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Image for <b>Reagan and Gorbachev: How the Cold War Ended  </b><br>[US Soviet Summit]

Reagan and Gorbachev: How the Cold War Ended
[US Soviet Summit]

By: Matlock, Jack

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Random House,: 2004.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008622


“A superb analysis of the achievements and problems of the Soviet system and a fascinating account of the people and events that brought its collapse . . .–HERBERT J. ELLISON, professor of Russian history, No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. First Edition, First Printing. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 363 pages with index. Chapter notes, bibliography. View more info

Image for <b> Hazardous Duty: An American Soldier in the Twentieth Century </b><br>[Espionage] [Cold War]

Hazardous Duty: An American Soldier in the Twentieth Century
[Espionage] [Cold War]

By: Singlaub, John K.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, Summit Books,: 1991.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008628


From the front lines of World War II to behind the scenes in the Iran-Contra affair, Major General John K. Singlaub recounts 40 years in the military. Mixing personal anecdotes with well-researched history and previously classified documents, he provides a unique look at the military, including the early days of the CIA. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. ... View more info

Image for <b>Cloak and Gown: Scholars in the Secret War, 1939-1961.   </b><br>[Cold War, CIA]

Cloak and Gown: Scholars in the Secret War, 1939-1961.
[Cold War, CIA]

By: Winks, Robin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New Haven and London:, Yale University Press,: 1996.

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 008685


The CIA and its World War II predecessor, the Office of Strategic Services (OSS), were for many years largely populated by members of Ivy League colleges, particularly Yale. In this highly acclaimed book, Robin Winks explores the underlying bonds between the university and the intelligence communities, introducing a fascinating cast of characters that include safe-crackers and experts in Azerbaijani as well as such social luminaries as Paul Mellon, David Bruce, Joh... View more info

Image for <b>The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB  </b><br>[Espionage] [Russia; KGB]

The New Nobility: The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB
[Espionage] [Russia; KGB]

By: Borogan, Irina; Soldatov, Andrei

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York:, PublicAffairs,: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008602


“A non-fiction book that reads like a spy thriller… The New Nobility is an important book, well written and meticulously researched by two journalists with the right sources, both inside and outside the FSB.” --Basil and Spice. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. 8vo; 301 pages with index. View more info

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George F. Kennan: An American Life
[Politics & Government]

By: Gaddis, John Lewis

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New York:, Penguin Press,: 2011

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing.

Seller ID: 008635


In the late 1940s, George Kennan wrote two documents, the "Long Telegram" and the "X Article," which set forward the strategy of containment that would define U.S. policy toward the Soviet Union for the next four decades. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in 2012.This achievement alone would qualify him as the most influential American diplomat of the Cold War era. But he was also an architect of the Marshall Plan, a prizewinning historian, and would become one of t... View more info

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Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America
[Intelligence & Espionage]

By: Harvey Klehr; John Earl Haynes; Alexander Vassiliev

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Mass., Yale University Press: 2009

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009680


"This work should serve as the final salvo in the long battle between those who are still in denial regarding KGB espionage in America in the 1930s and 40s and those who assert that this story must be told."-David Murphy, author of What Stalin Knew. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal retail handling; Still Gift Quality. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve. Second Printing. View more info

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Pollard: The Spy's Story
[Israel]

By: Henderson, Bernard R.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Alpha Book Distributors, Incorporated,: 1988.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008538


A true everyday spy story. Pollard, a ardent Zionist, and a military intelligence analysis, approached the Israelis and offered to supply them with secret documents about the Syrian missile sites and the location of PLO headquarters to the Israeli government. He was caught., and sentenced to life. This is his story. No Flaws or Blemishes but minimal shelf handling; Still Gift Quality. View more info

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Diplomacy and Diamonds: My Wars from the Ballroom to the Battlefield

By: King Herring, Joanne

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York, Boston, Nashville, Center Street: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 009585


Joanne Herring, the Houston socialite portrayed by Julia Roberts in the film Charlie Wilson's War, is far more colorful, funny, and likable than any screenwriter could have guessed. The former Texas television anchor is known for her improbable fight with the mujahideen against the former Soviet Union. But her full story-with all its God, guns, and Gucci glory-has never been told before. 'Joanne Herring is a very difficult woman to say no to.'-- Charlie Wilson, ... View more info

Image for ...<b>The Great Deception: The Inside Story of How the Kremlin Took Over Cuba   </b><br>

...The Great Deception: The Inside Story of How the Kremlin Took Over Cuba

By: Monahan, James, and Gilmore, Kenneth O.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: New York:, Farrar, Straus and Giroux,: 1963.<br>

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.<br>

Seller ID: 007990


Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Dust Jacket with price is in a new clear protective Mylar sleeve has moderate handling wear. View more info

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Fair Play: The Moral Dilemmas of Spying
[Espionage] [CIA]

By: Olson, James M.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Dulles, VA:, Potomac Books Inc.,: 2006

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008618


"You've heard of business ethics, medical ethics, even journalistic ethics? Spying ethics predictably took a little longer to come in from the cold. Yet Fair Play could well become the anchoring text of a new field. As sharp as a stiletto-fitted umbrella, as tough as can be, Olson proves remarkably humane about how to balance dirty tricks with high ideals. He brings startling clarity to issues of official lying and worse." --Carlin Romano, Philadelphia Inquirer, S... View more info

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Klop: Britain's Most Ingenious Spy [Espionage]

By: Peter Day

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, MJF Books: 2015.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 007984


Klop Ustinov was Britain's most ingenious secret agent, but he was not licensed to kill. Instead he was authorized to tell tall tales. From the Russian Revolution to the Cold War he bluffed and tricked his way into the confidence ofrom Soviet commissars to the Gestapo. He was also the father of actor Peter Ustinov!No Flaws or Blemishes; Gift Quality. View more info

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Parting With Illusions
[Soviet Union; Cold War]

By: Pozner, Vladimir

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York:, Atlantic Monthly Press,: 1990.

Edition: First Edition, First Printing.

Seller ID: 008624


Pozner, a Soviet TV commentator perhaps best known for cohosting (with Phil Donahue) a televised U.S./Soviet "public meeting," is what the American Right fears most--a charming, erudite member of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union who speaks with a strong American accent. In this book, Pozner explains how he came to be who he is, taking the reader from his birth in German-occupied Paris to his formative years in New York City in the 1950s at the beginning of ... View more info