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West-Bloc Dissident

A Cold War Political Memoir

by William Blum

  • 369 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Soft Skull Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Political activism,
  • Political leaders & leadership,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Dissenters,
  • Social Science,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • USA,
  • Poverty,
  • Political,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • Current Affairs & Politics,
  • Blum, William,
  • Biography,
  • Political activists,
  • Radicals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8707615M
    ISBN 101887128727
    ISBN 109781887128728

      To read about my State Department and other adventures, see my book West-Bloc Dissident: A Cold War Memoir () See Rogue State: A Guide to the World’s Only Superpower, chap for the notes for the above. The Best of William Blum. Tags. William Blum is a controversial political writer and book author whose writing is critical of American foreign policy. In his written work, he attempts to bring attention to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and its work around the world, which he sees as a force for evil. West-Bloc Dissident: A .

    Noam Chomsky called it ‘Far and away the best book on the topic.’ In he was one of the recipients of a Project Censored award for ‘exemplary journalism.’ Blum is also the author of Rogue State: A Guide to the World’s Only Superpower, West-Bloc Dissident: A Cold War Memoir, and Freeing the World to Death: Essays on the American. William Blum died in Virginia early this morning on December 9, He was surrounded by friends and family after falling in his Washtington D.C. apartment and sustaining serious wounds 65 days ago. He was 85 years old. Bill was born March 6, at Beth Moses Hospital in Brooklyn, N.Y. and became an American author, [ ].

    William Blum is a controversial political writer and book author whose writing is critical of American foreign policy. In his written work, he attempts to bring attention to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), and its work around the world, which he sees as a force for evil. West-Bloc Dissident: A Cold War Political Memoir--by William. Her second book The Romanov Sisters, offering a never-before-seen glimpse at the lives of the Tsar's beautiful daughters and a celebration of their unique stories, will be published in The brutal murder of the Russian Imperial family on the night of July 16–17, has .


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