Prados, John

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The Ghosts of Langley: Into the CIA's Heart of Darkness

The personalities explored and the exploits of the agency are viewed in a biased and negative light that may prove distracting to the listener.

The Family Jewels: The CIA, Secrecy, and Presidential Power

Prados writes with obvious passion, and his topic couldn't be more important or timely. Those unaware of the history of the events discussed may find themselves overwhelmed by the sheer amount of detail provided, but this volume is recommended to those who can stay the course.

In Country

Readers looking for the memories of civilians stationed in Vietnam, nurses, and North Vietnamese soldiers should turn to Christian Appy's Patriots: The Vietnam War Remembered for All Sides and Olga Gruhzit-Hoyt's A Time Remembered: American Women in the Vietnam War. Recommended to general readers of military history and Vietnam-era specialists.

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