[BOOK REVIEW] State Department Counterintelligence: Leaks, Spies, and Lies

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Title: State Department Counterintelligence: Leaks, Spies, and Lies Author: Robert David Booth Genre: Political Science, Intelligence, Espionage Publisher: Brown Books Publishing Group Release Date: December 4, 2014 Format: Kindle Pages: 422 State Department Counterintelligence reveals an insider’s account of leaks, spies, and lies and the bureaucratic machinations that accompany them and adversely affect national security. […]

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[BOOK REVIEW] The Spy Net: The Greatest Intelligence Operations of the First World War

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Title: The Spy Net Author: Henry Landau Genre: Political Science Publisher: Biteback Publishing Release Date: August 4, 2015 Pages: 368 The ‘White Lady’ spy net stretched across Europe, encompassing more than 1,000 agents and producing 70 per cent of Allied intelligence on the German forces in the First World War. Through sheer ingenuity, it maintained […]

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[BOOK REVIEW] Empire of Fear: Inside the Islamic State

Title: Empire of Fear Author: Andrew Hosken Genre: Religion Publisher: Oneworld Publications Release Date: December 3, 2015 Pages: 352 Tourists killed in Tunisia; Jihadi John targeted by drone strikes; carnage in Paris; and hundreds of thousands of Syrians risking everything to reach Europe in an attempt to escape the violence. Islamic State’s reign of terror […]

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[BOOK REVIEW] Pablo Escobar: Beyond Narcos

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Title: Pablo Escobar Author: Shaun Attwood Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform Release Date: August 25, 2016 Pages: 290 The mind-blowing true story of Pablo Escobar and the Medellin Cartel beyond their portrayal on Netflix. Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar was a devoted family man and a psychopathic killer; a terrible enemy, yet a wonderful friend. […]

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[BOOK REVIEW] Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the World’s Greatest Outlaw

Title: Killing Pablo Author: Mark Bowden Genre: Biography & Autobiography Publisher: Grove/Atlantic, Inc. Release Date: April 14, 2015 Pages: 304 A riveting nonfiction thriller reveals the inside story of how U.S. special forces and intelligence agencies led the largest manhunt in history to capture and contain Colombian cocaine cartel kingpin Pablo Escobar, one of the […]

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