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Intelligence Division

Deputy Commandant for Information

DIRINT Recommended Reading List - 5


  • The Great Game: The Myth and Reality of Espionage. Frederick P. Hitz. (History and Legacy)
  • The Psychology of Intelligence Analysis. Richard Heuer (The Processional's Library)
  • Asking the Right Questions: A Guide to Critical Thinking. (9th Edition) M. Neil Browne and Stuart M. Keeley. (The Professional's Library)
  • How to Lie with Statistics. Darryl Huff. (The Professional's Library)
  • How to Lie with Maps (2nd Ed) Mark Monmonier and H.J. de Blig. (The Professional's Library)


  • Intelligence and Military Operations. Michael Handel (History and Legacy)
  • Intelligence in War. John Keegan (History and Legacy)
  • Military Geography. John Collins (The Professional's Library)
  • Anticipating Surprise. Cynthia Grabo (The Professional's Library)
  • Forecasting Terrorism. Sundri Khalsa (The Professional's Library)
  • Intelligence Analysis: How to Think in Complex Environments. Wayne Michael Hall and Gary Citrenbaum (The Professional's Library)
  • Intelligence Analysis: A Target-Centric Approach. Robert Clear (The Professional's Library)


  • The Interrogators, Chris Mackey (History and Legacy)
  • Secret War for the Union, Edwin Fishel (History and Legacy)
  • Informal Logic, Douglas Walton (The Processional's Library)
  • The Craft of Intelligence, Allen Dulles (The Processional's Library)
  • Surprise Attack: The Victim's Perspective, Ephram Kam (The Professional's Library)
  • Historian's Fallacies: Towards a Logic of Historical Thought. By David Hackett Fischer. (The Professional's Library)
  • Who the Hell are we Fighting? The Story of Sam adams and the Vietnam Intelligence wars by C. Michael Hiam (History and Legacy)


  • Deciphering the Rising Sun: Navy and Marine Corps Code breakers, Translators, and Interpreters in the Pacific War. By Roger Dingman. (History and Legacy)
  • Thinking in Time, Neustadt and May (The Professional's Library)
  • Cheating and Deception. J. Bowyer Bell and Barton Whaley. (The Professional's Library)
  • Analyzing Intelligence: Origins, Obstacles, and Innovations. Roger Z. George and James B. Bruce Editors  (The Professional's Library)


  • Preventing Surprise Attacks, Richard Posner (The Professional's Library)
  • The Tet Offensive: Intelligence Failure in War. James Wirtz (History and Legacy)
  • Strategic Denial and Deception, Godson and Wirtz (The Professional's Library)
  • The WMD Mirage: Iraq's Decade of Deception and America's False Premise for War. Craig R. Whitney, Editor. (History and Legacy)
  • Torture and Truth: American, Abu Ghraib, and the War on Terror. Mark Danner. (History and Legacy)
  • The Intelligence Wars: Lessons from Baghdad. Steven K. O'Hern. Amherst, NO: Prometheus Books, 2008 (History and Legacy)
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