Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base

Area 51: An Uncensored History of America's Top Secret Military Base

Annie Jacobsen


Area 51

It is the main well-known army set up on the earth. And it does not exist. situated a trifling seventy-five miles outdoors of Las Vegas in Nevada's desolate tract, the bottom hasn't ever been stated by way of the U.S. government-but region fifty one has captivated imaginations for many years.

Myths and hypotheses approximately quarter fifty one have lengthy abounded, due to the serious secrecy enveloping it. a few declare it truly is domestic to extraterrestrial beings, underground tunnel structures, and nuclear amenities. Others think that the lunar touchdown itself used to be filmed there. the superiority of those rumors stems from the truth that no credible insider has ever divulged the reality approximately his time contained in the base. before.

Annie Jacobsen had unique entry to nineteen males who served the bottom proudly and secretly for many years and are actually elderly 75-92, and unparalleled entry to fifty-five extra army and intelligence team of workers, scientists, pilots, and engineers associated with the key base, thirty-two of whom lived and labored there for prolonged sessions. In Area fifty one, Jacobsen exhibits us what has relatively long past on within the Nevada wasteland, from trying out nuclear guns to development super-secret, supersonic jets to pursuing the conflict on Terror.

This is the 1st e-book in line with interviews with eye witnesses to quarter fifty one heritage, which makes it the seminal paintings at the topic. jam-packed with previously categorized details that hasn't ever been correctly decoded for the general public, Area 51 weaves the mysterious actions of the top-secret base right into a gripping narrative, exhibiting that proof are usually extra magnificent than fiction, in particular while the excellence is nearly very unlikely to make.

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