skip to content
Target Tokyo : the story of the Sorge spy ring Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Target Tokyo : the story of the Sorge spy ring

Author: Gordon W Prange; Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Sorge was a Nazi spy. He secured his access to intelligence informations by getting a position at the German embassy in Tokyo. He warned Stalin that Hitler would invade the Soviet Union one month before it happened. Stalin did not believe him-no one knows why.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Richard Sorge; Richard Sorge; Richard Sorge
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon W Prange; Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
ISBN: 0070506779 9780070506770
OCLC Number: 10457739
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xviii, 595 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Major characters --
The German embassy in Tokyo as Sorge knew it in 1941 --
Part 1 : Forging the ring. Mr. R. Sorge --
Slightly different from the average --
We could work well together --
You might try Tokyo --
No equivalent in history --
You are going to Tokyo --
He will be your boss --
Spy activity with Sorge --
Collecting information and intelligence --
The bright prospects I foresaw --
I am Sorge --
A useful man --
He himself respected Ozaki very much --
Part 2 : Turning the ring. Risen in revolt --
Hot after some sort of queer enterprise --
Busy with the secret work --
Love and tenderness --
On the edge of a precipice --
Work only with Sorge --
Dangerous political experiments --
Very strenuous work --
An incident in Northern China --
The China incident will spread --
Secret and important --
Free run of the embassy --
The accident could have killed me --
If it is Shanghai, I will go --
A big trouble --
The time is not ripe enough --
Much valuable information on Japanese politics --
A very crucial meaning --
A Russian victory --
Something fishy was going on --
A considerably high position --
Clausen has had a heart attack --
The flow of information --
An overcoat for a very cold country --
Konoye came up again --
I spy you. Part 3 : Spinning the ring. Russia was excluded --
Japan is demanding too much --
Sick and tired of spy work --
Many anxious moments --
Continue to be on the lookout --
Difficulties for Sorge --
The Soviet Union ignored our report --
Attack Soviet Russia --
Some influence on Japanese policy --
A fateful day --
Too early to make a final judgment --
Japan-United States negotiations --
Worried about Miyake-san --
Sorge will become a god --
Getting into dangerous ground --
Released from a heavy burden --
Guaranteed against Japanese attack --
Part 4 : Breaking the ring. He had crossed the barrier of death --
A very quiet arrest --
An uneasy feeling --
This is the end --
Clausen's fatal error --
I am defeated --
A hard worker even in prison --
The transition period --
Sorge-san is a spy --
I take full responsibility --
Fight the cold bravely --
Epilogue : Forever a stranger --
Conclusion --
Appendix. Notes --
Chronology --
Bibliography --
Articles by Richard Sorge for the Frankfurter-Zeitung : 1940 --
Articles by Richard Sorge for the Frankfurter-Zeitung : 1941 --
Articles by Richard Sorge (R.S.) for the Zeitschrift für Geopolitik.
Responsibility: Gordon W. Prange, with Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon.

Abstract:

Sorge was a Nazi spy. He secured his access to intelligence informations by getting a position at the German embassy in Tokyo. He warned Stalin that Hitler would invade the Soviet Union one month before it happened. Stalin did not believe him-no one knows why.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

All user tags (1)

View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/10457739> # Target Tokyo : the story of the Sorge spy ring
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "10457739" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/espionage_soviet_japan_history> ; # Espionage, Soviet--Japan--History
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/spionage> ; # Spionage
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915419> ; # Espionage, Soviet
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Person/sorge_richard_1895_1944> ; # Richard Sorge
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Thing/world_war_2> ; # World War 2
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/spies_soviet_union> ; # Spies--Soviet Union
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204082> ; # Japan.
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210281> ; # Soviet Union.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/940.5486470924/e19/> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/espionage_soviet_japan_history_20th_century> ; # Espionage, Soviet--Japan--History--20th century
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Person/sorge_richard> ; # Richard Sorge
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1129772> ; # Spies
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/51715274> ; # Richard Sorge
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/spies_japan> ; # Spies--Japan
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/73946197> ; # Donald M. Goldstein
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/39509028> ; # Katherine V. Dillon
   schema:copyrightYear "1984" ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/77631352> ; # Gordon William Prange
   schema:datePublished "1984" ;
   schema:description "Part 3 : Spinning the ring. Russia was excluded -- Japan is demanding too much -- Sick and tired of spy work -- Many anxious moments -- Continue to be on the lookout -- Difficulties for Sorge -- The Soviet Union ignored our report -- Attack Soviet Russia -- Some influence on Japanese policy -- A fateful day -- Too early to make a final judgment -- Japan-United States negotiations -- Worried about Miyake-san -- Sorge will become a god -- Getting into dangerous ground -- Released from a heavy burden -- Guaranteed against Japanese attack -- Part 4 : Breaking the ring. He had crossed the barrier of death -- A very quiet arrest -- An uneasy feeling -- This is the end -- Clausen's fatal error -- I am defeated -- A hard worker even in prison -- The transition period -- Sorge-san is a spy -- I take full responsibility -- Fight the cold bravely -- Epilogue : Forever a stranger -- Conclusion -- Appendix. Notes -- Chronology -- Bibliography -- Articles by Richard Sorge for the Frankfurter-Zeitung : 1940 -- Articles by Richard Sorge for the Frankfurter-Zeitung : 1941 -- Articles by Richard Sorge (R.S.) for the Zeitschrift für Geopolitik."@en ;
   schema:description "Introduction -- Major characters -- The German embassy in Tokyo as Sorge knew it in 1941 -- Part 1 : Forging the ring. Mr. R. Sorge -- Slightly different from the average -- We could work well together -- You might try Tokyo -- No equivalent in history -- You are going to Tokyo -- He will be your boss -- Spy activity with Sorge -- Collecting information and intelligence -- The bright prospects I foresaw -- I am Sorge -- A useful man -- He himself respected Ozaki very much -- Part 2 : Turning the ring. Risen in revolt -- Hot after some sort of queer enterprise -- Busy with the secret work -- Love and tenderness -- On the edge of a precipice -- Work only with Sorge -- Dangerous political experiments -- Very strenuous work -- An incident in Northern China -- The China incident will spread -- Secret and important -- Free run of the embassy -- The accident could have killed me -- If it is Shanghai, I will go -- A big trouble -- The time is not ripe enough -- Much valuable information on Japanese politics -- A very crucial meaning -- A Russian victory -- Something fishy was going on -- A considerably high position -- Clausen has had a heart attack -- The flow of information -- An overcoat for a very cold country -- Konoye came up again -- I spy you."@en ;
   schema:description "Sorge was a Nazi spy. He secured his access to intelligence informations by getting a position at the German embassy in Tokyo. He warned Stalin that Hitler would invade the Soviet Union one month before it happened. Stalin did not believe him-no one knows why."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/196070733> ;
   schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Target Tokyo : the story of the Sorge spy ring"@en ;
   schema:numberOfPages "595" ;
   schema:productID "10457739" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/10457739#PublicationEvent/new_york_mcgraw_hill_c1984> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Agent/mcgraw_hill> ; # McGraw-Hill
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780070506770> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/10457739> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Person/sorge_richard> # Richard Sorge
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Sorge" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Sorge" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Person/sorge_richard_1895_1944> # Richard Sorge
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1895" ;
   schema:deathDate "1944" ;
   schema:familyName "Sorge" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Sorge" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/196070733#Topic/espionage_soviet_japan_history_20th_century> # Espionage, Soviet--Japan--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Espionage, Soviet--Japan--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1129772> # Spies
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Spies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204082> # Japan.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Japan." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1210281> # Soviet Union.
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Soviet Union." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915419> # Espionage, Soviet
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Espionage, Soviet"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/39509028> # Katherine V. Dillon
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Dillon" ;
   schema:givenName "Katherine V." ;
   schema:name "Katherine V. Dillon" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/51715274> # Richard Sorge
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1895" ;
   schema:deathDate "1944" ;
   schema:familyName "Sorge" ;
   schema:givenName "Richard" ;
   schema:name "Richard Sorge" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/73946197> # Donald M. Goldstein
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Goldstein" ;
   schema:givenName "Donald M." ;
   schema:name "Donald M. Goldstein" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/77631352> # Gordon William Prange
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1910" ;
   schema:deathDate "1980" ;
   schema:familyName "Prange" ;
   schema:givenName "Gordon William" ;
   schema:givenName "Gordon W." ;
   schema:name "Gordon William Prange" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780070506770>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0070506779" ;
   schema:isbn "9780070506770" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.