The role of covert action in intelligence and foreign policy The "romances" of covert action Covert action policy and pitfalls The military and peacetime covert action The discipline of covert action Approval and review of covert action programs in the modern era Harry S. Truman Dwight D. Eisenhower John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson Richard M. Nixon and Gerald R. Ford Jimmy Carter Ronald W. Reagan George H.W. Bush and William J. Clinton Conclusion.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -275) and index.