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The Central Intelligence Agency : security under scrutiny

Author: Athan G Theoharis; et al
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006.
Series: Understanding our government.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Created in 1947, the Central Intelligence Agency plays an important part in the nation's intelligence activities, and is currently playing a vital role in the war on terrorism.

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Named Person: Ronald Reagan; Walter Bedell Smith; Allen Welsh Dulles
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Athan G Theoharis; et al
ISBN: 0313332827 9780313332821
OCLC Number: 493678714
Description: 1 vol. (XX-375 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 26 cm.
Contents: Brief History of the CIA by Richard Immerman The Liaison Arrangements of the Central Intelligence Agency by Loch Johnson A World of Secrets: Intelligence and Counterintelligence by John Prados A New Agency: The Origins and Expansion of CIA Covert Operations by Athan Theoharis The CIA and the Media by Scott Armstrong Lapdog or Rogue Elephant? CIA Controversies from 1947 to 2004 by Kathryn Olmsted Biographies Chronology of Key Events Annotated Bibliography Index
Series Title: Understanding our government.
Responsibility: edited by Athan Theoharis ; with Richard Immerman, Loch Johnson, Kathryn Omsted... [et al.].

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"Although the CIA is the government agency most often depicted on television and in films, it is probably the least understood. This volume seeks to redress that problem, as much as possible, with a Read more...

 
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