Monthly Archives: June 2014


Title:                      Spetsnaz Author:                 Viktor Suvorov Suvorov, Viktor (1988). Spetsnaz: The Inside Story of the Soviet Special Forces. New York: W.W. Norton & Co. LOC:       87200280 UA776.S64 S88 1987 Date Posted:      June 30, 2014 The essay on intelligence and diplomacy … Continue reading

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Roosevelt’s Secret War

Title:                      Roosevelt’s Secret War Author:                  Joseph E. Persico Persico, Joseph E. (2001). Roosevelt’s Secret War: FDR and World War II Espionage. New York: Random House LOC:       2001019106 D810.S7 P45 2001 Date Posted:      June 29, 2014 Reviewed by Philip Bobbitt.[1] … Continue reading

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State of War

Title:                      State of War Author:                 James Risen Risen, James (2006). State of War: The Secret History of the CIA and the Bush Administration. New York: Free Press LOC:       2006355014 JK468.I6 R57 2006 Date Posted:      June 27, 2014 Book review … Continue reading

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Blinking Red

Title:                      Blinking Red Author:                 Michael Allen Allen, Michael (2013). Blinking Red: Crisis and Compromise in American Intelligence After 9 / 11. Washington, DC: Potomac Books, LOC:       2013013299 JK468.I6 A826 2013 Date Posted:      June 27, 2014 Reviewed by Arthur S … Continue reading

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History Will Prove Us Right

Title:                      History Will Prove Us Right Author:                 Howard P. Willens Willens, Howard P. (2013). History Will Prove Us Right: Inside the Warren Commission Report on the Assassination of John F Kennedy.New York: The Overlook Press LOC:       2013030927 E842.9 .W468 … Continue reading

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Public Secrets

Title:                      Public Secrets Author:                   K. G. Robertson Robertson, K. G. (1982). Public Secrets: A Study in the Development of Government Secrecy. London: Macmillan LOC:       84673223 JF1525.S4 R62x 1982b Date Posted:      June 22, 2014 A British view of the tension … Continue reading

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Spies for the Blue and Grey

Title:                      Spies for the Blue and Grey Author:                  Harnett T. Kane Kane, Harnett T. (1954). Spies for the Blue and Grey. Garden City, NJ: Hanover House LCCN:    03028533 E608 .P65 Date Posted:      October 31, 2016 Allen Pinkerton’s book, The … Continue reading

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