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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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Mulcahy acquitted himself so well that three weeks after he had started at
Consultants International, Wilson said he wanted him to meet a guy named Frank
Terpil, and they walked the couple of blocks to Terpil's office at 1625 K Street.
If they wanted to know more about it, they would have to talk to Doug Smith. "
Jerry's pretty well shot," Hundley said. "You're not going to get much more out of
him." They would need corroboration on Houston. So Barcella issued a grand
He wanted to be sure that White House counsel Fred Fielding was available. A
meeting was then set for seven P.M. Because of the number of people involved,
and for security, it was held in the White House Situation Room. Schwartz went ...
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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