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Blank Spots on the Map The Dark Geography of the Pentagon's Secret World

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ISBN-10: 0451229169

ISBN-13: 9780451229168

Edition: 2011

Authors: Trevor Paglen, Trevor Paglen

List price: $16.00
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Paglen's research into areas that officially don't exist leads him on a globe-trotting adventure into a vast, undemocratic, and uncontrolled black empire, which he chronicles in this adventurous and often chilling road trip through the underworld of the U.S. military.
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Book details

List price: $16.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date: 3/2/2010
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 352
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.748
Language: English

TREVOR PAGLEN is a geographer by training, and an expert on clandestine military installations. He leads expeditions to the secret bases of the American West and is the author, with A.C. Thompson, ofTorture Taxi: On the Trail of the CIA’s Rendition Flights, which theNew York Timespraised as “the real thing . . . and not on the evening news.”

Introduction
Prologue
Facts on the Ground: Berkeley
A Guy in the Classified World: An Air Force Base in California
Unexplored Territory: Downtown Las Vegas
Wastelands: Basin and Range
Classified R�sum�s: Mojave Desert
Fiat Lux: Alamogordo, New Mexico
The Other Night Sky: A Few Miles North of the U. S. Frontier
The Observer Effect: 3,000 km Altitude, 63.4 Degrees Inclination
Blank Spots in the Law: Berkeley and Las Vegas Revisited
The Precedent: Robins Air Force Base, Near Macon, Georgia
Money Behind Mirrored Walls: Farm Credit Drive, Washington, D.C., Suburbs
Nonfunding the Black World: United States Capitol, Washington, D.C., 20515
Plains of Death: Outside Tegucigalpa, Honduras
Anything You Need Anywhere: Aguacate
Bobs: Kabul
Screaming Their Heads Off: In the Dark, Around the World
Epilogue
Notes
Acknowledgments
Index