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Historical dictionary of Chinese intelligence

Author: I C Smith; Nigel West
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, ©2012.
Series: Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Historical Dictionary of Chinese Intelligence covers the history of Chinese Intelligence from 400 B.C. to modern times. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and an index. The dictionary section has over 400 cross-referenced entries on the agencies and agents, the operations and equipment, the tradecraft and jargon, and many of the countries involved. This book is
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: I C Smith; Nigel West
ISBN: 9780810871748 0810871742 9780810873704 0810873702
OCLC Number: 744300602
Description: xxxi, 359 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments (starting p. ix) --
Editor's Foreword Jon Woronoff (starting p. xi) --
Reader's Note (starting p. xiii) --
Acronyms and Abbreviations (starting p. xv) --
Map (starting p. xx) --
Chronology (starting p. xxi) --
Introduction (starting p. 1) --
The Dictionary (starting p. 13) --
Bibliography (starting p. 309) --
Index (starting p. 321) --
About the Authors (starting p. 357)
Series Title: Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence.
Responsibility: I.C. Smith, Nigel West.
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"The Historical Dictionary of Chinese Intelligence covers the history of Chinese Intelligence from 400 B.C. to modern times. This is done through a chronology, an introductory essay, an extensive bibliography, and an index. The dictionary section has over 400 cross-referenced entries on the agencies and agents, the operations and equipment, the tradecraft and jargon, and many of the countries involved. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone wanting to know more about Chinese Intelligence"--

"Historical dictionary in intelligence series (with index)"--

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This title's chronology mirrors its focus: one page covers 400 BCE (Sun Tzu) to CE 1913, whereas information on the 20th century occupies eight pages, and the 21st, two. The fascinating introduction Read more...

 
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