Author: Alfred A. Reisch
Hot Books in the Cold War—: The CIA-Funded Secret Western Book Distribution Program Behind the Iron Curtain
Central European University Press
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This study reveals the hidden story of the secret book distribution program to Eastern Europe financed by the CIA during the Cold War. At its height between 1957 and 1970, the book program was one of the least known but most effective methods of penetrating the Iron Curtain, reaching thousands of intellectuals and professionals in the Soviet Bloc.