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Angler

The Cheney Vice Presidency

by Barton Gellman

eBook

The landmark exposé of the most powerful and secretive vice president in American history

Barton Gellman shared the Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for a keen-edged reckoning with Dick Cheney's domestic agenda in The Washington Post. In Angler, Gellman goes far beyond that series to take on the full scope of Cheney's work and its consequences, including his hidden role in the Bush administration's most fateful choices in war: shifting focus from al Qaeda to Iraq, unleashing the National Security Agency to spy at home, and promoting ?cruel and inhumane? methods of interrogation. Packed with fresh insights and untold stories, Gellman parts the curtains of secrecy to show how the vice president operated and what he wrought.


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Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

Kindle Book

  • Release date: August 27, 2010

OverDrive Read

  • ISBN: 9781440629822
  • Release date: September 16, 2008

EPUB eBook

  • ISBN: 9781440629822
  • File size: 853 KB
  • Release date: September 16, 2008

PDF eBook

  • ISBN: 9781440609244
  • File size: 2202 KB
  • Release date: August 27, 2010

Formats

Kindle Book
OverDrive Read
EPUB eBook
PDF eBook

subjects

History Nonfiction

Languages

English

The landmark exposé of the most powerful and secretive vice president in American history

Barton Gellman shared the Pulitzer Prize in 2008 for a keen-edged reckoning with Dick Cheney's domestic agenda in The Washington Post. In Angler, Gellman goes far beyond that series to take on the full scope of Cheney's work and its consequences, including his hidden role in the Bush administration's most fateful choices in war: shifting focus from al Qaeda to Iraq, unleashing the National Security Agency to spy at home, and promoting ?cruel and inhumane? methods of interrogation. Packed with fresh insights and untold stories, Gellman parts the curtains of secrecy to show how the vice president operated and what he wrought.


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  • Details

    Publisher:
    Penguin Publishing Group

    Kindle Book
    Release date: August 27, 2010

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9781440629822
    Release date: September 16, 2008

    EPUB eBook
    ISBN: 9781440629822
    File size: 853 KB
    Release date: September 16, 2008

    PDF eBook
    ISBN: 9781440609244
    File size: 2202 KB
    Release date: August 27, 2010

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  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB eBook
    PDF eBook
  • Languages
    English
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