Culled from archives around the world, the 50 documents in Declassified illuminate the secret and often inaccessible stories of agents, espionage, and behind-the-scenes events that played critical roles in American history.
Moving from Elizabethan England to the Cold War and beyond, you’ll learn the quirky and little-known truths behind state secrets and clandestine operations.
Through access provided by the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C., this lively history contains never-before-published and hard-to-find documentsprinted from scans of the originals wherever possible.
Thomas B. Allen is the award-winning author of 30 books on subjects ranging from military history to sharks, and is a frequent contributor to National Geographic magazine.
His Spy Book, co-authored with Norman Polmar, is the principal source book for the International Spy Museum in Washington, D.C. Tom Allen lives in Bethesda, Maryland, where he is a founding member of the Writer's Center.
"It is well worth space on your crowded intelligence shelves on a number of counts."Washington Times