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The Resource Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner

Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner

Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA
Title
Legacy of ashes
Title remainder
the history of the CIA
Statement of responsibility
Tim Weiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weiner, Tim
Dewey number
327.1273009
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
W44 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Intelligence service
  • United States
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Intelligence must be global and totalitarian" -- "The logic of force" -- "Fight fire with fire" -- "The most secret thing" -- "A rich blind man" -- "They were suicide missions" -- "A vast field of illusion" -- "We have no plan" -- "CIA's greatest single triumph" -- "Bomb repeat bomb" -- "And then we'll have a storm" -- "We ran it in a different way" -- "Wishful blindness" -- "Ham-handed operations of all kinds" -- "A very strange war" -- "He was lying down and he was lying up" -- "Nobody knew what to do" -- "We had also fooled ourselves" -- "We'd be delighted to trade those missiles" -- "Hey, boss, we did a good job, didn't we?" -- "I thought it was a conspiracy" -- "An ominous drift" -- "More courage than wisdom" -- "The beginning of a long slide downwards" -- "We knew then that we could not win the war" -- "A political H-bomb" -- "Track down the foreign communists" -- "What the hell do those clowns do out there in Langley?" -- "USG wants a military solution" -- "We are going to catch a lot of hell" -- "To change the concept of a secret service" -- "A classic fascist ideal" -- "The CIA would be destroyed" -- "Saigon signing off" -- "Ineffective and scared" -- "He sought to overthrow their system" -- "We were just plain asleep" -- "A freelance buccaneer" -- "In a dangerous way" -- "He was running a great risk" -- "A con man's con man" -- "To think the unthinkable" -- "What are we going to do when the wall comes down?" -- "We had no facts" -- "Why in the world didn't we know?" -- "We're in trouble" -- "The threat could not be more real" -- "The dark side" -- "A grave mistake" --"The burial ceremony"
Control code
BLP-5746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 702 p.
Isbn
9780385514453
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2007004077
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
"Intelligence must be global and totalitarian" -- "The logic of force" -- "Fight fire with fire" -- "The most secret thing" -- "A rich blind man" -- "They were suicide missions" -- "A vast field of illusion" -- "We have no plan" -- "CIA's greatest single triumph" -- "Bomb repeat bomb" -- "And then we'll have a storm" -- "We ran it in a different way" -- "Wishful blindness" -- "Ham-handed operations of all kinds" -- "A very strange war" -- "He was lying down and he was lying up" -- "Nobody knew what to do" -- "We had also fooled ourselves" -- "We'd be delighted to trade those missiles" -- "Hey, boss, we did a good job, didn't we?" -- "I thought it was a conspiracy" -- "An ominous drift" -- "More courage than wisdom" -- "The beginning of a long slide downwards" -- "We knew then that we could not win the war" -- "A political H-bomb" -- "Track down the foreign communists" -- "What the hell do those clowns do out there in Langley?" -- "USG wants a military solution" -- "We are going to catch a lot of hell" -- "To change the concept of a secret service" -- "A classic fascist ideal" -- "The CIA would be destroyed" -- "Saigon signing off" -- "Ineffective and scared" -- "He sought to overthrow their system" -- "We were just plain asleep" -- "A freelance buccaneer" -- "In a dangerous way" -- "He was running a great risk" -- "A con man's con man" -- "To think the unthinkable" -- "What are we going to do when the wall comes down?" -- "We had no facts" -- "Why in the world didn't we know?" -- "We're in trouble" -- "The threat could not be more real" -- "The dark side" -- "A grave mistake" --"The burial ceremony"
Control code
BLP-5746
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 702 p.
Isbn
9780385514453
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2007004077
Other physical details
ill.

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