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The Resource The agency : a history of the CIA, Professor Hugh Wilford

The agency : a history of the CIA, Professor Hugh Wilford

Label
The agency : a history of the CIA
Title
The agency
Title remainder
a history of the CIA
Statement of responsibility
Professor Hugh Wilford
Contributor
Author
Presenter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Follow a noted CIA expert and uncover how the CIA has shaped modern world history."--Container
Member of
Cataloging source
KTP
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
327.1
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
A346 2019
PerformerNote
Lecturer: Professor Hugh Wilford, California State University
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wilford, Hugh
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
Great courses. History. Modern history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Intelligence service
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The agency : a history of the CIA, Professor Hugh Wilford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course No. 8000"--Container
  • Contains 24 lectures; 30 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 249 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • U-2 spy missions and battleground Berlin
  • The CIA in Syria, Indonesia, and the Congo
  • Under orders: the agency targets Castro
  • Missile crisis in Cuba and at Langley
  • Unquiet American: Edward Lansdale in Vietnam
  • CIA fronts and the Ramparts exposé.
  • Disc 3.
  • Spies in Hollywood: romance and thriller
  • Nixon, Kissinger, and the coup in Chile
  • Watergate, Nixon, and the family jewels
  • Disc 1.
  • James Angleton and the great CIA molehunt
  • Colby, Church, and the CIA crisis of 1975
  • The CIA, Carter, and the hostage crisis in Iran.
  • Disc 4.
  • Reagan, Casey, and the Iran-Contra scandal
  • Afghanistan, the Soviets, and the CIA
  • Intelligence failure: the road to 9/11
  • CIA advance in Afghanistan, retreat in Iraq
  • CIA renditions, interrogations, and drones
  • The CIA balance sheet: wins and losses
  • Secrecy, democracy, and the birth of the CIA
  • George Kennan and the rise of covert ops
  • The CIA, China, and the Korean War
  • The Iran coup of August 1953
  • Regime change in Guatemala
  • Operation rollback in Eastern Europe.
  • Disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781980047254
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0792
  • ID8000A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)on1090739669
System details
DVD; Dolby surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The agency : a history of the CIA, Professor Hugh Wilford
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Course No. 8000"--Container
  • Contains 24 lectures; 30 minutes per lecture
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 249 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • U-2 spy missions and battleground Berlin
  • The CIA in Syria, Indonesia, and the Congo
  • Under orders: the agency targets Castro
  • Missile crisis in Cuba and at Langley
  • Unquiet American: Edward Lansdale in Vietnam
  • CIA fronts and the Ramparts exposé.
  • Disc 3.
  • Spies in Hollywood: romance and thriller
  • Nixon, Kissinger, and the coup in Chile
  • Watergate, Nixon, and the family jewels
  • Disc 1.
  • James Angleton and the great CIA molehunt
  • Colby, Church, and the CIA crisis of 1975
  • The CIA, Carter, and the hostage crisis in Iran.
  • Disc 4.
  • Reagan, Casey, and the Iran-Contra scandal
  • Afghanistan, the Soviets, and the CIA
  • Intelligence failure: the road to 9/11
  • CIA advance in Afghanistan, retreat in Iraq
  • CIA renditions, interrogations, and drones
  • The CIA balance sheet: wins and losses
  • Secrecy, democracy, and the birth of the CIA
  • George Kennan and the rise of covert ops
  • The CIA, China, and the Korean War
  • The Iran coup of August 1953
  • Regime change in Guatemala
  • Operation rollback in Eastern Europe.
  • Disc 2.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781980047254
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • GV0792
  • ID8000A-01
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)on1090739669
System details
DVD; Dolby surround; region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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