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The Resource Legacy of ashes : the history of the Central Intelligence Agency, by Tim Weiner

Legacy of ashes : the history of the Central Intelligence Agency, by Tim Weiner

Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the Central Intelligence Agency
Title
Legacy of ashes
Title remainder
the history of the Central Intelligence Agency
Statement of responsibility
by Tim Weiner
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
327.1273009
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
W44 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the Central Intelligence Agency, by Tim Weiner
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004077.html
Instantiates
Publication
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 well 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, didnt 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 free-lance buccaneer -- In a dangerous way -- He was running a great risk -- A con mans 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 -- A grave mistake -- It's broken -- The burial ceremony
Control code
u1140046
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385514453
Lccn
2007004077
System control number
(OCoLC)82367780
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the Central Intelligence Agency, by Tim Weiner
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0710/2007004077.html
Publication
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 well 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, didnt 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 free-lance buccaneer -- In a dangerous way -- He was running a great risk -- A con mans 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 -- A grave mistake -- It's broken -- The burial ceremony
Control code
u1140046
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780385514453
Lccn
2007004077
System control number
(OCoLC)82367780

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