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The Resource The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War, Ben Macintyre

The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War, Ben Macintyre

Label
The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War
Title
The spy and the traitor
Title remainder
the greatest espionage story of the Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Ben Macintyre
Title variation
Greatest espionage story of the Cold War
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the story of Russian intelligence operative Oleg Gordievsky, revealing how his secret work as an undercover MI6 informant helped hasten the end of the Cold War
Summary
Traces the story of Russian intelligence operative Oleg Gordievsky, revealing how his secret work as an undercover MI6 informant helped hasten the end of the Cold War.
Tone
Writing style
Award
Gold Dagger Award for Best Nonfiction of the Year, 2019.
Biography type
individual biography
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10692312
Cataloging source
SRC
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1963-
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Macintyre, Ben
Dewey number
  • 327.120972092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Gordievsky, Oleg
  • Soviet Union
  • Gordievsky, Oleg
  • Soviet Union
  • Cold War (1945-1989)
  • Spies
  • Intelligence service
  • Cold War
  • Large type books
  • Intelligence service
  • Large type books
  • Spies
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the greatest espionage story of the Cold War
Label
The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War, Ben Macintyre
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-534) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Operation RYAN
  • Koba
  • Mr Collins and Mrs Thatcher
  • Russian roulette
  • Cat and mouse
  • The dry-cleaner
  • Friday, 19 July
  • Finlandia
  • Passport for Pimlico
  • Codenames and aliases
  • Introduction: 19 May 1985
  • Acknowledgements
  • The KGB
  • Uncle Gormsson
  • SUNBEAM
  • Green ink and microfilm
  • A plastic bag and a Mars bar
  • Agent boot
  • The safe house
Control code
on1052763966
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
xii, 559 pages (large print), 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984841537
Lccn
2018300866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1052763966
Label
The spy and the traitor : the greatest espionage story of the Cold War, Ben Macintyre
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-534) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Operation RYAN
  • Koba
  • Mr Collins and Mrs Thatcher
  • Russian roulette
  • Cat and mouse
  • The dry-cleaner
  • Friday, 19 July
  • Finlandia
  • Passport for Pimlico
  • Codenames and aliases
  • Introduction: 19 May 1985
  • Acknowledgements
  • The KGB
  • Uncle Gormsson
  • SUNBEAM
  • Green ink and microfilm
  • A plastic bag and a Mars bar
  • Agent boot
  • The safe house
Control code
on1052763966
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First large print edition.
Extent
xii, 559 pages (large print), 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781984841537
Lccn
2018300866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)1052763966

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