC)557501542
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter Laqueur
ISBN: 0465092373 9780465092376
OCLC Number: 12696014
Notes: "A Twentieth Century Fund book."
Description: xii, 404 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Part I: The Anatomy of Intelligence --
The Production of Intelligence --
Economic and Scientific Intelligence --
Part II: A History of Intelligence Performance --
Intelligence and its Customers --
Early Experiences and Later-Day Trials --
The Missile Gap Controversy and the Cuban Missile Crisis --
Vietnam and the Case of the Missing Missiles --
Part III: Intelligence Abroad --
Secret Services in Open Societites --
The Antagonists: KGB and GRU --
Part IV: Theories of Intelligence --
The Causes of Failure --
Craft or Science? --
Part V: Conclusion --
The Future of Intelligence.
Series Title: A Twentieth Century Fund book; A Twentieth Century Fund book.
Responsibility: Walter Laqueur.

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