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Trento, Joseph John 1947-

Overview
Works: 24 works in 73 publications in 7 languages and 4,400 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: TL789.8.U5, 363.124
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Most widely held works by Joseph John Trento
Prescription for disaster by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
8 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows NASA through seven presidential administrations. Examines how political decisions effected its achievements and technological competence
The secret history of the CIA by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
16 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 795 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The CIA was founded on the best of intentions - to battle the Soviet Empire during the Cold War. For over 50 years, hundreds of men and women in America's foremost intelligence agency have engaged nobly in espionage that was both risky and mysterious, in the name of national security. But the real CIA, as revealed in this book, was an organization haunted from the very beginning by missed opportunities, internal rivalries, mismanagement, and Soviet moles."--BOOK JACKET
Widows by William R Corson ( Book )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration by Richard Hirsch ( Book )
5 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unsafe at any altitude : failed terrorism investigations, scapegoating 9/11, and the shocking truth about aviation security today by Susan B Trento ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Offers a behind-the-scenes look at the government's attempts to make flying safer for Americans, revealing how their plans have failed and caused the nation's airports to be even more unsafe than they were before September 11, 2001
Prelude to terror : the rogue CIA and the legacy of America's private intelligence network by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exposes the "private" intelligence network that emerged when Jimmy Carter fired key operatives from the CIA--an organization that was central to the Iran-Contra scandal, as well as other more recent events
America and the Islamic bomb : the deadly compromise by David Armstrong ( Book )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The turbulent nation of Pakistan, where Osama bin Laden is far more popular than George W. Bush, possesses a Nuclear arsenal built with technology from the United States and Europe and financed with the help of America's allies in the Muslim world. Its dictatorial president, Pervez Musharraf, faces widespread civil opposition, and militant extremists threaten his life every day. The nuclear weapons programs in North Korea and Iran, as well as Libya's now-defunct atomic effort, relied heavily on expertise and materials provided by the nuclear smuggling network headed by Pakistan's national hero, A. Q. Khan. The United States - from Carter and Reagan, through Bush I, Clinton, and the current president - and other Western governments knew all along that Pakistan was first developing and then exporting nuclear technology, yet consistently turned a blind eye in order to gain Pakistan's cooperation during the Cold War and, more recently, in the war on terror. As a result of this Faustian bargain, nuclear technology has been allowed to spread far and wide, dramatically increasing the chances that terrorists or unfriendly regimes will someday get their hands on an atomic device."--BOOK JACKET
Unsafe at any altitude : exposing the illusion of aviation security by Susan B Trento ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Widows by William R Corson ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The boys from Berlin : the secret history of the CIA by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maulwürfe : die geheimen Kriege des KGB gegen die USA by William R Corson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in German and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La historia secreta de la CIA by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2004 in Spanish and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forbidden truth : U.S.-Taliban secret oil diplomacy and the failed hunt for Bin Laden by Jean-Charles Brisard ( Book )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explores the United States' hidden interests in Afghanistan, reveals an intricate network of Saudi-based support for Osama bin Laden, and discusses the impact of U.S./Saudi relations upon the War on Terrorism
Veuves : des taupes soviétiques au cœur des services secrets américains by William R Corson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in French and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Infiltraties : Sovjetagenten in de CIA by William R Corson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in Dutch and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Onderzoek naar de verdachte dood van drie topagenten van de CIA en de vraag of ze KGB-infiltranten waren
Maulwürfe : d. geheimen Kriege d. KGB gegen d. USA by William R Corson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Viudas by William R Corson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in Spanish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tajné dějiny CIA by Joseph John Trento ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Czech and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La historia secreta de la CIA / J.J. Trento ; tr. por Inés Belaustegui Trías by Joseph John Trento ( )
in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Se presenta la historia de Estados Unidos sobre la ambición y la traición, más que logros patrióticos. No es la historia de Norteamérica derrotando al comunismo ateo y ganando la guerra fría, es lo que sucedió cuándo una época de miedo forzó a entregar un extraordinario poder a una agencia gubernamental que estaba dirigida por seres humanos con debilidades propias de todas las personas, en la que el oportunismo, la crueldad, los intereses personales y el orgullo desmesurado lucharon por el poder en el trasfondo de la oscuridad
Mio marito è una spia by William R Corson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Trento, Joseph.
Trento, Joseph, 1947-
Trento, Joseph J.
Trento, Joseph J. 1947-
Trento, Joseph John
Languages
English (54)
Spanish (7)
German (3)
French (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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