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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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Along with Tucker and Reina, he was accompanied by Lawrence Chamblee, a
Justice Department attorney from the Office of International Affairs. Chamblee
knew many senior law- enforcement officials in Switzerland and Barcella might
He'd be met by another man and two women, and then by Tucker on Monday. He
would be leaving Monday night. Barcella also said that he would appreciate any
courtesies shown to Reina, who would be conducting a surveillance in a variety ...
A little after two p.m. Tucker called again. Wilson's lawyer, Edward Coughlin, had
come in from Geneva with a suitcase that Wilson handed to Keiser. Tucker had
glimpsed the contents. It was filled with stacks of hundred-dollar bills. "How much
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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