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James Jesus Angleton, the CIA, and the craft of counterintelligence

Author: Michael Howard Holzman
Publisher: Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As chief of counterintelligence for the Central Intelligence Agency from the early 1950s to the early 1970s, James Jesus Angleton built a formidable reputation. Although perhaps best known for leading the agency s notorious Molehunt the search for a Soviet spy believed to have infiltrated the upper levels of the American government Angleton also played a key role in the U.S. intervention in the Italian election of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
History
Named Person: James Angleton; James Angleton; James Angleton; James Angleton
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Howard Holzman
ISBN: 9781558496507 1558496505 9781558496491 1558496491
OCLC Number: 183179315
Description: xii, 399 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The players are introduced --
Yale English --
OSS --
Italy : eavesdropping on the pope --
Coup d'état --
Friends, lovers, and spies --
The business of counterespionage --
Foreign liaisons --
Illegalities : international mail --
Cuba, the Kennedys, and the molehunt --
Illegalities : CHAOS --
Endgame.
Responsibility: Michael Holzman.
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James Jesus Angleton served as the chief of counterintelligence for the Central Intelligence Agency from the early 1950s to the early 1970s. This title employs his biography to detail the history of  Read more...

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