By William F. Buckley
within the bleakest hours of the chilly conflict, the CIA did bad issues. The employer prepared coups, assassinations, and wars, yet regardless of how darkish their tools, they did it for the USA. Senator Hugh Blanton doesn't comprehend this. A bleeding-heart liberal with an impeccable educational pedigree, he got here to Washington with one target in brain: neutering the CIA. His top goal is Blackford Oakes—the agency’s such a lot dependent chilly warrior—whose shadowy earlier Blanton desires to disclose to the area. yet Oakes won't testify, lest he be compelled to expose the secrets and techniques of Operation Cyclops.
within the final days of the chilly battle, because the USSR moved towards glasnost, the CIA grew to become conscious of a Russian plot to assassinate optimum Gorbachev. the single individual Oakes instructed was once President Reagan, with whom he was once compelled to come to a decision if the chief of the evil empire could dwell or die.
A Very deepest Plot is the tenth ebook within the Blackford Oakes Mysteries, yet you could get pleasure from studying the sequence in any order.
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A Very Private Plot (The Blackford Oakes Mysteries Book 10) by William F. Buckley