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  • The Devil's Chessboard

  • Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America's Secret Government
  • By: David Talbot
  • Narrated by: Peter Altschuler
  • Length: 25 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 729
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 669
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    4.5 out of 5 stars 673

An explosive, headline-making portrait of Allen Dulles, the man who transformed the CIA into the most powerful - and secretive - colossus in Washington, from the founder of Salon.com and author of the New York Times best seller Brothers.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Disturbing. Makes you question the company line.

  • By KTS on 02-06-16

WAY too far into the weeds

Overall
1 out of 5 stars
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1 out of 5 stars
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1 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 04-12-17

This could have been made into 7 different books. It constantly trails off into side stories. Not what I thought it was going to be.

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