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The Resource The widow spy : my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow, Martha D. Peterson

The widow spy : my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow, Martha D. Peterson

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The widow spy : my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow
Title
The widow spy
Title remainder
my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow
Statement of responsibility
Martha D. Peterson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Marti Peterson spent her thirty-year career in the Central Intelligence Agency as an operations officer, earning both the prestigious Donovan Award and the George W. Bush Award for Excellence in Counterterrorism. She began professional service on the CIA's front line in Moscow, USSR, during the Cold War. Her contribution to her country originated in Pakse, Laos, during the Vietnam War, where she accompanied her husband, John, a CIA Paramilitary officer. After he was killed in a helicopter crash in 1972, Marti returned to the U.S. and entered the CIA. The story told here appears in many books about spying acitivies in the Cold War, but in the Widow Spy, she tells it as she experienced it
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
HQD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peterson, Martha Denny
Dewey number
327.1273 PETER
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Intelligence officers
  • Spies
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Peterson, Martha Denny
  • United States
  • Vietnam War (1961-1975)
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Intelligence officers
  • Military campaigns
  • Spies
  • Laos
  • Soviet Union
  • United States
Label
The widow spy : my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow, Martha D. Peterson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn781289031
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780983878124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)781289031
Label
The widow spy : my CIA journey from the jungles of Laos to prison in Moscow, Martha D. Peterson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn781289031
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
253 pages
Isbn
9780983878124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)781289031

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