Volume 52, Number 3


Unclassified extracts from Studies in Intelligence Volume 52, Number 3 (September 2008)


In Memory of Thomas Francis Troy,
CIA Teacher, historian, 1919-2008
- [PDF 21.6KB*]
Hayden Peake and Nicholas Dujmovic

Amnesia to Anamnesis
Commemoration of the Dead at CIA
- [PDF 1.3MB*]
Nicholas Dujmovic

Unraveling a Cold War Mystery
The ALFA SSN: Challenging Paradigms,
Finding New Truths, 1969-79
- [PDF 726KB*]
Gerhardt Thamm

The Youngest Operative
A Tale of Initiative Behind Enemy
Lines During WWII
- [PDF 431KB*]
Bob Bergin



Hostile Intent: U.S. Covert Operations
in Chile, 1964-1974
[PDF 41.0KB*]
David Robarge

The Intelligence Officer's Bookshelf - [PDF 190KB*]
Hayden Peake


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Bob Bergin is a former foreign service officer who has spent many years in Thailand. He has written in the history of aviation in Southeast Asia and China and on operations of the OSS in that region.

Nicholas Dujmovic is a CIA historian, veteran intelligence analyst, member of the Studies Editorial Board and a frequent contributor. He is the complier and editor of The Literary Spy.

Hayden Peake is the curator of the CIA Historical Intelligence Collection. He served in the Directorate of Science and Technology and the Directorate of Operations.

David Robarge is the CIA's Chief Historian.He is a frequent reviewer of books and contributor to Studies. He is the author of a number of classified histories, including a biography of former Director of Central Intelligence John McCone.

Gerhardt Thamm served in both Army and Navy intelligence. He was an analyst and team leader in the Office of Naval Intelligence when he wrote the enclosed article. He is now retired.

All statements of fact, opinion, or analysis expressed in this article are those of the author. Nothing in the article should be construed as asserting or implying US government endorsement of an article’s factual statements and interpretations.

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