Spycraft
Score: 3.5
From 28 Ratings

Spycraft


  • Author: Robert B. Wallace, H. Keith Melton & Henry R. Schlesinger
  • Release Date : 2008-05-29
  • Genre: Military
  • File Size: 14125137 Bytes


An unprecedented history of the CIA's secret and amazing gadgetry behind the art of espionageIn this look at the CIA’s most secretive operations and the devices that made them possible, Spycraft tells gripping life-and-death stories about a group of spytechs—much of it never previously revealed and with images never before seen by the public.  The CIA’s Office of Technical Service is the ultrasecret department that grappled with challenges such as:  What does it take to build a quiet helicopter? How does one embed a listening device in a cat?What is an invisible photo used for? These amazingly inventive devices were created and employed against a backdrop of geopolitical tensions—including the Cold War, the Cuban Missile Crisis...

Red Sparrow
Score: 4.5
From 1,016 Ratings

Red Sparrow


  • Author: Jason Matthews
  • Release Date : 2013-06-04
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
  • File Size: 10177674 Bytes


Now a major motion picture starring Jennifer Lawrence and Joel Edgerton! From the New York Times bestselling author and veteran CIA officer Jason Matthews comes the electrifying modern spy thriller Red Sparrow.In contemporary Russia, state intelligence officer Dominika Egorova has been drafted to become a “Sparrow”—a spy trained in the art of seduction to elicit information from their marks. She’s been assigned to Nathaniel Nash, a CIA officer who handles the organization’s most sensitive penetration of Russian intelligence. The two young intelligence officers, trained in their respective spy schools, collide in a charged atmosphere of tradecraft, deception and, inevitably, a forbidden spiral of carnal attraction that threatens their career...

Spycraft
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Spycraft


  • Author : Robert Wallace
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780452295476


Spycraft Book Description :

In this look at the CIA's most secretive operations and the devices that made them possible, Spycraft tells gripping life-and-death stories about a group of spytechs-much of it never previously revealed and with images never before seen by the public....

Spycraft

Spycraft


  • Author : Robert Wallace
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Intelligence service
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780593062043


Spycraft Book Description :

From Wallace, the former director of the CIA's Office of Technical Service, and Melton, a renowned intelligence historian, comes an unprecedented history of the CIA's most secretive operations and the gadgets that made them possible....

Spycraft

Spycraft


  • Author : Martin Oliver
  • Publisher : Buster Books
  • Release Date : 2019-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1780555105


Spycraft Book Description :

Perfect for kids with a sense of daring and adventure, this book contains all the tips and tricks that readers need to become secret agents. From cracking codes to tailing suspects via the art of cunning disguise, this book is a must for budding Bonds everywhere. This book is part of the Buster Know How series, a collection of books that teaches adventurous and imaginative kids everything they will ever need to know about getting by in this wide, whacky world....

Spycraft Secrets
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Spycraft Secrets


  • Author : Nigel West
  • Publisher : The History Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-06
  • Genre: Political Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780750968980


Spycraft Secrets Book Description :

Tradecraft: as intriguing as it is forbidden . . .Tradecraft is the term applied to techniques used by intelligence personnel to assist them in conducting their operations and, like many other professions, the espionage business has developed its own rich lexicon.In the real, sub rosa world of intelligence-gathering, each bit of jargon acts as a veil of secrecy over particular types of activity, and in this book acclaimed author Nigel West explains and give examples of the lingo in action. He draws on the first-hand experience of defectors to and from the Soviet Union; surveillance operators who kept terrorist suspects under observation in Northern Ireland; case officers who have put their lives at risk by pitching a target in a denied territory; the...

The KnowHow Book of Spycraft

The KnowHow Book of Spycraft


  • Author : Falcon Travis
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Ciphers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1409562913


The KnowHow Book of Spycraft Book Description :

This is one in a series of KnowHow activity books aimed at children between the ages of seven and twelve. Other books in the series offer ideas on experiments, paper fun, detection, jokes & tricks, and action toys....

Spyology
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

Spyology


  • Author : Dugald A. Steer
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Espionage
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1742114075


Spyology Book Description :

Spencer Blake, AKA 'Agent K', wrote Spyology while on a mission to foil the criminal gang CODEX. Six months later, a package containing Spyology mysteriously arrived at the MI6 headquarters. As readers gain spy skills, they must complete the challenges set by Agent K to unravel the mystery of Operation CODEX. Containing an array of hidden spy mirror, decoders, a magnifying disguises and much more. But just as readers believe they have solved the conundrum, there is a twist....

The Boys  Book of Spycraft

The Boys Book of Spycraft


  • Author : Martin Oliver
  • Publisher : Price Stern Sloan
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 084319846X


The Boys Book of Spycraft Book Description :

Describes all the tricks and tips to becoming a secret agent, from setting up headquarters and planning undercover missions to making spy rings and mastering Morse code....

The Spycraft Manual
Score: 2
From 1 Ratings

The Spycraft Manual


  • Author : Barry Davies
  • Publisher : Zenith Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0760320748


The Spycraft Manual Book Description :

The Spycraft Manual is unique. There has never been a book that reveals the secret tradecraft techniques used by spies the world over. Until now. Intelligence in the field of counter-terrorism is a different and, in many aspects, arduous and dangerous task. The lives of many agents are in continuous danger. The rules of the game are cruel—as moral and ethical considerations are negated by the bullet. There is no honor between rivals on the streets of Beirut or Baghdad—only the most quickwitted survive. A modern spy must blend in, live among the enemy, speak the language, befriend, and exploit the enemy at very opportunity. They are required to be streetwise, rough, tough, and ruthless....

Spycraft

Spycraft


  • Author : Alderac Entertainment Group
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2004-01-01
  • Genre: Dungeons and Dragons (Game)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1594720169


Spycraft Book Description :

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The Secret History of the CIA

The Secret History of the CIA


  • Author : Joseph J. Trento
  • Publisher : Basic Books
  • Release Date : 2005-01-05
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0786715006


The Secret History of the CIA Book Description :

Joseph J. Trento's character-driven history of the flawed and often destructive Central Intelligence Agency profiles the men and women who have run the agency from its inception up to the present era. Trento uses his formidable reporting skills to guide the reader through the agency's most important successes and failures, from its earliest role as opponent of the Soviet empire to its later functions during the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam War. As the facts pile up, the CIA proves itself to be an organization plagued by alcoholism, antagonism, and bureaucracy. The result of more than a decade of research and hundreds of interviews with spies and double agents, The Secret History of the CIA penetrates the carefully orchestrated culture of secr...