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The spy who changed history : the untold story of how the Soviet Union won the race for America's top secrets

Author: Svetlana Lokhova
Publisher: London : William Collins, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On the trail of Soviet infiltrator Agent Blériot, Svetlana Lokhova takes the reader on a thrilling journey through Stalin's most audacious intelligence operation. On a sunny September day in 1931, a Soviet spy walked down the gangplank of the luxury transatlantic liner SS Europa and into New York. Attracting no attention, Stanislav Shumovsky had completed his journey from Moscow to enrol at a top American  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Named Person: Stanislav Shumovsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Svetlana Lokhova
ISBN: 9780008238117 0008238111 000824216X 9780008242169
OCLC Number: 1041121734
Description: xx, 476 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Svetlana Lokhova.

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'A superbly researched and groundbreaking account of Soviet espionage in the Thirties ... remarkable' 5* review, Telegraph On the trail of Soviet infiltrator Agent Bleriot, in  Read more...

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'The old Soviet Union infiltrated hundreds of young men and women in to Western universities to acquire intelligence - such "sleepers" are still active today working for Putin's Russia. Svetlana Read more...

 
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