History Book Group

2020-05-21 16:00 2020-05-21 17:00 America/New_York History Book Group This month's title - Poisoner in Chief - Stephen Kinzer The visionary chemist Sidney Gottlieb was the CIA’s master magician and gentle hearted torturer?the agency’s “poisoner in chief.” As head of the MK-ULTRA mind control project, he directed brutal experiments at secret prisons on three continents. During his twenty-two years at the CIA, Gottlieb worked in the deepest secrecy. Only since his death has it become possible to piece together his astonishing career at the intersection of extreme science and covert action. Poisoner in Chief reveals him as a clandestine conjurer on an epic scale. plymouth plymouth public library nporemski@plymouthpubliclibrarycorp.org
Thursday, May 21, 2020 -
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This month's title - Poisoner in Chief - Stephen Kinzer

The visionary chemist Sidney Gottlieb was the CIA’s master magician and gentle hearted torturer?the agency’s “poisoner in chief.” As head of the MK-ULTRA mind control project, he directed brutal experiments at secret prisons on three continents. During his twenty-two years at the CIA, Gottlieb worked in the deepest secrecy. Only since his death has it become possible to piece together his astonishing career at the intersection of extreme science and covert action. Poisoner in Chief reveals him as a clandestine conjurer on an epic scale.

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