Mossad

Mossad

The Greatest Missions of the Israeli Secret Service

Book - 2012
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The Mossad is widely recognized today as the best intelligence service in the world. It is also the most enigmatic, shrouded in secrecy. This book unveils the defining and most dangerous operations that have shaped Israel and the world at large from the agency's more than sixty-year history, among them: the capture of Adolf Eichmann, the eradication of Black September, the destruction of the Syrian nuclear facility, and the elimination of key Iranian nuclear scientists. Through intensive research and exclusive interviews with Israeli leaders and Mossad agents, authors Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal re-create these missions in detail, bringing to life the heroic operatives who risked everything in the face of unimaginable danger.--From publisher description.

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"This book tells what should have been known and isn't—that Israel's hidden force is as formidable as its recognized physical strength."
— Israeli President Shimon Peres

For decades, Israel's renowned security arm, the Mossad, has been widely recognized as the best intelligence service in the world. In Mossad, authors Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal take us behind the closed curtain with riveting, eye-opening, boots-on-the-ground accounts of the most dangerous, most crucial missions in the agency's 60-year history. These are real Mission: Impossible true stories brimming with high-octane action—from the breathtaking capture of Nazi executioner Adolph Eichmann to the recent elimination of key Iranian nuclear scientists. Anyone who is fascinated by the world of international espionage, intelligence, and covert "Black-Ops" warfare will find Mossad electrifying reading.



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Drawn from intensive research and exclusive interviews with Israeli leaders and Mossad agents, this gripping history of the best--and most enigmatic--intelligence service in the world brings to life the heroic operatives who risked everything in the face of unimaginable danger. 30,000 first printing.
Drawn from intensive research and exclusive interviews with Israeli leaders and Mossad agents, a history of the most enigmatic intelligence service in the world brings to life the heroic operatives who risked everything in the face of unimaginable danger.

Publisher: New York : Ecco, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780062123404
0062123408
Branch Call Number: 327.1256 B289m
Characteristics: xi, 388 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Mishal, Nissim 1949-

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Jun 17, 2017

Very exciting read. Real life cloak and dagger stuff. It's like reading a spy thriller but history!

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