- Spitfire List - http://spitfirelist.com -

Firewall: The Iran-Contra Conspiracy and Cover-Up

by Lawrence E. Walsh
1998, W.W. Norton & Company
ISBN 0393318605
592 pages, illustrated

Publisher Comments
With Ronald Reagan’s knowledge and support, the United States attempted to trade arms for hostages held by Iranian terrorists; some of the secret money then funded the guerrilla activities of the Nicaraguan Contras, a counter-revolutionary group that Congress had specifically forbidden the administration to support. In this historic, first-person account, the independent counsel in the Iran-Contra investigation exposes the extraordinary duplicity of the highest officials of the Reagan administration and the paralyzing effects of the cover-up.

THIS BOOK IS IN PRINT. Available commercially. Learn more about Lawrence E. Walsh [1].