1st Edition

Secrets of Signals Intelligence During the Cold War From Cold War to Globalization

Edited By Matthew M. Aid, Cees Wiebes Copyright 2001
    362 Pages
    by Routledge

    362 Pages
    by Routledge

    In recent years the importance of Signals Intelligence (Sigint) has become more prominent, especially the capabilities of reading and deciphering diplomatic, military and commercial communications of other nations. This work reveals the role of intercepting messages during the Cold War.

    Frankfurter Algemeine Zeitung

    "This volume shows that historians and political scientists can no longer ignore the importance of "signals intelligence" in the history of international relations since 1945."


    "Such detailed accounts on specific SIGINT operations are rare, and offer a glimpse of what is missing from the acknowledged history of the Cold War."


    "this excellent book provides an abundance of interesting information...it belongs in your personal library


    Matthew M. Aid, Cees Wiebes