The CIA Author:Victor Marchetti, John D. Marks The CIA went to court long before publication to try to suppress this book by a former CIA senior official and ex-State Department Intelligence expert. The CIA declared this book would harm national security. The courts decided otherwise. The only thing this book can harm is the sinister clandestine activities of the CIA. — "Lifts the lid off the... more » CIA as no other book, laying bare its methods and operations". - John Barkham Reviews
"Some has finally ripped the blood-stained cloak off the CIA....Congress and the American people should be shocked by this book." - Cleveland Press
Victor Marchetti is a veteran of 14 years with the CIA, where he rose to be executive assistant to the Deputy Director.
In five years with the State Department, John D Marks worked as an analyst and as staff assistant to the Intelligence Director, before leaving to become executive assistant to Senator Clifford Case of New Jersey.« less