Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â

Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â

[EPUB] ✴ Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent Author Fred Burton – Ar1web.co In this hard hitting memoir Fred Burton a key figure in international counterterrorism and domestic spycraft emerges from the shadows to reveal who he is what he has accomplished and the threats that In this hard hitting memoir Fred Burton a key figure in international counterterrorism and domestic spycraft emerges from the shadows to reveal who he is what he has accomplished and the threats that lurk unseen except by an experienced worldly wise few Plunging readers into the murky world of violent religious extremism that spans the streets of Middle Eastern cities and the informant filled alley.

ghost mobile confessions kindle counterterrorism epub agent epub Ghost Confessions pdf of a download Confessions of a mobile Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBS of American slums Burton takes us behind the scenes to reveal how the United States tracked Libya linked master terrorist Abu Nidal captured Ramzi Yusef architect of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and pursued the assassins of major figures including Yitzhak Rabin Meir Kahane and General Muhammad Zia ul Haq the president of Pakistan–classic cases that have sobering new meaning in the treach.


S of American slums Burton takes us behind the scenes to reveal how the United States tracked Libya linked master terrorist Abu Nidal captured Ramzi Yusef architect of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and pursued the assassins of major figures including Yitzhak Rabin Meir Kahane and General Muhammad Zia ul Haq the president of Pakistan–classic cases that have sobering new meaning in the treach.

Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â

Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â Former police officer and special agent

10 thoughts on “Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent

  1. Resonance Resonance says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBGhost had some interesting contents For people who have read espionage 'nonfiction' there will be things everyone's read several times discussions of dead drops brush passes surveillance and evasion There's a couple of intriguing passages that I haven't read anywhere else especially speculation about the deathassassination of Zia in Pakistan And the book brings back a lot of memories about how we viewed terrorism in the 80s However the book is short and quite short on details which is probably unavoidable due to security regulations It seems to try and focus on what it was like to be a CT agent how your life changes and at this task Burton both succeeds and fails you get a sense of how different his life has become and what sacrifices the people in his lif


  2. Stefanie Stefanie says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBWhere to begin with this book?Fascinating content candid description of how a the US counter terrorism portion of the diplomatic service originally had 3 overworked agent 2 of them fresh out of training Interesting anecdotes about the writer's careerHowever two huge flaws1 Cluttered writingThe author repeats himself ad nauseum the type of warm jacket he wears the car he drives the fact that he sees the world


  3. Jerome Jerome says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBAuthor Fred Burton reveals the sinister realities of the global counterterrorism game in a very serious readable unpretentious way The book is devoid of the ego tripping and grandstanding that a lot of these memoirs suffer from ie books like Jawbreaker etcI wasn't expecting tales of hair raising takedowns of terrorists in some Beirut slum or gun battles with Iranian agents in some Middle Eastern embassy so if you're some ignorant film junkie who thinks that's what counterterrorism is about avoid this bookInstead of merely discussing the gener


  4. Gary Gary says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBWritten by one of the founding agents of the US State Department’s Diplomatic Security Service’s DSS Counter terrorism Division this memoir reveals the shadowy contours of global terrorism and its shift from state sponsored attacks to the decentralized activities of the Al Qaeda network Fred Burton provides a window into the working life of a professional field agent attempting to navigate these turbulent waters from their success taking down the first World Trade Centre bomber or the frustration he felt as the divis


  5. Zach Vaughn Zach Vaughn says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBFred Burton was a counterterrorism agent for the Diplomatic Security Service and was involved in investigating some of the worst acts of terrorism in US history from 1986 to 1995In Ghost he recounts three specific investigations the Lebanon hostage crisis later revealed as part of the Iran Contra scandal the bombing of PAK 1 which lead to the death of Pakistani President Zia the Lockerbie bombing and the hunt for Ramzi Yousef mastermind of the 1993 World Trade Center bombing and other acts of terrorAs Burton’s memoir reveals terrorism is against US targets is not new but our reactions to terrorism has evolved as the US has attempted to play catch up in response to these attacks including the development of improved counter surveillance techniques


  6. Christian Barraza Christian Barraza says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBAt first the premise for the book seemed appealing Hearing about the life of a counterterrorism agent directly from the source seemed appealing Like all books written by intelligence officers it is understood that certain things just cannot be said or talked about for fear of it affecting current operations This is a real story after all Still I jumped at the


  7. Michael Michael says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBExcellent insight into a murky field You may not be familiar with the state department DSS AND that’s exactly the way that they want it This was an excellent


  8. Brian Eshleman Brian Eshleman says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBI enjoyed this book as a reminder that trouble with terrorism did not start on 911 and that self sacrificing heroes known and unknown are used for the security we can so easily take for granted Looking at this world through the author's eyes I think this book is somewhat impacted by his stiff personality and at least slight trend toward self aggrandizement At least the occasional Kennedyesque self deprecation that he took his job seriously and not himself would have gone a long wayThe section I most enjoyed was an abrupt departure from the rest of the book Burton suddenly goes into a how to sequence on the


  9. Ray Ray says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBSnippets of activities covering Fred Burtons career as a counter terrorism agent Many of the stories are familiar some are not None are covered extensively so to me it was of an overview of the areas his agency dealt with


  10. Carol Carol says:

    Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent ePUB Â ghost mobile, confessions kindle, counterterrorism epub, agent epub, Ghost Confessions pdf, of a download, Confessions of a mobile, Ghost Confessions of a Counterterrorism Agent PDF/EPUBI read it all the way through because I'm really curious about the human equation in the world of the spook I learned little of any depth so don't expect an exposé No depth of feeling or learning by the author


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