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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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It was what happened when the carpenter came to him a day later , while he was
still lying in his bunk trying to recover , and asked why he had gotten into the fight
. After Wilson told him , the carpenter said , “ Gee , he wasn ' t bothering me that ...
... 107 convictions were obtained and upwards of $ 6 million in property was
recovered . But a case that defined the kind of prosecutor Barcella was never
made the papers at all — one that at the time , when he was still trying ordinary
Taub accused Keiser of trying to have him killed and said that the affidavit about
Keiser ' s having been born in New York was phony . Keiser struck back . Secretly
recording conversations with Taub , he helped the U . S . Attorney ' s Office for ...
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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