The Secret History of the CIA's Spytechs From Communism to Al-Qaeda

Book - 2008
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From ultra-miniature document cameras and audio bugs to disguises and dead drops, the covert devices used by spies have captured our imaginations for decades. Now America's Q' - the former director of the CIA's Office of Technical Service (OTS) - and an internationally renowned intelligence historian take readers behind the scenes to tell amazing life and death stories of these spy gadgets and the remarkable individuals behind them. From the Cold War to Iraq, from cats with embedded listening devices to quiet helicopters and altered documents.'
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Dutton, 2008.
ISBN: 9780525949800
Branch Call Number: 327.1273 WAL
Characteristics: xxiii, 548 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm


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