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  • Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA | Tim Weiner

    Legacy of Ashes: The History of the CIA

    • UNABRIDGED (21 hrs and 36 mins)
    • By Tim Weiner
    • Narrated By Stefan Rudnicki
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    (2413)
    Performance
    (961)
    Story
    (959)

    This is the book the CIA does not want you to read. For the last 60 years, the CIA has maintained a formidable reputation in spite of its terrible record, never disclosing its blunders to the American public. It spun its own truth to the nation while reality lay buried in classified archives. Now, Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter Tim Weiner offers a stunning indictment of the CIA, a deeply flawed organization that has never deserved America's confidence.

    Douglas says: "Frightening"
  • Enemies: A History of the FBI | Tim Weiner

    Enemies: A History of the FBI

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Tim Weiner
    • Narrated By Stefan Rudnicki
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (294)
    Performance
    (247)
    Story
    (248)

    We think of the FBI as America’s police force. But secret intelligence is the Bureau’s first and foremost mission. Enemies is the story of how presidents have used the FBI as the most formidable intelligence force in American history. This is the first definitive history of the FBI’s secret intelligence operations, from an author whose work on the Pentagon and the CIA won him the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award.

    CMcK says: "Important gripping history read perfectly"
  • One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon | Tim Weiner

    One Man Against the World: The Tragedy of Richard Nixon

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs)
    • By Tim Weiner
    • Narrated By Holter Graham
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    Overall
    (176)
    Performance
    (155)
    Story
    (157)

    Based largely on documents declassified in only the last few years, One Man Against the World paints a devastating portrait of a tortured yet brilliant man who led the country largely according to a deep-seated insecurity and distrust of not only his cabinet and Congress but the American population at large. In riveting, tick-tock prose, Weiner illuminates how the Vietnam War and the Watergate controversy that brought about Nixon's demise were inextricably linked.

    Reza says: "A worthy listen, if a bit sensationalized."
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