CIA (Watts Library)

CIA (Watts Library)

by Brendan January

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Overview

Born out of the fire and destruction of World War II, the Central Intelligence Agency has grown to become the world's largest center of human and technological espionage. This book follows the CIA through its successes and failures, from the Cold War of the twentieth century to today's war on terrorism.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531166000
Publisher: Scholastic Library Publishing
Publication date: 03/01/2003
Series: Watts Library: U.S. Government and Military
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 7.80(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.22(d)
Age Range: 10 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1Born in Fire7
Chapter 2Looking Over the Iron Curtain17
Chapter 3Officers, Agents, and Spies27
Chapter 4Covert Action35
Chapter 5Into the Twenty-first Century47
Timeline55
Glossary56
To Find Out More58
A Note on Sources60
Index61

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