Roger Kimble

 
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Ghost Wars: The Secret History of the CIA, Afghani&hellip by Steve Coll
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5.0 out of 5 stars No doubt about it, 8 Feb 2011
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`Ghost Wars' is a well researched book with abundant footnotes supporting every detail. With so many Arab figures, the author wisely provides a list to allow the reader to keep track of who is who -- though a complicated read it is easy to follow. He exposes the CIAs failures in the days leading up to 9/11, while on the other hand, he eradicates many misconceptions of the CIA including rumors it often works for the enemy. This is an open and honest book of what is for the most part a closed and clandestine organization. Bravo!

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