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U.S. intelligence evolution and anatomy by Lowenthal, Mark M.

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Published by Praeger, Published with the Center for Strategic and Internatioanl Studies in Westport, Conn, Washignton, D.C .
Written in English



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  • Intelligence service -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Other titlesUS intelligence.
StatementMark M. Lowenthal ; foreword by David Kahn.
SeriesThe Washington papers ;, 157
ContributionsCenter for Strategic and International Studies (Washington, D.C.)
LC ClassificationsUB251.U5 L68 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 178 p. ;
Number of Pages178
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1713719M
ISBN 100275944352, 0275944344
LC Control Number92015913

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