Inside Pine Gap : The Spy Who Came in from the Desert


In 1966, Australia and the US signed a treaty that allowed the establishment of a jointly run satellite tracking station, just south of Alice Springs. For more thanforty years it has operated in a shroud of secrecy and been the target of much public and political controversy. For the first time, a US high-tech spy who worked at Pine Gap for 18 years speaks out to give an insider's account of what happens behind those lockedgates in the middle of the Australian desert. Author David Rosenberg details his career with an American intelligence agency during a tumultuous period in history that covered the terms of three American Presidents, four Australian Prime Ministers, the end of the Cold War, a peace treaty read more

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ISBN:

9781742701738

Format:

Paperback

Pages:

256

Dimensions:

15cm x 23cm

RRP:

$35.00

Category:

History , Fiction , Non-Fiction

Publisher:

Hardie Grant Books

Published:

27 June 2011

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

David Rosenberg