Jack O'Connell

Jack O'Connell (1921-2010) served as CIA station chief in Amman, Jordan, from 1963 to 1971 and was King Hussein's most trusted American adviser. He then became the king's attorney and diplomatic counselor in Washington for three decades.

Books by Jack O'Connell

  1. Book CoverKing's Counsel: A Memoir of War, Espionage, and Diplomacy in the Middle East

    A CIA station chief, later Jordan's lawyer in Washington, reveals the secret history of a lost peace.More