Category Archives: Espionage

Winter: The Tragic Story of a Berlin Family 1899-1945

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By Len Deighton

 In this gripping prelude to the Game, Set, Match trilogy, spies usually are not born--they're made. Winter tells the tale of a Berlin relatives divided. brothers, Peter and Paul wintry weather, got here of age in the course of the nice warfare; then as Hitler's energy spreads via Germany threatening a brand new period of violence, the brothers are pushed aside by way of differing morals and pursuits. Meticulously researched, this allegory of a country at odds with itself paints a super portrait of the German zeitgeist in the course of these turbulent years, and gives a robust depiction of the increase of the 3rd Reich.

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Mossad: The Greatest Missions of the Israeli Secret Service

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By Nissim Mishal

"This e-book tells what must have been identified and isn't—that Israel's hidden strength is as bold as its famous actual strength."
— Israeli President Shimon Peres

For a long time, Israel's popular safety arm, the Mossad, has been well known because the most sensible intelligence provider on this planet. In Mossad, authors Michael Bar-Zohar and Nissim Mishal take us in the back of the closed curtain with riveting, eye-opening, boots-on-the-ground bills of the main risky, most vital missions within the agency's 60-year historical past. those are genuine Mission: Impossible precise tales brimming with high-octane action—from the breathtaking catch of Nazi executioner Adolph Eichmann to the new removal of key Iranian nuclear scientists. a person who's interested by the area of overseas espionage, intelligence, and covert "Black-Ops" struggle will locate Mossad electrifying reading.

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Hunted

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By Emlyn Rees

Danny Shanklin wakes up slumped throughout a desk in a London resort room he is by no means obvious sooner than. he is donning a black balaclava, a pink tracksuit and a new pair of Nikes. there is a faceless useless guy at the ground and Danny's received a high-powered rifle strapped to his arms. He hears sirens and stumbles to the window to work out a burning limousine and our bodies all around the highway. The police are ultimate in. he is been arrange. they're coming for him...With purely his tech help buddy, the child, for backup, Danny units out on a nail-biting odyssey although the panicked urban streets, in a determined bid to flee, safeguard the folks he loves, and music down the terrorists who set him up - and cause them to pay. yet with 500,000 CCTV cameras, 33,000 police officers, nine intelligence organisations, and dozens of television information channels all scorching on his tail, simply how lengthy will THIS one blameless guy be capable to survive?'

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Zoo Station (A John Russell WWII Spy Thriller)

| November 6, 2016 | admin | 0

By David Downing

Through 1939, Anglo-American journalist John Russell has spent over a decade in Berlin, the place his son lives together with his mom. He writes human-interest items for British and American papers, averting the investigative journalism that may get him deported. yet as global struggle II ways, he faces having to depart his son in addition to his female friend of a number of years, a gorgeous German starlet.

When an acquaintance from his previous communist days methods him to perform a little paintings for the Soviets, Russell is reluctant, yet he's not able to withstand the provide. He turns into fascinated about different harmful actions, supporting a Jewish relations and a made up our minds younger American reporter. while the British and the Nazis realize his involvement with the Soviets, Russell is dragged into the murky international of warring intelligence prone.

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Afghan Storm (Nick Woods)

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By Stan R. Mitchell

Nick Woods and your favourite participants of S3 (Marcus, Truck, and purple) plunge again into motion back. This time he and his workforce are deployed to Afghanistan, the place the Taliban is poised to grab the capital urban of Kabul and take over the rustic for sturdy.

The Taliban is definitely led by means of a powerful religious warrior, and, making issues worse, America's political management is in poor health of making an investment males and assets right into a struggle that is now lasted 15 years. Nick and the approximately 50 contributors of safeguard, guard, and protect are despatched to by some means have the option to circumvent the looming probability. regrettably for them, they will quickly discover that they are scuffling with greater than simply the Taliban.

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Funeral in Berlin

| November 6, 2016 | admin | 0

By Len Deighton

A ferociously cool chilly struggle mystery from the writer of The Ipcress File.

Len Deighton’s 3rd novel has turn into a vintage, as compelling and suspenseful now as whilst it first exploded directly to the bestseller lists.

In Berlin, the place neither aspect of the wall is secure, Colonel Stok of purple military protection is ready to promote an enormous Russian scientist to the West – for a value. British intelligence are keen to pay, offering their very own best undercover agent is in Berlin to behave as go-between. however it quickly turns into obvious that in the back of the facade of an difficult mock funeral lies a online game of lethal manoeuvres and ruthless strategies. A online game within which the blood-stained legacy of Nazi Germany is enmeshed within the problematic strikes of chilly battle espionage…

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The Removers (Matt Helm, Book 3)

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By Donald Hamilton

Book three of 27 within the sequence. 2013 retail epub of the radical which was once first published in 1961. The sequence is being slowly published as first-time ebooks by means of Titan Books one after the other starting in 2013. on the present price e-book 27 may be out in book structure in 2017.

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A 12 months after having been reactivated, Matt Helm gets a message from his ex-wife, soliciting for his reduction. The chance is an enemy agent named Martel, disguised as a mob hitman. to guard his family members, Helm needs to "remove" the hazard ahead of his personal teenagers pay the last word expense.

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The Miernik Dossier

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By Charles McCarry

Review
'Arguably the best glossy American undercover agent story' -- big apple occasions. 'Charles McCarry is the simplest sleek author just about intrigue - via the breadth of Alan Furst, through the fathom of Eric Ambler, by way of any measure' --P.J. O'Rourke

'Intelligent and enthralling... beautifully constructed... totally convincing' -- Eric Ambler. 'Absorbing, intelligent... actual entertainment' --New Yorker

'McCarry's thrillers relatively thrill, his political perception is praised via senior politicians and his erudition, adventure and stable writing flip undercover agent tales into literature. McCarry and his dynamic alter-egos wipe the ground with the opposition' --Telegraph
About the Author
Charles McCarry is the writer, such a lot lately, of the severely acclaimed mystery 'Christopher's Ghosts'. His different much-praised novels comprise 'The Tears of Autumn', 'The final Supper' and 'Old Boys'. through the chilly conflict he used to be an intelligence officer working below deep hide in Europe, Africa and Asia.

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The Bletchley Park Codebreakers (Dialogue Espionage Classics)

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By Michael Smith

Bletchley Park used to be the positioning of Britain's major decryption heart, the govt. Code and Cypher university. This outstanding ebook comprises essays by way of a few of Britain’s most popular historians and lecturers and strains the legacy of Bletchley Park from the leading edge paintings which resulted in the breaking of Enigma and different wartime codes to the discovery of contemporary computing and its effect on chilly warfare codebreaking.

Crucially, it additionally positive factors contributions from former Bletchley Park codebreakers, whose own recollections and intensely human tales of existence and paintings in wartime Bletchley make compelling reading.

Michael Smith is the writer of Killer Elite.

Ralph Erskine is certainly one of Britain’s prime historians of wartime codebreaking.

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The Queen's Agent: Sir Francis Walsingham and the Rise of Espionage in Elizabethan England

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A alluring precise tale that chronicles the exploits of Sir Francis Walsingham―the first nice English spymaster and the guy who kept Elizabeth's regime and the country’s independence.

Elizabeth I got here to the throne at a time of lack of confidence and unrest. competitors threatened her reign; England used to be a Protestant island, remoted in a sea of Catholic international locations. Spain plotted an invasion, yet Elizabeth's Secretary, Sir Francis Walsingham, used to be ready to do no matter what it took to guard her. He ran a community of brokers in England and Europe who supplied him with information regarding invasions or assassination plots. He recruited most probably younger males and 'turned' others. He inspired Elizabeth to make battle opposed to the Catholic Irish rebels, with severe brutality, and oversaw the execution of Mary Queen of Scots.  

The Queen's Agent is a narrative of mystery brokers, cryptic codes and inventive plots, set in a turbulent interval of England's heritage. it's also the tale of a guy dedicated to his queen, sacrificing his each waking hour to save lots of the threatened English state.

forty Pages of colour and B&W Illustrations

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