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The Resource Good hunting : an American spymaster's story, Jack Devine with Vernon Loeb

Good hunting : an American spymaster's story, Jack Devine with Vernon Loeb

Label
Good hunting : an American spymaster's story
Title
Good hunting
Title remainder
an American spymaster's story
Statement of responsibility
Jack Devine with Vernon Loeb
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A CIA veteran with extensive experience in covert operations presents a guide to the art of spycraft while illuminating the CIA's essential role, sharing a cautionary message about its recent transition toward paramilitary activities
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Devine, Jack
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Loeb, Vernon
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Devine, Jack
  • United States
  • United States
  • Spies
  • Intelligence officers
  • Espionage, American
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Good hunting : an American spymaster's story, Jack Devine with Vernon Loeb
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-306) and index
Contents
1. Inside the Invisible Government -- 2. Mules, Pick-up Trucks, and Stinger Missiles -- 3. "Your friend called from the airport" -- 4. "We need to polygraph him" -- 5. "Jack, this changes it all, doesn't it?" -- 6. Do I Lie to the Pope, or Break Cover? -- 7. Selling the Linear Strategy, One Lunch at a Time -- 8. Jousting with the Soviets : When I Knew It Was Over -- 9. A New Boss, a Bad Penny, and a Principled Heroin Dissent -- 10. The Rooster and the Train -- 11. Raising the Bar -- 12. Undisclosed -- 13. Splitting a Steak -- 14. Good Hunting -- Postscript -- People Consulted
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9780374130329
Lccn
2014001349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812252803
  • (OCoLC)ocn812252803
  • 646557
Label
Good hunting : an American spymaster's story, Jack Devine with Vernon Loeb
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-306) and index
Contents
1. Inside the Invisible Government -- 2. Mules, Pick-up Trucks, and Stinger Missiles -- 3. "Your friend called from the airport" -- 4. "We need to polygraph him" -- 5. "Jack, this changes it all, doesn't it?" -- 6. Do I Lie to the Pope, or Break Cover? -- 7. Selling the Linear Strategy, One Lunch at a Time -- 8. Jousting with the Soviets : When I Knew It Was Over -- 9. A New Boss, a Bad Penny, and a Principled Heroin Dissent -- 10. The Rooster and the Train -- 11. Raising the Bar -- 12. Undisclosed -- 13. Splitting a Steak -- 14. Good Hunting -- Postscript -- People Consulted
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9780374130329
Lccn
2014001349
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)812252803
  • (OCoLC)ocn812252803
  • 646557

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