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The CIA's Worst Mistakes

Monday, July 16, 2007

Some of the CIA's biggest blunders have been buried for years in top-secret archives. Now hundreds of those papers have been made public. Pulitzer Prize–winning New York Times correspondent Tim Weiner writes about the CIA's worst mistakes in the new book Legacy of Ashes.

Legacy of Ashes is available for purchase at amazon.com


Event: Tim Weiner will be speaking and signing books
Monday, July 30 at 7 pm
Upper West Side Barnes & Noble
2289 Broadway, at 82nd Street

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Tim Weiner
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Comments [2]

ANNABEL CANER from LONG ISLAND

PLEASE, PLEASE High time to deep-six that grating MUSIC/NOISE played after the appearance of some guests, in particular played today after the tornado expart.

Jul. 16 2007 01:07 PM
Badger from East Village

I can't believe this guy denies the existence of US biological warfare during the Korean War. It's been well documented. Take a look, for example, at Barenblatt's A Plague Upon Humanity.

Jul. 16 2007 12:40 PM

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