Espionage > KGB

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    Mesmerized by Gayle Lynds

An ambitious young attorney on her way to the stop, Beth Convey is miraculously saved from death by emergency heart transplant surgery, only to find herself tormented by mysterious visions and memories belonging to her heart's previous owner, visions that drawn her into a deadly conspiracy of former KGB agents intent on overthrowing the Russian government.

Year: 2001
Genre: ConspiracyKGB

    A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre

Who was Kim Philby? Those closest to him--like his fellow MI6 officer and best friend since childhood, Nicholas Elliot, and the CIA's head of counterintelligence, James Jesus Angleton--knew him as a loyal confidant and an unshakeable patriot. Philby was a brilliant and charming man who rose to head Britain's counterintelligence against the Soviet Union. Together with Elliott and Angleton he stood on the front lines of the Cold War, holding Communism at bay. But he was secretly betraying them both: He was working for the Russians the entire time.

Year: 2014
Genre: Cold War EspionageKGBMI6

    The Spy and the Traitor by Ben Macintyre

If anyone could be considered a Russian counterpart to the infamous British double-agent Kim Philby, it was Oleg Gordievsky. The son of two KGB agents and the product of the best Soviet institutions, the savvy, sophisticated Gordievsky grew to see his nation's communism as both criminal and philistine. He took his first posting for Russian intelligence in 1968 and eventually became the Soviet Union's top man in London, but from 1973 on he was secretly working for MI6.

Year: 2018
Genre: Cold War EspionageKGBMI6

 

 

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2001Mesmerized by Gayle Lynds Conspiracy, KGB
2014A Spy Among Friends by Ben Macintyre Cold War Espionage, KGB, MI6, Non-Fiction
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
2018The Spy and the Traitor by Ben Macintyre Cold War Espionage, KGB, MI6, Non-Fiction
The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War

 

 

 


 

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