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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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“Ernie felt that he was in a difficult situation and-” “Come on, Gene, his only
difficult situation is his passport. You and I have been friends too long for this.” “
What can I say? He said he had to keep the contact going. This was news to me,
He argued with Richard that he personally didn't give a damn who got the raves
for recovering Wilson — that was why he hadn't minded a parallel FBI operation
— but to eliminate Ernie just to satisfy some prima donnas at the bureau was ...
Ernie's Ernie. But I don't care. He's come through so far. Let's ride with him all the
way." Keiser had one more chore. Wilson had demanded that he show the letter
from the council to Roberta Barnes, and that night they met in a restaurant in ...
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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