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The Iran-Contra scandal

the declassified history

by Peter Kornbluh

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Published by New Press, Distributed by W.W. Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Iran-Contra Affair, 1985-1990 -- History -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Peter Kornbluh and Malcolm Byrne.
    ContributionsKornbluh, Peter., Byrne, Malcolm.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE876 .I735 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 412 p. :
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1744704M
    ISBN 101565840240, 156584047X
    LC Control Number92053732

    Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power. In this Book. Additional Information. Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power Buy This Book in Print. Project MUSE Mission. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources Cited by: 3. The Iran-Contra affair was a scandal that happened from August to March The scandal involved the United States Government selling weapons to Iran in exchange for hostages and to fund the Nicaraguan Contras. It happened under President Ronald Reagan's government. When 1, missiles were shipped three hostages were released but those three hostages were soon replaced with three .

    Aug 27,  · For that reason, for those interested in studying the Iran-Contra scandal, books like Lawrence Walsh’s “Firewall” and “The Iran-Contra Scandal: A Declassified History”, by the researchers of the National Security Archive, are essential readings. Jun 04,  · How John Kerry Exposed the Iran-Contra Scandal and Showed the Cracks in the War on Drugs “Can’t you tell that I came from the dope game? — Blame Reagan for making me into a monster — Blame Oliver North and Iran-Contra — I ran contraband that they sponsored” — Jay-Z, “Blue Magic” (LOS ANGELES) – [ ].

    May 06,  · Capital Games; From Iran-contra to Iraq From Iran-contra to Iraq. The George W. Bush presidency has been one long rehab session for the Iran-contra scoundrels of . Sep 19,  · Books of The Times; Shedding Clear Light On Iran-Contra Affair. What the book is really about is not so much the President's state of mind in and his staff's reaction to it as its.


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The Iran-Contra scandal by Peter Kornbluh Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is a very good overview of the Iran-Contra scandal, and it is well written. It actually goes into great depth about the intricate activities that encompassed the selling of Cited by: 3.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Iran-Contra: Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power. Iran-contra affair, in U.S. history, secret arrangement in the s to provide funds to the Nicaraguan contra rebels from profits gained by selling arms to Iran.

The Iran-contra affair was the product of two separate initiatives during the administration of President Ronald Reagan.

Iran-Contra Affair, s U.S. political scandal in which the National Security Council (NSC) became involved in secret weapons transactions and other activities that either were prohibited by the U.S. Congress or violated the stated public policy of the government.

(shelved 1 time as iran-contra-affair) avg rating — 17, ratings — published CIA involvement in trafficking is usually alleged to be connected to the Contra war in Nicaragua and the Iran–Contra affair during the Reagan Administration.

In its spokesman acknowledged that funds from sales of cocaine smuggled into the US had helped fund the Contra rebels, but said that the smuggling The Iran-Contra scandal book not authorized by the US. Sep 05,  · Iran-Contra Revisited New Book Places Reagan at Center of s Scandal Lack of Legal or Legislative Closure to Affair Opened Path to Future Presidential Abuses Narrative Spotlights Iranian, Israeli, Nicaraguan Perspectives National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No.

Posted September 5, For more information contact. Jan 28,  · The Iran-Contra Affair, also known as “The Iran-Contra Scandal” and “Irangate,” may not have happened were it not for the political climate in the early s. Becoming Citizens in the Age of Television: How Americans Challenged the Media and Seized Political Initiative during the Iran-Contra Debate (Hardcover).

This electronic briefing book is compiled from declassified documents obtained by the National Security Archive, including the notebooks kept by NSC aide and Iran-contra figure Oliver North, electronic mail messages written by high-ranking Reagan administration officials, memos detailing the contra war effort, and FBI and DEA reports.

Malcolm Byrne is the deputy director and director of research at the National Security Archive. He coedited the Archive’s first book on the Iran-Contra scandal, The Chronology: The Documented Day-by-Day Account of the Secret.

Sep 04,  · Malcolm Byrne talked about his book, Iran-Contra: Reagan’s Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power, in which he looks at the Iran-Contra texasbestchambers.com Byrne used declassified.

Dec 21,  · The presidency survived the Watergate, Iran-contra and Clinton scandals. Trump will exact a higher toll. Histories of past presidential scandals reveal common threads and turning points -- Author: Carlos Lozada.

Iran-Contra Reagan's Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power (Book): Byrne, Malcolm: "The most complete, accurate, and up-to-date account of two secret but illicit operations approved by President Ronald Reagan, the firestorm of controversy caused by their exposure to public view, the administration's attempts to cover-up the trail of evidence that led to the White House, and.

Nov 15,  · The Iran-Contra scandal: the declassified history Item Preview The Iran-Contra scandal: the declassified history by Kornbluh, Peter; Byrne, Malcolm. Publication date Contains a complete summary of every known relevant fact connected with the Iran-Contra scandal Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IAPages: Nov 25,  · Washington, D.C., November 25, – Exactly thirty years ago, President Ronald Reagan announced to the nation – after weeks of denials – that members of his White House staff had engaged in a web of covert intrigue linking illicit U.S.

support for a guerrilla war in Central America with an illegal and politically explosive arms-for-hostages bargain with the Islamic Republic. Nov 24,  · The Iran-Contra Affair 20 Years On. Documents Spotlight Role of Reagan, Top Aides. Pentagon Nominee Robert Gates Among Many Prominent Figures Involved in the Scandal.

National Security Archive Electronic Briefing Book No. Posted - November 24, This informative book describes the Iran-Contra scandal. It chronicles the lies and deception perpetrated by members of the Reagan administration and offers a l. Sep 11,  · Suggested terms to look for include - diary, diaries, letters, papers, documents, documentary or correspondence.

Combine these these terms with the event or. Welcome. Welcome to “Understanding the Iran-Contra Affairs,” the only comprehensive website on the famous Reagan-era government scandal, which stemmed from the U.S.

government's policies toward two seemingly unrelated countries, Nicaragua and Iran. The National Security Archive, a private public interest agency founded in to break through the codes of government secrecy, has assembled documents concerning the Iran-Contra scandal, covering the period from Reagan's original presidential finding on December 1, to Bush's grant of executive clemency on December 24, But the history of Bush’s involvement in the Iran-Contra scandal is not one of nobility and virtue.

The object lesson, in fact, is that even our most revered leaders are fallible human beings.Jan 28,  · In his book Iran-Contra, Malcolm Byrne describes the details of the confusing scandal that raised the prospect of Presidential impeachment. A book signing will follow the program.

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