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Author: Scott Anderson
Release Date: September 15, 2020
From the bestselling author of LAWRENCE IN ARABIA, a gripping history of the early years of the Cold War, the CIA's covert battles against communism, and the tragic consequences which still affect America and the world todayAt the end of World War II...
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Author: Nicholson Baker | Narrator: Nicholson Baker
Release Date: July 21, 2020
A major new work, a hybrid of history, journalism, and memoir, about the modern Freedom of Information Act – FOIA – and the horrifying, decades-old government misdeeds that it is unable to demystify, fro...
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Author: Robert Weintraub
Release Date: July 14, 2020
The story of 1930s tennis icon Alice Marble, and her life of sports, celebrity, and incredible mystery.   Who was Alice Marble?   In her public life, she was the biggest tennis star of the pre-war era, a household name like Joe DiMaggio an...
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Author: David Shimer
Release Date: June 09, 2020
"This pioneering and judicious history of foreign intervention in elections should be read by everyone who wants to defend democracy now." --Timothy Snyder, author of On TyrannyThe definitive account of covert operations to influence elections from t...
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Author: Fernando Morais, Robert Ballantyne and Alex Olegnowicz | Narrator: René Ruiz
Release Date: March 10, 2020
Here is the story of political prisoners finally freed in December 2014, after being held captive by the United States since the late 1990s.Through the 1980s and 1990s, violent anti-Castro groups based in Florida carried out hundreds of military atta...
Author: Mara Hvistendahl | Narrator: James Lurie and Mara Hvistendahl
Release Date: February 04, 2020
A riveting true story of industrial espionage in which a Chinese-born scientist is pursued by the U.S. government for trying to steal trade secrets, by a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction.   In September 2011, sheriff’s deputie...
Author: Meryle Secrest | Narrator: Susan Denaker
Release Date: November 05, 2019
The never-before-told true account of the design and development of the first desktop computer by the world's most famous high-styled typewriter company, more than a decade before the arrival of the Osborne 1, the Apple 1, the first Intel microproces...
Author: Helen Fry | Narrator: Jean Gilpin
Release Date: September 24, 2019
A history of the elaborate and brilliantly sustained World War II intelligence operation by which Hitler's generals were tricked into giving away vital Nazi secretsAt the outbreak of World War II, MI6 spymaster Thomas Kendrick arrived at the Tower of...
Author: Richard A. Clarke and Robert K. Knake | Narrator: Marc Cashman
Release Date: July 16, 2019
An urgent new warning from two bestselling security experts--and a gripping inside look at how governments, firms, and ordinary citizens can confront and contain the tyrants, hackers, and criminals bent on turning the digital realm into a war zone. "...
Author: Vince Houghton | Narrator: Vince Houghton
Release Date: May 07, 2019
"Compulsively readable laugh out loud history." -Mary RoachThe International Spy Museum's Historian takes us on a wild tour of missions and schemes that almost happened, but were ultimately deemed too dangerous, expensive, ahead of their time, or eve...
Author: Sarah Rose | Narrator: Sarah Rose
Release Date: April 23, 2019
NATIONAL BESTSELLER • The dramatic, untold history of the heroic women recruited by Britain’s elite spy agency to help pave the way for Allied victory in World War II“Gripping. Spies, romance, Gestapo th...
Author: Eric O'Neill | Narrator: Eric O'Neill
Release Date: March 26, 2019
A cybersecurity expert and former FBI “ghost” tells the thrilling story of how he helped take down notorious FBI mole Robert Hanssen, the first Russian cyber spy.“Both a real-life, tension-packed thriller and a persuasive argument f...