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|Title||:||Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond|
|Author||:||A. Ross Johnson|
|Publisher||:||Woodrow Wilson Center Press / Stanford University Press|
|Number of Pages||:||304|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty: The CIA Years and Beyond i Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty i examines the first twenty years of the organization policies and impact of Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty arguably one of the most important and successful policy instruments of the United States during the Cold War .
The book is based on extensive archival research both in the U S and in Germany Poland and Hungary as well as on interviews and the author s own experiences It uses CIA materials in part declassified at the request of the author extensively Johnson concentrates on the origins and role of RFE RL in the context of U S national security strategy with particular attention to the role of the Central Intelligence Agency in covertly organizing and funding RFE RL from to And he details RFE activities during the most important East European crises of the era Poland and Hungary in and Czechoslovakia in .
The study concludes with an analysis of the factors that accounted for RFE RL s effectiveness which may offer lessons today as the United States tries to win the hearts and minds of foreign elites and populations and promote positive political change particularly in the Muslim world