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For the President's Eyes Only: Secret Intelligence and the American Presidency from Washington to Bush / Edition 2500
     

For the President's Eyes Only: Secret Intelligence and the American Presidency from Washington to Bush / Edition 2500

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by Christopher Andrew
 

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ISBN-10: 0060921781

ISBN-13: 9780060921781

Pub. Date: 03/28/1996

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

From the co-author of KGB: The Inside Story and an acknowledged authority on the subject comes "the most important book ever written about American intelligence."--David Kahn, author of The Codebreakers and Hitler's Spies

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From the co-author of KGB: The Inside Story and an acknowledged authority on the subject comes "the most important book ever written about American intelligence."--David Kahn, author of The Codebreakers and Hitler's Spies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780060921781
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
03/28/1996
Series:
Harper Perennial
Pages:
688
Sales rank:
471,677
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.54(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations and Acronyms Used in the Text ix
Introduction: The President and Intelligence 1(5)
From George Washington to the Twentieth Century
6(24)
The First World War and After: From Woodrow Wilson to Herbert Hoover
30(45)
Franklin D. Roosevelt: The Path to Pearl Harbor
75(48)
Roosevelt at War (1941--1945)
123(26)
Harry S. Truman (1945--1953)
149(50)
Dwight D. Eisenhower (1953--1961)
199(58)
John F. Kennedy (1961--1963)
257(50)
Lyndon B. Johnson (1963--1969)
307(43)
Richard M. Nixon (1969--1974)
350(47)
Gerald R. Ford (1974--1977)
397(28)
Jimmy Carter (1977--1981)
425(32)
Ronald Reagan (1981--1989)
457(46)
George Bush (1989--1993)
503(34)
Conclusion: Intelligence After the Cold War 537(6)
Acknowledgments 543(2)
Notes 545(82)
Bibliography 627

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