Most of the stories covered the assassination of Hezbollah's Imad Mughniyeh in Damascus, the botched attack on Hamas leader Khaled Mash'al in Amman, Elie Cohen's rise through the ranks of Syrian society and eventual capture and execution are well-known, a few are more speculative, concerning highly confidential subjects such as the strikes on Iranian nuclear scientists and facilities. Les coups tordus se pratiquent désormais dans les milieux feutrés de la finance : détournement de fonds occultes, guerre de fausses monnaies...Enfin, l’enquête revient sur le rôle du Mossad dans les bouleversements en cours au Moyen-Orient tels que la crise diplomatique avec la Turquie et les révolutions arabes, qui ont emporté certains informateurs précieux pour le Mossad au sein des régimes renversés.Un livre somme pour tout savoir sur les guerres secrètes d’aujourd’hui. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Mossad: The Great­est Mis­sions of the Israeli Secret Ser­vice by Michael Bar-Zohar and Nis­sim Mishal is a non-fictionbook by Israeli jour­nal­ists Michael Bar-Zohar and Nis­sim Mishal. The Mossad is widely recognized today as the best intelligence service in the world. Please include in the email all the personal details listed below. He has also coauthored a book on two thousand years of Judaism with Professor Shlomo Ben-Ami, a former Israeli minister of foreign affairs. After finishing this book, one would understand why the MOSSAD is considered the "world's most efficient killing machine"! The first one is that it's way too James Bond-y, it's not an objective book at all, it sensationalizes the "missions" to the extent where you just feel a lot of things are made up. I like spy books. The authors tell the story of the most famous and well justified mission of the kidnapping by the Mossad of Adolf Eichmann in Argentina and bringing him back to Israel to stand trial for war crimes. The authors could have approached this book keeping in mind that a good share of readers would not be too familiar with Israel. The author jumps between dates that makes it hard to follow the incidents chronicled in the book. As per the book Mossad kills the Iran's scientists now t. Well almost all are here criticizing my fellow countrymen Ravi's opinion and that's not good. Winner of the 1989 National Book Critics Circle Award. The back half of the book is fantastic. After three years' military service, Mordechai Vanunu answered an ad for a control room job at the nuclear research center near Dimona. Mossad unveils the defining and most dangerous operations, unknown heroes, and mysterious agents of the world's most respected—and most enigmatic—intelligence service. Without going into the politics & morality of some of the actions, I would say every country in the world engages in such secret missions to protect it’s interest & sovereignty and that’s the reality we have to accept. The book is based on private archives, and interviews with people who worked closely with Shiloah both in Israel and abroad. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 14, 2020. Islamic countries become nuclear power is not right for world. terrorism from its origins in the West to the current global threat fueled by fundamentalists. Please try again. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. Mossad unveils the defining and most dangerous operations, unknown heroes, and mysterious agents of the world's most respected—and most enigmatic—intelligence service. Mossad: The Greatest Missions of the Israeli Secret Service, Paperback – Illustrated, September 23, 2014. If you are a fan of Mossad and Israel then you will enjoy this book. by Ecco, Mossad. It is, therefore, imperative that its security services are second to none. Terrorism does not work whereas conversation can. When I learnt about this non-fiction book which claims to tell the stories of the greatest missions of the agency, I knew I had to get the book. The book is an absolute page turner and keeps you on the edge of your seat! Each of the story reads like a thriller and I enjoyed the book tremendously. Author of many novels and nonfiction books, he was a member of the Knesset and envoy to the Council of Europe. This book was equal parts fascinating and horrifying. At the fiftieth and sixtieth anniversaries of Israel, Mishal published two record-selling books about the great events in Israel's history. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. This is the true account of the Israeli Secret Service: Mossad and its greatest achievements (and a few SNAFUs) beginning in the 1950’s to 2012. Michael Bar-Zohar is a writer, public speaker, and former lawmaker. It is widely regarded as one of the best Intelligence agencies in the world. I agree with you. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Most of them are not democratic they almost have one party ruling so by getting such power they can ruin any country. I personally found it a very interesting read. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products. It is also the most enigmatic, shrouded in secrecy. Explosions en série dans les centres atomiques iraniens, virus informatique, lutte contre les trafiquants d’armes en haute mer, assassinats au cœur du Hamas et du Hezbollah : les services secrets israéliens ne cessent de faire parler d’eux. Generally, people who don't have much of a background of the whole Israel - Arab conflict would require some background before reading this book. No Mission Is Impossible. I usually wanted to read the next though! A must read for anyone interested in the world of espionage - the book not only covers the greatest successes of the agency, but al. Generally, people who don't have much of a background of the whole Israel - Arab conflict would require some background before reading this book. Or $4.99 to buy. After reading Start-Up nation I became a fan of Israel but now I salute their spirit, their patriotism and their talent in every sphere they wish to engage. Feels right out of a spy thriller movie, it puts out the point in big bold letters that Israel and its defence agencies would hold no effort, not only in protecting their state, but in protection of their people across the globe. I have all the other Mossad books and I must say, this one does not disappoint. In, Michael Bar-Zohar is a writer, public speaker, and former lawmaker. 2014 Phoenix. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on August 7, 2017. The back half of the book is fantastic. This is an interesting and engaging book. The whole geo-political setting, history behind the antagonistic relationship that Israel shares with Iran, Syria, Lebanon etc could have been explained better. It is a truly powerful story worth reading. This is one of those books written by people who are experts in their field but not necessarily experts at writing. When an Israeli was assassinated, it is described as an 'act of terrorism'; when the assassin was an Israel it is a 'necessary move to protect Israel'. Why did the book end so abruptly. The book is a quick interesting read, although I enjoyed the second half of the book more than the first, probably because by the second half of the book the author begins to cover operations which I was more familiar with (ie the war on Black September after Munich, Killing of Imad Muginiyah etc). It is definitely a flattering book for Israeli and wish there were more balance in terms of the criticisms of the Mossad, but they had to do what they had to do. I really enjoyed reading this book. For decades, Israel's renowned security arm, the Mossad, has been widely recognized as the best intelligence service in the world. Learn how to enable JavaScript on your browser, Introduction: Alone, in the Lion's Den ix, 5 "Oh, That? With a budget of $US2.73 billion and 7. Action-packed accounts of the missions of one of the world’s most effective and mysterious intelligence services. Please try your request again later. This magical story will set Irish eyes a-smiling! To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. It is divided into 22 distinct chapters, covering several operations from the kidnapping and execution of the Nazi - Adolf Eichmann to the Israel sponsored emigration of Ethiopian Jews. 2016 The Capture of Adolf Eichmann. I would encourage anyone interested in how the Mossad, the Israeli secret service, operates including their major successes and failures at home and abroad. Great book. The depth of detail in every mission of this book, which would have been both risky and pain staking to obtain, make the authors commendable! I have read a few books describing the work of the Mossad and have always been impressed with their determination to accomplish what is necessary to protect their country and people from terrorism and war. I knew about few of daring missions of Mossad like capturing Adolf Eichmann and penetrating Syrian government by famous Mossad agent Eli Cohen. 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