Lost Crusader: The Secret Wars of CIA Director William Colby
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Lost Crusader: The Secret Wars of CIA Director William Colby

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From his years as America's point man in Vietnam to his mysterious death in 1996, William E. Colby was one of the most enigmatic figures of the Cold War. Whether it was in CIA operations against Russia, anti-Communism in Western Europe, covert action in Southeast Asia, or its involvement in the Watergate affair, Colby stood at the center of the agency's secret activities....more
Hardcover, 416 pages
Published March 6th 2003 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 2003)
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Liam
On the second-to-last page of this book, Mr. Prados writes: "Bill Colby deserved better than he got from the denizens of both the agency and the White House". As far as I am concerned, the late Mr. Colby, for whom I have a great deal of respect, also deserved better than he got from John Prados...
Jesper Jorgensen
Must admit it; Did not finish this book.

Not because it was not worth reading - John Prados is always good for a readable book, one of my favorite authors - but because the subject did not get to me at the time I read it.

But I will give it a try at a later time, for sure.
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