The Sum of All Fears

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In a world gone crazy, one president wanted to reorganize 22 government agencies, 170,000 federal employees, and umpteen billion square feet of paperwork into one giant department designed to police, patrol, and protect the United States. Just one thing stood in his way: a logo.

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Christoph Niemann
Steve Brodner
Gene Greif
Anita Kuntz

January/February 2003 Issue

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