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Tiger trap : America's secret spy war with China

Author: David Wise
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of Chinese espionage in America draws on interviews with key FBI and CIA insiders, focusing on two key cases--double agent Katrina Leung and the scientist known as Tiger Trap, who was suspected of stealing nuclear weapons secrets.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Wise
ISBN: 9780547553108 0547553102
OCLC Number: 651912251
Description: 292 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: A thousand grains of sand --
Parlor Maid --
The recruitment --
Double game --
Destroy after reading --
"Holy shit, Mr. Grove!" --
Riding the tiger : China and the neutron bomb --
The walk-in --
Kindred spirit : Wen Ho Lee --
Sego Palm --
Trouble in paradise --
Ethereal Throne : the spy who never was --
Storm clouds --
The counterspy --
Royal tourist --
Richard Nixon and the Hong Kong hostess --
Anubis --
Endgame --
Eagle Claw --
Red Flower --
The cyberspies --
An afterword.
Responsibility: David Wise.
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For decades, while America obsessed over Soviet spies, China quietly penetrated the highest levels of government. Based on numerous interviews with key insiders at the FBI and CIA as well as with  Read more...

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