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Wise, David 1930-

Overview
Works: 74 works in 430 publications in 14 languages and 16,844 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK468.I6, 305.26
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by David Wise
The invisible government by David Wise( Book )

82 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in 13 languages and held by 1,808 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The politics of lying: Government deception, secrecy, and power by David Wise( Book )

15 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 1,601 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Democracy under pressure; an introduction to the American political system by Milton C., Jr Cummings( Book )

83 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This textbook coincides with the 2000 Presidential election. It includes information on the fundamentals of governmental institutions. Using the theme that democracy is always under pressure, the authors examine all aspects of the political process
The American police state : the government against the people by David Wise( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1982 in English and French and held by 1,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed America by David Wise( Book )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Spy tells, for the first time, the full, authoritative story of how FBI agent Robert Hanssen, code name Grayday, spied for Russia for twenty-two years in what has been called the "worst intelligence disaster in U.S. history"--And how he was finally caught in an incredible gambit by U.S. intelligence." "David Wise, the nation's leading espionage writer, has called on his unique knowledge and unrivaled intelligence sources to write the definitive, inside story of how Robert Hanssen betrayed his country, and why." "Spy at last reveals the mind and motives of a man who was a walking paradox: FBI counterspy, KGB mole, devout Catholic, obsessed pornographer who secretly televised himself and his wife having sex so that his best friend could watch, defender of family values, fantasy James Bond who took a stripper to Hong Kong and carried a machine gun in his car trunk."--Jacket
The spy who got away : the inside story of Edward Lee Howard, the CIA agent who betrayed his country's secrets and escaped to Moscow by David Wise( Book )

11 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The C.I.A. defector who sold the agency's most sensitive information to the KGB, disappeared, then surfaced a year later in Moscow
The espionage establishment by David Wise( Book )

36 editions published between 1967 and 1976 in 5 languages and held by 984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saturday Review: "The definitive book on the espionage establishments of the superpowers!"
Cassidy's run : the secret spy war over nerve gas by David Wise( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 906 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses previously classified documents to chronicle the events surrounding an espionage operation mounted by the American government against the Soviet Union that ran for twenty-three years
The U-2 affair by David Wise( Book )

18 editions published between 1960 and 1963 in English and held by 896 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the background and international ramifications of the 1960 U-2 fiasco
Tiger trap : America's secret spy war with China by David Wise( Book )

5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and Chinese and held by 819 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of Chinese espionage in America draws on interviews with key FBI and CIA insiders, focusing on two key cases--double agent Katrina Leung and the scientist known as Tiger Trap, who was suspected of stealing nuclear weapons secrets
Nightmover : how Aldrich Ames sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 million by David Wise( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only David Wise, America's most acclaimed espionage authority, could take the reader this deep inside the CIA and the FBI. Only Wise could show how Aldrich Ames got away with high treason for so long and how the CIA's worst nightmare was allowed to come true
Molehunt : the secret search for traitors that shattered the CIA by David Wise( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 737 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the CIA's secret search for Soviet spies in its own ranks
Spectrum by David Wise( Book )

5 editions published between 1981 and 1984 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The children's game by David Wise( Book )

12 editions published between 1983 and 1986 in 4 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Samarkand dimension by David Wise( Book )

9 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Issues in the economics of aging by David Wise( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This companion volume to The Economics of Aging (1989) examines the economic consequences of an increasingly older population, focusing on the housing and living arrangements of the elderly, as well as their labor force participation and retirement
Advances in the economics of aging by David Wise( Book )

2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Other chapters consider new methodological developments in the modeling of the effects of health and wealth on living arrangement decisions; the degree of substitution between 401(k) plans and other employer-provided retirement saving arrangements; and the extent to which housing wealth is an important determinant of the consumption and saving of the elderly. In addition, two final chapters use innovative simulations that describe the implications of stylized economic models of behavior among the elderly. They examine the potentially complex relationship between health and housing decisions and the role of mobility costs and other economic factors in this relationship; and the degree to which anticipated bequests may reduce the saving of potential recipients. This timely volume will be of interest to anyone concerned with the economics of aging
Studies in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chapters cover population aging and government spending, life expectancy and health, saving for retirement and the role of 401(k) plans, demographic transition and housing values, aging in Germany and Taiwan, and the utilization of nursing homes and other long-term care. Economists, policymakers, and professionals in gerontology will find this book a useful reference for understanding the demographic and economic trends that affect the elderly
Inquiries in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Within the next 20 years, an unprecedented proportion of Americans will be over 65. New research in the economics of ageing is an essential element of understanding what the future holds for this ageing population. This text presents both empirical papers that consider questions that are fundamental to public policy and more theoretical contributions that lay groundwork for future research in the economics of ageing
Frontiers in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As America's population ages, economic research related to the elderly becomes increasingly important to public policy. Frontiers in the Economics in Aging directs attention to four topics: the role of retirement accounts, such as IRAs and 401(k)s in personal saving; the economics of health care; new advances in research methodology; and aging in relation to inequality. Some of the issues analyzed within these topics are the implications of rising personal retirement saving in recent years, how health and health insurance affect labor supply, and the effects of pensions on the distribution of
 
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Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed America
Alternative Names
David Wise écrivain américain

Uaĭz, D.

Uaĭz, D., 1930-

Uajz, D.

Wise, D. (David)

Wise, D. (David), 1930-

Ντέιβιντ Γουάιζ

ديفيد وايز، 1930-

ワイズ, D

ワイズ, D. B

ワイズ, デビッド

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Spy : the inside story of how the FBI's Robert Hanssen betrayed AmericaCassidy's run : the secret spy war over nerve gasTiger trap : America's secret spy war with ChinaNightmover : how Aldrich Ames sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 millionIssues in the economics of agingAdvances in the economics of aging