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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
The definitive history of DARPA, the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Area 51. 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 about 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
Cataloging source
PABRO
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Jacobsen, Annie
Dewey number
355/.070973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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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 (pages 457-536) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRDBD15162039
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780316371766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
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 (pages 457-536) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
BRDBD15162039
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
552 pages
Isbn
9780316371766
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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