Encyclopedia of Espionage, Intelligence and Security, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0787677620
  • ISBN-13: 9780787677626
  • DDC: 327.1203
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1319 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2004 | Published/Released December 2003
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2004

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This set is a comprehensive guide to the history, uses, related scientific principles and technology of espionage and intelligence. The Encyclopedia includes approximately 800 entries, written by experts in the field, ranging in length from 300 to 2,500 words. Topics covered range from the historical use of espionage to the emerging use of technology in modern espionage and counterintelligence. Additional features include more than 300 photographs and illustrations; a chronology, glossary and bibliography; and a comprehensive subject index.

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  • Casebound Edition

    ISBN-10: 0787675466 | ISBN-13: 9780787675462


"Eight hundred articles arranged alphabetically; the overall organization is logical and friendly to the average reader. This is an excellent general resource for high school students and the general public. The books are a sound starter resource for undergraduate students." -- Georgetown University Library's Guide to Research (February 2005)

— Voice of Youth Advocates

"Its emphasis is on science, technology, and organizational structure, with considerable consideration given to the recent concerns of international terorism and homeland security...entries are competent,..The set is useful,.."--ARBA (2004)