In the First Person
*A Climb to Freedom: A Personal Journey in Virginia Hall’s Steps
Craig R. Gralley
Data as Corporate Asset
*Private-Sector Applications of Data Science
The Life of John Le Carré
*A Convivial Excursion, “Blending experience with imagination”-A Review of The Pigeon Tunnel
Intelligence in Public Media
The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare: How Churchill’s Secret Warriors Set Europe Ablaze and Gave Birth to Modern Black Ops
The Ministry of Ungentlemanly Warfare: Churchill’s Mavericks: Plotting Hitler’s Defeat Giles Milton
Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS, Britain’s Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of War
Reviewed by J. R. Seeger
Our Man in Charleston: Britain’s Secret Agent in the Civil War South
Reviewed by Clayton Laurie
The Swamp Fox: How Francis Marion Saved the American Revolution
Reviewed by David A. Foy
The English Teacher
Yiftach Reivher Atir
Reviewed by John Kavangh
Intelligence in Public Literature
Intelligence Officer’s Bookshelf
Compiled and reviewed by Hayden Peake
David A. Foy is the Intelligence Community historian on the History Staff of the Center for the Study of Intelligence. He is a frequent contributor of book reviews.
Craig R. Gralley is a former intelligence officer with CIA. He was chief speechwriter for three directors of central intelligence. He recently completed work on an MA in Writing at The Johns Hopkins University and is finishing a novel about the life and career of Virginia Hall.
John Kavanagh is a retired CIA operations officer and frequent, and award-winning, reviewer.
Doug Laney is Vice President and Distinguished Analyst on the Chief Data Office Research Team for the consulting firm Gartner, Inc.
Clayton Laurie is a historian serving in the CIA History Staff.
Hayden Peake has served in the CIA’s Directorates of Operations and Science and Technology. He has been compiling and writing reviews for the “Intelligence Officer’s Bookshelf” since December 2002.
David Robarge is the CIA’s Chief Historian and manager of CIA’s History Staff in the Center for the Study of Intelligence.
J.R. Seeger is a retired operations officer. He is a frequent reviewer of works on paramilitary operations.