[Editors Note: Cipher Brief Senior Book Editor Bill Harlow recently had a conversation with author Chris Whipple about his new book: The Spymasters. A review of the book can be found here. In the book’s acknowledgments section, Whipple thanks Harlow for his assistance.  Harlow tell us that was mostly for ...

BOOK REVIEW:  The Spy Masters: How the CIA Directors Shape History and the Future by Chris Whipple Reviewed by Tammy Kupperman Thorp BOOK REVIEW -- A decade before he was killed in what reportedly was a joint Israeli-American operation, the CIA had devised a daring plan to capture Imad Mughniyeh, the ...