The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man Harding, Luke

The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wanted Man

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Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire planet. The consequences have shaken the leaders of nations worldwide. This is the inside story of Snowden's deeds and the journalists who faced down pressure from the US and UK governments to break a remarkable scoop.

From the day he left his glamorous girlfriend in Hawaii, carrying a hard drive full of secrets, to the weeks of secret-spilling in Hong Kong and his battle for asylum, Snowden's story reads like a globe-trotting thriller.

PRODUCT DETAILS :
ISBN : 9781783351046
BY (AUTHOR) Harding, Luke
PUBLISHER : Guardian Faber Publishing PUBLICATION DATE : August 24, 2016
COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Guardian Faber Publishing
LANGUAGE : English AGE : General
PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback
DIMENSION : 200 mm x 130 mm
WEIGHT : 305 g

PRODUCT CATEGORY :
Biography, Literature & Literary studies
Computing & Information Technology
Society & Social Sciences
DESCRIPTION : Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this frighteningly powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire planet. The consequences have shaken the leaders of nations worldwide. This is the inside story of Snowden's deeds and the journalists who faced down pressure from the US and UK governments to break a remarkable scoop.From the day he left his glamorous girlfriend in Hawaii, carrying a hard drive full of secrets, to the weeks of secret-spilling in Hong Kong and his battle for asylum, Snowden's story reads like a globe-trotting thriller. PRODUCT DETAILS : ISBN : 9781783351046 BY (AUTHOR) Harding, Luke PUBLISHER : Guardian Faber Publishing PUBLICATION DATE : August 24, 2016 COUNTRY OF PUBLICATION : United Kingdom IMPRINT : Guardian Faber Publishing LANGUAGE : English AGE : General PRODUCT FORM : Paperback / softback DIMENSION : 200 mm x 130 mm WEIGHT : 305 g PRODUCT CATEGORY : Biography, Literature & Literary studies Computing & Information Technology Society & Social Sciences