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Notes from our attic : a curator's pocket history of the CIA.

Author: Center for the Study of Intelligence (U.S.),
Publisher: Washington, DC : Central Intelligence Agency, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : National government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What we do here is tell the story of the Central Intelligence Agency through a selection of the artifacts collected by the CIA Museum, often called "The Best Museum You've Never Seen" because we display our artifacts in their true CIA context - but only staff and official visitors to the CIA Headquarters compound can see them. This is part of an initiative to share our treasures with a wider audience." -- from the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Government publications
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Center for the Study of Intelligence (U.S.).
Notes from our attic
(OCoLC)913520557
Material Type: Document, Government publication, National government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Center for the Study of Intelligence (U.S.),
OCLC Number: 1103335274
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (98 pages) : color illustrations
Contents: Preface --
Foreword --
OSS: America's first centralized intelligence agency --
From OSS to CIA --
Formative years and early successes --
The not-so-Cold War --
Threats from new quarters --
9/11 and after --
Index.
Other Titles: Curator's pocket history of the CIA

Abstract:

"What we do here is tell the story of the Central Intelligence Agency through a selection of the artifacts collected by the CIA Museum, often called "The Best Museum You've Never Seen" because we display our artifacts in their true CIA context - but only staff and official visitors to the CIA Headquarters compound can see them. This is part of an initiative to share our treasures with a wider audience." -- from the Preface (page 5).

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