Spycraft: The Secret History of the CIA's Spytechs from Communism to Al-Qaeda

Version: Unabridged
Author: Robert Wallace , H. Keith Melton , Henry Robert Schlesinger
Narrator: David Drummond
Genres: History, Non-Fiction, Public Policy
Publisher: Tantor Audio
Published In: June 2008
# of Units: 16 CDs
Length: 16 hours, 39 minutes
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Overview

-Secret instructions written in invisible ink

-Covert communications slipped inside dead rats

-Subminiature cameras hidden in ballpoint pens

If these sound like the stuff of science fiction or imaginary tools of James Bond's gadget-master Q's trade, th

Author Details

Author Details

Wallace, Robert

Robert Wallce has led tours, with his wife Gwynneth, to the Holy Land and followed in the steps of St. Paul to Turkey and Greece. After retiring from parish ministry and teaching homiletics, he represented the United Church of Canada on the Central Committee of the World Council of Churches, which involved much world travel.

Melton, H. Keith

H. Keith Melton is a renowned historian and specialist in clandestine devices and equipment. He is recognized internationally as an authority on espionage tradecraft and has amassed an unparalleled collection of spy devices, books, and images of famous spies. Part of his amazing private collection is on permanent display inside the Central Intelligence Agency. He lives in Jupiter, Florida.

Schlesinger, Henry Robert

Robert Wallace is the former director of the CIAas Office of Technical Service. The recipient of the Intelligence Medal of Merit, he is the founder of the Artemus Consulting Group, a private national security firm, and a contributor to the CIAas Center for the Study of Intelligence. H. Keith Melton is recognized internationally as an authority on spy technology. He is a historical consultant for the CIA, a professor at the Center for Counterintelligence and Security Studies, and the author of several books, including Ultimate Spy. Henry R. Schlesinger is a contributing editor at Popular Scienc