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    • The Black Door: Spies, Secret Intelligence and British Prime Ministers

    • By: Richard Aldrich, Rory Cormac
    • Narrated by: Tom Clegg
    • Length: 25 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Black Door explores the evolving relationship between successive British Prime Ministers and the intelligence agencies, from Asquith's Secret Service Bureau to Cameron's National Security Council. At the beginning of the 20th Century the British intelligence system was underfunded and lacked influence in government. But as the new millennium dawned, intelligence had become so integral to policy that it was used to make the case for war.

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