This specific ISBN edition is currently not available.View all copies of this ISBN edition:
From references to secret agents in The Art of War in 400 B.C.E. to the Bush administration's ongoing War on Terrorism, espionage has always been an essential part of state security.policies. This illustrated encyclopedia traces the fascinating stories of spies, intelligence, and counterintelligence throughout history, both internationally and in the United States. Written specifically for students and general readers by scholars, former intelligence officers, and other experts, Encyclopedia of Intelligence and Counterintelligence provides a unique background perspective for viewing history and current events. In easy-to-understand, non-technical language, it explains how espionage works as a function of national policy; traces the roots of national security; profiles key intelligence leaders, agents, and double-agents; discusses intelligence concepts and techniques; and profiles the security organizations and intelligence history and policies of nations around the world. As a special feature, the set also includes forewords by former CIA Director Robert M. Gates and former KGB Major General Oleg Kalugin that help clarify the evolution of intelligence and counterintelligence and their crucial roles in world affairs today. Two-volume set; A-Z format; illustrated; timeline; bibliography; index.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Sharpe's source, the latest and one of the most detailed, has more than 500 entries written by a diverse group of contributors from all perspectives and political viewpoints. ... Chronologically and geographically comprehensive, its entries cover all geographic areas, ancient times to the present. ... Highly recommended. --Choice
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # NewCamp0765680688
Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # think0765680688
Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # Hafa_fresh_0765680688
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. 2005 M. E. Sharpe Pub. - 2 Volume set - My shelf location - k-m-d. Seller Inventory # 210903007
Book Description Condition: New. New. In shrink wrap. Seller Inventory # Q-0765680688
Book Description Condition: New. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in NEW condition. Seller Inventory # 0765680688-2-1
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0765680688
Book Description Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. 2 pages. 14.00x9.00x2.75 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __0765680688
Book Description Gebunden. Condition: New. Dieser Artikel ist ein Print on Demand Artikel und wird nach Ihrer Bestellung fuer Sie gedruckt. This illustrated encyclopedia traces the stories of spies, intelligence, and counterintelligence throughout history, both internationally and in the US. Written specifically for students and general readers by scholars, former intelligence officers, and oth. Seller Inventory # 594980308