The President's Book of Secrets
- Genre: Special Interest-Politics
- Release Date: 4/26/2011
What secrets have been passed down to each United States president? Why does Air Force One always appear with it's left side facing the public and how much does the president know about activating the on-board flares to repel missiles? What other secrets are available to the president, and what information is so highly classified that even the commander in chief can't gain access? HISTORY uncovers the fascinating truths behind some of the most confidential secrets in American history in THE PRESIDENTS BOOK OF SECRETS. Interviews with former intelligence operatives, renowned historians and archivists show how classified information is treated in the highest circles of political power, how it's preserved throughout history, and who ensures continuity when a new leader is elected.