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By William Bertram MacFarland

this is often the 1st ebook of a outstanding memoir of a distinct Assistant to President John F. Kennedy. identified familiarly as Bertie Mac, he mentioned on to the President and his place of work used to be within the West Wing of the White apartment. sooner than attaining that place, he were betrayed through his personal govt - the us - and passed over to the Soviets. He was once tortured within the Lubyanka felony in Moscow earlier than being covertly rescued through excessive score Soviet Generals (at nice possibility to themselves) who desired to show details on to the White residence to aim to ward off a nuclear war of words they believed to be coming near near. They believed that he will be a uniquely trustworthy conduit of data among the U.S. and the Soviet Union as he deeply mistrusted either governments and consequently had completely no motivation to "color" any details he may perhaps transmit. Bertie Mac coined the time period "Back Channel" and served as an immediate verbal exchange hyperlink among the White apartment and the Kremlin throughout the Cuban Missile concern. Bertie Mac is a patriot, a soldier, a secret agent and an murderer. He served in all 4 roles in the course of his time less than President Kennedy - who grew to become his pal and confidant. you will discover the Soviet Union, the White condo, Camelot, Vietnam and the conspirators in the back of the assassination of the President in a truly new mild and watch heritage because it used to be being made.

Bertie Mac served less than and mentioned to 9 U.S. Presidents. This publication is the 1st within the sequence. it truly is seriously documented with photocopies of files which, notwithstanding now declassified, initially bore the very maximum of defense classifications - most sensible mystery/ delicate/ Eyes basically. The records are no doubt real and exhibit the genuine proof that the yankee (and global) public by no means knew. again Channel recounts the 1st level of a unconditionally attention-grabbing journey.

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