Te National Deense Intelligence College supports and encourages re-search that distills lessons and improves Intelligence Community capabilities or policy-level and operational consumers
Imperial Secrets: Remapping the Mind o Empire
—Major Patrick A. Kelley,U.S. Army.In this work, Patrick Kelley interprets the intelligence environment o political, military and inormation empires. His contribution sheds light onthe cause o enduring intelligence collection defcits that a ict the center o such empires, and that can coincide with their ebb and ow. Alert intelligencepractitioners, present and uture, can note here just how useul a resh inter-pretation o the intelligence enterprise can be to a coherent understanding o the global stream o worrisome issues. Te long-term value o this work willbe realized as readers entertain the implications o Churchill’s comment that“Te empires o the uture are the empires o the mind.”Te manuscript or this book was reviewed by scholars and intelligencepractitioners, and was approved or public release by the Department o De-ense’s O ce o Security Review.
Russell.Swenson@dia.mil,Editor and Director
Center or Strategic Intelligence Researchand NDIC PressLibrary o Congress Control Number 2008929709ISBN 978-1-932946-20-8