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Published: 11 December 2014

832 Pages | 25 black and white halftones


ISBN: 9780199656585

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Stalin's Agent

The Life and Death of Alexander Orlov

Boris Volodarsky

  • The history of the biggest KGB deception of all time
  • The true story behind 'General Alexander Orlov', Stalinist henchman, controller of Kim Philby, and famous Soviet 'defector'
  • An intriguing tale of Russian espionage and deception, stretching from the time of Lenin to the Putin era
  • Throws a new light on many other Soviet intelligence operations of the time
  • Reveals a completely fresh perspective on the activities of Philby and the 'Cambridge Five'

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