The Pentagon's Brain: An Uncensored History Of Darpa, America's Top-secret Military Research Agency by Annie JacobsenThe Pentagon's Brain: An Uncensored History Of Darpa, America's Top-secret Military Research Agency by Annie Jacobsen

The Pentagon's Brain: An Uncensored History Of Darpa, America's Top-secret Military Research Agency

byAnnie Jacobsen

Hardcover | September 22, 2015

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A Pulitzer Prize Finalistand the definitive history of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, from the author of theNew York TimesbestsellerArea 51

No one has ever written the history of the Defense Department's most secret, most powerful, and most controversial military science R&D agency. In the first-ever history about the organization,New York Timesbestselling author Annie Jacobsen draws on inside sources, exclusive interviews, private documents, and declassified memos to paint a picture of DARPA, or "the Pentagon's brain," from its Cold War inception in 1958 to the present.

This isthebook on DARPA--a compelling narrative about this clandestine intersection of science and the American military and the often frightening results.
Annie Jacobsen is the author of theNew York TimesbestsellersArea 51andOperation Paperclipand was a contributing editor at theLos Angeles Times Magazine. A graduate of Princeton University, she lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two sons.
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Title:The Pentagon's Brain: An Uncensored History Of Darpa, America's Top-secret Military Research AgencyFormat:HardcoverDimensions:560 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 1.75 inPublished:September 22, 2015Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0316371769

ISBN - 13:9780316371766

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"The Pentagon's Brain puts Jacobsen in the company of important writers ... such as Shane Harris and Rajiv Chandrasekran."-Chris Bray, Bookforum