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Richard Tomlinson

Full Name: Richard Tomlinson
Number of Works: 16
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ISBN: 0970554788, 9780970554789
Keywords: security, maximum, secret, top, breach
Pages: 340
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 80%

Richard Tomlinson was recruited by MI6, the British foreign intelligence service, during his senior year at Cambridge University. He quickly gained the trust and confidence of one of the world's most effective intelligence organisations. MI6 relied on Tomlinson to smuggle nuclear secrets out of Moscow, to run an undercover operation in Sarajevo while the city was under siege, and to infiltrate and dismantle a criminal group that sought to export chemical weapons capabilities to Iran. Four years after joining MI6, Tomlinson's career was abruptly terminated for reasons that are still unclear. W
ISBN: 1856493083, 9781856493086
Keywords: south, africa, cities, reconstruction, economic, development, planning, lessons, urban
Pages: 288
Published: 1995
  • Rating: 60%

<div>Local economic development planning - involving cooperation between communities, local authorities, labour organizations and the private sector - has now replaced other town and regional planning approaches in many parts of the world. A central question is whether such initiatives can mobilize the public, private and community-based resources needed to expand employment, enhance the local tax base and alleviate poverty. This wide-ranging book draws on experiences of local economic planning in many parts of the world, particularly North American cities, and applies the lessons learne