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The Hidden Hand: Britain, America and Cold War Secret Intelligence

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  • The Hidden Hand: Britain, America and Cold War Secret Intelligence (John Murray Publishers Ltd) – Hardcover (2001)
    by Richard J. Aldrich

    The Hidden Hand: Britain, America and Cold War Secret Intelligence

    Hardcover, John Murray Publishers Ltd
    2001
    English
    748 pages

    ISBN: 0719554233
    ISBN-13: 9780719554230

    After 1945, Western capitals were dominated by the fear of a Nuclear Pearl Harbor. Atomic bombs, new biological and chemical weapons, and ballistic rockets such as the V-2 against which there was no defence, combined to create an atmosphere of deep menace. The urgent need for better warning systems allowed the Western intelligence community to grow to unprecedented size and power. Meanwhile, under the precarious ceiling of nuclear deterrence, London, Washington, Moscow and Peking all sought new ways to play out their ... Show more

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