Blank spots on the map: the dark geography of the Pentagon's secret world

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Dutton/Penguin Group,
Pub. Date:
2009.
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English
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Welcome to a top-level clearance world that doesn't exist...Now with updated material for the paperback edition.This is the adventurous, insightful, and often chilling story of a road trip through a shadow nation of state secrets, clandestine military bases, black sites, hidden laboratories, and top-secret agencies that make up what insiders call the "black world."Here, geographer and provocateur Trevor Paglen knocks on the doors of CIA prisons, stakes out a covert air base in Nevada from a mountaintop 30 miles away, dissects the Defense Department's multibillion dollar "black" budget, and interviews those who live on the edges of these blank spots. Whether Paglen reports from a hotel room in Vegas, a secret prison in Kabul, or a trailer in Shoshone Indian territory, he is impassioned, rigorous, relentless-and delivers eye-opening details.
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title_display Blank spots on the map : the dark geography of the Pentagon's secret world
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title_sub the dark geography of the Pentagon's secret world