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Michael Hayden is a retired United States Air Force four-star general and former Director of the National Security Agency, Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence, and Director of the Central Intelligence Agency. He is currently a principal at the Chertoff Group, a security consultancy founded by former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff. Hayden is also the founder of the Hayden Center for Intelligence, Policy, and International Security  at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Playing to the Edge and The Assault on Intelligence.
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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Penguin Books; Reprint edition (February 21, 2017)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 464 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0143109987
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0143109983
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 12.8 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 5.45 x 0.92 x 8.35 inches
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