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Undaunted : my fight against America's enemies, at home and abroad  Cover Image Large Print Book Large Print Book

Undaunted : my fight against America's enemies, at home and abroad / John O. Brennan.

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  • ISBN: 9781432885359
  • ISBN: 1432885359
  • Physical Description: 661 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Friday, January 6, 2017 -- Jersey boy -- Coming of age -- Discovering the Middle East -- "So, you are interested in joining the CIA?" -- Out of operations -- John of Arabia -- Analyze this -- Countering terror -- Briefing the "first customers" -- Saudi Arabia redux -- Back at Langley during stormy times -- Falling short -- The challenge of a government "start-up" -- A new TAC(K) -- Joining the Obama team -- Working in the West Wing -- Taking life to save life -- The "pacer" of Abbottabad -- Factoring in fourth-order effects -- Second shot at the best job in government -- Stirring the CIA pot -- A tortured Senate report -- Oh, the people I've met -- Dealing with Russian intrigue -- What the hell just happened? -- Undaunted.
Summary, etc.:
"A powerful and revelatory memoir from former CIA director John Brennan, spanning his more than thirty years in government. In this brutaly honest memoir, Brennan describes the life that took him from being a young CIA recruit enamored with the mystique of spy work, to being the most powerful individual in American intelligence." -- Back cover.
Subject: Brennan, John O., 1955-
United States. Central Intelligence Agency > Officials and employees > Biography.
Intelligence officers > United States > Biography.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency > History > 21st century.
United States. Central Intelligence Agency > History > 20th century.
Intelligence service > United States > History > 20th century.
Intelligence service > United States > History > 21st century.
Genre: Large type books.
Autobiographies.
Personal narratives.

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