It was published by Guardian Books in February 2011. Along with other sources, portions were adapted for the 2013 film The Fifth Estate.
The man behind it was Julian Assange, one of the strangest figures ever to become a worldwide celebrity. This book is written by the Guardian reporters who had the most contact with Julian Assange. Was he an internet messiah or a cyber-terrorist? Information freedom fighter or sex criminal? The debate would echo around the globe as US politicians called for his assassination. They even put him up on occasion. They dined with him often and dealt with him on a continuing basis. Therefore this book is about the first hand information they acquired about Assange.
It was the biggest leak in history. Award-winning Guardian journalists David Leigh and Luke Harding have been at the centre of a unique publishing drama that involved the release of some 250,000 secret diplomatic cables and classified files from the Afghan and Iraq wars. At one point the platinum-haired hacker was hiding from the CIA in David Leigh’s London house.
Inside Julian Assange's War on Secrecy (2011) by British journalists David Leigh and Luke Harding.
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A team of journalists with unparalleled inside access provides the first full, in-depth account of WikiLeaks, its founder Julian Assange, and the ethical, legal, and political controversies it has both uncovered and provoked.
Author: David Leigh
Category: Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics & Government
Publisher: PublicAffairs (February 15, 2011)
Pages: 352 pages
ePUB size: 1978 kb
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