SynopsisA story of old betrayal and long-delayed revenge set against the background of the rape of Poland in 1939. The disappearance of Andrew Korwin was one tragedy among many. Twenty-five years later, sightings of Andrew Korwin by a beautiful young woman from New York, claiming to be his niece, raises questions. Why did Korwin, now a respectable businessman, change his name? Why was his partner attacked by trained assassins in Spain? And is Stefanie really the innocent, impulsive American she appears to be? The MI6 investigation must uncover the layers of the double deception that began in 1939.
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A Spy Among Friends - Ben Macintyre
This is another astonishing book from the accomplished biographer, Ben Macintyre, who, with access to newly released MI5 files and previously unseen family papers, and with the cooperation of former officers of MI6 and the CIA, unlocks what is perhaps the last great secret of the Cold War.
Kim Philby was the most notorious British defector and Soviet mole in history. Agent, double agent, traitor and enigma, he betrayed every secret of Allied operations to the Russians in the early years of the Cold War. His two closest friends thought they knew Philby better than anyone, and then discovered they had not known him at all... This is a story of intimate duplicity.