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The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the cold war

Author: Ben Macintyre
Publisher: [Toronto, Ontario] : Signal, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Hardcover editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
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.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Macintyre, Ben, 1963-
Spy and the traitor.:
Toronto : McClelland & Stewart, 2018
(CaOONL)20189005564
Named Person: Oleg Gordievsky; Oleg Gordievsky; Oleg Gordievsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ben Macintyre
ISBN: 9780771060335 0771060335 198484153X 9781984841537
OCLC Number: 1035216662
Language Note: In English.
Description: 358 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some colour), colour maps, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction: 19 May 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.
Responsibility: Ben Macintyre.

Abstract:

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.

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