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Silent warfare : understanding the world of intelligence

Author: Abram N Shulsky; Gary James Schmitt
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, Inc., ©2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd ed., revView all editions and formats
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A primer on intelligence, with an analysis that exposes the flaws in the conventional wisdom of today's intelligence community.
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Shulsky, Abram N.
Silent warfare.
Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, Inc. c2002
(DLC) 2002001312
(OCoLC)48892672
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Abram N Shulsky; Gary James Schmitt
ISBN: 9781597973144 1597973149
OCLC Number: 755569762
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 247 pages)
Contents: What is intelligence? --
Spies, machines, and libraries : collecting the data --
What does it all mean? : intelligence analysis and production --
Working behind the scenes : covert action --
Spy versus spy : counterintelligence --
Guarding the guardians : the management of intelligence --
Two views of intelligence --
Toward a theory of intelligence.
Responsibility: Abram N. Shulsky, Gary J. Schmitt.

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A thoroughly updated revision of the first comprehensive overview of intelligence designed for both the student and the general reader, Silent Warfare is an insider's guide to a shadowy, often  Read more...

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