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Covert action : the limits of intervention in the postwar world

Author: Gregory F Treverton
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1987.
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Genre/Form: Annotations (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Treverton, Gregory F.
Covert action.
New York : Basic Books, ©1987
(OCoLC)575789466
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory F Treverton
ISBN: 0465014399 9780465014392 0465014402 9780465014408
OCLC Number: 16717087
Description: x, 293 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The Political Culture of Covert Action --
Setting the Mold: Early Successes --
The Momentum of Action: Small Operations and Large Commitments --
The Problem of Control: "Our" Purposes and "Theirs" --
Covert Actin and Unintended Results --
Lessons for the Future --
The Ultimate Paradox: Covert Action in an Open Society.
Responsibility: Gregory F. Treverton.

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