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Kiriakou, John

Overview
Works: 7 works in 23 publications in 2 languages and 971 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Personal narratives  Autobiographies  Case studies  Nonfiction television programs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HV6430, 327.12730092
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Most widely held works by John Kiriakou
The convenient terrorist : two whistleblowers' stories of torture, terror, secret wars, and CIA lies by Joseph Hickman( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Convenient Terrorist is the definitive inside account of the capture, torture, and detention of Abu Zubaydah, the first "high-value target" captured by the CIA after 9/11. But was Abu Zubaydah, who is still being indefinitely held by the United States under shadowy circumstances, the blue-ribbon capture that the Bush White House claimed he was? Authors John Kiriakou, who led the capture of Zubaydah, and Joseph Hickman, who took custody of him at Guantanamo, draw a far more complex and intriguing portrait of the al-Qaeda "mastermind" who became a symbol of torture and the "dark side" of US security. From a one-time American collaborator to a poster boy for waterboarding, Abu Zubaydah became a "convenient terrorist"--A way for US authorities to sell their "War on Terror" to the American people."--
The reluctant spy : [my secret life in the CIA's war on terror] by John Kiriakou( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Reluctant Spy reveals the inner workings of the U.S. intelligence apparatus, the truth behind the torture debate, and the incredible dedication of ordinary men and women doing one of the most extraordinary jobs on earth
THE CONVENIENT TERRORIST : ABU ZUBAYDAH AND THE WEIRD WONDERLAND OF AMERICA'S SECRET WARS by John Kiriakou( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Law and morality of interrogation( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Kiriakou and Steve Kleinman discussed the legal and moral ambiguities of their missions and examined how far the U.S. should go to ensure the safety of its citizens
Doing time like a spy : how the CIA taught me to survive and thrive in prison by John Kiriakou( )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On February 28, 2013, after pleading guilty to violating the Intelligence Identities Protection Act, John Kiriakou began serving a thirty month prison sentence. His crime: blowing the whistle on the CIA's use of torture on Al Qaeda prisoners. Doing Time Like A Spy is Kiriakou's memoir of his twenty-three months in prison. Using twenty life skills he learned in CIA operational training, he was able to keep himself safe and at the top of the prison social heap. Including his award-winning blog series "Letters from Loretto," Doing Time Like a Spy is at once a searing journal of daily prison life and an alternately funny and heartbreaking commentary on the federal prison system
 
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The reluctant spy : [my secret life in the CIA's war on terror]
Alternative Names
John Kiriakou Amerikaans data-analist

John Kiriakou US-amerikanischer Whistleblower

جان کریاکو

ジョン・キリアコウ

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The reluctant spy : [my secret life in the CIA's war on terror]