Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Secret Service: The Hidden History of an Enigmatic Agency
Philip H. Melanson (au); Peter F. Stevens (au)
The first comprehensive history of one of our governmentís most shrouded agencies. Begins in 1865 as the nationís police against counterfeiting to the official assignment of protecting the pres. to the post 9/11 challenges of protecting the targets of terrorists. Reveals new details about the assassination of JFK and the shooting of Pres. Reagan, along with threats against other pres.; presidential demands on agents and agency funds; alcoholism, divorce, and burnout among agents; the continuing failure to develop a profile of assassins that would facilitate effective prevention; and how the gender gap within the Service has been institutionalized. Analyzes how the agency will respond to threats that are escalating in technological sophistication. Illustrations.
Mammoth Book of Cats: A Collection of Stories, Verse & Prose
History of the New York Central System
My Father, My Self: Understanding Dadís Influence on Your Life
Calendars & Constellations of the Ancient World
Japanese Experience: A Short History of Japan
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.