Legacy of Ashes
The History of the CIA
ISBN10: 0307389006 ISBN13: 9780307389008 Publisher: Bantam Dell Pub Group Published: May 6 2008 Pages: 812 Weight: 1.90lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.75" Language: English
A New York Times reporter offers a powerful indictment of the CIA and its intelligence-gathering capabilities as he traces the history of the organization from the end of World War II to Iraq, in a study that condemns the CIA for its record, its inability to understand world affairs, the violence it has unleashed, and its undermining of American politics. Reprint. 150,000 first printing.