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The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War – Ben Macintyre – 2018

Follow cold war KGB agent Oleg Gordievsky recruited by MI6 British intelligence who spied for more than a decade revealing a myriad of secrets that helped to hasten the end to the cold war. This true story reads like a thriller as our spy takes one risk after another to help the west fully grasp the actions and culture of the Soviet Union.

You will be amazed at how close the Soviets came to launching a first strike nuclear attack in the early 80’s under paranoid General Secretary Yuri Andropov. The intrigue will keep you on the edge of your chair.

If like spy stories  — real ones—you will love this!

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