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London Match

By Len Deighton

Long-awaited reissue of the ultimate a part of the vintage undercover agent trilogy, video game, SET and fit, whilst the Berlin Wall divided not only a urban yet a world.

The secret agent who’s within the transparent doesn’t exist…

Bernard Samson was hoping they’d positioned Elvira Miller at the back of bars. She acknowledged she have been silly, however it didn’t minimize any ice with Bernard. She was once a KGB-trained agent and stupidity was once no excuse.

There was once one troubling factor approximately Mrs Miller’s confession - anything approximately codewords the place there must have been one. The finger of suspicion pointed instantly again to London.

And that was once the place defector Erich Stinnes was once locked up, refusing to assert anything.

Bernard had obtained him to London; now he needed to get him to talk…

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The CIA in Hollywood: How the Agency Shapes Film and Television

"Jenkins's ebook increases critical moral and felony questions about the connection among the CIA and Hollywood and the level to which we eat propaganda from one in the course of the different. . . . may still the CIA be approved to focus on American public opinion? If our artists do not confront [the query] extra without delay, and shortly, the organization will merely proceed to infiltrate our susceptible movie and tv screens—and our minds." —Tom Hayden, Los Angeles assessment of Books

"The publication makes a robust case that the CIA shouldn't be in Hollywood in any respect, yet that whether it is, it can't choose and select which videos it needs to help. good written and researched, this research examines an issue that has now not got adequate scholarly or severe cognizance. hugely recommended." —Choice

"A interesting, hugely readable, and unique new paintings. . . . Incorporating powerful, illustrative case reviews, The CIA in Hollywood is well prompt to scholars of movie, media relatives, the CIA, and U.S. interagency relations." —H-Net Reviews

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Spy: The Inside Story of How the FBI's Robert Hanssen Betrayed America

By David Wise

Spy tells, for the 1st time, the total, authoritative tale of the way FBI agent Robert Hanssen, code identify grayday, spied for Russia for twenty-two years in what has been referred to as the “worst intelligence catastrophe in U.S. history”–and how he was once eventually stuck in an enormous gambit by means of U.S. intelligence.

David clever, the nation’s best espionage author, has known as on his distinctive wisdom and unequalled intelligence assets to write down the definitive, inside of tale of the way Robert Hanssen betrayed his nation, and why.

Spy finally finds the brain and explanations of a guy who was once a jogging paradox: FBI counterspy, KGB mole, religious Catholic, obsessed pornographer who secretly televised himself and his spouse having intercourse in order that his ally may perhaps watch, defender of kinfolk values, fable James Bond who took a stripper to Hong Kong and carried a computing device gun in his automobile trunk.

Brimming with startling new info bound to make headlines, Spy discloses:

-the formerly untold tale of ways the FBI obtained the particular dossier on Robert Hanssen out of KGB headquarters in Moscow for $7 million in an exceptional operation that resulted in Hanssen’s arrest.

-how for 3 years, the FBI pursued a CIA officer, code identify grey deceiver, within the wrong trust that he used to be the mole they have been looking inside of U.S. intelligence. The blameless officer used to be accused as a undercover agent and suspended via the CIA for almost years.

-why Hanssen spied, according to particular interviews with Dr. David L. Charney, the psychiatrist who met with Hanssen in his prison telephone greater than thirty instances. Hanssen, in a unprecedented association, licensed Charney to speak to the author.

-the complete tale of Robert Hanssen’s extraordinary intercourse existence, together with the hidden video digital camera he arrange in his bed room and the way he plotted to drug his spouse, Bonnie, in order that his ally may perhaps father her child.

- how Hanssen and the CIA’s Aldrich Ames betrayed 3 Russians secretly spying for the FBI–including tophat, a Soviet general–who have been then achieved by means of Moscow.

-that after Hanssen used to be already operating for the KGB, he directed a learn of moles within the FBI when–as he on my own knew–he was once the mole.

Robert Hanssen betrayed the FBI. He betrayed his state. He betrayed his spouse. He betrayed his young children. He betrayed his ally, providing him as much as the KGB. He betrayed his God. so much of all, he betrayed himself. in basic terms David clever may inform the striking, complete tale, and he does so, in masterly type, in Spy.

From the Hardcover edition.

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By Order of the President (Presidential Agent Novels)

By W.E.B. Griffin

Whilst a leased Boeing 727 is violently hijacked from Angola and flown to components unknown, the President turns to an outsider—Major Carlos Guillermo Castillo—for solutions. A pilot, West aspect graduate, and veteran of desolate tract hurricane, Castillo has a pointy eye for the facts—and the reality at the back of them. In Africa, he's helped and hindered via unforeseen allies and ruthless enemies, and starts to untangle a plot of bad dimensions—a plot that, until Castillo acts fast, will finish very, very badly.

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Ark Angel (Alex Rider Adventure)

By Anthony Horowitz

The sniper’s bullet approximately killed him. yet Alex Rider controlled to outlive . . . simply in time for extra difficulty to return his means. while kidnappers try to grasp a fellow sufferer from the specific sanatorium the place Alex is convalescing, he understands he has to prevent him. however the boy he saves isn't any usual sufferer: he's the son of Nikolai Drevin, one of many richest males on the planet. The eccentric billionaire has been special by means of strength 3, a gaggle of eco-terrorists who declare his undertaking Ark Angel—the first luxurious inn in outer space—is a chance to the surroundings. quickly Alex discovers that strength 3 will cease at not anything to smash Ark Angel, whether it skill sending 400 a whole lot molten glass and metal hurtling right down to Earth and killing hundreds of thousands . . . except Alex can cease them.

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Routledge Companion to Intelligence Studies (Routledge Companions)

The Routledge better half to Intelligence Studies presents a large evaluate of the growing to be box of intelligence studies.

The contemporary progress of curiosity in intelligence and protection reports has resulted in an elevated call for for well known depictions of intelligence and reference works to give an explanation for the structure and underpinnings of intelligence task. Divided into 5 finished sections, this Companion provides a powerful survey of the state of the art examine within the box of intelligence studies:

  • Part I:
  • The evolution of intelligence reviews;

  • Part II:
  • Abstract ways to intelligence;

  • Part III:
  • Historical methods to intelligence;

  • Part IV:
  • Systems of intelligence;

  • Part V:
  • Contemporary demanding situations.

With a huge specialise in the origins, practices and nature of intelligence, the booklet not just addresses classical concerns, but in addition examines issues of modern curiosity in safety experiences. The overarching target is to bare the wealthy tapestry of intelligence reviews in either a cosmopolitan and obtainable method.

This spouse could be crucial examining for college students of intelligence stories and strategic reviews, and hugely urged for college students of defence experiences, overseas coverage, chilly warfare reports, international relations and diplomacy often.

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Scorpia Rising (Alex Rider)

By Anthony Horowitz

Don't pass over the ultimate Alex Rider venture - now in paperback!

Scorpia has dogged Alex Rider for many of his existence. They killed his mom and dad, they did their most sensible to con Alex into turning traitor, they usually simply retain coming again with extra strength. Now the world's most threatening Revolutionary Organization 17 November is fidgeting with hearth within the world's so much flamable land: the center East. not anyone understands Scorpia like Alex. And nobody is familiar with how top to get to Alex like Scorpia. previously.

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The Little Drummer Girl: A Novel

From the New York Times bestselling writer of A soft Truth and Our form of Traitor is quickly to be a massive movie starring Ewan McGregor

The Pigeon Tunnel, John le Carré's first paintings of non-fiction, will be to be had from Viking in September 2016

"You are looking to capture the lion, first you tether the goat."

On vacation in Mykonos, Charlie wishes in basic terms sunny days and a quick break out from England’s bourgeois dreariness. Then a good-looking stranger lures the aspiring actress clear of her pals—but his intentions are faraway from romantic. Joseph is an Israeli intelligence officer, and Charlie has been wooed to flush out the chief of a Palestinian terrorist staff accountable for a string of lethal bombings. nonetheless doubtful of her personal allegiances, she debuts within the function of an entire life as a double agent within the “theatre of the real.”
 
Haunting and deeply atmospheric, John le Carré’s The Little Drummer woman is a virtuoso functionality and a strong exam of morality and justice.
 
With an creation by way of the writer.

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