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This is an auction for STATE SECRETS by Ben C Vidgen.

* A New Zealand police officer guarding a world leader almost causes an air tragedy and an international crisis, when he shoots a hole in an airliner, endangering the lives of all on board.

* Maori militant groups are smuggling thousands of military weapons into the country and stockpiling them.

* Customs officers are ordered not to search certain ships for drugs, amid allegations that organised crime is paying for a blind eye.

* New Zealand Defence Intelligence staff allege a New Zealand Cabinet Minister was blackmailed into becoming a Soviet spy.

* How did the CIA use a New Zealand Government Department as cover for a deadly top secret mission in Auckland, Tonga, Sydney and the US?

* What are Fay Richwhite's links to Tonga?

* Why did New Zealand allow four professional assassins to escape after a failed coup attempt in the Pacific?

* An SAG soldier ignored orders not to speak to the author of this book, then his son was violently killed.

* What are the links between politicians, arms dealers, big business, organised crime and intelligence agencies?

"And they say nothing ever happens in New Zealand!

"From the files of a defence intelligence analyst formerly attached to the Royal New Zealand Army: STATE SECRETS, the most comprehensive investigation of espionage and organised crime ever published in New Zealand."

Large format (trade) paperback 1999.

328 pages.

Good condition.

The cost of shipping is $4.95.

There is of course no charge for shipping if you collect this book from my shop in Palmerston North following the auction.

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  • Seller location: Palmerston North, Manawatu, NZ

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