The Puzzle Palace
Inside America's Most Secret Intelligence Organization
ISBN10: 0140067485 ISBN13: 9780140067484 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Sep 1 1983 Weight: 0.95lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.00" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
In this remarkable tour de force of investigative reporting, James Bamford exposes the inner workings of America's largest, most secretive, and arguably most intrusive intelligence agency. The NSA has long eluded public scrutiny, but The Puzzle Palace penetrates its vast network of power and unmasks the people who control it, often with shocking disregard for the law. With detailed information on the NSA's secret role in the Korean Airlines disaster, Iran-Contra, the first Gulf War, and other major world events of the 80s and 90s, this is a brilliant account of the use and abuse of technological espionage.