The Secrets of the FBI

The Secrets of the FBI

By Ronald Kessler

Broadway Books, Paperback, 9780307719706, 298pp.

Publication Date: August 7, 2012

Description

"The Secrets of the FBI" by New York Times bestselling author Ronald Kessler reveals the FBI's most closely guarded secrets and the secrets of celebrities, politicians, and movie stars uncovered by agents during their investigations.
Based on inside access, the book presents revelations about the raid on Osama bin Laden's compound, the recent Russian spy swap, Marilyn Monroe's death, Vince Foster's suicide, and J. Edgar Hoover's sexual orientation. For the first time, it tells how the FBI caught spy Robert Hanssen in its midst and how the FBI breaks into homes, offices, and embassies to plant bugging devices without getting caught.
From Watergate to Waco, from congressional scandals to the killing of bin Laden, "The Secrets of the FBI" presents headline-making disclosures about the most important figures and events of our time.

"From the Hardcover edition.



About the Author
Ronald Kessler is the "New York Times" bestselling author of more than a dozen non-fiction books, including "The Bureau: The Secret History of the FBI, Inside the White House, The FBI, Inside the CIA, Moscow Station, The Sins of the Father: Joseph P. Kennedy and the Dynasty He Founded, Inside Congress, " and "The CIA at War: Inside the Secret Campaign Against Terror". A former" Washington Post" and "Wall Street Journal" investigative reporter, Kessler has won sixteen journalism awards, including two George Polk Awards. Kessler lives with his wife Pamela in Potomac, Maryland.