New York City Encounter (Travel Guide) (3rd Edition) by Lonely Planet

By Lonely Planet

Jam-packed with colour photos and merely the simplest of the town, Lonely Planet's stumble upon long island urban is the on-the-road necessity to get you to the center of town. locate the easiest points of interest, eating places, outlets, theaters, galleries and extra with our hyperlinked maps, best highlights and itineraries for brief remains. With content material damaged down by means of local, come upon publications make urban shuttle more uncomplicated than ever. Our skilled, passionate workforce of authors and native specialists immerse themselves in each one urban they stopover at, discovering and sharing the original reports, and useful and sincere suggestion, so that you come away trained and surprised.

What will your ny stumble upon be? observing the solar set and town lighting flicker from the Empire country development, purchasing at various markets – be it flea, farmers or the famed Chelsea industry or learning the following Warhol or Basquiat on the Dumbo Arts heart. neighborhood professional views comprise a brand new York clothier on the place to shop for up-and-coming clothier models, a CNN producer’s mystery Brooklyn, the pinnacle of PR for the NYC Public Library on her accountable big apple pleasures, and 2 Emmy-winning musicians on their favourite track haunts. Lonely Planet's ny urban come upon advisor can provide two times town in part the time.

Inside manhattan urban Encounter:
• complete colour styling and images
• Maps – retooled to be used with the iPad
• prompt points-of-interest – protecting consuming, going out, buying, actions and attractions
• brief remain itineraries – so that you could make the main of each moment
• neighborhood specialists display the city’s mystery gems
• best 10 highlights – the definitive record of the not-to-miss urban experiences
• urban snapshots – top contained in the city’s subcultures with details at the arts, heritage, going out and extra.

Special improvements particularly for the iPad
• Scalable maps – zoom in on Lonely Planet maps for higher element with out wasting answer (does now not require web access)
• Geo-referenced Google Map pinpointing – permitting you to view any point-of-interest on Google maps (requires web access).
• entire interlinking – hundreds and hundreds of hyperlinks to aid you seamlessly turn among pages, leap among maps and stories, or stopover at the internet sites of locations we recommend
• seek – move immediately to what you're looking for with the built in seek potential
• upload notes – contact a note so as to add notes and customize your guidebook
• Bookmark – use bookmarks to speedy go back to a page
• Dictionary –look up the which means of any be aware
• Plus pinch and zoom photos and scalable font sizeCheck out Lonely Planet’s different iBook publications and town advisor apps.

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New York City Encounter (Travel Guide) (3rd Edition)

Filled with colour photographs and simply the easiest of town, Lonely Planet's come across long island urban is the on-the-road necessity to get you to the guts of town. locate the simplest points of interest, eating places, retailers, theaters, galleries and extra with our hyperlinked maps, most sensible highlights and itineraries for brief remains.

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Blee’s new open-door policy quickly bore fruit, and within a few years the CIA had developed a remarkable stable of agents behind the Iron Curtain, virtually all of them volunteers. The CIA’s paralysis during the 1960s had masked the fact that, just below the radar screen of upper management, young case officers had been busy modernizing espionage techniques, improvising new means to communicate safely and securely with spies behind the Iron Curtain. They had been frustrated that they hadn’t been able to put much of this new “tradecraft” to use during the previous decade, but now Blee’s revolution meant that their tactics could be put to the test.

After skipping three meetings with the CIA (his case officers had to abort two attempts to meet him during the same period), Tolkachev reestablished contact in November 1983. He told the CIA about the security probe at his institute, but by then he was confident that the investigation was over. Once again Tolkachev began photographing secret documents. This time, his production was reduced—he had already copied most of the key documents related to his field of expertise. Now he was mostly providing updated information to supplement material he had given the Americans in previous years.

GTTAW was the code name for the CIA’s cable-tapping operation on the outskirts of Moscow, an operation that had harnessed the best in American technical and human intelligence. The tap had been placed on an underground communications line between Moscow and Krasnaya Pakhra, the location of a nuclear weapons research institute southwest of the Soviet capital. For years, the United States had listened to communications between the scientists working at the complex and defense officials back in Moscow by intercepting signals beamed through the air by microwave; but by the late 1970s, the Soviets had THE YEAR OF THE SPY 29 wised up and buried land lines underground.

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