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:
769,241
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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