South San Francisco, CA October 28, 2015 Submitted by Anissa SSF Library
Author Talk: David Talbot, Author of The Devil’s Chessboard
Author, journalist, and founder and former editor-in-chief of Salon.com, David Talbot will discuss his new book, The Devil’s Chessboard: Allen Dulles, the CIA, and the Rise of America’s Secret Government, “an explosive, headline-making portrait of Allen Dulles, the man who transformed the CIA into the most powerful colossus in Washington.” (HarperCollins)
“Talbot delivers a variety of thrilling stories about Dulles that boggle the mind…the blatant manipulative activities of the Dulles brothers will shock most readers.” (Kirkus Reviews)
Mr. Talbot’s bestselling book, Season of the Witch: Enchantment, Terror and Deliverance in the City of Love is the current “One City One Book” title in San Francisco.
This free event will take place Monday, November 2, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. at the Municipal Services Building, 33 Arroyo Drive, South San Francisco.