Secret Empire: Eisenhower, the CIA, and the Hidden Story of America's Space Espionage

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Philip Taubman

Narrated By: Michael Prichard

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: October 2003

Duration: 15 hours 41 minutes


During the early and most dangerous years of the cold war, a handful of Americans, led by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, revolutionized spying and warfare. In great secrecy and beyond the prying eyes of Congress and the press, they built exotic new machines that opened up the Soviet Union to surveillance and protected the United States from surprise nuclear attack. Secret Empire is the dramatic story of these men and their inventions, told in full for the first time.
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