ibooks, 2002 - 301 sidor
Edwin P. Wilson was the Great Gatsby of the spook world, the rogue CIA agent who had already begun to amass a fortune while still in U.S intelligence. His lavish estate outside Washington, D.C. was a favoured gathering place for senators and congressmen, admirals and generals, for key intelligence officers. In addition, Wilson was also raking in millions in the service of the godfather of world-wide terrorism - Libya's Colonel Muamar el-Qaddafi. Wilson seemed above the law. Then, US attorney Larry Barcella discovered Wilson's sinister machinations, and in a chase that would go on for nearly four years and over three continents, Barcella began a manhunt that would not end until Wilson was brought to justice.
In MANHUNT, Peter Maas went behind the headlines, gaining access to the secret documentation of Wilson's intelligence career, classified federal investigative reports and sealed court records. And in the course of his exhaustive research into the murky bypaths of espionage and deception, he turned over rocks that official Washington would have much preferred remained in place.
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Since he had seen the BATF agents, he'd been present at the Rough Rider
Lounge at McLean, another favorite CIA watering hole, with Wilson, Harper and
Schlachter when they once met with William Weisenburger about the timers. He
A ten-year BATF veteran, Pedersen had returned to Washington as a senior
special agent after a tour supervising a small BATF office in northwestern Virginia
. Pedersen had missed the big-city street action. He was thirty-five, tall and blond,
As evasive as Cappucci was, he had said something of interest. If they wanted to
know about Libya, they should talk to Doug Schlachter. That was the second time
the two BATF agents had heard his name. Mulcahy had mentioned him ...
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If the story of Edwin Wilson, the ex-CIA agent who came to serve Muammar el-Qaddafi as a freewheeling dealer in explosives and the technologies and tactics of terror, were laid before a reader as ... Läs hela recensionen