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Ted Gup

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Ted Gup

Ted Gup, author of Nation of Secrets: The Threat to Democracy and
the American Way of Life
(Doubleday), is a professor of
journalism at Case Western Reserve University. His e-mail is
tedgup at att.net.


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Long before a top bureaucrat was exposed for destroying secret interrogation tapes, the CIA shrouded his identity, making the press corps complicit in practices that would offend the nation's conscience.

A predawn fire drill propels a writer into an unexpected encounter with a former CIA director--and an unexpected lesson on the uses and limits of intelligence.