Malcolm Byrne is Deputy Director and Research Director at the National Security Archive. He is the coauthor of Becoming Enemies: U.S.-Iran Relations in the Iran-Iraq War, 19791988.
At last, the Iran-Contra affair has a comprehensive history worthy
of the scandal which, if the system had worked, should have landed
many senior White House officials in the slammer. Malcolm Byrne has
told this complex story in brilliant fashion."" - Seymour M. Hersh,
author of Chain of Command: The Road from 9/11 to Abu
""A riveting book about a remarkable scandal and a warning about the excesses of secrecy and partisanship in American foreign policy."" - Bruce Riedel, author of Al Qaeda: Its Leadership, Ideology, and Future
""An impressive, compelling and revelatory work."" - David Farber, author of Taken Hostage: The Iran Hostage Crisis and America's First Encounter with Radical Islam