Monthly Archives: December 2016

Spies-The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America

Title:                      Spies Author:                John Earl Haynes Haynes, John Earl (2009), Harvey Klehr, and Alexander Vassiliev. Spies: The Rise and Fall of The KGB in America. New Haven: Yale University Press LCCN:    2008045628 UB271.R9 H389 2009 Contents Alger Hiss : … Continue reading

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Near And Distant Neighbors

Title:                      Near And Distant Neighbors Author:                  Jonathan Haslam Haslam, Jonathan (2015). Near And Distant Neighbors: A New History of Soviet Intelligence. New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux LCCN:    2014046634 JN6529.I6 H37 2015 Scope and content “A revelatory and … Continue reading

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Weapons of Math Destruction

Title:                      Weapons of Math Destruction Author:                Cathy O’Neil. O’Neil, Cathy (2016). Weapons of Math Destruction: How Big Data Increases Inequality And Threatens Democracy. New York: Crown LCCN:    2016003900 QA76.9.B45 O64 2016 Subjects Big data–Social aspects–United States. Big data–Political aspects–United … Continue reading

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Pot Shards

Title:                      Pot Shards Author:                 Donald P. Gregg Gregg, Donald P.(2014). Pot Shards: Fragments of A Life Lived in CIA, the White House, and the two Koreas. Washington, DC: New Academia Pub./Vellum LCCN:    2014941748 JK468 .I6 G734 2014 Subjects Gregg, … Continue reading

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Above Suspicion

Title:                      Above Suspicion Author:                 Helen MacInnes MacInnes, Helen (1941, 2007). Above Suspicion.  Pleasantville, NY: IM Press LCCN:    2007279223 PS3525.A24573 A64 2007 Date Posted:      December 28, 2016 Review by Tom Nolan[1] MacInnes’ 1941 debut, Above Suspicion is set in the … Continue reading

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My Country Versus Me

Title:                      My Country Versus Me Author:                Wen Ho Lee Lee, Wen Ho (2001) with Helen Zia. My Country Versus Me: The First-Hand Account by The Los Alamos Scientist Who Was Falsely Accused of Being A Spy. New York: Hyperion … Continue reading

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A Convenient Spy

Title:                     A Convenient Spy Author:                Dan Stober Stober, Dan (2001) and Ian Hoffman. A Convenient Spy: Wen Ho Lee And The Politics of Nuclear Espionage. New York: Simon & Schuster LCCN:    2001054945 UB271.C62 L47 2001 Date Updated:  December 31, 2016 … Continue reading

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