Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Wizards of Langley by Jeffrey T. Richelson

In this, the first full-length study of the Directorate of Science and Technology, Jeffrey T. Richelson walks us down the corridors of CIA headquarters in Langley, Virginia, and through the four decades of science, scientists, and managers that produced the CIA we have today. He tells a story of amazing technological innovation in service of intelligence gathering, of bitter bureaucratic infighting, and sometimes, as in the case of its "mind-control" adventure, of stunning moral failure. Based on original interviews and extensive archival research, The Wizards of Langley turns a piercing lamp on many of the agency's activities, many never before made public.

Buy The Wizards of Langley by Jeffrey T. Richelson from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780813340593
ISBN-10: 0813340594
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 28mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Westview Press Inc
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 14-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The Wizards of Langley by Jeffrey T. Richelson

Book Reviews - The Wizards of Langley by Jeffrey T. Richelson

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Wizards of Langley book by Jeffrey T. Richelson and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Jeffrey T. Richelson

Jeffrey T. Richelson received his Ph.D. in political science from the University of Rochester in 1975, and has taught at the University of Texas, Austin, and the American University, Washington. A senior fellow at the National Security Archive in Washington, he lives in Alexandria, Virginia.

Books By Jeffrey T. Richelson

U.S. Intelligence Community by Jeffrey T. Richelson
Paperback, August 2015
Spying on the Bomb by Jeffrey T. Richelson
Paperback, October 2007
Century of Spies by Jeffrey T. Richelson
Paperback, August 1997