1st Edition

The Clandestine Cold War in Asia, 1945-65 Western Intelligence, Propaganda and Special Operations

    312 Pages
    by Routledge

    316 Pages
    by Routledge

    A range of clandestine Cold War activities in Asia, from intelligence and propaganda to special operations and security support, is examined here. The contributions draw on newly-opened archives and a two-day conference on the subject.

    RUSI Journal, August 2000

    "A useful, even exhilarating account of many subplots and sideshows to the histrionics at the apex of the international security system that largely defined post-1945 history."


    "Anyone interested in intelligence, propaganda, special operations and security in Asia"s Cold War will find this comprehensive account thought provoking."

    RUSI Journal,August 2000

    "a useful, even exhilarating account"

    " a welcome contribution to the field of intelligence studies... a useful volume for Cold War scholars of Asia that reflects new archival discoveries and raises interesting questions for further research"

    - Intelligence and National Security


    Richard J. Aldrich, Ming-Yeh Rawnsley, Ming-Yeh Rawnsley