Intelligence Studies

Volume 54, No. 3

September 2010

Unclassified Extracts from Studies in Intelligence


Intelligence Community Reform:

A Cultural Evolution

Robert Cardillo

Open Source Insights

Origins and Current State of Japan’s Reconnaissance Satellite Program

William W. Radcliffe

Cross References

The National Cryptologic Museum Library

Eugene Becker

Intelligence in Public Literature

Why Intelligence Fails: Lessons from the Iranian Revolution and the Iraq War

Torrey Froscher

A Fiery Peace in a Cold War: Bernard Schriever and the Ultimate Weapon

Matthew P.

The Intelligence Officer’s Bookshelf

Compiled and Reviewed by Hayden B. Peake


Eugene Becker is the president of the National Cryptologic Museum Foundation.

Robert Cardillo was Deputy Director for Analysis at DIA when his article was prepared. He is now Deputy Director of National Intelligence for Intelligence Integration.

Torrey Froscher was Deputy Director for Analysis for the Center for Weapons Intelligence, Nonproliferation, and Arms Control in the Directorate of Intelligence before his retirement in 2006. He now works for CENTRA Technology, Inc.

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

Matthew P. is a National Clandestine Service officer currently assigned to CIA’s History Staff.

William W. Radcliffe is an open source officer who specializes in Asian security issues. He works on material in three foreign languages.