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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
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is the book the CIA does not want you to read. For sixty years, the CIA has maintained a formidable reputation while never disclosing its blunders to the American public. Now a Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter uses the CIA's own archives to reveal the CIA as a deeply flawed organization
Writing style
Award
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for History, 2007.
  • National Book Award for Nonfiction, 2007.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
  • YALSA Outstanding Book for the College Bound, 2009.
Biography type
contains biographical information
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211280
Cataloging source
NOV
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Weiner, Tim
Dewey number
327.1273
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Intelligence service
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the history of the CIA
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 517-671) and index
Control code
000042072772
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 702 p. [8 leaves of plates]
Isbn
9781846140648
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Legacy of ashes : the history of the CIA, Tim Weiner
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 517-671) and index
Control code
000042072772
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xviii, 702 p. [8 leaves of plates]
Isbn
9781846140648
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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