Ghost plane the true story of the CIA torture program by Stephen Grey

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York, NY .

Written in English

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StatementStephen Grey.
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LC ClassificationsJK
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Paginationxii, 372 p. :
Number of Pages372
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Open LibraryOL22742678M
ISBN 100312360231

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