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Red by claims that revealing the identities of these nameless stars might compromise national security Ted Gup sorted through thousands of documents and interviewed over 400 CIA officers in his attempt to bring their long hidden s.

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eBook Ted Gup Õ eBook ‭‎Book of honor the secret lives and deaths of CIA Õ posthd.pro

eBook Ted Gup Õ eBook ‭‎Book of honor the secret lives and deaths of CIA Õ posthd.pro Ted Gup is the author of A Secret Gift Penguin Press 2010 and two previous books Nation of Secrets The Threat to Democracy and the American Way of Life Doubleday 2007 winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize from Harvard Universitys Kennedy School of Government and the bestseller The Book of Honor Covert Lives And Classified Deaths At The CIA Doubleday 2000 He is a former investigative r

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  1. Sarah Cox Sarah Cox says:

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  2. Erik Graff Erik Graff says:

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  3. Licia Flynn Licia Flynn says:

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  4. Ginny Ginny says:

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  5. Melissa Melissa says:

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  6. Matthew Matthew says:

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  7. Jon Jon says:

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  8. Doyle Doyle says:

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  9. Steve Bera Steve Bera says:

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  10. Steve Reichardt Steve Reichardt says:

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