The first book to chart the incredible rise of WikiLeaks, and its political and media impact, from April 2010 to late-January 2011, written by award-winning author Greg Mitchell, whose daily WikiLeaks blog at The Nation has gained a vast worldwide audience. Includes gripping, revelatory chapters on every major WikiLeaks release of the past year, current controversies, up close with Julian Assange, the Bradley Manning case, and what lies ahead in the brave new world of leaking….
“From the moment I discovered Greg Mitchell’s amazing WikiLeaks blog it has become indispensable. ‘The Age of WikiLeaks’ follows in the footsteps of his brilliant books on nuclear threat, the Iraq war, the media and American politics.”
—– DANIEL ELLSBERG
“One of the nation’s most insightful journalists, Greg Mitchell, tackles in this book one of the most fascinating and important political controversies of the last decade: WikiLeaks. Few commentators know more about this vital topic. Mitchell’s daily blog has been a must-read for anyone following the WikiLeaks saga.”
—– GLENN GREENWALD
Greg Mitchell - Daily blogger for The Nation. Longtime editor of “Editor & Publisher” magazine. Author of ten books for major publishers, including “The Campaign of the Century” (winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize), “So Wrong for So Long: How the Press, the Pundits.… Can order book only here at Blurb. Contact author for bulk sales, foreign rights, fundraising copies: firstname.lastname@example.org (http://www.blurb.com/bookstore/detail/1949679)