The puzzle palace: a report on America's most secret agency

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Houghton Mifflin, 1982 - History - 465 pages
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Describes and assesses the activities of the National Security Agency, the nation's most secret government agency--established in secrecy, many times larger than the CIA, and in control of a huge budget and a vast technology

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User Review  - KirkLowery - LibraryThing

The first book of three on the NSA, written over the years. I'm reading all three in honor of the current PRISM brouhaha. Main takeaway: the NSA is the largest, most expensive agency in government. It ... Read full review

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User Review  - kevinashley - LibraryThing

This book, dating from 1982, is a description of the current and past activities of the US National Security Agency (NSA), the largest and most expensive of the intelligence organisations in the US ... Read full review

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PRELUDE
5
ANATOMY
56
PENETRATION
118
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