Thomas A. Brooks retired from the U.S. Navy as a Rear Admiral. Brooks was a career intelligence officer, serving in assignments afloat and ashore, including in Vietnam. He served as Director of Naval Intelligence from 1988 to 1991. Upon retirement from the Navy, Admiral Brooks began a second career with AT&T, holding a senior position with the firm until 2001. Subsequently, he was a faculty member at the National Defense Intelligence College for nine years, where he taught courses on intelligence history, warning, and industry-intelligence relationships. He has written extensively on intelligence-related subjects.

Articles by Thomas Brooks

Book Reviews

Reviewed by Ron Benigo, Andrew G. Wilson, Rear Admiral Thomas A. Brooks, U.S. Navy (Retired) & William M. Fowler Jr.
December 2006
The Southern Journey of a Civil War Marine: The Illustrated Note-Book of Henry O. Gusley Edited and annotated by Edward T. Cotham Jr. Austin, TX: University of Texas Press, 2006 ...

Book Reviews

Reviewed by Craig L. Symonds, CW03 Ronald W. Russell, U.S. Naval Reserve (Retired), Ron Benigo, Commander Tyrone G. Martin, U. S. Navy (Retired), Rear Admiral T. A. Brooks, U.S. Navy (Retired) & Robert Enrione
April 2006
Commodore Perry and the Opening of Japan: Narrative of the Expedition of an American Squadron to the China Seas and Japan, 1852- 1854 Francis L. Hawks. Stroud, England: Nonsuch Publishing ...

Books by Thomas Brooks