Espionage & secret services

    Germany's Covert War in the Middle East

    By Curt Prufer

    Hardback £66.21

    On the brink of World War I, Germany was often depicted by Allied propagandists as an evil puppet master manipulating the Ottoman Empire. Behind closed doors, however, the Ottomans worked hard to exploit their alliance with Germany as a means of reviving the empire's former strength and glory.

    Misdefending the Realm

    By Antony Percy

    Paperback £18.46

    It is well known that the Soviet Union successfully infiltrated the UK government in the years leading up to WW2, but until now, not quite how. Exploiting recently declassified material, Antony Percy here reveals how the USSR caught up so swiftly with Western expertise and weaponry, and so played such...

    Ghosts of Langley

    By John Prados

    Hardback £17.46

    The Ghosts of Langley is the story of spymasters, their minions, and the ways in which the Central Intelligence Agency changed the world we see. This is a story of determined men and women who believed in their mission, followed White House orders, and sometimes made them up.

    SOE in the Low Countries

    By M. R. D. Foot

    Paperback £13.85

    `One of the great classics of espionage and special operations' Nigel West by 'the pre-eminent historian of SOE' Antony Beevor.

    Eitingons

    By Mary-Kay Wilmers

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    He was rich, secretive and - through his friendship with a famous Russian singer - implicated in the abduction of a white Russian general in Paris in 1937. Motty Eitingon was a New York fur dealer whose connections with the Soviet Union made him the largest trader in the world.

    Secret Twenties

    By Timothy Phillips

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    A thrilling true story of espionage and counterespionage between the Soviets and the British during London's Roaring Twenties

    Maverick Spy

    By Hamish MacGibbon

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    A few years before he died, James MacGibbon confessed to his closest family members that he had spied for the Soviet Union during World War II.

    FBI in Latin America

    By Marc Becker

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    The largely unknown story of the FBI's surveillance operations in Latin America during the 1940s provides new insights into leftist organizations and the nature of the U.S.'s imperial ambitions in the western hemisphere.

    Man with the Poison Gun

    By Serhii Plokhy

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    The true story that inspired The Man with the Golden Gun by Ian Fleming

    Rebellion in the Reign of Charles II

    By Julian Whitehead

    Hardback £17.46

    Describes the sinister and murky world of espionage, plots and treason in the Restoration period.

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