The Clandestine Cold War in Asia, 1945-65: Western Intelligence, Propaganda and Special Operations, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Clandestine Cold War in Asia, 1945-65

Western Intelligence, Propaganda and Special Operations, 1st Edition

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


316 pages

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pub: 2000-05-01
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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.

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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

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / Military / General
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Freedom & Security / International Security