Superspies: The Secret Side of Government by Jules ArcherSuperspies: The Secret Side of Government by Jules Archer

Superspies: The Secret Side of Government

byJules ArcherForeword byBrianna DuMont

Hardcover | June 6, 2017

Pricing and Purchase Info

$25.57 online 
$25.99 list price
Earn 128 plum® points
Quantity:

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Anyone who has ever participated in a demonstration, gone to a rally, or even written a term paper on a subject remotely “un-American,” you may have been watched. Whether they’ve helped organize a union or engaged in anti-labor activities, there is a chance that your phone may be tapped or your mail opened. There may be a file about you at the FBI.

Currently, a very delicate balance exists between surveillance in the name of national security and spying. An upset in this balance can result in a threat to civil liberties. The growth of huge bureaucracies of superspies on the federal, state, and local levels has tipped this balance to jeopardize the right to privacy. The CIA, the FBI, virtually every government agency, and numerous corporations have stretched “spying in the public interest” to its limits. Foreign governments are toppled, assassinations are plotted. The consequences of political dissent are enormous.
Jules Archer was one of the most respected names in nonfiction for young people. During his lifetime he published over seventy books, which have been translated into twelve languages throughout the world. Brianna Dumont is author of the Changed History series, which makes history come alive by exposing its murky underbelly. The fi...
Loading
Title:Superspies: The Secret Side of GovernmentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:232 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.98 inPublished:June 6, 2017Publisher:Sky Pony PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1634501918

ISBN - 13:9781634501910

Reviews