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Author Melton, H. Keith (Harold Keith), 1944-

Title The official CIA manual of trickery and deception / H. Keith Melton and Robert Wallace.

Imprint New York, NY : William Morrow, c2009.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    327.1273 MEL    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xiv, 248 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: The legacy of MKULTRA and the missing magic manuals -- Some operational applications of the art of deception -- Introduction and general comments on the art of deception -- Handling of tablets -- Handling of powders -- Handling of liquids -- Surreptitious removal of objects -- Special aspects of deception for women -- Surreptitious removal of objects by women -- Working as a team -- Recognition signals.
Summary The manuals reprinted in this work represent the only known complete copy of Mulholland's instructions for CIA officers on the magician's art of deception and secret communications written to counter Soviet mind-control and interrogation techniques.
Subject United States. Central Intelligence Agency -- History -- Miscellanea.
Project MKULTRA -- History -- Miscellanea.
Espionage, American -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Intelligence service -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Magic tricks -- Political aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Deception -- Political aspects -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Psychotropic drugs -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Behavior modification -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Added Author Wallace, Robert.
Cover Title Official C.I.A. manual of trickery and deception
Added Title C.I.A. manual of trickery and deception
CIA manual of trickery and deception
ISBN 9780061725890
0061725897

 
    
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