Books tagged: covert operations

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Operation Ajax: A Case Study on Analyst-Policy Maker Tensions and the Challenges of Estimative Intelligence – CIA Covert Operation Coup Overthrowing Iran’s Elected Prime Minister Mossadeq
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 38,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
This monograph analyzes Operation Ajax as a historical case study of the inherent challenges of estimative intelligence and analyst-policymaker tensions. In 1953, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) led a coup that overthrew Iran's elected prime minister, Dr. Mohammed Mossadeq.
Reexamining Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) Involvement in the Bay of Pigs – President Kennedy’s Unrealistic Expectations for the CIA Invasion of Castro’s Cuba, Reviews of the Trinidad and Zapata Plans
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The accepted historical view of Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) involvement in the Bay of Pigs is that the JCS failed to meet President Kennedy's expectations during the Bay of Pigs because they did not meet their responsibilities. Kennedy's supporters advanced this criticism immediately following the Bay of Pigs.
Intelligence Briefing - GMJ Books
Series: GMJ Spy Thrillers. Price: Free! Words: 26,720. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
This is a 50 page plus intelligence briefing on what the GMJ Series of spy thrillers are about. The briefing may be an eye opener to many, containing unknown intelligence you should know about. Although you may not agree with all you read, you should take note.
The Misuse of the Studies and Observation Group (SOG) as a National Asset in Vietnam - Management of the Unconventional War Effort in North Vietnam, Covert and Clandestine Operations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
The primary question this study aims to answer is - did the Studies and Observation Group (SOG) covert and clandestine operations contribute significantly to the Vietnam War effort?
The Central Connection (Justin Hall # 9)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,630. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After a clandestine Canadian Intelligence Service operations team is ambushed in Syria, James McClain, offers Justin Hall, the CIS's best field operative, a next-to-impossible mission in exchange for his return to the agency. And Carrie O’Connor, Justin’s trusted partner, volunteers for this mission, willing to do everything to bring home the former love of her life.
Spiritus Sanctus
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Emily Cassidy Tuttle, on word from Doctor Sound, arrived in the shadow of the Vatican to receive a mysterious parcel from a local contact. What should be a simple pass between agent and mule spirals deeper and deeper into a wild madness that Emily is not prepared to face. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
State of Nature
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Cold War is over and Charlemagne enters a new state of nature as the team delays killing an old enemy who holds the key to information vital to their survival. Together with their enemy, they set off for San Antonio, where their only chance of continued existence lies at the trigger of a trap.
The Rich Girl,The Poor Girl, The Coastwatcher And Me: Anecdotes And Reminiscences From The Collected Papers Of Justin Bornmann
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Inspirational
On a tropical island, the truth about a shadowy war hero called The Coastwatcher connects Ruth Feingold, a career girl on vacation and Miriam Lazar, a poor girl on the run, with jaded historian Justin Bornmann in a love triangle like no other. The women set the disillusioned man on the path to redemption and prove that although love is a battle zone, it need not be a war
Хьюстон, 2030: Нулевой год
Price: Free! Words: 93,200. Language: Russian. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
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Ка-бум! Ударил гигантский метеорит. Инопланетный вирус превращает землян в зомби. Извержение супер-вулкана засыпало Китай пеплом. Америка лежит в радиоактивных руинах, а по пустыне носятся банды мародёров на мотоциклах. Стоп! Откуда на пост-ядерных руинах – бензин?
Houston, 2030: The Year Zero
Price: Free! Words: 99,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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It has been twenty-four years since the Peak Oil, and fourteen – since the world-wide economic collapse (and the Peak Everything.) No, there are no nuclear fall-outs and no zombies on the streets! The Civilization lives on. But: it is a very strange new world. In some ways – similar, and in some ways – totally different from our own. What does the future hold for us?