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Good Spy: The Life and Death of Robert Ames

By: Cold War/Ames, Robert/Bird,Kai

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Publisher: BROADWAY BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780307889768

ISBN: 0307889769

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Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB

By: Cold War/Andrew, Christopher

Price: $7.50

Publisher: 3/2/2010

Seller ID: 9780465003105

ISBN: 0465003109

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"The Sword and the Shield" is based on one of the most extraordinary intelligence coups of recent times: a secret archive of top-level KGB documents smuggled out of the Soviet Union which the FBI has described, after close examination, as the "most complete and extensive intelligence ever received from any source." Its presence in the West represents a catastrophic hemorrhage of the KGB's secrets and reveals for the first time the full extent of its worldwide network.Vasili Mitrokhin, a secret dissident who worked in the KGB archive, smuggled out copies of its most highly classified files ever... View more info

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Circle of Treason: A CIA Account of Traitor Aldrich Ames and the Men He Betrayed

By: Cold War/Grimes, Sandra

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Publisher: U S NAVAL INST PR:

Seller ID: 9781591143963

ISBN: 1591143969

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While there have been other books about Aldrich Ames, Circle of Treason is the first account written by CIA agents who were key members of the CIA team that conducted the intense "Ames Mole Hunt." Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille were two of the five principals of the CIA team tasked with hunting one of their own and were directly responsible for identifying Ames as the mole, leading to his arrest and conviction. One of the most destructive traitors in American history, CIA officer Aldrich Ames provided information to the Soviet Union that contributed to the deaths of at least ten ... View more info

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Coming Anarchy, The: Shattering the Dreams of the Post-Cold War

By: Cold War/Kaplan, Robert D.

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Publisher: 10/3/2011

Seller ID: 9780375503542

ISBN: 0375503544

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Battleground Berlin: CIA vs. KGB in the Cold War

By: Cold War/Murphy, David

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Seller ID: 9780300072334

ISBN: 0300072333

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Battleground Berlin is the definitive, insider's account of the espionage warfare in Berlin between CIA and KGB from 1945 to the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961. Two intelligence veterans -- major players on opposite sides of the Cold War -- have joined in an unprecedented collaboration to tell the story. Basing their narrative on personal recollections, interviews with other CIA and KGB officers, and documents never before made public, the authors provide a vast number of new details of CIA's infiltration of the new East German intelligence service; the construction, operation, and un... View more info

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My Silent War: The Autobiography of a Spy

By: Cold War/Philby, Kim

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Seller ID: 9780375759833

ISBN: 0375759832

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In the annals of espionage, one name towers above all others: that of H.A.R. "Kim" Philby, the ringleader of the legendary Cambridge spies. A member of the British establishment, Philby joined the Secret Intelligence Service in 1940, rose to the head of Soviet counterintelligence, and, as MI6's liaison with the CIA and the FBI, betrayed every secret of Allied operations to the Russians, fatally compromising covert actions to roll back the Iron Curtain in the early years of the Cold War. Written from Moscow in 1967, "My Silent War" shook the world and introduced a new archetype in fiction: ... View more info

Russian Job: The Forgotten Story of How America Saved the Soviet Union from Ruin

By: Cold War/Smith, Douglas

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Seller ID: 9780374252960

ISBN: 0374252963

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Empire of Secrets: British Intelligence, the Cold War, and the Twilight of Empir

By: Cold War/Walton, Calder

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Publisher: OVERLOOK:

Seller ID: 9781468307153

ISBN: 1468307150

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Against the backdrop of the Cold War and the looming specter of Soviet dominance in Britain's dwindling colonial possessions, the imperial intelligence service MI5 played a crucial but virtually unseen role in tipping the scales in favor of America and her allies. Working clandestinely behind the scenes, MI5 operatives helped to prop up newly independent states across the globe against a ceaseless campaign of Communist subversion. Though the CIA are often assumed to be the principal actors in the prolonged struggle against the KGB and other Soviet agencies, the so-called "special relationship"... View more info

To Build a Better World: Choices to End the Cold War and Create a Global Commonw

By: Cold War/Zelikow, Philip/Rice

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Seller ID: 9781538764671

ISBN: 1538764679

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A Woman in Berlin: Eight Weeks in the Conquered City

By: Cold/Anonymous

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Seller ID: 9780312426118

ISBN: 0312426119

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A "New York Times Book Review "Editors' Choice For eight weeks in 1945, as Berlin fell to the Russian army, a young woman kept a daily record of life in her apartment building and among its residents. "With bald honesty and brutal lyricism" ("Elle"), the anonymous author depicts her fellow Berliners in all their humanity, as well as their cravenness, corrupted first by hunger and then by the Russians. "Spare and unpredictable, minutely observed and utterly free of self-pity" ("The Plain Dealer, " Cleveland), "A Woman in Berlin" tells of the complex relationship between civilians and an... View more info

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Little War That Shook the World: Georgia, Russia, and the Future of the West

By: Cold/Asmus, Ronald D.

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Publisher: PALGRAVE:

Seller ID: 9780230617735

ISBN: 0230617735

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The brief war between Russia and Georgia in August 2008 seemed to many like an unexpected shot out of the blue that was gone as quickly as it came. Former Assistant Deputy Secretary of State Ronald Asmus contends that it was a conflict that was prepared and planned for some time by Moscow, part of a broader strategy to send a message to the United States: that Russia is going to flex its muscle in the twenty-first century. "A Little War that Shook the World "is a fascinating look at the breakdown of relations between Russia and the West, the decay and decline of the Western Alliance itself,... View more info

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Deep Undercover: My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as a KGB Spy in America

By: Cold/Barsky, Jack

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Seller ID: 9781496416827

ISBN: 1496416821

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When They Come For Us, We'll Be Gone: The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry

By: Cold/Beckerman, Gal

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Publisher: MARINER BOOKS: 4/20/2014

Seller ID: 9780547577470

ISBN: 0547577478

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A "New Yorker" Reviewers' Favorites "Beckerman recounts the historic trajectory of this grand assertion of human rights with passionate clarity and pellucid conviction."--Cynthia Ozick AT THE END OF WORLD WAR II, NEARLY THREE MILLION JEWS WERE TRAPPED INSIDE THE SOVIET UNION. They lived a paradox--unwanted by a repressive Stalinist state, yet forbidden to leave. "When They Come for Us, We'll Be Gone" is the astonishing and inspiring story of their rescue. Drawing on newly released Soviet government documents and hundreds of interviews, Beckerman shows how the movement led to a mass ... View more info

At the Highest Levels the Inside Story of the End of the Cold War

By: Cold/Beschloss, Michael R

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Publisher: 1/11/2016

Seller ID: 9780316092814

ISBN: 0316092819

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Very Principled Boy: The Life of Duncan Lee, Red Spy and Cold Warrior

By: Cold/Bradley, Mark A.

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Publisher: BASIC BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780465030095

ISBN: 0465030092

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Duncan Chaplain Lee was an unlikely traitor. A Rhodes Scholar, patriot, and descendent of one of America's most distinguished families, he was also a communist sympathizer who used his position as aid to intelligence chief "Wild Bill" Donovan to leak critical information to the Soviets during World War II. As intelligence expert Mark A. Bradley reveals, Lee was one of Stalin's most valuable moles in U.S. intelligence, passing the KGB vital information on everything from the D-Day invasion to America's plans for postwar Europe. Outwitting both J. Edgar Hoover and Senator Joseph McCarthy, he esc... View more info

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Candy Bombers: The Untold Story of the Berlin Airlift and America's Finest Hour

By: Cold/Cherny, Andrei

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Publisher: 6/30/2010

Seller ID: 9780399154966

ISBN: 0399154965

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The masterfully told story of the unlikely men who came together to make the Berlin Airlift one of the great military and humanitarian successes of American history. On the sixtieth anniversary of the Berlin Airlift, Andrei Cherny tells a remarkable story with profound implications for the world today. In the tradition of the best narrative storytellers, he brings together newly unclassified documents, unpublished letters and diaries, and fresh primary interviews to tell the story of the ill-assorted group of castoffs and second-stringers who not only saved millions of desperate people fro... View more info

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Spy For All Seasons: My Life in the CIA

By: Cold/Clarridge, Duane R.

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Publisher: FREE PR:

Seller ID: 9780743245364

ISBN: 0743245369

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story--How One Man and His Piano Transformed the

By: Cold/Cliff, Nigel

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Seller ID: 9780062333179

ISBN: 0062333178

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Fourteenth Day: JFK and the Aftermath of the Cuban Missile Crisis: Based on the

By: Cold/Coleman, David G

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Publisher: W W NORTON & CO INC:

Seller ID: 9780393346800

ISBN: 0393346803

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Popular history marks October 28, 1962, as the end of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Yet as JFK's secretly recorded White House tapes reveal, the aftermath of the crisis was a political and diplomatic minefield. The president had to push hard to get Khrushchev to remove Soviet weaponry from Cuba without reigniting the volatile situation, while also tackling midterm elections and press controversy. With a new preface that highlights recently declassified information, historian David G. Coleman puts readers in the Oval Office during the turning point of Kennedy's presidency and the watershed of the C... View more info

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Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA's Clandestine Service

By: Cold/Crumpton, Henry

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Publisher: PENGUIN PR: 11/11/2013

Seller ID: 9781594203343

ISBN: 1594203342

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"A legendary CIA spy and counterterrorism expert tells the spellbinding story of his high-risk, action-packed career while illustrating the growing importance of America's intelligence officers and their secret missions"For a crucial period, Henry Crumpton led the CIA's global covert operations against America's terrorist enemies, including al Qaeda. In the days after 9/11, the CIA tasked Crumpton to organize and lead the Afghanistan campaign. With Crumpton's strategic initiative and bold leadership, from the battlefield to the Oval Office, U.S. and Afghan allies routed al Qaeda and the ... View more info