Record Details

Catalog Search

The declassification engine : what history reveals about America's top secrets  Cover Image Book Book

The declassification engine : what history reveals about America's top secrets / Matthew Connelly.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101871577
  • Physical Description: xvii, 540 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2023]
  • Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references (pages [407]-502) and index.
  • Formatted Contents: Preface: Should this book be legal? -- The radical transparency of the American republic: a reintroduction -- Pearl Harbor: the original secret -- The bomb: born secret -- Code making and code breaking: the secret of secrets -- The military-industrial complex: the dirty secret of civil-military relations -- Surveillance: other people's secrets -- Weird science: secrets that are stranger than fiction -- Following the money: trade secrets -- Spin: the flipside of secrecy -- There is no there there: the best kept secret -- Deleting the archive: the ultimate secret -- Conclusion: The end of history as we know it.
Subject: Transparency in government > United States.
Government information > Access control > United States.
Public administration > United States.
United States > Politics and government.

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Community Library (Sunbury). (Show)


  • 0 current holds with 2 total copies.
Show All Copies
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Community Library (Sunbury) 352.379 Con (Text) 30210313179953 Nonfiction Available -
Marvin Memorial Library 352.3 CONN (Text) 30202002385405 Non-Fiction Available -

Additional Resources