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CIA Humor


Title:                      CIA Humor Author:                  Thomas Sileo Sileo, Thomas (2004). CIA Humor: A Few True Stories From A 31-Year Career. Alexandria, VA: Washington House OCLC: JK468.I6 S55 2004 Table of Contents: . Introduction . The Director of Central Intelligence … Continue reading

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Loose Threads


Title:                      Loose Threads Author:                 Elizabeth Ticknor Ticknor, Elizabeth (2016). Loose Threads, a Mystery. Bookstand Publishing (self published) ISBN:     978-1634983815 Unknown catalog classification Date Posted:      May 5, 2017 Reviewed in The Intelligencer[1] Lil and David, retired CIA operatives living in … Continue reading

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The Flat Bureaucrat


Title:                      The Flat Bureaucrat Author:                 Susan Hasler Hasler, Susan (2015). The Flat Bureaucrat: A CIA Satire. Asheville, NC: Bear Page Press ISBN:     978-0996577908 PS3608 Date Posted:      April 26, 2017 For Shelby Wexler, being crushed by falling concrete is only … Continue reading

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Palace of Treason


Title:                      Palace of Treason Author:                 Jason Matthews Matthews, Jason (2015). Palace of Treason. New York: Scribner LCCN:    2015017172 PS3613.A8484 P35 2015 Summary “From the bestselling, Edgar Award-winning author of the “terrifically good” (The New York Times) Red Sparrow, a … Continue reading

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The Care of Devils


Title:                      The Care of Devils Author:                  Sylvia Press Press, Sylvia (1958). The Care of Devils. Boston: Beacon Press LCCN:    58006248 PZ4.P935 Car Date Posted:      March 10, 2017 Popular lore says the CIA bought up all copies of this book. … Continue reading

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The Spy Who Spoke Porpoise


Title:                      The Spy Who Spoke Porpoise Author:                 Philip Wylie Wylie, Philip (1969).The Spy Who Spoke Porpoise. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday LCCN:    74079970 PZ3.W9768 Sp Date Posted:      January 24, 2017 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] As inflated as waterwings, this improbably complicated business … Continue reading

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True Faith And Allegiance


Title:                      True Faith And Allegiance Author:                Mark Greaney Greaney, Mark (2016). Tom Clancy: True Faith And Allegiance. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons LCCN:    2016040954 PS3607.R4285 T76 2016 Summary “The #1 New York Times-bestselling series is back with the most shocking … Continue reading

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