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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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Woodward ' s front - page story in the Post on April 12 began : “ A former CIA
explosives expert and three Cuban exiles will soon be sought by federal
authorities for questioning in the investigation of last year ' s Embassy row bomb -
murder of ...
Loomis also was a former Green Beret , and Wilson put him to work recruiting the
cadre of retired Special Forces personnel he needed in Libya . Loomis asked
around and got the name of a master sergeant , Luke Thompson , who had ...
Von Marbod was brought into Sears by its chairman , Frank Carlucci , his old
boss and former deputy secretary of the Defense Department as well as a former
deputy director of the CIA . Tom Clines tried a series of ventures , which failed ...
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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