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Permanent Emergency Inside the TSA and the Fight for the Future of American Security

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ISBN-10: 0230120954

ISBN-13: 9780230120952

Edition: 2012

Authors: Kip Hawley, Nathan Means

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List price: $27.00
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Limited
Publication date: 4/24/2012
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 272
Size: 6.75" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Kip Hawley left his job in Silicon Valley a month after 9/11 to help build the TSA. He is the co-author of Permanent Emergency. In mid-2005 he became the fourth administrator in the agency’s troubled three-year existence. He lives in Pebble Beach, California.

Nathan Means has worked on a variety of non-fiction books, including <i>New York Times</i> bestseller <i>In Fed We Trust</i> and other well-received titles such as <i>Arab Voices</i> and <i>The India Way</i>. He lives in Portland, Oregon.

Author's Notes
Preface
Acknowledgments
A Darkened Land
Find Something and Do It
Sprinting through the Airport
How to Look Without Seeing
After the Party
Yesterday's Agency
Betting on Chaos
Where's the Action?
Searching for a Pocketknife in a Haystack
Why We Watch Out for Weddings in Chicago
The Sports Drink's Secret
Making Waves
Dialing Up 3-1-1
The Network Chase
Shoe Scanners, Stolen Babies, and the End of the Baggie
The Predator
Zero Hour
Resolve
Glossary of Names
Glossary of Terms
Timeline
Notes
Index