The Embassy [https://www.amazon.com/Embassy-Story-War-Diplomacy/dp/0825308259%3FSubscriptionId%3DAKIAILSHYYTFIVPWUY6Q%26tag%3Dduckduckgo-d-20%26linkCode%3Dxm2%26camp%3D2025%26creative%3D165953%26creativeASIN%3D0825308259] is a graphic, cinematic retelling of the harrowing climax of the Liberian civil war and the U.S. and West African role in ending it. Through interviews with the
Jill S. Russell is a military historian whose interests lie in contemporary security affairs. She has recently submitted her doctoral dissertation on logistics, subsistence and American strategic culture. She has worked as a defence consultant and in the American professional military education system. You can find her writing at Strife
Howard Kaplan wrote his debut espionage novel, The Damascus Cover [http://www.amazon.com/Damascus-Cover-Jerusalem-Spy-Book/dp/0990526305/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1446524012&sr=8-1&keywords=the+damascus+cover] , nearly forty years ago. He joins me to discuss the book, the recently completed the film adaptation [http://www.
Theodore W. Weaver is a former Intelligence Officer within the CIA’s National Clandestine Service and the Directorate of Science and Technology. He has close to a decade working as a Special Agent with several Federal agencies and has worked against counter proliferation, human trafficking/smuggling, child exploitation, Intellectual Property
Amalie Flynn is an American writer and the author of two blogs: Wife and War [http://www.wifeandwar.wordpress.com/] andSeptember Eleventh [http://www.septembereleventh.wordpress.com/]. Flynn’s Wife and War poetry has appeared in The New York Times at War [http://atwar.blogs.nytimes.com/author/amalie-flynn/] and