Alex Finley's Bookshelf

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A satire of the CIA and the war on terror.

by Alex Finley

Victor Caro is back! And he's brought whole family along this time.

by Alex Finley

Why We Write: Craft Essays on Writing War

by Steve Leonard

Find, Fix, Finish: Inside the Counterterrorism Campaigns That Killed Bin Laden and Devastated Al-Qaeda

by Aki Peritz

The President's Book of Secrets: The Untold Story of Intelligence Briefings to America's Presidents

by David Priess

How to Get Rid of a President: History's Guide to Removing Unpopular, Unable, or Unfit Chief Executives

by David Priess

The Targeter: My Life in the Cia, Hunting Terrorists and Challenging the White House

by Nada Bakos

True or False: A CIA Analyst's Guide to Spotting Fake News

by Cindy L. Otis

The Unexpected Spy: From the CIA to the Fbi, My Secret Life Taking Down Some of the World's Most Notorious Terrorists

by Tracy Walder

In the Dark of War: A CIA Officer's Inside Account of the U.S. Evacuation from Libya

by Sarah M. Carlson

The Heart of War: Misadventures in the Pentagon

by Kathleen J. McInnis

Redeployment

by Phil Klay

The Only Plane in the Sky: An Oral History of 9/11

by Garrett M. Graff

Crossfire Hurricane: Inside Donald Trump's War on the FBI

by Josh Campbell

Playing to the Edge: American Intelligence in the Age of Terror

by Michael V. Hayden

The Assault on Intelligence: American National Security in an Age of Lies

by Michael V. Hayden

Malaria Dreams

by Stuart Stevens

Heart of Darkness Thrift Study Edition

by Joseph Conrad

In the Footsteps of Mr. Kurtz: Living on the Brink of Disaster in Mobutu's Congo

by Michela Wrong

Shake Hands with the Devil: The Failure of Humanity in Rwanda

by Roméo Dallaire

Wonga Coup: A Tale of Guns, Germs and the Steely Determination to Create Mayhem in an Oil-Rich Corner of Africa

by Adam Roberts

Guests of the Ayatollah: The Iran Hostage Crisis: The First Battle in America's War with Militant Islam

by Mark Bowden

Guests of the Ayatollah: The Iran Hostage Crisis: The First Battle in America's War with Militant Islam

by Mark Bowden

Red Sparrow

by Jason Matthews

Palace of Treason

by Jason Matthews

The Kremlin's Candidate

by Jason Matthews