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Poisoner in chief : Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA search for mind control

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The bestselling author of All the Shah's Men and The Brothers tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIA's secret medical experiments of the 1950s and '60s. The visionary chemist Sidney Gottlieb was the CIA's master magician and gentlehearted torturer-the agency's "poisoner in chief." As head of the MK-ULTRA mind control project, he directed brutal experiments at secret prisons on three continents.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kinzer, Stephen.
Poisoner in chief.
New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019
(DLC) 2019007076
(OCoLC)1089258836
Named Person: Sidney Gottlieb
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Kinzer
ISBN: 9781250140449 1250140447
OCLC Number: 1119389991
Description: 1 online resource (354 pages) : illustrations
Contents: I needed more of a challenge --
Dirty business --
Willing and unwilling subjects --
The secret that was going to unlock the universe --
Abolishing consciousness --
Any effort to tamper with this project, MK-ULTRA, is not permitted --
Fell or jumped --
Operation midnight climax --
The divine mushroom --
Health alteration committee --
We must always remember to thank the CIA --
Let this die with us --
Some of our people were out of control in those days --
I feel victimized --
If Gottlieb is found guilty, it would be a real first --
You never can know what he was.
Responsibility: Stephen Kinzer.

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The bestselling author of The Brothers and All the Shah's Men tells the astonishing story of the man who oversaw the CIA's secret drug and mind-control experiments of the 1950s and '60s.  Read more...

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