A Spy For All Seasons: My Life in the CIA (Google eBook)

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Simon and Schuster, Nov 24, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 432 pages
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A former Deputy Director of the CIA provides a behind-the-scenes look at the American intelligence community, the Reagan administration's secret war against the Sandinistas, the covert operations he conceived, and the battle against world terrorism.
  

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So far, so good. Clarridge can be a bit self-promoting in the way he tells stories and conveys his role in them. Nonetheless, it's an interesting look at the spy craft of the Cold War. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
9
A Life in the Shadows of History
13
The Making of a
21
Formative Years
23
Higher Education 194955
33
Apprentice Spy 195557
41
Opportunity Creates the Man 195860
53
No Tomorrow 196064
73
Going to War
207
The TwoFront WarWashington and Nicaragua
227
The Grenada Episode
247
Hardball in Nicaragua
261
Phasing Down
279
Chief of European Division 198486
299
The Iranian Episode
309
The Revolution Within
319

Policing the Global Village
99
Washington 196468
101
Turkey 196873
109
The Long Pursuit
123
Washington 197379
149
Rome 197981
169
Battle Stations
191
Taking On the Sandinistas
193
On the Offensive
331
Bring Em Back Aliveor Not
347
Irancontra Investigation
363
The Long Goodbye
379
Crossing the Appalachians
387
Whither the Clandestine Services
401
Index
413
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Digby Diehl is the bestselling co-author of The Million Dollar Mermaid and Angel on My Shoulder. A noted book critic, he is currently working with Coretta Scott King on her memoirs. He lives with his wife, Kay, in Los Angeles.

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