UFOs/FBI Connection: The Secret History of the Government's Cover-Up
Details the existence of the "real X-Files", knowledge held by the FBI and the U.S. Air Force on UFO sightings between the years 1947 to 1964, and withheld from the American people. Often filed under the title "Flying Discs: Security Matter-X", actual FBI and USAF documents are revealed here for the first time ever in any book.
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UFO/FBI Connection by Bruce Maccabee could only have been written in the internet age. Maccabee was able to obtain thousands of pages of previously secret documents from the FBI, CIA and others, as well as do research through the Internet. You have a right to know the truth about UFOs! That's why Llewellyn is proud to publish UFO/FBI Connection!.
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UFO/FBI Connection details the existence of the "real X-Files", knowledge held by the FBI and the U.S. Air Force on UFO sightings between the years 1947 to 1964, and withheld from the American people. Often filed under the title "Flying Discs: Security Matter-X", actual FBI and USAF documents are revealed here for the first time ever in any book.
About the Author
Bruce Maccabee Ph.D. is an optical physicist employed by the U.S. Navy. He has 30 years of experience and has worked on projects such as the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI or "Star Wars"). Through the Freedom of Information Act, Maccabee obtained 1,600 pages of previously secret FBI documents about UFOs. He has also obtained documents from the CIA, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army and other governmental agencies.
Excerpted from UFO/FBI Connection by Bruce S. Maccabee. Copyright © 2000. Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved
In 1976, when I requested the FBI to release any UFO information under the newly passed Freedom of Information and Privacy Act (FOIPA), I didn't expect to get anything. There had never been explicit evidence that the FBI was ever involved in UFO investigations. One person who should have known was Capt. Edward J. Ruppelt, the first director of Project Blue Book, which was the publicly known UFO investigation project of the Air Force from 1952 to 1969. He wrote a history of the first eight years of Air Force flying saucer investigations, The Report on Unidentified Flying Objects (Doubleday, New York, 1956). According to Ruppelt, the FBI "was never officially interested" in UFO sightings. Therefore I was surprised to learn that there were well over a thousand pages of UFO-related material in the FBI's "X-files." I found that the FBI file contains some early records not in the files of Project Blue Book, which the Air Force claimed was the complete, official Air Force collection of UFO sightings and documents. Of greater interest is the fact that it contains comments and opinions stated by Air Force officers who were involved in the early years; comments such as "some military officials are seriously considering the possibility of interplanetary ships"!
In 1966, a writer asked FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover for some information about UFOs. Hoover replied that "the investigation of unidentified flying objects is not, and never has been, a matter within the investigative jurisdiction of the FBI."
The information revealed in this book (for the first time anywhere) is nothing less than shocking.
In this amazing work of scholarship and research, Dr. Maccabee reveals the lies and deceit, the foolishness and the egos that have prevented you from having this simple truth. It shows that throughout the contradictions, lies and misrepresentations put forth by the government, they have known the truth: something or someone is out there. Now, you can follow this previously unpublished revelation of real government secrets.