Black Site: The Cia In The Post-9/11 World by Philip MuddBlack Site: The Cia In The Post-9/11 World by Philip Mudd

Black Site: The Cia In The Post-9/11 World

byPhilip Mudd

Hardcover | December 31, 2035

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When the towers fell on September 11, 2001, nowhere were the reverberations more powerfully felt than at Langley. Almost overnight, an intelligence organization converted itself into a weaponized warfighting machine, one that raised questions about how far America would go to pursue al-Qa’ida. Now, more than fifteen years later, ex-CIA executive Philip Mudd comes forward with a never-before-told account of the 9/11 story, one that illuminates the profound impact that enhanced interrogation techniques and other initiatives known internally as “The Program” took on those who administered them. With unprecedented access to officials at the highest levels—including Director George Tenet—Mudd goes beyond the 2014 Senate report to show us what life was really like at the CIA prisons and why interrogators were forced to make decisions that they still ponder today. As hair-raising as it is revelatory, Black Site shows us the tragedy and triumph of the CIA during its most difficult hour.
Philip Mudd the ex–deputy director of the CIA’s Counterterrorist Center and the FBI’s National Security Branch, appears regularly on Fox News, CNN, and NPR and lectures around the world on methodologies for understanding difficult analytic problems. His writing has appeared in Newsweek, the Wall Street Journal, The Atlantic, Foreign Po...
Title:Black Site: The Cia In The Post-9/11 WorldFormat:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.98 inPublished:December 31, 2035Publisher:WW NortonLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1631491970

ISBN - 13:9781631491979