Black Site by Philip Mudd

Black Site

A former top CIA executive captures the incredible pressure, bravery, and uncertainty of an agency pushed to the brink.When the towers fell on September 11, 2001, nowhere were the reverberations more powerfully felt than at Langley. Almost overnight, an intelligence organization converted itself into a weaponized warfighting machine, one that raised questions about how far America would go to pursue al-Qa’ida. Now, more than fifteen years later...


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TitleBlack Site
ISBN9781631491979
Author
Release DateJul 30th, 2019
PublisherLiveright
GenrePolitics, History, Nonfiction, War, Terrorism, Spy Thriller, Espionage
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  • Michael
    1970-01-01
    I received this book through a Good Reads “First Reads” giveaway. Black Site, authored by the former Deputy Director of the CIA’s Counterterrorism Center, Philip Mudd, is an examination of the development and implementation of “the Program,” the CIA’s system of secret detention facilities and the “enhanced interrogation techniques” applied there to extract information from detainees following the 9/11 terrorist attacks on New York...