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Soviet spies

the story of Russian espionage in North America, by Richard Hirsch.

by Hirsch, Richard

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Published by Duell, Sloan and Pearce in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.,
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Spies,
    • Secret service -- Soviet Union,
    • Treason -- Canada

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1034 .H5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination92, [4] p.
      Number of Pages92
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6511830M
      LC Control Number47003231
      OCLC/WorldCa2743331

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Soviet spies by Hirsch, Richard Download PDF EPUB FB2

See also: Category:Russian spies. This category should list people who have been notably convicted or accused of committing espionage for the Soviet Union or have confessed to spying for the Soviet Union. Following categorization guidelines wherever possible, people should be placed into the narrowest of the suitable subcategories below rather.

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This book is a tip of the iceberg, but what a tip!Cited by: 1. First efforts. During the s Soviet intelligence focused on military and industrial espionage in Britain, France, Germany, and the United States, specifically in the aircraft and munitions industries, in order to industrialize and compete with Western powers, as well as strengthening the Soviet armed forces.

Browder and Golos networks. One chief aim was the infiltration. Ratline is the documented history about the mechanisms by which thousands of other Nazi war criminals fled to the remotest parts of the globe--including quite possibly Adolf Hitler.

It is a story involving Soviet spies, Nazi priests, and a network of Catholic monasteries and safe houses known as the rat line. The name of one priest in particular, Monsignor 4/4(57).

A new book claiming the White House of wartime U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt was rife with Soviet spies and sympathizers has American conservatives waxing lyrical as liberals heap scorn on.

Too true, and SPIES: The Secret Showdown Between America and Russia (Little, Brown, pp., $; ages 12 and up), his terse Y.A. account of the silent war of Soviet-American espionage, does an. The inspiration of this book was the release by the National Security Agency of intercepted and decrypted communications between Soviet spies and their spymasters.

The authors do talk about the very well connected Soviet spy, Michael Straight, who as publisher of The New Republic hired Henry Wallace as editor, but they have no reference to the extremely revealing biography Last of the Cold War Spies: The Life of Michael Straight, by Australian journalist Roland s that is because Perry, like Levine in his similarly.

The book confirms, among many other things, that Alger Hiss cooperated with Soviet intelligence over a long period of years, that journalist I. Stone worked on behalf of the KGB in the s, and that Robert Oppenheimer was never recruited by Soviet intelligence.

Spies also uncovers numerous American spies who were never even under suspicion. Levenda, Peter (). Ratline: Soviet Spies, Nazi Priests, and the Disappearance of Adolf Hitler (Kindle Locations ). Nicolas-Hays, Inc. Kindle Edition. What a virtuous man to devote the rest of his life to such an endeavor (sic).

God's work indeed!4/5. Buy a cheap copy of Spies in the Vatican: The Soviet Union's book by John Koehler. The shocking history of the Soviet Union’s espionage campaign against the Catholic y infamous for the arbitrary, paranoid persecution of its own Free shipping over $/5(5).

Nazi scientists who produced chemical weapons for Adolf Hitler were hired by the United States to fight the Cold War, and helped U.S.

intelligence test LSD and other interrogation techniques on captured Soviet spies, according to a book by U.S.

journalist Annie Jacobsen published this week. Related Articles. Ratline: Soviet Spies, Nazi Priests, and the Disappearance of Adolf Hitler is a fascinating yet deeply disturbing read. For years, information has been trickling out about the extent of the assistance provided to escaping Nazis by various groups ranging from Catholic priests to.

The Kremlin Connection A new study of Soviet espionage in America before the cold war makes some surprising revelations. New York Times Book Review January 3, By JOSEPH E. PERSICO In Decemberthe legendary broadcast journalist Edward R.

Murrow went on the air to deplore the death of Laurence Duggan, a former State Department official. The book confirms, among many other things, that Alger Hiss cooperated with Soviet intelligence over a long period of years, that journalist I.

Stone worked on behalf of the KGB in the s, and that Robert Oppenheimer was never recruited by Soviet intelligence. Spies also uncovers numerous American spies who were never even under suspicion Brand: Yale University Press.

In fact, Melita Norwood was the Soviet Union’s longest-serving British spy. From World War II through the Cold War, she stole nuclear secrets from the office where she worked as a secretary and Author: Becky Little. The exchange depicted in Bridge Of Spies and made possible by Donovan's work is the first and most famous one to have taken place there.

Whittell's book was published in and carries the Author: Sage Young. SPIES: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE KGB By John Earl Haynes, Harvey Klehr and Alexander Vassiliev Yale University Press, $35, pages REVIEWED BY JOSEPH C.

GOULDEN. Welcome to what should — but. The management of the spies Percy Glading and John Herbert King, and their discovery by British counter-espionage, were interesting examples of the contest between Soviet intelligence and the British security authorities, which highlighted the strengths and weaknesses of both sides in a basically unequal by: 2.

The Soviet spies by Hirsch, Richard; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Secret service, Spies, Treason, Accessible book; Places: Canada, Soviet Union. The new book “Best of Enemies Posing as a Soviet diplomat, his mission was to recruit CIA and FBI agents as spies, using his athletic ability to meet movers and shakers on DC tennis and.

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This first comprehensive analysis of the 3, telegrams between Soviet spies in the US and their superiors in Moscow, decoded shortly after WWII, may well, as the authors believe, "change the way we.