Poisoner in chief : Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA search for mind control (Book, 2020) [WorldCat.org]
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Poisoner in chief : Sidney Gottlieb and the CIA search for mind control

Author: Stephen Kinzer
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, an imprint of St. Martin's Publishing Group, 2020. ©2020.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First St. Martin's Griffin EditionView all editions and formats
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"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. He made pills, powders, and potions that could kill or maim without a trace—including some intended for Fidel Castro and other foreign leaders. He paid prostitutes to lure  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Sidney Gottlieb
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Kinzer
ISBN: 1250762626 9781250762627
OCLC Number: 1130372155
Description: 365 pages, 8 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
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 All the Shah's Men and The Brothers 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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