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In this rapid-paced publication, a former CIA leader of Soviet bloc counterintelligence breaks open the mysterious case of KGB officer Yuri Nosenko’s 1964 defection to the U.S.. nonetheless a hugely debatable bankruptcy within the historical past of chilly battle espionage, the Nosenko affair has encouraged debate for greater than 40 years: used to be Nosenko a bona fide defector with the true information regarding Lee Harvey Oswald’s remain in Soviet Russia, or used to be he a KGB loyalist, engaged in a posh video game of deception?
As manager of CIA operations opposed to the KGB on the time, Tennent H. Bagley without delay dealt with Nosenko’s case. This insider wisdom, mixed with details gleaned from dozens of interviews with former KGB adversaries, locations Bagley in a uniquely authoritative place. He publications the reader step-by-step during the complex operations surrounding the Nosenko affair and shatters the cozy model of occasions the CIA has awarded to the general public. Bagley unveils not just the KGB’s historical past of cruel and bloody betrayals but in addition the life of undiscovered traitors within the American camp. Shining new gentle at the CIA-KGB undercover agent wars, he invitations deeper brooding about the historical past of espionage and its implications for the intelligence group today.

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