The CIA s Greatest Covert Operation

Recounts Project AZORIAN, the clandestine Cold War efforts of the CIA, under the guise of an undersea mining operation, to recover the sunken Soviet ballistic-missile submarine K-129 from the depths of the Pacific Ocean.

The CIA s Greatest Covert Operation

Recounts Project AZORIAN, the clandestine Cold War efforts of the CIA, under the guise of an undersea mining operation, to recover the sunken Soviet ballistic-missile submarine K-129 from the depths of the Pacific Ocean.

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The CIA's Greatest Covert Operation
Language: en
Pages: 328
Authors: David H. Sharp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04 - Publisher:

Recounts Project AZORIAN, the clandestine Cold War efforts of the CIA, under the guise of an undersea mining operation, to recover the sunken Soviet ballistic-missile submarine K-129 from the depths of the Pacific Ocean.
CIA's Greatest Covert Operation
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: David H. Sharp
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016 - Publisher:

March 1968: three miles below the stormy surface of the North Pacific, a Soviet submarine lay silent as a tomb-its crew dead, its payload of nuclear missiles, once directed toward strategic targets in Hawaii, inoperable. No longer a real threat, the sub still presented an alluring target and it was
The CIA's Greatest Hits
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Mark Zepezauer
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-04-01 - Publisher: Catapult

A revised and updated edition of the explosive book that blows the lid off the Central Intelligence Agency. The CIA’s Greatest Hits details how the CIA: • hired top Nazi war criminals, shielded them from justice and learned—and used—their techniques • has been involved in assassinations, bombings, massacres, wars, death
Covert Network: Progressives, the International Rescue Committee and the CIA
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Eric Thomas Chester
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-16 - Publisher: Routledge

This book tells the story of the International Rescue Committee (IRC), the largest nonsectarian refugee relief agency in the world. Founded in the 1930s by socialist militants, the IRC attracted the support of renowned progressives such as Eleanor Roosevelt, Norman Thomas, and Reinhold Niebuhr. But by the 1950s it had
The Taking of K-129
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Josh Dean
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-15 - Publisher: Amberley Publishing Limited

The incredible true story of a lost Russian submarine and the most outlandish and expensive covert operation even undertaken by the CIA, at the height of the cold war.