The Cipher Brief Book Store



Cipher Brief Experts are literally writing the history of national security, sharing their expertise, research and often first-hand knowledge of events that are shaping our world. Here are books, authored or co-authored by The Cipher Brief team:




Risk: A User’s Guide
Publisher: Portfolio (October 5, 2021)
Publisher: Portfolio (October 23, 2018)
Team of Teams
Publisher: Portfolio (May 12, 2015)
My Share of the Task
Publisher: Portfolio (January 28, 2014)



Exploding Data: Reclaiming Our Cyber Security in the Digital Age
Publisher: Atlantic Monthly Press (July 10, 2018)
Homeland Security: Assessing the First Five Years
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press (September 25, 2009)




Reimagining Pakistan: Transforming a Dysfunctional Nuclear State
Publisher: HarperCollins India (April 9, 2018)
Publisher: Hachette (January 1, 2015)
Publisher: Carnegie Endowment for Int’l Peace (March 10, 2010)



Publisher: Penguin (October 29, 2020)
Publisher: Georgetown University Press (April 2, 2018)



One Mission: How Leaders Build a Team of Teams
Publisher: Portfolio (June 13, 2017)
Publisher: Portfolio (May 12, 2015)



Publisher: Penguin Press (March 9, 2021)


Publisher: Penguin Books (June 6, 2017)



Anatomy of Terror: From the Death of bin Laden to the Rise of the Islamic State
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company (May 2, 2017)


The Black Banners: The Inside Story of 9/11 and the War Against Al Qaeda (with Daniel Freedman)
Publisher: W.W. Norton & Company (September 12, 2011)



American Spies: Modern Surveillance, Why You Should Care, and What to Do About It
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (January 16, 2017)


Spying in America: Espionage from the Revolutionary War to the Dawn of the Cold War
Publisher: Georgetown University Press (January 15, 2014)



Debriefing the President: The Interrogation of Saddam Hussein
Publisher: Blue Rider Press (December 27, 2016)



Vigilance: My Life Serving America and Protecting Its Empire City
Publisher: Hachette Books (September 8, 2015)



Anonymous Soldiers: The Struggle for Israel, 1917-1947
Publisher: Vintage (February 24, 2015)




88 Days to Kandahar: A CIA Diary
Publisher: Simon & Schuster, January 27, 2015



Tom Ridge: (with Tom McMillan)



Immortal: A Military History of Iran and Its Armed Forces
Publisher: Georgetown University Press, January 15, 2014



Publisher: Oxford University Press (February 3, 2020)


Publisher: Cambridge University Press, October 7, 2013



Publisher: Oxford University Press (October  1, 2020)


Publisher: Simon & Schuster (September 10, 2013)



Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press (December 13, 2011)



Bahrain: Political Development in a Modernizing Society
Publisher: Lexington Books (May 9, 2011)


Publisher: Princeton University Press (January 18, 2009)



And these books, authored or co-authored by Under/Cover’s Senior Editor, Bill Harlow:


Enhanced Interrogation: Inside the Minds and Motives of the Islamic Terrorist Trying to Destroy America
By James E. Mitchell, PhD with Bill Harlow
Publisher: Crown Forum; First Edition edition (November 29, 2016)


The Great War of Our Time: The CIA’s Fight Against Terrorism from Al Qa’ida to ISIA
By Michael Morell with Bill Harlow
Publisher: Twelve; 1st edition (May 12, 2015)


Hard Measures: How Aggressive CIA Actions After 9/11 Saved American Lives
By Jose A. Rodriguez, Jr. with Bill Harlow
Publisher: Threshold Editions (Simon & Schuster) (April 30, 2012)


At the Center of the Storm: My Years at the CIA
By George J. Tenet with Bill Harlow
Publisher: Harper Collins (April 30, 2007)


Circle William: A Novel
By Bill Harlow, Captain, United States Navy (Ret).
Publisher: Scribner (February 18, 1999)