The Resource The Pentagon's brain : an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency, Annie Jacobsen

The Pentagon's brain : an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency, Annie Jacobsen

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The Pentagon's brain : an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency
Title
The Pentagon's brain
Title remainder
an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency
Statement of responsibility
Annie Jacobsen
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
No one has ever written the history of the Defense Department's most secret, most powerful and most controversial military science R&D agency. In the first-ever history of the organization, New York Times bestselling author Annie Jacobsen draws on inside sources, exclusive interviews, private documents and declassified memos to paint a picture of DARPA, or "the Pentagon's brain," from its Cold War inception in 1958 to the present. This is the book on DARPA - a compelling narrative about this clandestine intersection of science and the American military and the often frightening results
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobsen, Annie
Dewey number
355.070973
Illustrations
  • plates
  • photographs
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • National security
  • Military art and science
  • Science and state
  • Military research
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The Pentagon's brain : an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency, Annie Jacobsen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
552 pages, [16] pages
Isbn
9780316349475
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
photographs
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316349475
Label
The Pentagon's brain : an uncensored history of DARPA, America's top secret military research agency, Annie Jacobsen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
552 pages, [16] pages
Isbn
9780316349475
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
photographs
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780316349475

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