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Eyes on Havana: Memoir of an American Spy Betrayed by the CIA
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Eyes on Havana: Memoir of an American Spy Betrayed by the CIA (Paperback)

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Tells the fist person story of Verne Lyon, an Iowa farm boy away at college who is inducted into the CIA to spy on his professors and fellow student as part of MHCHAOS, the then largest domestic surveillance program in American history. Framed by his handlers for an airport bombing the young Lyon is dispatched to Cuba to subvert the Castro regime and, when he balks at increasingly nefarious dirty tricks and tries to quit, the CIA kidnaps him twice, finally returning him to American soil and Leavenworth Penitentiary. Today a free man, Lyon details his journey through CIA lies and deceit both to make amends and to reveal the secret workings of government all around us.

History & PoliticsHistory: Chronological20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000History & PoliticsHistory: ChronologicalEarly history: c 500 to c 1450-1500History & PoliticsPolitics & governmentInternational relationsEspionage & secret servicesHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory of the Americas Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc Publication Date: 28/02/2018 ISBN-13: 9781476670904  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Verne Lyon is an Aerospace engineer, a private pilot with numerous achievement certificates from the FAA, a certified open water SCUBA diver, and former operative of the Central Intelligence Agency. He helped found and direct the Association of Responsible Dissent and the Association of National Security Alumni, both entities made up of former national security agents and officers. He lives in Johnston, Iowa. Philip Zwerling, is the director of the creative writing program at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley. He is the author of three books and numerous journal, magazine and newspaper articles.

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