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- Scarecrow Press 2009; US$ 36.99
In the realm of human behavior, sex can be the catalyst for risky or reckless conduct. The A to Z of Sexspionage explores this behavior through a chronology, an introduction, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on the secret agencies, operations, and events. From Delilah's seduction of Samson in 1161 BC to State Department... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2007; US$ 17.00
The most devastating political detective story of the century: the inside account of the two Washington Post reporters who broke the Watergate scandal, now with a 40th anniversary Afterword on the legacies of Watergate and Richard Nixon. This is the book that changed America. Published just months before President Nixon?s resignation, All the President?s... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2005; US$ 15.99
American Gunfight is the fast-paced, definitive, and breathtakingly suspenseful account of an extraordinary historical event -- the attempted assassination of President Harry Truman in 1950 by two Puerto Rican Nationalists and the bloody shoot-out in the streets of Washington, D.C., that saved the president's life. Written by Pulitzer Prize-winner... more...
- Indiana University Press 2003; US$ 12.75
On March 18, 1975, Herbert Chitepo, an African nationalist in exile and chairman of the war council that struggled to liberate Zimbabwe from white-ruled Rhodesia, was killed by a car bomb. Since then, there have been four confessions and at least as many accusations about who was responsible. In The... more...
- Pocket Books 2005; US$ 14.00
IT WAS A CONSPIRACY TO HIDE A SECRET EXPERIMENT "RAAF captures flying saucer on ranch in Roswell region." Ever since this provocative headline appeared on July 8, 1947, conspiracy theorists have sincerely believed that the U.S. government has maintained an extensive operation of cover-up-and-denial regarding its knowledge of alien life. But... more...
- Trine Day 2013; US$ 14.99
A father?s last confession to his son about the CIA, Watergate, and the plot to assassinate President John F. Kennedy, this is the remarkable true story of St. John Hunt and his father E. Howard Hunt, the infamous Watergate burglar and CIA spymaster. In Howard Hunt's near-death confession to his son St. John, he revealed that key figures in the CIA... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 16.95
?Rich and valuable.? -David J. Garrow, The Washington Post ?Impeccably researched, elegantly presented, engaging?For those seeking a particularly egregious example of what can happen when secrecy gets out of hand, The Burglary is a natural place to begin.? -David Oshinsky, New York Times Book Review ?A cinematic account . . . By... more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2006; US$ 14.95
How does our government eavesdrop? Whom do they eavesdrop on? And is the interception of communication an effective means of predicting and preventing future attacks? These are some of the questions at the heart of Patrick Radden Keefe?s brilliant new book, Chatter. In the late 1990s, when Keefe was a graduate student in England, he heard stories... more...
- HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99
On October 6, 1948, a U.S. Air Force B-29 Superfortress crashed soon after takeoff, killing three civilian engineers and six crew members. In June 1949, the engineers' widows filed suit against the government, determined to find out what exactly had happened to their husbands and why the three civilians had been on board the airplane in the first... more...
- University of Minnesota Press 2008; US$ 24.95
JFK, Karl Marx, the Pope, Aristotle Onassis, Howard Hughes, Fox Mulder, Bill Clinton, both George Bushes?all have been linked to vastly complicated global (or even galactic) intrigues. Two years after Mark Fenster first published Conspiracy Theories , the attacks of 9/11 stirred the imaginations of a new generation of believers. Before the black... more...