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Chief of station, Congo : fighting the cold war in a hot zone

Author: Larry Devlin
Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A master spy's memoir of playing the game in the most strategically influential country in 1960s Africa.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Devlin, Lawrence.
Chief of Station, Congo : Fighting the Cold War in a Hot Zone.
New York : PublicAffairs, ©2008
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Larry Devlin
ISBN: 9780786732180 0786732180 1586485644 9781586485641
OCLC Number: 714569636
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Responsibility: Larry Devlin.

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The autobiography of Larry Devlin, one of the Cold War's hottest warriors: the CIA Station Chief in the Congo during the tumultuous years of independence. He met every significant political figure,  Read more...

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