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Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton

The Cia"s Master Spy Hunter

by Tom Mangold

  • 298 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Touchstone Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • History,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • Spies,
  • Intelligence service,
  • General,
  • Military - Intelligence/Espionage,
  • 20th century,
  • Biography,
  • Espionage, American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages462
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7664833M
    ISBN 100671778803
    ISBN 109780671778804
    OCLC/WorldCa27132810

    Mangold's portrait of Angleton amounts to a major revision in the history of American espionage. His view of the cold warrior as an almost clinically paranoid poisoner of lives will cheer. Phillip Knightley (LRB, 11 July) relishes the terrible career of CIA counter-intelligence chief James Jesus Angleton as proof of some of his own particular theories about spy agencies, somewhat tendentiously on was no more and no less ‘raw’ than many amateurs drawn into the intelligence community in World War Two. By all accounts, his work for ‘X-2’ (American counter.

      James Jesus Angleton: even the name is an enigma, the middle name an inheritance from his Mexican mother. So was the person, a remote Anglophile who was an orchid raiser and adept fly fisherman. For more than twenty years as counterintelligence chief of the CIA, Angleton was "spycatcher for the Western world." Mangold, a BBC producer, has interviewed carefully and even-handedly and . Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton: The CIA's Master Spy Hunter is within the scope of WikiProject Espionage, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of espionage, intelligence, and related you would like to participate, visit the project page, or contribute to the discussion Stub This article has been rated as Stub-Class on the project's quality scale.

    Cold warrior: James Jesus Angleton: the CIA's master spy hunter. [Tom Mangold] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tom Mangold. Find more information about: ISBN: X OCLC Number. Angleton was convinced by this story and as Tom Mangold, the author of Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton: The CIA's Master Spy Hunter () has pointed out: "With these revelations, a minor and undistinguished KGB officer, working in tandem with the CIA's chief of Counterintelligence was now able to throw the CIA and much of Western.


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Free shipping for many products. Until now there has not been a book-length account of the life and strange career of Angleton, "a living legend" as his friend Clare Booth Luce called him. "Cold Warrior," an. Briefly, this is the tableau laid out by Tom Mangold in his important, thorough and intriguing “Cold Warrior: James Jesus Angleton, the CIA’s Master Spy Hunter.”.

Cold Warrior - Simon and Schuster UK and U.S. Extracted for BBC Radio 3 drama/documentary The biography of legendary spy-hunter James Jesus Angleton former head of counter-intelligence of the CIA. The book remained several weeks in the London and New York best seller charts and has since become mandatory reading for all new recruits.

James Jesus Angleton was born in Idaho in He grew up in a secure, middle-class family. His father was a successful businessman who owned the National Cash Register franchise in Italy. Angleton spent several years in Europe and became fluent in Italian and German. You can order the book here.

Only one of those books, James Jesus Angleton and the Craft of Counterintelligence by Michael Holzman is a true biography. The other good books about Angleton (Cold Warrior by Tom Mangold, Molehunt by David Wise, and Wilderness of Mirrors by David Martin) are accounts of Angleton’s mole hunt in the late s.

As. Jefferson Morley sets out to prove that James J. Angleton, the longtime — and controversial — head of counterintelligence for the Central Intelligence Agency — .Cold Warrior, James Jesus Angleton: The CIA's Master Spy Hunter, is a very unusual biography in that Mangold isn't just telling us about Angleton's life and career as much as he is uncovering the damaged caused by Angleton's personality flaws -- excessive hubris coupled with delusional paranoia -- on US intelligence operations/5.Cold warrior: James Jesus Angleton: the CIA's master spy hunter by Tom Mangold (Book) The ghost: the secret life of CIA spymaster James Jesus Angleton by Jefferson Morley (Book) James Jesus Angleton, the CIA, and the craft of counterintelligence by Michael Howard Holzman ().