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Wise, David 1930-

Overview
Works: 70 works in 410 publications in 13 languages and 16,068 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Conference papers and proceedings  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK468.I6, 327.1247073
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Most widely held works by David Wise
The invisible government by David Wise( Book )

79 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in 13 languages and held by 1,818 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 1,606 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

80 editions published between 1971 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,596 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 1,358 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 1,154 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 1,110 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 997 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 )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and Chinese and held by 919 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 905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the background and international ramifications of the 1960 U-2 fiasco
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 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

He caused ten CIA agents - Soviet intelligence officers working for the United States - to be executed. He betrayed countless other CIA agents, condemning them to harsh prison sentences in the Soviet gulag. He sold dozens, perhaps as many as hundreds, of CIA operations to the KGB. The director of the Central Intelligence Agency compared him - unfavorably - to Benedict Arnold. He was Moscow's mole inside the CIA for almost nine years. The KGB thought him so valuable that it paid him $2.7 million and promised him $1.9 million more - a total of $4.6 million. He was the highest paid spy in the history of the world. His FBI code name was NIGHTMOVER. His name was Aldrich Ames. Now, David Wise tells the inside story of the most damaging spy since the creation of the CIA in 1947 at the start of the cold war
Molehunt : the secret search for traitors that shattered the CIA by David Wise( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 741 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 496 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 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Samarkand dimension by David Wise( Book )

6 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and Japanese and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Graphic design by David Wise( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to design which explains the important role graphics play in our lives
The design process by David Wise( Book )

4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to design which looks at the stages in the process of designing an item. Takes an historical as well as a contemporary view. Projects are included
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

This volume presents innovative research on issues of importance to the well-being of older persons: labor market behavior, health care, housing and living arrangements, and saving and wealth. Specific topics include the effect of labor market rigidities on the employment of older workers; the effect on retirement of the availability of continuation coverage benefits; and the influence of the prospective payment system (PPS) on rising Medicare costs. Also considered are the effects of health and wealth on living arrangement decisions; the incentive effects of employer-provided pension plans; t
Topics in the economics of aging by David Wise( )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original essays and commentary in this volume?the third in a series reporting the results of the NBER Economics of Aging Program?address issues that are of particular importance to the well-being of individuals as they age and to a society at large that is composed increasingly of older persons. The contributors examine social security reform, including an analysis of the Japanese system; present the startling finding that the vast majority of people choose the wrong accumulation strategies for their pension plans; explore the continuing consequences of the decline in support of parents by
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
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 gasNightmover : how Aldrich Ames sold the CIA to the KGB for $4.6 millionAdvances in the economics of aging