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For the president's eyes only : secret intelligence and the American presidency from Washington to Bush

Author: Christopher M Andrew
Publisher: New York : HarperCollinsPublishers, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Examines how American presidents used secret intelligence.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher M Andrew
ISBN: 0060170379 9780060170370
OCLC Number: 31377151
Description: xii, 660 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: the president and intelligence --
From George Washington to the twentieth century --
The First World War and after: from Woodrow Wilson to Herbert Hoover --
Franklin D. Roosevelt: the path to Pearl Harbor --
Roosevelt at war (1941-1945) --
Harry S. Truman (1945-1953) --
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953-1961) --
John F. Kennedy (1961-1963) --
Lyndon B. Johnson (1963-1969) --
Richard M. Nixon (1969-1974) --
Gerald R. Ford (1974-1977) --
Jimmy Carter (1977-1981) --
Ronald Reagan (1981-1989) --
George Bush (1989-1993) --
Conclusion: intelligence after the Cold War.
Responsibility: Christopher Andrew.

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A thorough and revealing examination of how American presidents from Washington to Bush have used or misused secret intelligence--by the coauthor of the highly acclaimed KGB: The Inside Story.  Read more...

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