Mark Riebling
Wedge: From Pearl Harbor to 9/11: How the Secret War between the FBI & CIA Has Endangered National Security
January2 07, 2019 Comments.. 656
Wedge From Pearl Harbor to How the Secret War between the FBI CIA Has Endangered National Security Reveals how the feud between FBI director J Edgar Hoover Wm J Donovan the CIA s godfather drove a wedge between foreign domestic spycatching creating a deeply flawed intelligence system Examines ho

  • Title: Wedge: From Pearl Harbor to 9/11: How the Secret War between the FBI & CIA Has Endangered National Security
  • Author: Mark Riebling
  • ISBN: 9780743245999
  • Page: 309
  • Format: Paperback
  • Reveals how the feud between FBI director J Edgar Hoover Wm J Donovan, the CIA s godfather, drove a wedge between foreign domestic spycatching, creating a deeply flawed intelligence system Examines how the problems arising from this split shaped the McCarthy loyalty probes, the U 2 affair plots to kill Castro sparked political scandals, from WatergateReveals how the feud between FBI director J Edgar Hoover Wm J Donovan, the CIA s godfather, drove a wedge between foreign domestic spycatching, creating a deeply flawed intelligence system Examines how the problems arising from this split shaped the McCarthy loyalty probes, the U 2 affair plots to kill Castro sparked political scandals, from Watergate to Iran contra Iraq Gate hobbled the 60s hunt for spies in the CIA may have contributed to Jack Ruby s murder of Lee Harvey Oswald allowed Russian mole Aldrich Ames to serve almost a decade in the CIA before being caught A grand panorama of dramatic episodes, peopled by picaresque secret agents from Ian Fleming to Oliver North, Wedge is both a journey a warning From Pearl Harbor, McCarthyism the plots to kill Castro thru the JFK assassination, Watergate Iran Contra down to the Aldrich Ames affair, Robert Hanssen s treachery the hunt for Al Qaeda Wedge shows the price America has paid for its failure to resolve the conflict between law enforcement intelligence Gripping authoritative updated with an important new epilogue, carrying the action thru to 9 11 01 Wedge is the only book about the schism that has informed nearly every major blunder in American espionage.

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    1 Blog on “Wedge: From Pearl Harbor to 9/11: How the Secret War between the FBI & CIA Has Endangered National Security

    1. Erik Graff says:

      This is a history of the often conflictual relations between the FBI and CIA since the beginning of WWII. The roots of the conflict are, in part, systemic. The FBI is a police agency and its aim is to produce convictions in open court. The CIA is an intelligence agency and its aim is to uncover the secrets of others while retaining its own. Beyond this, however, conflicts have also arisen because of the tendencies of both agencies to overstep their mandates and the law itself, tendencies exacerb [...]

    2. Catherine says:

      This was a great book for anyone who is interested in history, national security and foreign affairs. What is amazing is that, if you believe what your read in the book, most of the major catastrophes of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries could have been averted if the FBI and CIA had communicated with one another. However, what is also painfully apparent from the book is that CIA and FBI missions are almost diametrically opposed. FBI favors working within the law to expose illegal activit [...]

    3. Jack Coleman says:

      Spies you are lights in state,but base stuffe,Who,when when you have burt your selves down to the snuffe,Stinke and are thrown away.Ben Johnson epigram LIXLibrary sale purchase

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