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The incredible pursuit of a CIA agent turned terrorist by New York Times best-selling author Peter Maas. 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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On it were all the explosives Brower had acknowledged sending — plus
quantities of Composition C - 4 in both bulk and sheet form . Alongside each item
were handwritten notations concerning price quotes and an occasional
correction in ...
Brower ' s attorney , Edward Bloom , who had flown from Houston with the twenty
- one - ton C - 4 delivery , sat next to him . Brower repeated his story . Wilson and
Terpil had a contract to clear mines in Libya . It was that simple . No , C - 4 was ...
Brower , like Smith , had danced all around their identities . First he couldn ' t
recall their names . Next he allowed that he might have helped Wilson get them ,
but was unable to remember any specifics . Finally he had taken the Fifth .
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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