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Facts and fears : hard truths from a life in intelligence

by Clapper, James R. 1941- (Author), Brown, Trey (Speechwriter) (Author)

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"The former Director of National Intelligence's candid and compelling account of the intelligence community's successes--and failures--in facing some of the greatest threats to America. When he stepped down in January 2017 as the fourth United States director of national intelligence, James R. Clapp... Full description


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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction: Beyond their wildest imagination
  • Born into the intelligence business
  • Command and controversy
  • The peace dividend
  • 9/11 and return to service
  • The second most thankless job in Washington
  • Benghazi
  • Consumed by money
  • Snowden
  • Not a diplomat
  • Unpredictable instability
  • The election
  • Facts and fears.