Harrison Village Library Catalog

Macintyre, Ben, 1963-

The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War / Greatest espionage story of the Cold War Ben Macintyre. - First edition. - viii, 358 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm

Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-343) and index.

Introduction: May 18, 1985 -- The KGB -- Uncle Gormsson -- SUNBEAM -- Green ink and microfilm -- A plastic bag and a Mars bar -- Agent BOOT -- The safe house -- Operation RYAN -- Koba -- Mr. Collins and Mrs. Thatcher -- Russian roulette -- Cat and mouse -- The dry cleaner -- The runner -- Finlandia -- Epilogue: Passport for Pimlico -- Codenames and aliases -- Acknowledgments.

Traces the story of Russian intelligence operative Oleg Gordievsky, revealing how his secret work as an undercover MI6 informant helped hasten the end of the Cold War.

9781101904190 : $28.00 1101904194 : $28.00

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Gordievsky, Oleg.


Russia. KGB --History.


Spies--Russia--Biography.
Intelligence service--History.--Russia
Cold war--Biography.

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